Program intern, Darfur Women Action Group

Darfur Women Action Group (DWAG) is taking a unique approach to fighting and preventing genocide. DWAG believes that empowering the most affected groups and building strong leadership among those who are historically excluded to enable them to lead and foster positive change in their communities is the most vital approach to sustainably ending genocide.

DWAG is currently seeking interested individuals to assist in the preparation of its upcoming National Annual Symposium. Volunteers are expected to work remotely within the US, have experience, or be willing to assist in Outreach and Partnership Building.

Main Responsibilities:

* Reaching out to organizations and individuals to help promote the symposium and DWAG’s work

* Using social media to share information with as many networks as possible

* Outreach to media

*Videotaping and editing

Qualifications:

* Community outreach skills

* Networking skills

* Social media skills (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.)

* Good communication and interpersonal skills

Great for:

* College students

* Individuals, activists, or those interested in serving a good cause

* Development professionals, retired professionals, or working professionals wanting to use a small portion of their time to serve a good cause

Orientation and training will be provided.

This material is cross-posted from the Peace and Collaborative Development Network, http://internationalpeaceandconflict.org and appears to be an interesting opportunity for the Humphrey community.   This is meant for information sharing purposes only. 
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