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Volunteering can make a world of difference

CUSO International is an international development organization that works to reduce poverty and inequality through the efforts of skilled volunteers. Each year, they place volunteers from North and South America in developing countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Latin America.

Volunteers collaborate with local partners on health, education, environment, social justice and livelihoods projects, sharing knowledge and experience to create sustainable change.  ThirdQuarter is proud to support the efforts of CUSO.

There are a number of new roles with CUSO that are listed on their Careers Opportunities Page.  There are opportunities in Laos, Columbia, Ethiopia, Jamaica and many other places around the world.  Please check out the opportunities directly on their website as well. 

Your role as a volunteer

Cuso International expects to secure funding to implement various projects/ programs in 2015 and onward. We are therefore looking to establish a pool of potential volunteers who will contribute to the start-up and implementation of these projects/programs. Start-up volunteers will support the development of country strategies, Logic Models (LM), and Performance Measurement Frameworks (PMF). They will also conduct research and analysis on organizational capacity, sustainable economic growth; access to quality health and other basic services as well as gender equality and social inclusion.

The volunteer will:

Essential Academic Qualifications:

University degree in Administration, Business, Social Sciences or related field

Essential Professional Background/Competencies:

Click here for all open placements and for information on how to apply.

 

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