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.
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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.