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Join our team at WEAVE!

WEAVE’s Volunteer and Internship Program promotes volunteerism to support the Foundation’s mission of empowering women by expanding their rights, power and opportunities. It is also an excellent opportunity to acquire direct experience working on international development issues and learn WEAVE’s development approaches. Volunteers can contribute their time, skills and knowledge to support WEAVE’s projects along three […]

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Beyond your fair-trade table runner

The area where I spent most of my life used to be extremely important for the textile industry, and my parents work in a shop selling fabric. Textile for me had always been connected to some big, fascinating, and complicated machinery. I appreciated design, texture and quality, but I never really cared much about it, […]

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Acting from “Within” as opposed to from “Without”

For both Sotiria and me, this is the first time to work directly in a rural community. We cannot speak Karen, and at the village, we do not have any interpreters and/or brokers to mediate between the community and us. There are some English speakers, but we do not feel like asking for too much […]

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Volunteer Placements are available

• Development and Communications Volunteer (1 Position) • Database Program Support Volunteer (1 Position) • Financial Management Program Support Volunteer (1 Position) • Human Resource Management Program Support Volunteer (1 Position) • Small Business Development Volunteer (1 Position) • Marketing and Promotions Volunteer (1 Position) • Parent Education Program Volunteer (1 Position) Qualifications • Knowledge of […]

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Volunteer Support

“WEAVE is currently revising its policy on volunteer placement. We shall keep you posted for the organization’s need of volunteers in the future. Thank you.”

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