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VOLUNTEER/INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

We are seeking for volunteers or interns who are interested in working in Africa, specifically in Uganda. We understand that interning abroad and living in another culture is something that is very attractive to employers seeking to hire new people. Not only is the academic component of doing an international internship important, interning abroad also leads to personal life enrichment and fulfillment that will ultimately stay with you for the rest of your life. Experiencing work in unique contexts such as Uganda will provide you with wider perspectives on a number of issues. You will have a chance to network with professionals working in another world and learn more about what it takes to be successful working there. We are providing you this opportunity.

 

 

REQUIRED FIELDS

Our internship and volunteer programs are open to both students and graduates in the areas below;

Humanities and social sciences, Religious studies, peace and conflict studies, Diplomatic studies, international relations, project planning and management, Journalism, community development, Law and other relevant fields

WHAT YOU WILL DO WITH US IN UGANDA?

We are open to interns interested in project planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation. Those who will get involved in the daily activities such as training of youth in areas ranging from peace building, conflict resolution, interfaith dialogue, rehabilitation and trauma, effective communication, leadership and governance, advocacy etc. Engaging with policy makers at local and national levels, helping vulnerable youth achieve their full potential through inspirational and motivational stories. Designing counter-narratives against hate and violence, developing an effective communication strategy for the organization and working in refugee communities.

OTHER BENEFITS

UMYDF will cover costs for accommodation, meals and in-country transportation. (Please note that its more likely that you will be hosted in a home of a staff member where you will stay with their family)

Free site visiting in National parks, Museums, recreation centers, cultural festivals etc.

DURATION OF INTERNSHIP

Our volunteer and internship program is open all year round.

SUPERVISION OF INTERNS

The volunteers and Interns will be supervised by the Programs Coordinator.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Interested individuals may contact,

Ndugwa Hassan

Email: ndugwahassan@gmail.com

TEL: +256701107670, +256777107670

SKYPE: hassan.ndugwa1

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