Gouvernement du Canada

Affaires mondiales Canada


Local Development Advisor, District of Kalfou

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Voluntary Service Overseas Canada
Acronyme : VSO Canada
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : VSO is an international development agency that works through volunteers. Our vision is a world without poverty in which people work together to fulfill their potential. VSO welcomes volunteer professionals from an ever-increasing range of countries, backgrounds, and ages. National Partner Agencies in Canada, India, Kenya, the Netherlands, the Philippines and the United Kingdom recruit volunteers from many different countries worldwide. Internationally, VSO currently has more than 2000 volunteers working in more than 30 countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, the Pacific region, and Eastern Europe.

As outlined in VSO's corporate strategic plan, Focus for Change, six key development goals link the priorities of our partner organizations, international development targets and VSO's distinctive competence. Our goals reflect the priorities set out in Country Strategic Plans developed by each VSO program in consultation with in-country partners. VSO's development goal areas are: Education, HIV and AIDS, Health and Social Well-being, Secure Livelihoods, Participation and Governance, and Disability.
Adresse : 151 Slater Street, Suite 806
Ottawa, Ontario,
K1P 5H3
FAX: (613) 234-1444
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Meaghon Dunphy
Courriel : inquiry@vsocan.org
Pays : Cameroun
Ville : Danay
Secteur : Gouvernement et société civile
Description du stage : In collaboration with members of the Development Committee of Kalfou and citizens of the region, the intern will assist in the creation of a local development plan and will be involved in its presentation to potential stakeholders (i.e. provincial and national government, international NGOs, etc)

In Canada
The Canadian phase of this internship will include pre-departure briefing, public engagement, preparation, and resettlement activities. Six months of this internship will be spent in placement overseas.

The intern placed at the Development Committee of Kalfou will primarily be responsible for the creation of a development plan for the region. Specifically, the intern will assist in:

- Developing a cultural and socio-economic database
- Collecting and analyzing data with participative approaches, including surveys, interviews, meetings, and participation of community activities
- Acting as an advocate for the Committee
- Project development
- Presentation of the plan to interested stakeholders
Organisation d'accueil : Development Committee of Kalfou
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : The Development Committee of Kalfou is committed to the development of socio-economic and cultural initiatives and promotion in the District of Kalfou.