Position: Environmental Research Advisor (Spanish)
Type: 7-month intntl. position with living allowance, accom., airfare, more (see below)
Organization: Cuso International
Location: Gracias Lempira, Honduras, Central America
Start Date Aug - Oct 2019 (flexible)
Length of Placement 7 Months
Language Requirements English, Spanish
Please submit a Spanish Resume and Statement of Interest
Open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada only
The Volunteer’s Role
Do you hold a fluent level of Spanish and an Economics background? Bring these 2 competencies to volunteer in a rural part of Honduras!
As the Environmental Research Advisor, you will use your economic analysis skills to perform rural field studies related to the environmental impacts of forest degradation. After an initial assessment of existing gaps and challenges, you will assist in developing or refreshing a research methodology to carry out your fieldwork. A fluent level of Spanish will be necessary to interact with the project team and various target communities that the project addresses. Through research and field work, you will assist the project team by drafting a final report with economic analysis and recommendations for action.
Apply today to this exciting volunteer opportunity in Honduras!
As a volunteer, your work will focus on:
Rural Household Survey on:
Produce a report on the management of forest resources, such as:
Perform economic research on assets and access to the local agricultural market, such as:
Attend meetings with project team and support the presentation of findings
Essential Academic Qualifications:
Essential Professional Background:
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jul 14 2019 ID: 54175