Start Date May - Jul 2018 (flexible)
Length of Placement 12 Months
Language Requirements Spanish
Open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada only
The Volunteer’s Role
Cuso International Colombia is searching for a volunteer like you to support our partner organization, Parques Nacionales Naturales de Colombia (PNN), who is in the process of strengthening their ecotourism activities of selected protected areas, in coordination with the institutional, social, ethnic and community actors of the territories where these areas are located.
As a volunteer, you will support and accompany initiatives related to sustainable tourism and land use management, in four different National parks where the institution along with other local, regional and national actors is participating in a pilot program to develop improved public policy on land use. These four National Parks/Protected Areas include: La Paya National Park (PNN) in Puerto Leguizamo, Putumayo; Flora and Fauna Sanctuary (SFF) Los Colorados in San Juan Nepomuceno, Bolivar; SFF El Corchal Mono Hernandez in San Onofre, Sucre and Arjona, Bolivar; and Serrania de Chiribiquete in San José del Guaviare, Guaviare.
As a volunteer, you will:
Essential Academic Qualifications:
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GoodWork ID: 43288 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Dec 10 2017