Gouvernement du Canada

Affaires mondiales Canada


Rural Development Officer

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : College of the Rockies
Acronyme : COTR
Type : Établissement d'enseignement
Mandat : College of the Rockies, a comprehensive community college enrolling 2000 full time students annually, has six campuses located in the Rocky Mountains in southeastern British Columbia and offers a broad range of academic, career, and technical/trades education and training. COTR's mandate is "empowering citizens and communities through knowledge and skills." With a commitment to the creation of internationalization opportunities for its staff and students, the 2006 College Education Plan emphasizes strategic growth in international partnership development for 2007-2011.
Adresse : Box 8500
Cranbrook, British Columbia,
V1C 5L7
FAX: (250) 489-8254
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : William Litchfield
Courriel : litchfield@cotr.bc.ca
Pays : Kenya
Ville : Nyeri
Secteur : Concours fournis aux organisations non gouvernementales
Description du stage : The Rural Development Officer will gain practical work experience with youth on community development projects in the rural area of Nyeri, Kenya.

In Canada
The successful candidate will start their orientation online from their residence in Canada which will include; document preparation, project research and planning, and initial contact with their host organizations. The remainder of the orientation (one week) will be conducted on site at the College of the Rockies in Cranbrook, BC which includes a project and country orientation, health and safety workshops, personal and professional action plans, trip planning, interaction with previous interns, a career development workshop, and participation in the CIL pre-departure training program.

The successful intern will work with the Kenyan Entrepreneurship Empowerment Foundation to develop new community development projects for rural youth. The intern will work in partnership with local, national, and international governmental and non-governmental organizations to create new opportunities for the community. The intern will contribute to KEEF's ongoing aqua culture development project including researching and applying for new grant funding. The intern will assess the community needs and develop projects for rural youth to gain employment skills.
Organisation d'accueil : Kenya Entrepreneurship Empowerment Foundation
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : To build capacity and structures to stimulate creativity, innovation and create employment among the youth in Kenya.