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Environmental Officer

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Fanshawe College of Applied Arts & Technology
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Type : Établissement d'enseignement
Mandat : Fanshawe College - founded in 1967 - is a major training and educational institution, and the sixth largest college in Ontario. Fanshawe offers nearly 100 diploma, degree, college-university collaborative, postgraduate and certificate programs in preparatory and employability skills. At present, the College has about 33,000 continuing education learners, 15,000 full-time domestic students and more than 300 international students enrolled in various programs. Fanshawe is committed to the creation of international opportunities for its staff and students and is in the midst of its four-year internationalization strategy (2004-2008). Fanshawe recognizes the importance of developing globally-minded individuals with international experiences through its various programs, as these individuals are highly desired amongst private enterprise, government and educational institutions in the global marketplace.
Adresse : 1460 Oxford Street East - P.O. Box 7005
London, Ontario,
N5Y 5R6
FAX: (519) 452-4420
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Gregg Erauw
Courriel : gerauw@fanshawec.ca
Pays : Namibie
Ville : Windhoek
Secteur : Destination plurisectorielle ou transversale
Description du stage : The Intern would be working on a project that is already underway. This would most likely be either the Community-Based Natural Resource Management "LIFE" project (Living in a Finite Environment); the Land Management project, or one of the River Basins projects - either Every River Has it's People, or the Integrated River Basin Management project.

In Canada
In Canada (2 months):
One-month preparation period with a one-week workshop at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario
- Activities will include a project and country orientation,
- Health and safety workshops
- Development of Project and Personal Action Plans
- Professional development objectives workshop
- Workshop on networking while abroad, culture shock and cross-cultural understanding/communication
- Trip planning and project promotion while abroad

One-month de-briefing period with a one-week workshop at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario
- A reintegration to Canada/reverse culture shock workshop
- The completion of a final project report,
- Outreach activities (newspaper articles and community presentation)
- Professional development assessment
- Employment search, resume and interview workshop

Overseas
Overseas (6 months):
- Provide support to all project activities,
- Engage in project field activities
- Liaise with project stakeholders and partners
- Working with communities at local levels in natural resource-based enterprise development
- Capacity-build with skills' transfer, facilitating and supporting the planning process with community-based organisations and stakeholders, on land-use, water and wildlife management
- Monitoring and evaluating project development and assess project impacts with the use of development indicators
- Write reports on project progress.
Organisation d'accueil : Namibia Nature Foundation
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : Namibia Nature Foundation is a national non-governmental, not-for-profit organisation that promotes sustainable development and the wise use of natural resources in Namibia for the welfare of its people both present and future. NNF works closely with a large number of different organisations, particularly the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Ministry of Lands and Resettlement. Close ties and collaboration are also maintained with the non-governmental sector, including NGOs, community groups training institutions, the private sector and the donor community.