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Help Develop Mirco Credit Project for Women

Africa Youth for Peace and Development

27 Jul 2020 This opportunity is no longer available Share
27 Jul 2020 This opportunity is no longer available Share
Background and objectives
AYPAD Organization requests two volunteers that will help us to develop our Microcredit project. The organization is currently working with fewer privileged women in 5 communities on how best we could increase their earning power and help them structure their dreams and livelihood. As an organization, we strongly believe that this project will transform their lives positively. The project seeks to help women stand on their feet in achaving goal 17 of the SDGs (inequality).
Project development and management
Development programme/project administration
In order to promote peace and sustainable livelihood for women, AYPAD’s Microcredit program works to support Smal scale Business women in developing their own unique talents while also providing a context outside formal institutions where women can come together to better understand each other. AYPAD also seeks to provide funds through the microcredit project so that each member of the project can sustain their Business, have their housing and food needs met. Currently, less than half are able to provide for them selves and many are in need of regular shelter. The project is geared toward creating a culture peace and sutable development through Micro Credit. Objective 1) Create a project that help women improve their Business 2) Promote peace using Micro Credit, Improve livelyhood of women whereby making them self sufficent.
Volunteers: 2 needed
6-10 hours per week / 8 weeks
Knowledge in Micro Credit and project development Good research skills in Micro Credit funding Effective communication skills.

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