Helping in our office working alongside the founders helping to build NWN into the NGO it should be . Here you will able to share you ideas and see them them put into action
Name of project: Working in our office with the founders of NWN helping to create and then make the future of our organisation.
What is the project about: We are looking for volunteers interested in the background of NGO work. Your duties will be working with our founders in the office helping to design, promote & create new project ideas as well as help to shape the future of NWN. It’s a project that allows you the chance to put a lot of input because if you have the ideas then our founder will work with you to help adapt them to work inside of the Nepali culture & environment. So if you are looking for a challenge and
love seeing things work then this is the placement for you.
Placement Location: You will be based in our office in Kathmandu with the occasional field trip.
Start and End Dates: Ongoing starting most weeks except for festivals. Note you can still volunteer in the festivals but there will not be a lot of work going on. Though it’s a good way to see how Nepali celebrates their culture & religion.
Minimum Duration: Two weeks for this project.
Hard at work
Working Days: Usually it’s a 6 day week with Saturday off (plus festivals)
Working Hours: Vary depending on the work load at the time but please note this is a project where if you have a good idea that can help please implement it.
Number of Volunteers at any one time: The office can only take one volunteer at a time because of the work load.
Age Requirements: 18+ are accepted
Food and Accommodation: You will be staying with the founder & their family at the house on Kathmandu. Eating with them the traditional Nepali Dhal Bhat (rice, curry & lentils)
Visa Type: Standard tourist visa
Arrival and Departure Airport: Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu
Placement location: The office itself is in Kathmandu near to Thamel, it’s a shared office so expect to be busy with lots of comings & goings. The location is ideally suited for travel around Kathmandu as well as out of the valley.
Arrival & Orientation: As a volunteer you will be met at the airport by one of the team & taken to the founder’s house where you will get the chance to rest and relax. Over the following day you will then get to do some sightseeing, meet the team & the family before starting work.
Registration fee: $100
Length of ProgramProgram Fee $ USD
1 week $ 100
2 weeks $ 200
3 weeks $ 300
4 weeks $ 400
5 weeks $ 500
6 weeks $ 600
8 weeks $ 800
10 weeks $ 950
12 weeks $ 1100
Every Extra week Cost $ 70
What’s included in the Registration Fee? All of the documentation needed for your application to be processed. Airport pickup and 24 hour support while at the project.
What's included in the Program Fee? Food & lodgings at the Centre and all of the support you need while there plus a donation to the running of the Centre itself.
What extra costs will I have? For tourist activities you wish to take part in & extras like alcohol, cigarettes, etc.
If you would like to see more of Nepal then please let the team member who is dealing with your application. They will help you with ideas & details of all tourist activities around your project.
The founder hard at work
Nepali Womens Network
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