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The majority of people living below the poverty line are women and unfortunately many girls globally are still denied a basic education. Unfortunately women are currently classified as the world’s illiterate population.

 

On this program you will work with female students at a primary school and focus on conducting one on one sessions with numeracy and literacy focuses.

Program activities include but are not limited to:

  • Supporting female students in reading program
  • Plan, prepare and run daily workshops for groups of female students. These workshop topics may cover issues such as: female empowerment, woman’s rights, careers for woman, budgeting, Curriculum Vitae and interview skills.
  • Help with girls netball team and other female only sports at primary school
  • Work with female teachers and other woman within Community developing plans for future workshops and careers events for females

Program Details

  • Program Type
    • Volunteering
  • Location
  • Program for an individual or for a group
    Individual
  • Program highlights
    • Contribute to impactful and sustainable women’s empowerment initiatives
    • Immerse yourself into South African culture

What's included in your experience

  • Housing
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Meals
  • Global Competence Certificate
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Re-entry Orientation
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Worldwide Presence
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Community Service Placement

What you are responsible for

  • Airfare
  • Visa and Passport Fees
  • Vaccinations
  • Field Trips
  • Cultural Tours