From My Assignment Booklet
Program: Community Based Environmental Education and Awareness
Job Title: Environmental Educator & Community Development Agent
Your Primary Duties:
Working with Water and Forests Department counterparts and community partners, Volunteers' major duties and responsibilities include: promotion of environmental education (EE) outreach programs sponsored by the Water and Forests Department,the Ministry of National Education and other national and international organizations; coordination of community participation in environmental research and stewardship programs; and conducting environmental education programming for learners of both genders and all ages.
Specific Duties May Include:
- Designing and co-facilitating formal and informal EE lessons and activities designated for different audiences including elementary and secondary school students.
- Co-planning and facilitating EE training workshops for school teachers and Water and Forests Department technicians.
- Co-planning and facilitating project development and management workshops and training sessions for community partner organizations.
Opportunities for secondary projects include, but are not limited to:
- gender and development related activities, HIV/AIDS awareness and education, information technology education, and youth development initiatives.