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Project Support Intern

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : SIM Canada
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Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : SIM is an international interdenominational agency committed to working with local churches worldwide in responding to the physical and spiritual needs of their communities. SIM supports, strengthens, and partners with churches to catalyze holistic development in over fifty countries around the world. Since it started more than 100 years ago, SIM has helped to meet the needs of the poor through sustainable community development, health, nutrition, agricultural, and educational programs. Most recently, SIM has taken a lead role in HIV/AIDS prevention and response in specific Sub-Saharan African countries and in India. All of our programs are designed to benefit the poor regardless of ethnicity, gender, or religious affiliation, and we expect that our programs at minimum do no harm to the environment. When appropriate, we support programs that specifically target vulnerable groups such as women or children.
Adresse : 10 Huntingdale Blvd.
Scarborough, Ontario,
M1W 2S5
FAX: (416) 497-2444
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Lynnita Weber
Courriel : lweber@sim.ca
Pays : Burkina Faso
Ville : Ouagadougou
Secteur : Santé
Description du stage : SIM BF operates a health program comprising five core projects in partnership with EE/SIM. Two of the specific projects operate out of two health care facilities (Piela Medical Centre and Mahadaga Medical Centre) to provide health care and prevention services. One project provides a wide range of rehabilitation services for handicapped children in Eastern Burkina Faso. A fourth specific project provides care and nutritional supplements for severely malnourished children, as well as nutritional training for care-givers. The fifth specific project focuses on HIV/AIDS prevention and counseling.

In Canada
Prior to departure, the intern will be responsible for preparing for the internship through orientation and outreach activities. Upon return, the intern will be responsible for participating in debriefing sessions, preparing a written summary of the internship for communication purposes, and participating in follow-up outreach activities.

Overseas
Reporting to the SIM BF Projects Coordinator, the intern will relate closely with the managers of the five core projects within the health program to provide expertise in project monitoring, reporting, and other areas of project management. Specific areas of responsibility will include:
- Develop appropriate project monitoring, evaluation, and reporting systems for this large and varied program.
- Provide support and leadership to project managers in all aspect of project management, including planning, monitoring, reporting, and financial controls.
- Facilitate the planning of future aspects of the health program.
Organisation d'accueil : SIM Burkina Faso
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : SIM is an international nondenominational agency committed to working with local churches worldwide in responding to the physical and spiritual needs of their communities. SIM Burkina Faso works with some of the most impoverished people of the world and has programs in health, education, and agriculture. SIM BF also supports handicapped children and youth in developing life and employment skills, and is establishing HIV/AIDS prevention and response ministries in conjunction with Eglises Evangélique/SIM.