Youth Human Rights

Do you have the knowledge and skills needed to help those suffering from injustices of the law and society?

A Broader View Volunteer offers a program specifically dealing with human rights, youth advocacy and justice issues in Zambia. This is a unique possibility to gain deep insight into Zambian culture and the problems concerning its children and youth.  Volunteer your time with an Advocacy Program that is partnering with the Human Rights Commission (HRC) in a fight for children's rights in Zambia.

As a volunteer you would support the joint project which will be helping juveniles that come into conflict with the law with legal representation in the courts of law as well as fighting for  children's rights in the juvenile justice system in Lusaka. Those with legal training, social work, human rights advocacy work experience, and law students are needed and preferred.

Volunteer Zambia: Human Youth Advocacy Program

Volunteer Zambia, This is a unique opportunity to gain deep insight to the challenges facing the youth and young adults in Lusaka.  Work with a grassroots advocacy organization that was established to address the injustices faced by youth including human rights issues, abuse, and arbitrary incarceration.  You will work with the Country Coordinator who will supervise you throughout this portion of the program. As a volunteer you would support the joint project which will be helping juveniles that come into conflict with the law, combined with weekly assistance at a local orphanage, this project allows you to focus on supporting youth from disadvantaged backgrounds.

When can I travel?

Easy. Choose the dates that work best for you. Although some programs have date restrictions the majority of our volunteer programs are available year round. Volunteers select their own program start date and complete an online application. Once you have been accepted and dates approved, ABV will ask you to confirm your registration by paying a $120 included in the overall fee.

Money Matters

A Broader View Volunteers work tirelessly year round to support our volunteers, and also to serve the local communities where ABV projects are based. As a tax-exempt 501 c(3) organization A Broader View receive 100% of our funding from volunteer contributions. Through your program fee contribution our non-profit charity organization can operate beneficial humanitarian aid programs which are successful and continuous supported year round.

Local, professional full-time coordinators, placement logistics, airport pick up and departure transportation, arrival orientation, food & local accommodations, are a major part of providing a safe, meaningful volunteer experience. When you join A Broader View, you will receive pre-trip visa and vaccination support, assistance with flights, fundraising planning, through our interactive online volunteer portal. Our local partners not only benefit from volunteers valuable contributions at the project, they benefit financially with year-round monetary support from A Broader View. In the last decade A Broader View has donated over 3.5 million dollars in international aid.

By joining A Broader View you are not only helping to make a difference during your own trip, your impact will last even after you go home.