Internship

Lifeline for Childhood Cancer Ghana,

Accra, Ghana

Dates upon individual request

Price 246 Euro for the 1st Week | 90 Euro each additional week

Lifeline for Childhood Cancer Ghana is an NGO based in Accra whose main mission has been to optimise access to good health care to all children affected by cancer in Ghana, thereby ensuring that no child suffers needlessly. This is done by providing support to diagnosed patients and financial support in housing and transport fares. The organisation also provides nutritional, psychosocial and educational support as well as creates awareness to the general public.
Roles of interns include:
Assisting the staff and other stakeholders in organising educational forums for advocacy and creating awareness on various child cancers
Assisting in the day to day administration of the NGO.

Services

Included services

  • Transfer from and to Kotoka International Airport in Accra
  • Orientation and support during the stay (support in finding accommodation, introduction to the organisation and guidance throughout the stay, assistance in any matters throughout the stay)

Excluded services/additional costs

  • Flight to and from home country
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa costs *1
  • Local Sim cards
  • Tips
  • Personal health certificates and prophylaxis *2

*1 Confirm entry conditions with the Ghanaian Embassy of your country. A single entry visa to Ghana currently costs 110 Euro for German citizens. You must apply for visa (tourism visa) to the Ghanaian Embassy of your country ahead of your travel. We will provide you with the documents required from your travel agent (invitation letter/hotel booking, details of Ghanaian host). German residents find all relevant information and the online application portal here: https://berlin.ghanagovernmentmission.com/portal/
*2 To enter Ghana and to apply for visa to Ghana, proof of yellow fever vaccination is obligatory..

Optional extension/addition

    • Individual arrangements of stay of extended days
    • Guide for extended days and places

    Curious to discover more about
    the country and its guides?