Overview

Country: Kenya
Location: Kisumu (and nearby areas)
Dates: July-Sept. or Nov. 2019
Project Length:  14 days
Project ID: 1992
Producer: Myroslava Stadnyk

ABOUT THE partner

Established in 2004, this organization’s mission is to activate social solidarity, agriculture, technology, environmental sustainability to turn the tides against the effects of HIV/AIDS on the people of Asembo. Their main goals include: eradicating illiteracy and ignorance of health through education; increasing food production and income through sustainable agriculture; improving the health of the community members in both preventative and curative measure; empowering women and youth with emphasis on girl-child. 

SDGs: No poverty, good health and well-being, gender equality 

assignment DETAILS

Upon arrival at Kisumu, the Associate will be introduced to the organization’s staff and volunteers. He/she will be provided with project orientation, and visit several projects sites, such as: seamstresses and cultural project, the fishermen project, primary and secondary schools around the Manyatta Slum, women and youth project, farms/microfinance project. 

The images will be used for social media, donors/supporters materials, website.  

During the project, the Associate will be required to organize a workshop for the NGO’s team on photography and storytelling. 

QUALIFICATIONS

 Desirable

  • Videography 

  • Experience in overseas development and travelling abroad in developing nations 

Essential

  • Storytelling - Must submit a minimum of one (1) original article, 800-1000 words upon completion of the project, to complement the images/footage of this assignment.   

  • Proficient in photo-documentary/photojournalism  

  • Teaching/workshop facilitator skills – PWB CAMERA PROGRAM PROJECT! 

  • Experience using editing software (Photoshop, InDesign) 

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills 

  • Adaptable to new and different situations, flexible and patient 

  • Respect to cultural sensitivity  

assignment cost

$ 3011

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