Overview

Country:  Cameroon
Location: Kumba
Dates:  September 2019
Project Length: 14 Days
Project ID: 1988
Producer: Michelle Scott

ABOUT THE PARTNER

This non-governmental organization’s mission is to promote private/public partnership within rural areas of southwestern Cameroon. The organization addresses issues such as agricultural development, food security, biodiveristy and conservation, water and sanitation infrastructure, women and youth and empowerment, and tourism initiatives.

SDGs: 1, 5, 6, 11, 15, 17   

aSSIGNMENT DETAILS

The incumbent will work in several project sites. In particular, the itinerary involves documenting the site of a proposed wildlife sanctuary, documenting water and sanitation projects, and documenting agricultural research initiatives. This project will also include delivering a workshop on basic camera skills for NGO staff.  

Essential

  • Proficient in photography and photojournalism  

  • Understanding and appreciation for different cultures and ways of life  

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills  

  • Ability to work in areas experiencing potential political unrest  

  • 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. 

 Desirable

  • Experience in overseas development  

  • Experience travelling abroad in developing nations 

  • Workshop facilitation/teaching experience 

 

ASSIGNMENT COST

$ 2815 USD

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