Job Summary

    WATAN is seeking volunteer/s to assist Turkey Programmes

    If you are interested in civil society, humanitarian operations, development projects; then this opportunity is just for you!

    Volunteers will have the chance to work with project managers, program managers, and programs director

    Volunteering in WATAN is a non-paid mission. Turkey program of WATAN will be expanding during 2020. There might be also chances for volunteers to be officially recruited as paid staff.

    Due to restrictions of CoVID 19, volunteers will be working online for the time being. In the upcoming weeks or months, the working stations might be Istanbul and Gaziantep

Position Requirements

    • Passion and interest in civil society, humanitarian operations, and development projects
    • Good knowledge of English
    • Allocating 2 hours per day or 10 hours per week


    Child Protection Policy
    Child abuse in all forms is unacceptable to WATAN, which recognizes its responsibility to protect children from harm in all areas of its work. WATAN is committed to ensuring a child-safe environment and is applying a zero-tolerance approach towards any kind of child abuse and exploitation.


    Discrimination, Abuse and Harassment Policy
    WATAN expressly prohibits and will not tolerate any form of discrimination, abuse, harassment (sexual or otherwise), based upon race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status, citizenship status, disability, or military status. WATAN employees and related personnel must under no circumstances take part in any form of discrimination, harassment, or abuse (physical, sexual or verbal), intimidation or exploitation, or in any other way infringe the rights of others inside or outside WATAN.


    Applications are strongly encouraged from female candidate


    Volunteers are expected to assist for the actions below:

    • Assisting program staff for developing idea and concept notes
    • Assisting program meetings 
    • Follow-up on daily actions
    • Contribution to assessments, researches conducted by program staff

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Work Place

Turkey - Gaziantep - Istanbul