Location: Kampala, Mpigi, Mityana, Jinja, Uganda
Dates: May - December 2019 or January - April 2020
Project Length: 14 days
Project ID: 1989
Producer: Myroslava Stadnyk
ABOUT THE partner
Established in 2015, this NGO’s mission is to provide opportunities and empower young women and girls to become leaders in their communities through self-sustainability, a holistic education, economic empowerment to realize their full potential. They work on addressing the following key issues: Reproductive Health Issues, Gender Gap and Women’s Rights, Education.
SDGs: Gender Equality, Good Health and Well-being; Quality Education.
Upon arrival in Kampala, the Associate will be introduced to the NGO’s team. He/she will meet with the in-country coordinator, discuss project needs and get familiar with the organization. During week 1 and 2 of the project, the photographer will visit several project sites (such as schools and local communities).
The images will be used for social media, website, blog posts and printed materials which will be shared with their partner organizations; other marketing materials.
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
Experience using editing software (Photoshop, InDesign)
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
Adaptable to new and different situations, flexible and patient
Respect to cultural sensitivity
Experience in overseas development and travelling abroad in developing nations
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