home > namdong international councill > Volunteering
 
Volunteerism

Activity contents

It is happiness to help others. It is blessing to spend our spare time for meaningful voluntary support. We are happier when we feel encouraged. Please give us your intention of participation here and we will contact you soon.

▶ Education
▶ Medical Service
▶ Public relations
▶ Information communication
▶ Consultation support
▶ Administration support


1) Education
We are providing Korean language class and computer class to migrant workers.
Classes are organized by levels beginners', intermediate, and advanced classes and materials. We are also providing chances to experience Korean culture through various programs including field class and cultural experience.

Duties :
- Korean language education
- Computer education
- Learning Korean culture through experience

2)Medical Service
Taking care of oneself might be the most important thing for migrant workers living in a foreign country. Namdong International Council is providing medical care for those who cannot receive medical support because of economical or environmental reasons at every day.
There are no requirements such as medical degree but anyone who has a will to do will be welcomed.

Duties :
- Preparation for treatment and assistance
- Treatment reception
- Visiting patients suffering from industrial disaster

3) Public relations

1. Background of establishment
A team organized for public relations of Namdong International Council.

2. Purpose
Public relations team's goal is to propagate the activities of Namdong International Council and arouse public opinion by bringing up various issues for the improvement of human rights of migrant workers.

3. Duties

(1) News team
** News data
Distribution of news data that propagates the activities of Namdong International Council
** Planned news
Distribution of planned news that leads public opinion by exposing unjust realities
** News clipping
- Clipping and keeping of related news for anyone who needs it to look up data


(2) Production team
** On-line production
: e-Newsletter of Namdong International Council
Distribution of related news, interviews with internal and external people, e-mails and newsletters containing related information
** Off-line production
: Production of newsletter of Namdong International Council

4) Information communication

1. Introduction
The most important task of information communication team is to build and manage the homepage of Namdong International Council. There are no specific requirements like computer major. Anyone who wants to participate can work with us.
2. We need help in
- Building/managing homepage
- Building/managing Internet cafes for migrant workers' communities
- Internet data research
- Building database of migrant workers
- Feeding/managing volunteers' data
- Maintenance and repair of computers in consultation office

5)Consultation Support

Consultation support team was established to effectively support the management of consultation office of Namdong International Council.

1.Duties of Consultation support team
(1) First consultations about industrial disaster, delay in payment,
.....and other foreigner-related accidents
(2) Assisting consultation experts
(3) Telephone consultations
(4) Education and public relations for migrant workers and natives
(5) Consultations for job offer and job hunting
(6) Understanding difficulties of migrant workers and considering their solutions
(7) Delivering various kinds of principles and information of Ministry of Labor

2. Plans and schedule
- We need to learn and familiarize ourselves with new and correct information from time to time to support consultation because we should reduce any inconvenience of foreigners caused by wrong information to the utmost.
- For this, we have regular study group meetings for consultation


6) Administration support
We would like to introduce the duties of administration support team.
Needless to say, all activities of Namdong International Council are important.
However, it is administration support team that helps administrating all those activities more systematically and harmoniously.

Though consultation is the most important in Namdong International Council and everyone at the center should know about it, administration support team will focus on coordinating schedule and activities of each team as well as consultation.

1) Registration, issuing, and management of various kinds of applications forms
A. Application of various kinds of education computer education, Korean language class and more
B. ID card
C. Issuing and management of name tags of people in charge and volunteers
- Building database of migrant workers
- Feeding/managing volunteers' data
- Maintenance and repair of computers in consultation office

5)Consultation Support

Consultation support team was established to effectively support the management of consultation office of Namdong International Council.

1.Duties of Consultation support team
(1) First consultations about industrial disaster, delay in payment, and other foreigner-related accidents
(2) Assisting consultation experts
(3) Telephone consultations
(4) Education and public relations for migrant workers and natives
(5) Consultations for job offer and job hunting
(6) Understanding difficulties of migrant workers and considering their solutions
(7) Delivering various kinds of principles and information of Ministry of Labor

2. Plans and schedule
- We need to learn and familiarize ourselves with new and correct information from time to time to support consultation because we should reduce any inconvenience of foreigners caused by wrong information to the utmost.
- For this, we have regular study group meetings for consultation


6) Administration support
We would like to introduce the duties of administration support team.
Needless to say, all activities of Namdong International Council are important.
However, it is administration support team that helps administrating all those activities more systematically and harmoniously.

Though consultation is the most important in Namdong International Council and everyone at the center should know about it, administration support team will focus on coordinating schedule and activities of each team as well as consultation.

1) Registration, issuing, and management of various kinds of applications forms
A. Application of various kinds of education computer education,
....Korean language class and more
B. ID card
C. Issuing and management of name tags of people in charge and volunteers

TOP↑