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Human Rights Advocacy Volunteer in Africa

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Recruiting Organization: Art in Tanzania

Summary

The Human Rights program includes working with Tanzanian human rights professionals focusing on children's, women's, and disabled people's rights and limited sexual rights. In addition, students can include research and thesis focus for the program.

Details

Art in Tanzania's Human Rights program focused on Children's and Women's Rights. We also have a Rights team consisting of our team members, private Tanzanian people such as lawyers, other rights-oriented citizens and participating interns and volunteers.

Practical work includes advocacy, partaking in seminars, teaching, and gaining more visibility. Rights issues are always sensitive matters, and teamwork and networking are essential.

A consortium of Tanzanian NGOs, including UNICEF, Save the Children, and others, developed and ran the Children's Agenda program chaired by the Ministry of Community Works Gender and Children.

We use our social media pages for advocacy work, and our Facebook pages have more than 50K followers.

Academic-level team leaders are daily supervising your volunteer placement. In addition, we monitor your work with a weekly plan and report system to secure you proceed well in your study program.

The volunteering outcome is to learn to use your studies and experience to work in developing country conditions.

Work hours are 6-8 hours per day, Monday through Friday. Your program can be from 2 weeks to 12 months. The placement starting dates are flexible.

Academic-level team leaders are daily supervising your volunteer placement. We monitor your work with a weekly plan and report system to secure you proceed well with your tasks.

We can take students in all year round as all programs are ongoing. Your placement is tailored to your background, experience, and interests to empower our daily work with the communities.

The typical morning tasks include practical fieldwork in the schools and communities, and afternoons are for planning, reporting, and social media visibility functions.

The Benefits and Perks are as follows:

  • Accommodation with breakfast and dinner is USD 175 per week and is a personal expense. However, the cost drops to USD 125 per week after the first 13 weeks.
  • Airport transfers from and to USD 120 are a personal expense
  • Charity VISA for immigration is USD 50 and is a personal expense. A 3-6 months charity VISA is USD 250, and 12 month one is USD 500.
  • We pay a USD 100 per month stipend to you. It is small but 2x Tanzania's national minimum wage. The minimum participation time is four weeks for the assistance.
  • Flights are a personal expense.
  • Local program transport in Tanzania is a personal expense but small if needed.

You and your visiting friends can enjoy sustainable tourism, safaris, and local tour options at a low cost.

We need your tentative arrival and departure to book you in and open your account.

Student references https://youtu.be/MuD0RppGjP8

and https://youtu.be/NXE9nGPFCmY and https://youtu.be/EnUbSvXT92Q.

and https://youtu.be/MuD0RppGjP8?list=PLD26GQ5Cc_rSkeHIS-2UWkbNnhXwsv2uK and https://youtu.be/VlwUUmuPdZs

Students presently in Tanzania can be contacted at intern@artintanzania.org. Please also check their experiences at https://www.instagram.com/artintanzania/. In addition, our TIKTOK page is at https://www.tiktok.com/ @artintanzania.

Web: https:// www.artintanzania.org

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/artintanzania

Blog: https://www.volunteer-africa-blog.org

Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/artintanzania

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/art-in-tanzania

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/artintanzania

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/artintanzania/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/artintanzania

Stipend Provided

Training Provided

Housing Available

Language/Cultral Support Available

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Community, Education & Literacy

WHEN

Sat May 06, 2023 - Wed Jan 31, 2024
05:00 PM - 03:59 PM

WHERE

Umoja Rd Block 2QMadale villageDar es Salaam, 23333Tanzania

(-6.79235,39.20833)
 

SKILLS

  • Paralegal
  • Public Advocacy

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • WEEKDAYS, PART_TIME

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