Job ID:  26366873

Company:  Green Works Africa

Application Type:  Seeking Co-op/Intern

Job Title:  Corporate Social Responsibility in Africa

Description:  Summary Green Works Africa is partnering a consortium of NGOs and private sector actors to evaluate and produce solutions to the combination of climate change and human rights in rural Africa. Details In Western world private citizens social responsibility is commonly well recognized and introduced in school curriculums and public advocacy programs. In Tanzania, the private citizen's social responsibility is poorly known and the public in common do not know about climate change as well. Corporate policies are not seriously including social responsibility issues. At the same time, Tanzania is one of the countries where climate change is strongly affecting the agriculture-based economy. We focus on Social, Ecological and Financial responsibilities in corporate life. This program is to advocate the schools and public in common about social responsibility and to take the Tanzanian business community to help us to deliver the message in the schools. This program is a cross-cutting focus where students of different professions can attend and work together. We work as a team managed by our academic level team leaders. The tasks include topics as advocacy work in the schools, developing corporate social responsibility approach, producing advocative media and visibility and similar tasks. Your working day is partly practical fieldwork in the schools, community groups and with our NGO partner network. Thereon research, planning, media visibility, and other non-field tasks. Interns work 6-8 hours per day from Monday to Friday. This is the ongoing program you can apply at any time. BASICS: You receive USD 100 per month being about 2x Tanzania national minimum wage. Not much but some money here to spend as the cost structure is low. All International flights are personal cost as well as accommodation, meals, drinks and entry VISA. You do not need much money here for living cost. If you attend a safari, Mt Kilimanjaro climbs etc budget from USD 500 to USD 1600 depending on various student options. Safety Tanzania is probably safer than your home place. Vaccinations: Only common shots as tetanus, hepatitis etc. that you keep valid in any case Malaria: You can use preventives but in case you get malaria medication is simple Medical services: Many clinics and hospitals with easy access and medication standard is good and cost nominal. Please take a common travel insurance Working hours are 6-8 hours per day from Monday to Friday and can be adjusted Web page: Facebook: Application: Please contact us at intern

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