Women’s Empowerment Volunteering in Tanzania

Durations: 1 - 12 weeks
Fieldwork hours35 hrs of fieldwork per week
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The project
Join our volunteer program in Tanzania and be part of empowering women through skills training initiatives. From our community hub in Arusha, you’ll work in collaboration with local community members on handcrafted projects and eco-friendly fashion practices.  Together, we aim to create employment opportunities, elevate living standards and create positive long-term change within the community. The program The women’s empowerment program aims to improve community lives through handicraft skills and entrepreneurship. Regardless of your expertis...
What’s included

Project work

Work with communities to cultivate skills for long-term income sustainability.

Accommodation

Live in a local volunteer house, fostering connections and cultural engagement.

Meals

Enjoy three daily meals – breakfast, lunch and dinner are included.

Airport transfer

You will get collected from Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

Basic pre-departure support

Includes an Essential Info Pack and answering any questions you might have.

Basic in-country support

Receive info packs with local resources, clinic details. In emergencies, consult packs; contact Program Manager if needed.

24/7 mental health support

Receive support services provided by licensed professionals.

Transport during project work

We provide convenient transportation to and from your project location throughout the program.
What's not included

Flights and airport taxes, medical and travel insurance, visa costs, police or background check, additional drinks and gratuities, extra local excursions, personal items and toiletries, donations, staff tips and private city transport during free time. 

Your accommodation

Our volunteer houses offer a mix of shared and private rooms. We have two houses, each hosting up to eight people and located 2 kilometres apart. The first house has two shared rooms and communal bathrooms, with the option for two private room upgrades. The second house features three shared bedrooms, communal bathrooms and one private room upgrade. 

 

Both houses come with warm showers, well-kept bathrooms and free unlimited internet. They also feature beautiful gardens with outdoor seating, a front balcony, dining area and sitting room. We offer a small collection of books and encourage participants to contribute to our library. For added comfort, hammocks and a fireplace are available.

 

Accommodation upgrades are available. You can enjoy a private bedroom with a bathroom, suitable for individuals or couples. Special arrangements are available for families of up to eight members. Feel free to discuss these options with your Support Coordinator.

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