Centre for International Studies and Cooperation
The Centre for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI) combats poverty and exclusion by strengthening the development capacity of disadvantaged communities, supporting initiatives for peace, human rights and equity, mobilizing resources and promoting the exchange of know-how.
Position title: Dairy Technician (National Volunteer)
City, country: Kathmandu, Nepal
Organization and brief description:
CECI seeks to improve the social and economic well-being of the poorest, most disadvantaged people in communities in Africa, Asia and the Americas and volunteers are at the core of this work. Ensuring women and young women are empowered and fully play their role as agents of change for a sustainable, inclusive development is central to CECI’s work. CECI volunteers work towards women and young women’s economic empowerment and the climate change resilience of communities by sharing their skills and expertise and working hand in hand with local partners.
Partner: Central Dairy Cooperative Association Nepal (CDCAN) has 859 primary cooperatives including 36 district unions from 64 districts astheir members covering 500,000 families. Its main objectives: Make the country self-sufficient in quality milk and milk products; manage marketing of produced milkproducts by training member cooperatives in quality milk production, distribution andoperating milk-processing industries; arrange to improve variety of livestock breedand provide veterinary services to member cooperatives.
Length of posting: 4 months
The volunteer will be based in CDCAN office Baneshwor, Kathmandu with frequent field visit to all over the country, Nepal. As per the need and request of the member cooperatives.
Interested candidates should apply electronically with updated biodata by 27 June 2022 in the following address.
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Women and Candidates from disadvantaged groups/areas (Dalit, Janjati/Indigenous, Madheshi, Muslim, LGBTIQ and Economic and/or geographically excluded districts) are encouraged to apply.