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Research funding opportunities for Environmental Project

Africa Youth for Peace and Development

07 Nov 2017 Apply now Share
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Task
Background and objectives
Requirements
We are looking for two online volunteers to help us in researching organizations that provide support for our our environmental project ( Reducing Pollution and Creating More Green Jobs) . Already we have 250+ young. The project will work in 5 African countries using beautification and replanting to reduce pollution while also creating environmentally sustainable jobs. We request the volunteers to help us research funding options as we want to expand. The volunteers will not submit the funding requests on our behalf. The project is in line with the aims and objectives of the organization as it caters for young people and provides empowerment opportunities to them.
Research
Resource mobilization, partnership and donor coordination
AYPAD Environmental Program is geared towards reducing carbon emission, creates environmentally friendly communities and creates more green jobs where we operate. The objective for this task is to identify potential donor organizations that work with our project aims so we can submit our project for funding. The project already has a team working in the selected countries and combines all efforts to create more sustainable green employments. The project will be on the following areas: environmental tree planting, beautification, setting up a network on horticulture.
Volunteers: 2 needed
6-10 hours per week / 8 weeks
Knowledge in green employment, reducing pollution, tree planting or beautification development, good writing skills, research skills and also be able to work with a group.
Africa
English

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