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Women's Empowerment Projects in Uganda
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Women's Empowerment Projects in Uganda

Fields

  • Agriculture
  • Counseling
  • Development
  • Education
  • Human Rights
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Women's Studies

Causes

  • Agriculture
  • Aids
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Gender Issues
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health Education
  • Human Rights
  • Legal Aide
  • Marketing
  • Microfinance
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Organic Farming
  • Public Health
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Teaching
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

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

Dates

Throughout the year

Age Range

18 and older

This Program is open to

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

Cost in USD

Starting at USD 1,125 for four weeks

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.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Resume
  • Written Application