Work with an organization that supports vulnerable children, youth and women with several programs in Fort Portal, Uganda but also have fun exploring the most beautiful area of the pearl of Africa.

Country

Uganda

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    21/02/2020

 
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  • Description

    Description

    We support youth and women, child lead households and vulnerable communities through empowerment and life skills training.

    Our projects include; hands on vocational training (Foot wear, Belts, handbag, jewelry and shoe making design and manufacture course, Mobile Communications and Phone repair course, computer skills training, baking course, salon and hairdressing), provides psycho social, medical, nutritional, educational and basic needs support to vulnerable communities.

    We are happy to host you at our project in this scenic area of Uganda, Fort Portal.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Animal care
    Charity work
    Language practice
    Art project
    Other
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Help

    Help

    Working with vulnerable children, a nursery school, rural families and students in areas of life skills training, art and crafts, sports, teaching, water and sanitation projects and tourism activities related work, among others.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Shared accommodation at the project housing which are 2 attached non self-contained rooms.

    Usually volunteers are served three meals a day. Meals include rice, eggs, bread, bananas, Irish potatoes, sweet potatoes and other local foods and fruits.

    If the volunteer is uncomfortable with Ugandan meals they can arrange their own food.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Fort Portal is a tourism hub of Uganda and the most beautiful place you will see so with your time off, you can visit the many tourist attractions in the area ranging from crater lakes, rift valley, Rwenzori Mountains, National parks, water falls, and much more. The organization is just 20 minutes' away from the center of Fort Portal town on a tarmac road.

  • A little more information

    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

    3 hours


Host ref number: 331923634528