Disaster Management Project in Jamaica with Projects Abroad

Location: Jamaica: Mandeville

Term: Throughout the year

Program Duration: 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 1-2 Weeks, Summer, 1-2 Years

Dates: Year Round

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Projects Abroad Inc 600 B Street Suite 300 San Diego, CA 92101 United States

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Description

This project would be particularly good for volunteers with geography, physical planning, international development, urban planning, disaster management, environmental science or psychology backgrounds. The project would also be appropriate for anyone hoping to gain experience or those already with training in the fields of international development, aid and relief work, or those looking to work in charity or governmental sectors.

The project is open to volunteers who have completed at least one year of related studies. You are expected to have a strong interest in the field of disaster management and a real desire to help the individuals and communities affected by disasters.

Highlights

Volunteers are needed to help by educating communities, schools and the business sector about disaster management. Volunteers will provide support to the local staff in a variety of areas depending on your interests and will actively participate in improving disaster management.

Qualifications

Must have completed at least 1 year of university studies

Intern Types
  • Social Work
  • Sustainable Development
  • Public Administration & Government
  • Administrative
  • Health Administration
Languages
  • English

Cost in US$:

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Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

Credit Available

no

Volunteer Types
  • Agriculture
  • Animal Welfare
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Public Health
  • Counseling
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Geology
  • Health Care
  • Social Work
  • Conservation
  • Nutrition
  • Parks
  • Human Rights
  • Disaster Relief
  • Tree Planting
  • Water Projects
Typical Volunteer
Open-minded, eager to explore, help, and learn.
Age Range
16-70
This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel to Jamaica

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Letters of Reference
  • Online Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
10 days
Post Services Include
  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home
Year Founded

1992

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