Micro-finance for Economic Empowerment of Women (NGO in Asia - India)

Published

10/17/2018

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

Dharamsala
Himachal Pradesh
India

Description

EduCARE India has a microfinance internship opportunity in Bikaner/Jodhpur, India for volunteers and interns who would like to experience a unique perspctive of international development abroad in India. This is a great opportunity for an international volunteer - intern to get an idea of how micro-finance can support small women owned businesses need assistance through, development training, and community support. Interns would get an opportunity to make visits to marginalised community habitations / families and help support / start a small women owned businesses and experience how microloans are effecting their lives.

This is a social and green microfinace initiative with interest free loans to women from poor . rural communities to setup businesses of their own contributing to their economic empowerment and environmental conservation.. Check out one intern's experience on our blog:

http://educareindia.blogspot.in/2013/02/our-chicken-coup-successful-model.html


Interns will get experience with:

1) Case Studies of successful entrepreneurs starting up small businesses

2) Documentation and Management of funds

3) Researching where help is needed, and Working with rural populations

4) Shadowing a typical micro credit session

5) Developing / assisting / conducting training workshops for women

9) Helping to develop videos and documentaries on our microfinance and entrepreneurial development


Requirements:

1) Must be 18 years and older

2) Working English

3) Knowledge / interest in international development

4) Minimum 10 week commitment

Fee Required

Benefits

  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language/Cultural Support Available

Benefits

  • Groups
  • Families
  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

internship@educare.in
http://www.educare.in

Visit our website and read through the contents. If interested, Email us your resume, motivation letter and copy of the id page of the passport to internship@educare.in


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