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Fighting With The Poor in Latin America and Caribbean

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Richmond Vale Academy

Teach in Schools
about organic farming, renewable energy and climate change.

With this 10-month program, we join hands with activists all over the world to fight for sustainable development and the eradication of poverty in some of the poorest regions of the world. We believe that this kind of activism is needed more than ever, and we invite you to join a team of likeminded people for an action-based and fast-paced program, learning and creating positive change through humanitarian work.

OUTLINE FOR THE 10 MONTHS

STUDY AND ACTION PROGRAMME

Ø 3 months preparation in St. Vincent

Ø 6 months working with Humana People to People in Belize

Ø 1 month Bringing It to the Public

Structure of the 3 month preparation in St. Vincent
- Another Kind of School - 1 week
- The World of People and Politics - 2 weeks
- HPP and Solidary Humanism - 2 weeks
- The Fight of The Poor - 3 weeks
- Zooming in on Open Future - 2 weeks
- Now we know, Now we understand - 2 weeks
- Common Highlight - 1 week

Structure of the 6 months in Belize
- Hitting the Ground Running - 2 weeks
- Fighting with The Poor - 24 weeks

Structure of the 1 month in St. Vincent
- Bringing It to the Public - 4 weeks

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About Richmond Vale Academy

Location:

Chateaubelair, Chateaubelair, 0300, VC

Mission Statement

By educating people from St. Vincent and the rest of the world, Richmond Vale Academy aims to build the capacity, knowledge and confidence in its students. By achieving personal growth and development, future leaders of St. Vincent and of the world will take action for a more just and more sustainable world.

Description

Richmond Vale Academy (RVA) is a nonprofit organization. More than 600 students from St. Vincent and around the world have participated in shorter and longer courses to reduce poverty and protect the environment since 2007.

RVA is an educational institution with the aim of training people from all over the world to fight global warming and poverty shoulder to shoulder with The Poor. RVA also runs a farm and an eco-lodge where guests come to stay for shorter or longer time.

Richmond Vale Academy (RVA) is registerd Non Profit in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. (No 147 of 2002)

RVA runs the St Vincent Climate Compliance Conferene 2012 - 2021, a standing action conference which aims to make St. Vincent the worlds first climate compliant nation. Food Secure, Renewable Energy Secure and Ready for Climate Change.

The programs are from 1 - 12 months where one of our principles is learning by doing.

Children & Youth
Community
Environment

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

ChateaubelairEcuadorBelizeChateaubelair, Richmond VC0300Saint Vincent And The Grenadines

(13.28366,-61.24667)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Welfare
  • Environmental Education
  • Farming
  • Nutrition
  • People Skills
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 10 Months
  • Basic English

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