Country: Macedonia
Location: Skopje,
Dates: Second half of September - Beginning of October 2019
Project Length: 14 days
Project ID: 1949
Producer: Myroslava Stadnyk

ABOUT THE charity

This organization’s mission is to empower young people to take active participation in the development of their own community through social and youth activism as a powerful tool to change and response to their own or the needs of the community. The goals include: initiate personal development of young people through work and non-formal education; raise awareness of young people about active citizenship as powerful tool to influence social development; give opportunities to young people to realize youth initiatives and creatively express their options and attitudes; promote the rights and liberties of young people (youth mobility and intercultural understanding)


Upon arrival in Skopje, the photographer will be introduced to the organization’s team and members. He/she will tour several project sites, and the city of Ohrid towards the end of week 1. The photographer will also hold an introduction to photography workshop; interview staff and volunteers and participate in organization’s activities. The photos will be used for promotional materials, and to raise awareness through campaigns.



  • Proficient in photo-documentary/photojournalism

  • Experience using editing software (Photoshop, InDesign)

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

  • Adaptable to new and different situations, flexible and patient

  • 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.


  • Experience in overseas development  



$2,914 USD

Note: As per the NGO, you should expect approximately $320 out of pocket expenses based on your food and recreational preferences.  

Click here to learn about what program fees cover.