Refugees Welfare Association Cameroon

Work for the welfare of refugees and asylum seekers

Yaounde, Cameroon, Africa

We are a Charity working for the welfare of refugees, asylum seekers and IDPs in Cameroon


Volunteering Activities

Administration
Childcare
Disaster Relief
Fundraising
Human Rights Work
Web Work
Refugee Support

What We Need

The Refugee Welfare Association (REWAC) is an indigenous, non profit organization registered under Cameroon law in the year 2009. It has as a mandate the protection, promotion and the enforcement of the rights of refugees, migrants, asylum seekers and IDPs as enshrined in International Law to which Cameroon is a Signatory.
According to the UN Refugee Agency, Cameroon hosts over 200,000 refugees and asylum seekers from 26 countries. The challenge in realizing their rights cannot be left in the hands of the Cameroon government alone or to the UN Refugee Agency.
Indigenous initiatives like REWAC are indispensable to complement efforts made by other international development partners and governments to address the challenges posed by these group of vulnerable persons.
We need to raise the necessary funds to sustain an efficient and effective level of operations for our activities. Therefore, our key goals are the development of a strong advocacy campaign as well as a marketing and fund raising strategy for the organization.
Furthermore,we also require a team of experienced volunteers to ope-rationalize the organization's plan of action for the next five years.


When & Who

Any time within the year.
Yes, we require a minimum of 10 Days
The maximum stay is 36 weeks, that is, 9 months
Individuals, Groups, Retirees, Disabled

What we Provide

A secured three room fenced self contained guest house with warm water and a guard

Varied dishes to serve for break fast, lunch and dinner on a daily basis plus tea/ coffee

Wifi & Satellite
Hot Water
Electricity
Air Conditioning
Local SIM Card
Laundry Service
Hospital Transport
Purified Drinking Water

Our Fees

$175
$0

-Registration/Reservation $ 500 USD
- Program fee $1000 USD
- Administration $ 1000 USD
- Donation $2000 USD
-Accommodation :$400 USD/Month
-Meals :$200 USD/Month


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More Services we Offer

May have additional fees
Pretrip Assistance
Pick Up/Drop Off
Orientation
Social Activities

These services are self explanatory. They are part of our fees, at no extra charges.


Contact Person

Mukete Tahle Itoe
City Trust Building, Near BEAC,Elig-Essono Road, Yaounde, Cameroon.
94% response rate , 84 hour(s) response time.

Other Ways to Help

Lap tops, printers, projectors, desk top computers, tablets, scanners, cameras, smart phones, video recording equipment, TV sets and other modern office equipment


Additional Info about Us

Up to 5 people

-Administration: Manages the day to day affairs of the organization
-Fundraiser: Designs and delivers all fund raising strategies and actions
-Web Master: Uses social media to market and make the organization more visible world wide
-Communication Officer: Designs well tailored messages for donors and other partners like the media
-Community engagement Officer: Undertake actions to engage the general public in the organization's activities

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All volunteers will be accommodated and provided with daily meals. For visa concerns, it depends on the country of origin of the volunteer. Check via Google on the Website of either your Ministry of Foreign Affairs or that of Cameroon to find out entry conditions. There is NO work permit required to serve as a volunteer in Cameroon. A staff of our organization will be at the airport for pickups and departure assistance.

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Promoting, protecting and enforcing the rights of refugees, asylum seekers and internally displaced persons(IDPs) as enshrined in International law.

What are you waiting for?

We at Refugees Welfare Association Cameroon would love to hear from you!