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Internship in the Peruvian Andes, empowerment in gender, organization and self-esteem with groups of women

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Minka Project | El Tambo, Huancayo, Peru, Peru
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Minka Project


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March 2, 2020
July 30, 2020
March 1, 2020
eight hours a day from Monday to Friday, a minimum period of two months


minka project invites you to participate and develop your professional skills in a project aimed at providing support and assistance to women who come from migrant families in areas of the Peruvian Andes and who have been affected by political violence, social, economic and social marginalization. cultural. And areas of extreme poverty

The project is being developed in diverse populations of the Peruvian Andes. The focus is on dysfunctional families that suffer from problems of sexism, domestic violence, alcoholism, among others.

It is also important to bear in mind that most of these people have emotional or psychological consequences that were sadly inherited from the past internal war that Peru suffered in the decades from 1980 to 90 and actually.

We intervene directly in these areas and communities, using a holistic approach and carrying out direct social work. We offer talks, workshops and visits (psychology, organization, emotional support and more), as well as activities related to economic education, encouraging the organization of groups and mutual support so that they can face their difficult situation.

We are a social project that promotes an alternative form of non-commercial volunteering, which operates with a flat structure and works directly with the communities to promote their self-development. Our projects are carried out in the same communities and populations, with our own hands and resources, without intermediaries.


What we offer?

  • Continuous advice by an advisor specialized in social and cultural issues.
  • Work in a team
  • certificate issued by a non-profit organization
  • Improve your level of Spanish theoretically and above all practice.
  • Exchange courses in: Peruvian meals, desserts and others
  • On weekends, excursions to many places such as mountains and Andean lakes, artisan villages, pre-Inca ruins, waterfalls in jungle areas and others are not commercial.
  • (optional) to experience mysticism, inka healing of self-knowledge and emotional balance based on the Andean culture .
  • Detailed information about the Inca culture, travel and geography of Peru.

For more details and more information, visit our website:

http://minkaproject.info/

or write to:

minkavolunteer@gmail.com

* Requirements :

  • minimum age: 20 years
  • also possess the ability and patience of dealing with young girls (5 - 9 years old) and women of all ages.
  • Possess a tolerant, adaptable and positive mentality.
  • energy and able to accept challenges
  • have the ability to work with young and adult women
  • Ability to integrate and work in a multicultural team.
  • Spanish basic level

Note:

Our organization is driven by people with experience and training in humanitarian and social areas, our work has more than 8 years of intense social work, where you can develop your skills, professional experience and achieve a rewarding form of personal growth

We also combine this with an intense and fun cultural exchange experience, excursions to many interesting places in the mountain / Andean jungle and practical courses: from native languages ​​or culture to food, dancing and experiencing the native way of life in all its facets. If you are one of the people Who want to do a rewarding job in places and towns where you can still see the living culture of the Andean Inca of Peru, this is your place.


minka project invites you to participate and develop your professional skills in a project aimed at providing support and assistance to women who come from migrant families in areas of the Peruvian Andes and who have been affected by…

Details at a glance

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  • Academic Credits

Benefits

For more details and more information, visit our website:

http://minkaproject.info/

or write to:

minkavolunteer@gmail.com

For more details and more information, visit our website:

http://minkaproject.info/

or write to:

minkavolunteer@gmail.com

How to Apply

send us curriculum vitae, demotivation letter, interview via Skype, as well as the application form that is on our website

send us curriculum vitae, demotivation letter, interview via Skype, as well as the application form that is on our website

Location

El Tambo, Huancayo, Peru, PE

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