Gouvernement du Canada

Affaires mondiales Canada


Youth Employment Program Assistant

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Youth Challenge International
Acronyme : YCI
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : Youth Challenge International builds the skills, experience and confidence of young people to effect positive change in their communities. The spirit of youth involvement, volunteerism, international partnership, and capacity building is central to YCI. Youth have a critical role to play in contributing to international community development and YCI helps them to accomplish that. Every year YCI sends up to 200 Canadian youth to work with our partners in providing strategic long-term youth development programming that positively impacts over 10,000 developing country youth every year.
Adresse : 20 Maud Street, Suite 305
Toronto, Ontario,
M5V 2M5
FAX: (416) 504-3376
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Country Programs Department
Courriel : humanresources@yci.org
Pays : Rwanda
Ville : Kigali
Secteur : Concours fournis aux organisations non gouvernementales
Description du stage : YES Rwanda is currently split into 2 separate initiatives:

1. The Communication and Outreach(C&O) Project: bringing the concept of youth employment to all levels of administration and education, the purpose of this project is to enhance pro-work values and expose career opportunities for local youth.

2. The Policy Research and Advocacy Project: intended to investigate and identify those areas that cause a general malaise in economic situation for youth, and to identify potential interventions that may boost youth employment.
On the policy level, this program focuses on corporate practices, as well as restrictive government laws and regulations.

In Canada
Prior to overseas departure this intern will receive 3-5 days of training at the YCI office in Toronto.

Upon the intern's return from their international post they will be required to implement and participate in a minimum of 5 speaking engagements to a total combined audience of at least 200 young Canadians. Presentations will be self-tailored but will include introductions to key development challenges in the host community, experiential highlights, information on CIDA internships, and key contributions of young Canadians to the global community.

This intern will:

Develop a sensitization manual for different categories of Youth.

Schedule and organize public lectures (with help of student volunteers) on radio and T.V talk shows and sensitization tours.

Work with media specialists to develop plays, audio-visual content that can be used as a standard sensitization material on youth employment.

Assist with project proposal formulation.
Organisation d'accueil : YES Rwanda
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : YES Rwanda (YR) is a non governmental organization affiliated to the Global YES Campaign, formed in 2003 with a mission to address the challenge of youth unemployment in Rwanda. The Mandate of YES Rwanda is to bring the issue of youth unemployment to the national agenda and to undertake specific interventions that address youth unemployment.