Gouvernement du Canada

Affaires mondiales Canada


Renewable Energy Communications Officer

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : One Sky - Canadian Institute of Sustainable Living
Acronyme : One Sky
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : One Sky's purpose is to promote sustainable living globally. In working toward an environmentally sustainable and socially just world, One Sky seeks to make a significant difference in the next five years by:
- Developing capacity of effective change agents
- Playing an inspiring role and promoting solutions to the world's overwhelming challenges
- Radicalizing Canadian perspectives and shifting worldviews
- Providing practical solutions where human security and the environment interface
- Effectively networking within and across sectors
- Working in areas with ecological integrity
Adresse : Box 3352
Smithers, British Columbia,
V0J 2N0
FAX: (250) 877-6040
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Personne ressource : Kristin Patten
Courriel : info@onesky.ca
Pays : Mali
Ville : Bamako
Secteur : Production et distribution d'énergie
Description du stage : The intern will work on projects related to information sharing and communication for the Mali Folkecenter's sustainable natural resource management and renewable energy programs. This will involve working quite independently and with Mali Folkecenter staff in various projects.

In Canada
This intern will be involved in an intense two-week orientation and training period. The RE Communications Officer will spend three months in Smithers B.C. working on One Sky renewable energy initiatives in Canada and familiarizing themselves with policies and approaches to RE internationally. Work may include public engagement on RE and energy efficiency in Smithers through One Sky's Energetic Solutions Centre as well as participating in the work of the Canadian Renewable Energy Alliance to develop a strategy for renewable energy in Canada. A fundraising component will also be a key part of this stage.

The intern with work with the Mali Folkecenter (MFC) in Bamako, Mali. The intern's role will involve various information-sharing tasks including writing MFC's electronic newsletter and developing the website with information about MFC projects. The intern will also write articles and press releases and investigate the possibilities of using alternative means of communication such as community theatre and music in communicating the messages of MFC in Mali. The intern may also participate in writing reports and translation of documents, and participate in field visits to projects with MFC staff. The intern must be fluent in both English and French for this position.
Organisation d'accueil : Mali Folkecentre (MFC)
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : MFC's mission is to promote the sustainable management of natural resources and the use of these resources to catalyse local economic growth & sustainable development by working in partnership with rural populations and local entrepreneurs. Activities include: environmental protection, provision of clean energy services to meet the needs of rural and un-served areas using renewable energy technologies, drinking water supply, technology transfer and the training of local technicians, and delivery of enterprise development services for rural companies in the clean energy sector. MFC also participates in energy & environment policy work with the Malian government.