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We are recruiting to fill the position of:
Job Title: Volunteer (Create fundraising write-ups)
Host Entity: TechCeFaCos Group – Cameroon
Duration: 8 weeks
Number of Assignment: 5
Sustainable Development Goal: 8. Decent work and economic growth
Expected Start Date: Invalid Date
For how many hours per week will the volunteer be required?: 1 – 5
Description of assignment title: Create fundraising write-ups for our projects for refugees
Mission and Objectives:
- TechCeFaCos Group is an officially registered Cameroon non-profit, apolitical, charity-oriented and developmental CIG with authorization No.: NW/GP/27/04/8170, in compliance with Law No.: 92/006 of 14 august 1992 relating to cooperative societies and common initiative groups and its decree of application No.: 92/455/PM of 23rd November 1992.
- TechCeFaCos Group-Is to create a positive impact in the lives of underprivileged individuals, groups and communities. Its’ vision is the ‘Creation of New Hope’ that will enhance wealth creation by providing them empowerment as a crucial element for TechCeFaCos’ development and humanitarian programmes: expresses empowerment as the only solution to Cameroon and Africa’s economic and unemployment hurdles!
- TechCeFaCos NGO Cameroon aims at promoting and encouraging developmental policies and strategic initiatives toward arts and computer technologies through strategic plans for greater socio-economic and educational development in Cameroon.
- ICT4D | Community Development | Volunteer & Internship Opportunities | Capacity Building | Education & Vocational Training | Sustainable Micro-Enterprise | Collaboration & Social Network | OVC’s Hopes | Children’s Safety | ‘Project of Great Hope’
- The overall objectives are to improve the ease the pressures on host countries and enhance refugee self-reliance of the refugees based on The Global Compact On Refugees – “represents the political will and ambition of the international community as a whole for strengthened cooperation and solidarity with refugees and affected host countries”. The Contribution of online volunteer task will support our organization’s efforts towards achieving the SDGs.
- The selected volunteers would help create three write-ups for projects for refugees to inspire stakeholders and well-wishers to take action; as the write-ups will be in the form of compelling email messages, insightful articles or interesting short stories are expected. Online Volunteers won’t contact any third parties on our behalf.
- Excellent creative writing skills
- English, Level: Working knowledge, Desirable
Application Closing Date
9th August, 2022.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
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