Overview

ID: Uganda - 1951
Location: Kampala and Jinja
Dates: Flexible
Project Length: 14 days
Producer: Myroslava Stadnyk

ABOUT our community PARTNER

Established in 2016, this organization’s mission is to give the most vulnerable refugees and host children the best possible opportunities for growth. They want these children to grow up with confidence and a mission for their future. Therefore, they want them to be protected, educated and integrated into society.

The organization’s main activities/projects include: working with boarding schools for refugee and vulnerable children in Kampala; soliciting funds to sponsor vulnerable children’s education; providing accommodations for 50 refugees and vulnerable host children in Kampala; purchase and supply the beneficiaries with scholastic materials; engage the children in extracurricular activities during holidays; providing psycho-social support to refugee children.

SDGs: poverty reduction (1); ensure health and well-being (3); ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote life-long opportunity for learning (4); gender equality (5); descent work and economic growth (8).

assignment DETAILS

You will attend orientation, meet the organization’s Director and staff, as well as the children at their centre. The images will be used for fundraising purposes, their website, as well as communication materials and social media updates. The organization would like to use the individual photos of the children for their sponsorship program and other promotions of the organization in the media.

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • Proficient in photo-documentary/photojournalism (and videography)

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

  • Adaptable to new and different situations, flexible and patient

  • Respect to cultural sensitivity as you will be working with vulnerable people on sensitive topics 

 Desirable

  • Experience in overseas development

    Experience travelling abroad in developing nations

 

 

 

assignment cost

$2921

Click here to learn about what cost cover. Don’t worry, you can fundraise to cover these and other approved costs on our platform.

APPLY

Use your Member Login to select and apply for this Assignment below. Not a member yet? Sign up here.


OTHER open assignments