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Empowerment of People with Disabilities: Program Assistant

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
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Personne ressource : Guy Smagghe
Courriel : gsmagghe@presbyterian.ca
Pays : Ghana
Ville : Garu
Secteur : Destination plurisectorielle ou transversale
Description du stage : This project will focus on empowering people with disabilities in four areas: individual autonomy and independence, livelihood development, education, and awareness-raising. In addition, the project will develop and strengthen the capacity of communities to advocate for the rights of the disabled and sensitize local leaders on disability issues.

In Canada
-Learn about the goals and activities of the Canadian and overseas host organizations;
-Research human rights policies on persons with disabilities
-Prepare resources for participatory workshops on monitoring and evaluation for community-based rehabilitation programs
-Educate Canadian constituency on work of the overseas partner and disability issues based on experiences during internship

Overseas
-Develop and implement a training workshop on monitoring and evaluation for disabled people's organizations and other community groups
-Assist in organization and implementation of training workshops for staff, community volunteers and organizations on various topics including HIV/AIDS awareness.
-Assist field officers with assessment of disabled person's situation and collect data on successes and learnings.
-Assist in sensitizing communities on disability issues and promoting participation in the Community Based Rehabilitation Program
Organisation d'accueil : Presbyterian Church of Ghana - Garu Community Based Rehabilitation
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : The Presbyterian Church of Ghana has mandated the Development and Social Services Department (which includes the Garu Community Based Rehabilitation program) to answer the need of the community by focusing their work in six areas: General Education, Health and Environment, Agriculture, Entrepreneurship and Self Employment, Publications, and Community and Relief Services.