Education, Responsibility & Conversation program in the north Vietnam
Despite Northeast Vietnam’s natural beauty, immersive economic growth and tourism, the hill tribe are still living under very poor conditions and many are still uneducated. They face a number of constraints making them unable to fully address the issue of sustainable rural development.
We are a social enterprise with strong social impacts in improving education, sustainable livelihood for locals by cooperating with local communities to implement vocational trainning program for vulnerable youth and find solutions for local products.
This experience will provide participants a meaningful program combined with ecological tourism, and plays an incredibly important role enabling hill tribe people to take full advantage of employment and training opportunities, whether they choose to stay in their communities or decide to earn income in urban areas. Consequently, hill tribe people could enhance their capacities to ensure sustainable rural development based on the skills they acquire from volunteers!
-A long-term volunteer (three month+) don’t have to pay any fee. Meals & accommodation are covered by our organization. Participants are responsible for covering all costs associated with their visa apply and travel to our place, along with medical insurance other costs.
A long-term volunteers is considered as an expertise, advisor. Therefore candidates must have qualifications, Essential Skills & Experience:
• Business and management
• Fluently English. Communications, marketing and media
• Community and social development
• Education and training.
• Information technology
• Skilled trades
• Skills and an ability to inspire and motivate others.
We are an official social enterprise located in the north of Vietnam which is established under Vietnam Enterprise Law and operate as a commercial organization but must commit to investing at least 51% of annual profit in registered social or environmental goals. Our enterprise commits to reinvest the entire profit generated to improve sustainable livelihood for local ethnic minority youth and local indigenous knowledge conservation.
Our business focus on education, responsible tourism and local indigenous knowledge conversation.
We are selected as target organization for Transparency and Accountability project by the Research Center for Management and Sustainable Development (the center with the financial support of Irish Aid)
SUGGESTED SKILLS AND INTERESTS FROM VOLUNTEERS/TRAVELLERS
• Fluently in English
• Strong inter-personal skills, and experiences in working with a wide variety of people, cultural sensitivity
SUPPORT: Local volunteers & program coordinator provided with sufficient and well-arranged working facilities, wifi. We are also help inter-volunteers arrange some extra-activities like discovery sightseeing around.