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HIV/AIDS ADVOCATE/ADVOCATOR IN GHANA

Volunteer opportunity

Volunteer Opportunity posted by: Women Watch International (WWI-Ghana)

Posted on: March 10, 2014

Volunteer Opportunity description

Project name:Building,strengthening and supporting the capacity of PLWHA organizations to effectively advocate for a human rights approach to HIV/AIDS to reduce vulnerability to stigmatization and discrimination.

Project Goal:

To improve human right in the context of HIV/AIDS for reduced vulnerability to infection and universal access to prevention,treatment,care and support in Ghana.

Project Objectives:

.To strengthen the capacity of PLWHIV organizations to effectively advocate for the promotion and realization of human tights in response to HIV/AIDS in Ghana.

.To increase awareness(advocacy)about human rights abuses,improved protection of human rights in the context of HIV/AIDS in Ghana.

.To create a platform for PLWHIV organizations to discuss,debate and build consensus on topical human rights issues which are affecting PLWHIV at villages,towns and regional level such as pre-employment screening by employers,with-held treatment and non attendance of hospital staffs to patients.

Project Code:

20AD/12

Responsibilities:

To help meet the project objectives

How to apply

for more information visit www.wwighana.org or email us at info@wwighana.org

Location

Roman Street, Tantra-Hill, Roman Street, Tantra-Hill, Accra, Greater Accra Region, 00233, Ghana

Details

Skills needed
Appropriate for
Groups
Families
Extra details
Fee required
Training provided
International volunteer options
International volunteers welcome
Housing available
Language/cultural support available
Keywords
Owner's areas of focus

Time Commitment

Duration
3 months or longer
Time commitment
Full time (30-40 hours/week)
Times of day
Mornings
Afternoons
Days of week
Weekdays
Weekends
Schedule
Flexible schedule
Start and end dates
All year round

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