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Junior Delegate, Disaster Preparedness

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Canadian Red Cross Society
Acronyme : CRCS
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : The Canadian Red Cross Society, a non-profit, humanitarian organization dedicated to helping Canadians, as well as the most vulnerable throughout the world, is currently seeking a Youth for the position of Disaster Preparedness Delegate.

After the tsunamis of 2004 devastated the countries around the Indian Ocean, Canadian Red Cross initiated a comprehensive programme of organizational development and community-based disaster preparedness and risk reduction in Madagascar, Mauritius, Comoros and La Reunion.
Adresse : Ontario Zone
careers_ontario@redcross.ca
5700 Cancross Court, Mississauga, ON, L5R 3E9


Western Zone (Provinces West of Ontario)
George.Chandler@redcross.ca
3400 Lake City Way, Burnaby, BC, T3C 3P6, Ontario,

QUÉBEC ZONE
GINETTE.ARCHAMBAULT@CROIXROUGE.CA
6 PLACE DU COMMERCE, VERDUN, QUÉBEC, H3E 1P4

ATLANTIC ZONE (PROVINCES EAST OF QUEBEC)
CAREERS-AZ@REDCROSS.CA
70 LANSDOWNE AVENUE, P.O. BOX 39, SAINT JOHN, NB, E2L 3X3
FAX: (613) 740-1911
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : For more information on recruitment taking place in your area, please contact one of the offices outlined in the address section of this site.
Courriel : careers_ontario@redcross.ca
george.chandler@redcross.ca
ginette.archambault@croixrouge.ca
careers-az@redcross.ca
Pays : Madagascar
Ville : Antananavrio
Secteur : Infrastructure et services sociaux divers
Description du stage : Reporting to the Program Manager, Tsunami Affected East Africa, the Junior Delegate will assist with community based work. While the internship is based in Madagascar, frequent travel to Mauritius, Comoros and La Reunion may be required. The Junior Delegate will also work closely with the National Societies in the region. Upon return from Africa, the Junior Delegate will work closely with the Humanitarian Issues Program, during a one month internship in Canada in which they will participate in public engagement activities with a focus on youth.

In Canada, during the domestic component of the internship, participate in various public engagement activities including: mentoring other youth; public education regarding global humanitarian issues; promoting humanitarian values, leadership and the work of the Red Cross/ Red Crescent Movement


While overseas, the Junior Delegate will:

- Assist with the assessments in selected communities
- Support the Malagasy Red Cross Society with the development of various organizational development initiatives
Organisation d'accueil : International Federation of Red Cross/Red Crescent Societies
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : The Federation's mandate is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. This mission is targetted towards: relief operations to assist victims of disaster; and, to guide and support development of its member National Societies.