Lets Collaborate in Sustainable Projects in Malawi

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Malawi

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  • Description

    Description

    This is a local Non-Governmental Organisation creating opportunities for lasting improvement in peoples’ lives. In Malawi we work in Chikwawa and Nsanje District

    Projects Summary:
    We are currently working in Chikwawa district implementing projects in agriculture and Information Technology lessons for the youth which will help the communities in a number of ways like: food security, economy, and entrepreneurship. Through this work, we hope to build a greater network among young people and their communities and impart skills which the youth will use for self-development. We are implementing the following projects:
    1. Free Computer Lessons for Youth
    2. One drop drip irrigation assessment
    3. Backyard Gardening
    4. Women Tailoring group
    5. Sports for Peace, Development and Health Living

    We are very keen to collaborate with you and make this possible, Together we can

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Charity work
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    During the volunteering time we also make sure that you experience the taste of our culture through sharing food recipe, traditional dances and other. We will also take the Volunteers to the Mbona Shrine known as Khulubvi Sacred Shrine. it remains an important spiritual place among the people of Mang'anja tribe who worship the spirit of Mbona, a legendary figure with super human powers who lived in the area during the rise of the Lundu Kingdom. Mbona is said to have had knowledge of medicine and magic, and had a gift bestowed upon him from the heavens to govern the rains by bringing rain, creating wells of water on sandy lands, creating forests where they did not exist and hiding from enemies by turning into other creatures such as guinea fowls.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for volunteers who are able to exchange skills, in this context we are looking for volunteers who are ready to learn from us and teach us what they know. We are very much interested to have volunteers who can build our capacities in fundraising, engaging in community work, web designing and marketing, planning and policy development. We always agree with the Volunteer during their first day in the Office on what to do. We are always flexible to discuss with volunteers their likes professionally to meet their expectation. We have the passion to satisfy our volunteers.

    We also have a package for professional Development for recent graduates to take them through the non profit job. We would teach them a number of things such as Community work, Fundraising, Social work and Community mobilisation, counselling and many other social related topics.

    Choosing us you will not regret your time

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    ENGLISH, CHICHEWA AND CHISENA

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have accommodation available for at least 2 Volunteers at once

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Safali, Travelling and Hiking. Interesting places, We have Mbona Shrine with history of Rain Making just less than 5 km from our Office, Mwabvi Game Reserve 50 kilometres, Nyala Park around 80km, Lengwe National Park around 85 km and Majete Game reserve around 120 km. Bird watching

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week .(max 25 hours/week)

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