Internship Programs

Green Works Africa partners with African NGOs in the community development programs. We run multiple ranges of commercial and non-commercial initiatives. 

Marketing and Management

Marketing and Management placement includes social media marketing, market research work, grant, and bank funding applications and sales tasks for sustainable products in clean water and sanitation, Management duties include the development of sales networks and education of the staff and managing our social approach work in the village level advocacy. A new program focuses on Corporate Social Responsibility jointly with University of Dar es Salaam, Coca-Cola, NBC Bank, ​etc.

Village Health Programs

We Support village dispensaries and hospitals in tasks of Medical, Public Health, and Nursing. We also support pharmacological programs. We tailor your internship placement as per your background and experience as well as the focus of your internship tasks. The common day includes practical Fieldwork at the medical entities, advocacy work in the schools and communities and thereon social media advocacy work during the afternoons.

Climate Change Effect on Socio-Economy in Africa

Some 75% of Tanzanian people live in rural areas and their livelihood, based on agricultural income, will be harshly affected by climate change. The vulnerable groups as women youth and people living with disabilities are most affected. This program is a multi-professional student approach to evaluate present changes, future scenarios and to develop solution models.

Community Sports Programs

Our community Sports Programs main focus is on football coaching and community weekend exercise programs. The village youth teams consist of children coming from poor families. We also assist the local schools in their sports curriculum implementation highlighting girls' sports activities. Social media visibility is important to advocate the sport and health approach to public in common.

Corporate Social Responsibility

In Tanzania, the private citizen’s social responsibility is poorly known and the public in common do not know about climate change as well. Corporate policies are not seriously including social responsibility issues. At the same time, Tanzania is one of the countries where climate change is strongly affecting the agriculture-based economy. This program is to advocate the schools and public in common about social responsibility and to take the Tanzanian business community to help us to deliver the message in the schools. We work with Tanzanian entities University of Dar es Salaam, Coca-Cola, NBC Bank, PVC, Airtel, etc.

Human Rights Advocacy

We advocate the rural villages about civil rights issues including how to protect their rights in corrupt situations, Children and Women Rights. This program is performed with our NGO partners. Your placement is to develop the advocacy programs and to perform Oeldwork in the schools and women groups. An important part of the work is to cooperate with the community level NGOs and to produce social media advocacy content and to develop digital media visibility platforms. Human Rights focus is also part of the Corporate Social Responsibility tasks.

Eco-Construction in Africa

Your placement includes construction and interior designs materials using traditional African construction materials like bamboo, stones, mud and hey among other natural materials. We use and develop solar power systems and composting dry toilets and greywater mix of urine and shower water for household garden irrigation. We are in start-up to provide Solar based water purification system for the Tanzanian schools. We advocate Tanzania people about sustainable living standards.

Village Education Support

We assist in Village Education programs. Interns and volunteers attend field assistance work in the nursery, primary and secondary schools. Afternoons we run adult vocational training at the student compound. Tanzanian education standard is extremely poor and schools lack all basic facilitation as proper sanitation, clean water, power, ​and facilitation. students can assist to empower the daily education tasks.

Village Women Support

Tanzania has a large group of young mothers in the villages that have little or no education and are without financial support. Most of these women lack the opportunity to reach education or means to fund and develop small businesses. Additionally, many of these women are under-empowered or unaware of their basic human rights, thus making young mothers vulnerable to abuse. Green Works Africa is focusing to deliver skills for women to start their own small businesses and to create markets to their products. At the same time, we educate women rights and related subjects so that women will learn their rights in problem situations. We focus to be both innovative and effective.

Film Production in Africa

Tanzania has a large group of young mothers in the villages that have little or no education and are without financial support. Most of these women lack the opportunity to reach education or means to fund and develop small businesses. Additionally, many of these women are under-empowered or unaware of their basic human rights, thus making young mothers vulnerable to abuse. Green Works Africa is focusing to deliver skills for women to start their own small businesses and to create markets to their products. At the same time, we educate women rights and related subjects so that women will learn their rights in problem situations. We focus to be both innovative and effective.

Social Media in Advocacy and Marketing

We perform social media visibility for marketing and our community work advocacy purposes. We also operate with partner NGO's where our programs include the development of new digital advocacy platforms. With our partner NGOs, we have more than 50,000 followers on Facebook being an effective base to reach people in Tanzania. The tasks include film and photographing, editing and content production on a daily basis. You work with our Media Team including our own staff and other participating students.

Children Under School Age Support

The key focus of the CA program is as follows: To Invest to Save the Lives of Children and Women, Invest in Good Nutrition, Invest in Better Hygiene and Sanitation in Schools and Health Facilities, Invest in Early Childhood Development Invest in Quality Education for all Children, Invest to Make Schools Safe, Invest to Protect Infants and Adolescent Girls from HIV, Invest to Reduce Teenage Pregnancy, Invest to Protect Children from Violence, Abuse, and Exploitation and Invest in Children with Disabilities. Practical field placements are in the orphanages and the nursery schools.

Benefits and Perks

International travel is a personal cost

Tanzanian VISA is personal cost please contact us for the arrangement.

Accommodation and meals are personal costs, please contact us for options.

We pay USD 100 per month stipend to you being about 2x Tanzania National minimum wage.

Low cost student safari and tour programs available.