|Organisation :||SalvAide Inc|
|Type :||Organisme non gouvernemental|
|Mandat :||SalvAide's mandate is to strengthen civil society, promote sustainable and diversified economic development and to be a catalyst for Canadian participation in the support of rural communities to meet their needs and priorities. Since 1985 SalvAide has funded such diverse projects as poultry farms, dairy herds, day cares, schools, community stores, medical clinics and legal aid clinics. SalvAide also funds human rights work and organizational development of Salvadorian non-governmental and popular organizations. In the context of Hurricane Mitch and, especially, the 2001 earthquakes, SalvAide has continued its reconstruction and rehabilitation campaign in the country, channeling Canadian public financial support to the victims. In Canada, SalvAide fosters lasting people-to-people ties between Canadian and Salvadorians with our Twin Community Program. At the moment, 14 communities in Canada are twinned with rural communities in El Salvador. SalvAide also organizes delegations to El Salvador and cross-country tours of Salvadorian community leaders.|
|Adresse :||219 Argyle Ave Suite 411
FAX: (613) 233-7375
|Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.|
|Personne ressource :||Sue Brewer|
|Pays :||El Salvador|
|Ville :||San Salvador|
|Secteur :||Concours fournis aux organisations non gouvernementales|
|Description du stage :||
CRIPDES' Youth Program facilitates the formation of youth groups and
provides a forum for them to express their concerns. The program also offers
various opportunities for training and information sharing in regards to
HIV/AIDS, gender and leadership.
The intern will start research on the Youth Program and will, with the help of Salvaide, learn about the cultural, political and socio-cultural context in El Salvador to prepare his or her internship. The intern will also assist with punctual tasks in the Salvaide office and learn more about Salvaide programs.
The intern will evaluate and provided suggestions in regards to strategic planning for the Youth Program and will support the programs general management and execution.
|Organisation d'accueil :||ASSOCIATION OF RURAL COMMUNITIES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF EL SALVADOR|
|Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil :||CRIPDES is a grass-roots organization with extensive experience in the organization and development of rural communities in El Salvador. CRIPDES was founded in 1984 in the midst of the country's armed conflict. Today, CRIPDES represents over 100,000 people from over 300 communities located in 7 of the 14 departments in El Salvador.
CRIPDES´ main goal is the promotion of organization in the rural populations and political advocacy actions to contribute to the improvement of people's standards of living by increasing their political participation within the local and national spheres.