Position: Cooperative Management Advisor
Type: international position with living allowance, accom., airfare, more (see below)
Organization: Cuso International
Location: Lanarm district, Laos, Southeast Asia
Location Lanarm district, Laos
Start Date Jul - Sep 2017 (flexible)
Length of Placement 12 Months
Language Requirements English
English Reading: Level 5, Writing: Level 5, Speaking: Level 5
Language Scale: http://www.cusointernational.org/languageratingscale
Open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents only
The Volunteer’s Role
The overall purpose of this placement is to support the transformation of the existing smallholder agricultural production group into an agricultural cooperative. As a volunteer, you will work closely with the Provincial Agriculture and Forestry Office/ Provincial Agriculture Extension and Cooperative (PAFO/PAEC) to assist farmers for establishment of cooperative groups and help them to build their capacity how to management the cooperative groups. In the meantime, you will provide training of trainers to PAEC staff on cooperative knowledge and skills.
Ultimately you will contribute to:
As a volunteer, you will:
Essential Academic Qualifications:
Qualified (Degree/Diploma) in Agricultural Studies, Business Management & Administration or relevant qualification.
Essential Professional Background:
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GoodWork ID: 40957 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Jun 14 2017