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Community Health and Youth Programme Officer

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : FutureWatch Environmental Development and Education Partners
Acronyme : FutureWatch EDEP
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : Organization's mandate: To involve individuals from diverse ethno-specific communities who are economically and socially disenfranchised, particularly youth, children, senior and women, to take an active leadership role in implementing their own solutions to building healthy, sustainable communities through the use of participatory action-learning approaches.
Adresse : 3101 Dundas Street West
Toronto, Ontario,
M6P 1Z9
FAX: (416) 926-0618
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Lidia Ferreira
Courriel : crislifer@futurewatch.net
Pays : Guyana
Ville : Georgetown
Secteur : Concours fournis aux organisations non gouvernementales
Description du stage : The intern will join the VYC work in the area of peer education and HIV/AIDS aimed at strengthening the work of the organization in the health and social sectors of Guyana and specifically with the fledging network of organizations working with VYC in response to HIV/AIDS.

In Canada
The intern is required to become acquainted with the environmental mandate of FutureWatch, and to study the work being conducted by the partner organization in Guyana. They will research the country profile. They will secure pre-trip medical inoculations and medical and travel insurance, as well as participate in orientation and skills development seminars. Upon return, he/she will finalize a report on their overseas experience in Guyana. The intern will participate in a job search workshop program and contact potential employers.

Overseas
The intern will provide support to the Health Programme Coordinator to facilitate HIV/AIDS training and for peer educators at VYC. He/she will also provide support in the implementation of the HIV/AIDS education and community outreach programmes, and to help in monitoring the effectiveness of the organization's work with target communities in the context of HIV/AIDS.
Organisation d'accueil : Volunteer Youth Corps
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : The Volunteer Youth Corps is a non-governmental health and social organization that provides opportunities for young people to work in the health and social sectors of Guyana. Volunteer Youth Corps seeks to make a positive contribution to the development of Guyana through providing young people with opportunities, skills and competencies, which are necessary for self-empowerment.