Develop a business plan for a vocational rehabilitation center (GLOWA Haus) to benefit victims and survivors of child trafficking.
The Volunteer task is to design a Business Plan for GLOWA Haus. GLOWA Haus is a rescue home under development by GLOWA in response to the demand for a sustainable and complete victims rehabilitation and survivor support scheme in Cameroon. Still at its development stage,the project is in dire need of volunteer to write a business plan and mentor GLOWA through a fund raising process for its implementation.
GLOWA Haus is kick-starting its operations with sewing and shoe-making center that shall also serve as a professional training center for rescued victims. For sustainability purposes, the project is designed to be a social enterprise that will produce and market a made-by-survivor brand in Cameroon and abroad. It shall engage trainees in community service and counter trafficking education as part of community reintegration process. The project is a great opportunity for volunteers especially graduate Business students to write their thesis or term paper on a real life project that is contributing to solving the global problem of child trafficking and exploitation.
The business plan Volunteers could also help design the internal procedures of GLOWA Haus, including job description, develop a filling system, case management protocol and any other tasks. S/he shall work five days a week (Mondays through Fridays), having weekends off. Just like Cameroon is considered as all of Africa in one country so is the North West Region (project area) considered as all of Cameroon in one region and offers enormous tourism opportunities. There is a Gorilla sanctuary just 10 miles from the city of Bamenda.
Every volunteers will get the weekend off and can visit museums and traditional palaces within the vicinity of Bamenda. There are many exotic restaurants, live music.There is a Gorilla Sanctuary about 10 miles from Bamenda. Sabga, a village of the Mborroro indigenous people is about 35minutes drive from Bamenda.
The region is hilly and good for hiking
Douala International Airport.
Douala International Airport is located about 480 kilometers from the city of Bamenda where the project office is located. A representative from GLOWA shall welcome the volunteer in Douala. The journey from Douala to Bamenda shall be by intercity public buses.
Accommodation shall be with a host family in a fenced compound with adequate security.
The volunteer shall have a single room with a guarantee of privacy.
Breakfast shall include Cameroon Coffee, chips and/or fried plantains including other spicy Cameroonian dishes
GLOWA is also able to provide vegetarian meals to volunteers with not too complicated dietary.