contribute to the fight against environmental destruction and to mitigating the effects of climate change
Community Agriculture & Environmental Protection Association (CAEPA)
reaches out to the rural poor by disseminating information and
promoting education to acquire sustainable solutions in health,
agriculture and the environment. CAEPAs various objectives range from
enhancing crop and livestock production to introducing environmentally
friendly practices into the communities.
volunteers will contribute to fight against climate and environmental change through the creation of community and school environmental clubs,carry out surveys on the impact of climate and enviromental change and report finding.
They will raise awareness on urgent environmental issues and encourage communities to participate.Volunteers will travel to different schools and communities with persistent environmental degradation,conduct surveys and produce findings.
Volunteers must have basic knowledge on environmental science and able to communicate with people of different levels.
A field guide will be given to volunteers to assist in travel and translation when communication differences arise.
Volunteers will have the opportunity to enjoy touristic site in different communities.
Volunteers will contribute to fight against environmental destruction and to mitigating the effects of climate change through the creation of school and community environmental clubs. They will create awareness of urgent environmental issues and empower people to participate. Volunteers will travel to different schools and areas with persisting environmental problems, conduct surveys and analyze the findings. Another task will be teaching farmers and community groups about integrating agroforestry tree species into their farming systems.
The rest house is located near CAEPA Cameroon Office at mile 3 Nkwen in Bamenda. It has individual rooms with a shared parlour with a seating area, bathroom (toilet and shower) and a kitchen for food preparation. There is a gas cooker provided by CAEPA Cameroon but volunteers will need to buy their own gas. It will cost $112 per month.
Volunteers are entitled to 3 meals a day. They may like to hang out and eat, this will be on their charge.