Country: South Africa
Location: Johannesburg and Pretoria
Dates: Anytime (however, the organization will need 6-10 months to prepare for the project)
Project Length: 14 days
Application Deadline: OPEN
Project ID: 1837
ABOUT THE PARTNER PROJECT
This non-governmental local organization (NGO) offers a creative solution to South Africa’s education crisis. It is a co-action, co-learning partnership between school principals and business leaders – enabling social cohesion through partnership, and empowering principals to become change-larders in their schools and communities. The NGO facilitates cross-sectional reciprocal partnerships between businesses, government, and the social sector.
The volunteer will visit several project sites/schools in order to tell unique stories experiences at each school to further inform society at large about the great initiatives offered by the NGO. The images will be published on the NGO’s website and social media platforms.
Proficient in photography and photography software
Understanding and appreciation for different cultures and ways of life
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
Goal-oriented and highly organized
Open to new experiences
Storytelling - Must submit a minimum of one (1) article 800-1000 words upon completion of the project, to complement the images/footage of this assignment.
Worked with children/school environment
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