GIED is a non-government organization that primary aims to promote various meaningful collaborations in building local communities and empowering people to be partners in nation building through spirit of volunteerism and cross-cultural interactions.
Promotion of international exchange programs, services and activities through long- term and short-term programs as well as workcamps and study visits for inter-cultural learning
Training and capability building programs on volunteerism and intercultural learning
Establishment of partners and network of organizations to promote volunteerism and inter- cultural learning advocacies
Immersion/experiential activities for active youth participation and community development.
(Note: With the new set up due to pandemic, expect to be exposed in organizing other activities in an online environment.)
Support to the organization’s promotion of international voluntary service
Assist the staff in the daily office work of the organization which includes but is not limited to the following: development of promotional materials like print, audio and video presentations, volunteer related advocacy campaigns in schools, communities, institutions, events, etc.
Coordinator or camp leader for international or local workcamps
Assist during training/capacity building programs, community visits and other IVS related work
Organize/facilitate special online/physical projects and activities
Search for grants/donations for social entrepreneurship and community development
Volunteer requirements / Skills
Flexible, open-minded and able to adopt the local life situation
High interest and/or has experience in photo and and video documentation, graphic arts, information technology, data-base programming
Independent and can handle limited supervision
Interest in presentation and communication skills
GIED is located at the heart of Cebu City. From the centre you can conveniently walk to many important landmarks, historical and cultural sites of Cebu. It is also very close to shopping centres, hospitals, schools, parks, etc.
Hosting Situation (Board and Lodging)
Living with a host family (expect to have a shared room with your host sister or brother).
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