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Voluntary Forestry Certification Development Worker

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 : Bolivie
Ville : Santa Cruz
Secteur : Sylviculture
Description du stage : The intern will join the Bolivian Council for Voluntary Forestry Certification and will help with the "Forestry Eco Business" ("EcoNegocios Forestales") initiative promoting Bolivia's role in areas related to rural development, forest certification, conservation of the natural resources, and market tendencies related to certified products.

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 Bolivia. 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 Bolivia. The intern will participate in a job search workshop program and contact potential employers.

The intern will be responsible for organizing and documenting community meetings, assisting the project/program coordinator in preparing documentation, writing weekly and monthly reports; and coordinating workshops/education programs related to forest certification, conservation of the natural resources and market tendencies of certified products. Also the intern will be helping in updating the database on the organization website.
Organisation d'accueil : Consejo Boliviano para la Certificación Forestal Voluntaria CFV-Bolivia
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : CVF Bolivia is an organization dedicated to the development and promotion of the voluntary certification in Bolivia and seeks to guarantee the credibility of the national system of voluntary forest certification at national and international level; approving the norms and trying its acceptance on the part of the users, as well as the recognition on the part of the World-wide Forestry Council Stewardship (FSC).