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Internships for volunteers in Benin

  • midwives and nurses: in dispensaries and hospitals
  • engineers holding a Bachelor degree in biochemistry: in a laboratory of a hospital
  • schools teachers: may work on fine motor skills with children and teach basic English
  • civil or industrial engineer:  in a project concerning the installation of solar panels in order to provide electricity in disadvantaged villages
  • communication, social sciences, anthropologists, pedagogues:  contribute their ideas, negotiate, encourage students, evaluate projects relating to the training of young farmers
  • economists: may cooperate in a start-up centre to support young people and women and to coach their young enterprises or their company in the making 
  • pedagogues, social workers, anthropologists: may teach college students in developing their self-esteem

Internships for work placements in senegal

  • pedagogues, teachers and social workers: to support teachers in an elementary school affiliated with the Senegalese scouts or in a school for deaf children or children with Down syndrome
  • Nurses, midwives and dieticians: in a health centre for disadvantaged people, in a centre for severely malnourished children or in a hospital 
  • journalists, communication specialists or social workers: in an organisation of women for women and an organisation for sustainable development 
  • agricultural engineers, biologists, physicists, but also training providers and people with a (social)economic and/or management degree may find placements in an organisation that unites banana producers in the area around the Gambia river or an organisation that supports farmers and women groups in the Groundnut Basin region