Gouvernement du Canada

Affaires mondiales Canada


Innovative Youth Programming Officer

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Street Kids International
Acronyme : SKI
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : Street Kids International is a Canadian-based non-profit organization that supports street youth in developing skills, making choices, and accessing opportunities.

Through international efforts, Street Kids International aims to:
- provide training and capacity building opportunities that introduce youth-centred methods for working with street youth
- develop a global network of organizations and front-line workers striving to support local street youth
- co-develop with this global network the best-practices and materials for meeting the needs of street youth
- raise awareness about the needs and rights of street youth
Adresse : P.O. Box 1026 T.D.C. Postal Stn. 77 King Street West
Toronto, Ontario,
M5K 1P2
FAX: (416) 504-8977
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Natasha Cassinath
Courriel : info@streetkids.org
Pays : Bolivie
Ville : El Alto and La Paz
Secteur : Éducation
Description du stage : The objective of the "Innovative Social and Economic Leaders" project is to strengthen the capacity and skills of adolescents and youth as well as educational insitutions. This project, initiated in June 2006, will focus on the use and enhancement of innovative products to improve the quality of life and social conditions of marginalized youth in order to foster self-sustainability. The primary target group will be institutional educators who work with adolescents and youth from the marginalized areas of El Alto and La Paz.

In Canada
-Uploading information on Street Kids International and it's innovative tools and methodology
-Debriefing with Canadian staff on communications, logistics, expectations, the Bolivian context and deliverables

-Final Reporting
-Debriefing Canadian Staff on lessons learned, challenges and opportunities
Public Engagement

Training Facilitation
- Delivery of entrepreneurship training modules including Street Kids International's own Street Business Toolkit
- Co-facilitation of accompaniment training to equip youth workers with effective strategies to support youth
- Co-ordination and implementation of youth practice business training opportunities

Tool Development
-Collaboration with the CDEA team in the research and development of youth driven materials
Organisation d'accueil : Centro de Desarrollo de Educacion Alternativa
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : CDEA (Centre for the Development of Alternative Education) seeks to develop initiatives, actions, and strategies oriented to improve the quality of life and strengthen the potential of populations in social disadvantage. CDEA has directed its efforts to promoting diversity equality, universal human rights and human values through the development and implementation of innovative, educational training programs for both formal and non-formal streams.