AGRECOL Andes Foundation is a legally registered NGO dedicated to the promotion of ecological agriculture in order to contribute to a sustainable rural development in the Andean region, through the promotion of the ecological agriculture, training local people, revision of available information for the communication and improvement of technical organic agriculture and the community's participation for the sustainable development.
AGRECOL's main activities include:
Information and Communication for sustainable development
Facilitation and follow-up of processes of change
Systematization and documentation of experiences
The foundation offers high-quality services in the management of agro-ecological knowledge, thus contributing to the improvement of living conditions in rural Andean societies, through training and different working areas such as: political incidence, climate change and risk management, local activities.
The volunteer is expected to:
Provide support during the workshops of information
carry out documentation of activities related with the ecological production
be able to diffuse information to the producer peasant
Working schedule depends of the kind of activities the volunteer will do. Normally the volunteer works 35 hrs/week.
Volunteer requirements / Skills
The volunteer should:
be active with alot of motivation
be a team worker
have basic knowledge of organic or alternative agricultural production
The volunteer should be an active participant and planner of their own tasks and motivated to get in touch with different people.
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