Assist World Renew staff in planning, consulting, monitoring and evaluation of food security programs in Niger, focusing on animation, business and co-operatives, agriculture, health, nutrition, and/or WASH. The volunteer will get hands-on experience working alongside an experienced Program Consultant and will learn practical skills in program monitoring and evaluation. This volunteer opportunity is geared for a person who has learned about international development from his/her academic studies, and who wants experience in preparation for a career in community development and justice work in the Global South.
Support newly arriving refugees with medical needs. Complete initial health questionnaires, schedule health appointments, and assist refugee clients in getting to appointments. Gain experience navigating the world of health care, and working with lower income, foreign-born populations to help them address health issues.
Assist World Relief’s Disaster Response Team in developing a Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Strategy. World Relief is currently rolling out an Integral Mission Implementation Plan that aims to empower local churches to serve the most vulnerable. The DRR Strategy will systematically address and reduce vulnerability in the disaster prone communities we work with. For Emergency Programs, DRR will become a viable part of the WR Response and bridge to long term development.