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Environmental Projects Coordinator

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Environmental Youth Alliance
Acronyme : EYA
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : Founded in 1991, the Environmental Youth Alliance is one of Canada's largest youth environmental organizations, employing over 80 youth annually. We are active locally and abroad within three main areas: 1) renewable energy and energy efficiency; 2) urban greening and entrepreneurship; 3) citizen engagement in governance. We are unique in that we give youth access to high-level environmental work and training.
Adresse : PO BOX 34097 Station D
Vancouver, British Columbia,
V6J 4M1
FAX: (604) 689-4242
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Karun Koernig
Courriel : environmental
projects
coordinator
(brazil)
susan@eya.ca
food
security
assessor
(brazil)
susan@eya.ca
international
global
partnership
initiative
coordinator
(kenya)
intlinterns@eya.ca
environmental
projects
coordinator
(brazil)
susan@eya.ca
environmental
entrepreneurship
coach
(kenya)
intlinterns@eya.ca
Pays : Brésil
Ville : Municipality of Fortaleza
Secteur : Infrastructure et services sociaux divers
Description du stage : The goal of the project is to strengthen communication and cooperation within the region to which Santarem belongs to to address common social, environmental, and economic problems. The project engages young people in issue identification and collaborative problem-solving processes, as well as policy and decision-making at the community, municipal, and regional levels. The immedial objective is to establish mechanisms for achieving the above goals, such as youth sub-committees, a regional network of youth concerned about the environment, and/or community pilot projects devoted to composting, recycling, watershed management, etc.

The initial task of the intern be to assist the municipality int he identification of the some key institutions e.g. churches, parent-teacher associations, residents associations, farm unions, mothers groups, etc) that can act as initial and/or lead partners for the youth sub committees. Specifically this intern will be looking at the development of environmental enterprises (recycling cooperatives, community composting initiatives, etc.).
Organisation d'accueil : Prefeitura Municipal de Belo Horizonte
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : To increase opportunities for socially excluded populations particularly women, children, and youth to have opportunities to engage in planning processes that affect their lives and communities.