Overview

Country: Rwanda
Location: Kigali
Dates: January – June 2019; March 2019 is preferred
Project Length: 14 days
Application Deadline: TBD
Project ID: 1909

ABOUT THE PARTNER PROJECT

This organization’s mission is to empower people with physical impairment. They focus on general education knowledge and employment for youth and adults living with disabilities in Rwanda. Their goals also include education for children with parents with disabilities; and reducing inequality.

PROJECT DETAILS

The photographer will attend Monday to Thursday classes in Kigali at the NGO, getting to know the beneficiaries, documenting their work and also learning with them how to work with traditional and hand-made products. He/she will also visit several project sites/programs – including: yoga, weaving and English classes. The photographer will also visit the nearby villages, where the NGO holds their programs for women. The organization would like to use the photos on social media, website, promotional materials and fundraising purposes.

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • Proficient in photo-documentary/photojournalism

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

  • Open to new experiences 

 Desirable

  • Experience in overseas development and travelling in developing nations 

 

PROGRAM FEE

$2,269 USD

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