Overview

Country: Uganda
Location: Jinja District
Dates: Uganda April 2018
Project Length: 7-10 days
Application Deadline:
Project ID: 1801/1802

ABOUT THE PARTNER PROJECT

Established in 2002, this nonprofit organization is dedicated to planting fruitful trees and plants to alleviate world hunger, combat climate change, strengthen communities, and improve the surrounding air, soil, and water. Fruit trees heal the environment by cleaning the air, improving soil quality, preventing erosion, creating animal habitat, sustaining valuable water sources, and providing healthy nutrition. 

PROJECT DETAILS

The focus will be documenting this Organization’s work at approximately 10 various projects/ individual orchard plantings and/or distributions. Orchards include both school and community plantings.  As well there will be an accompanying arborist-led horticultural workshop that will require documentation.  

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • Experience in photo-documentary or photojournalism
  • Proficient in videography
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Physical fitness to withstand hot and humid conditions when documenting field work
  • Adaptable to new and different situations, flexible and patient

 Desirable

  • Some familiarity with Spanish (El Salvador) or Swahili (Uganda)
  • Experience in overseas development
  • Experience travelling abroad in developing nations

 

PROGRAM FEE

$ 1,560 USD

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