Position: Horticulture And Marketing Advisor - Volunteer in Laos
Type: international position with living allowance, accom., airfare, more (see below)
Organization: Cuso International
Location: Pakse District Champassack, Laos, Southeast Asia
City Paske, Laos
Start Date Jan - Mar 2018 (flexible)
Length of Placement 12 Months
Language Requirements English
Open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada only
The Volunteer’s Role
The purpose of this placement is to improve and diversify farmers’ incomes exploring market potential for improved/ diversified production and upgrading of value chains for conventional vegetable and fruit production. It is hoped that new potential markets including access to export and inter-provincial trade will be developed as well as the adaptation of low cost sustainable agriculture techniques that are resilient to the impacts of climate change.
We are trying to match the perfect volunteer to the perfect experience so our start dates can be flexible. It would just depend on the partner organization’s needs.
As a volunteer, you will:
Essential Academic Qualifications:
Essential Professional Background:
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GoodWork ID: 42975 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Nov 2 2017