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HIV/AIDS Projects in Uganda
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HIV/AIDS Projects in Uganda

Fields

  • Biomedical Science
  • Counseling
  • Development
  • Education
  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women's Studies

Causes

  • Aids
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Gender Issues
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Human Rights
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans
  • Public Health
  • Public Policy
  • Social Work
  • Women
  • Youth

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months

Year(s) Offered

Throughout the year

Participation Guidelines

American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

* Pre-departure Support: ELI's staff is very knowledgeable and happy to help volunteers and interns to prepare for their travels.

* Airport Pickup: Volunteers are met at the airport in Entebbe and given a ride to Iganga where the projects are based

* In-country Orientation: Each volunteer program starts with a one to two day orientation which covers important topics on the logistics of living and working in Uganda, registration with local authorities, using transportation, and the culture of Uganda

* In-country Staff Support: ELI's Uganda coordinator has years of experience working with Ugandan NGOs and international volunteers. He is very resourceful and on call 24/7 in case of emergency.

* Accommodations: Participants stay with a local host family and experience day to day Ugandan family life.

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required

No.

Qualifications

Participants should have some background in medicine, pharmacy, public health, or social work.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Resume
  • Written Application