Gouvernement du Canada

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Gender and Economic Solidarity: Program Officer

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : The Presbyterian Church in Canada: Presbyterian World Service & Development
Acronyme : PCC - PWS&D
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : The mandate of PWS&D is to act as the agency within The Presbyterian Church in Canada for undertaking development activities, disaster relief and education of congregations to these world-wide needs.
Adresse : 50 Wynford Drive
Toronto, Ontario,
M3C 1J7
FAX: (416) 441-2825
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Guy Smagghe
Courriel : gsmagghe@presbyterian.ca
Pays : El Salvador
Ville : San Salvador
Secteur : Destination plurisectorielle ou transversale
Description du stage : Focusing on gender and economic development, the project involves developing training workshops on alternative economic initiatives for women and youth in rural and urban areas. In addition, this project will synthesize the experiences of the participants and systematize the successes and learnings, creating guidelines for the organization to promote fairness and sustainability in organizational practices.

In Canada
-Learn about the goals and activities of the Canadian and overseas host organizations;
-Research and analyze gender focused alternative economic initiatives
-Prepare resources for participatory workshops on gender and economy and sustainable income generation initiatives
-Educate Canadian constituency on gender and economic issues based on experiences during internship

A. Develop and implement a training program for women and youth
1. Promote meetings with women's groups to discover their expectations and interests
2. Assist women's groups explore and implement alternative economic initiatives
3. Promote exchanges between the different groups in order to strengthen ties between them and identify avenues for collective action

B. Systematize the experience, drawing out an analysis and lessons learned from the project
Organisation d'accueil : Instituto de lnvestigación, Capacitación y Desarrollo de la Mujer
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : To promote a process of awareness-raising in order to eradicate gender and societal discrimination against women, thereby strengthening democracy with justice and gender equality.