Bee Keeping Specialist, Agroforesty Trainer & Environmental-NRM Economics Mentor (3 roles)




Papua New Guinea & Fiji

Is it time to share your skills in a new culture?

  • Environmental & Natural Resource Economics Mentor - Strengthen the work of IUCN - The World Conservation Union in Fiji. Work side-by-side with local staff at the IUCN Oceania Office in Suva. While immersing yourself in a new culture, share your skills with your colleagues to help grow awareness and understanding of NRE and its use.
  • Apiculture / Bee Keeping Specialist - Strengthen the beekeeping skills of the New Guinea Fruits Company, which produces 100% organic and natural products from local fruits, spices and honey to service Papua New Guinea. Embrace a different pace in this 4-month role in Goroka. Share your knowledge and experience with your colleagues while immersing yourself in a new culture.
  • Agroforestry Trainer - Strengthen the work of Fiji’s Pacific Islands Rainforest Foundation in their forestry demonstration farm. Embrace a different pace in the community of Nadi.

Share your broad and practical agroforestry experience with your colleagues while immersing yourself in a new culture.

Download full position descriptions here. All applications must be submitted online by midnight, 21 February 2017.

Contact: Kylie Regester, kregester@avi.org.au (03 9279 1745 or 1800 331 292)

Volunteer positions are open every month, from 1st to 21st of each month. For more information on the Australian Volunteers program visit www.dfat.gov.au/australianvolunteers


Note - due to funding restrictions, positions are open only to Australian citizens or permanent residents, and New Zealanders residing in Australia. All applications must be made online here.

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