Image Title

Volunteer

Comhlamh Action Team

International

Comhlamh Action Team

ALIVE

National

At a Glance

  • Start Date:26/10/2021
  • End Date:30/11/2021
  • Closing date:30/11/2021
  • Post Updated:01/11/2021
  • Min Hours:1 hour a week
  • Role Type:Marketing/PR/Journalism

Requirements:Interest in international volunteering and social media

Description

Join Comhlamh and Tearfund Ireland in a special student volunteering Action Team.  The Action Team will meet virtually to learn about the Comhlamh Campaign to End Overseas Orphanage Volunteering.  
 

Volunteers will be empowered to learn about the Charter and then how to support others to sign the Charter.

Is training provided?: Yes

Skills required for this role:

Training for all volunteers  

In an online discussion around the growing global movement to end orphanage volunteering and the institutionalisation of children join Ruth Wacuka,  international speaker and founding Director of Reroot Africa webinar will speak about her experiences of orphanage care in Kenya and her work on care reform. 

 

EXPERT PANEL This one-hour workshop briefing is an opportunity for students to hear directly from a leading advocate with lived experience on care reform; and to engage in action on a global development and children's rights issue. 

 

If you are interested in global justice issues, children's rights or international relations, then come along to learn more.

Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week

Contact

If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Lorraine Tansey

Address: ALIVE, NUI Galway

Website: www.nuigalway.ie/alive

you may also like

View All Opportunities

Join Us!

StudentVolunteer.ie enables students to have the opportunity to: enrich your personal development and employability skills, have a fun experience, meet new people, and give back to your community. Sign up now.

Register Now