Help farmers in Brazil


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Rodovía AL-101 Norte, 255Maceió, Alagoas 57039-000BR

Volunteer consulting farmers in Brazil

About

NGO helps to improve the life standards of farmers´ families and small communities, fishermen and native Indian populations by means of training and consulting them how to use proper technology in a sustainable way as well as teaching them business basics. The main products produced by farmers are manioc, beans, corn and other types of vegetables.

Volunteers are welcomed over a period of 1-3 months (maximum 6 months) and can be started immediately. Upon agreement later entry dates are also possible.

Tasks:

- Together with working group perform consulting services for rural enterprises in the field of interests:

Agriculture and farming, business development, marketing of agricultural goods;

- Assist in organizing events and workshops in the farmers´ settlements;

- Assist in administrative work at the office: develop reports, evaluate results, write articles for foreign publishers;

- Assist or perform own projects for fundraising marketing.

Profile:

- Good knowledge of Portuguese (or language course on site)

- Student of business, agriculture, rural development, food management

- Interest and motivation to work with people

- Committed, reliable, positive attitude

More info at: www.go-brazil.org/internships

Skills

  • Portuguese
  • Fundraising
  • Business Development
  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • Agronomy
  • Market Research / Analysis

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 2-6 month
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