Water Research

Published

08/15/2018

Start Date

08/15/2018

End Date

12/30/2018

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

Balaju Height
Balaju -16
Kathmandu
1
44600
Nepal

Description

Nepal’s water resources continue to be depleted. While water sources dry up, flash floods destroy homes and lives. While existing water sources continue to be polluted with human, animal and chemical waste, remaining resources are inadequately managed. Industry, agriculture and an increasing population are all in competition for Nepal’s precious water resources.

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PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Project: Environment: Water Project Research - Allocation & Conflict

Program: Environment & Conversation

Start Dates: 1st and 15th of each month

Language Requirements: English (Basic Nepali phrases provided)

Food and Accommodation: Nepali standard with host family in the working community

Key Activities: interview local people, companies, organizations, documentations and much more

Beneficiaries: Local Community of Bagmati Basin

Working Hours: 5 to 7 hrs - 5 to 6 days per week

Required Qualifications and Skills: Degrees or relevant experience in water and sanitation, or associated disciplines (Hydraulics, Hydrology, Water Management, Civil Engineering, Public Health).

Fee Required

Benefits

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

Benefits

  • Groups
  • Families
  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

  1. Complete this online Application form;
  2. Attach your updated resume/curriculum vitae (CV) with two referee's contact details(refarances can be for your work/university/family);
  3. Await confirmation from VIN for acceptace;
  4. VIN will confirm payment and send pre depature pack online;
  5. Full payment for the volunteer placement should be paid during your induction.

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