Volunteer Opportunity
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Environment and Marine Conservation, Pamoja International Voluntary Services, Nairobi, Kenya

Organization: Pamoja International Voluntary Services
Contact Name: Erick Muchangi
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 58093 Nairobi Kenya
Nairobi, 00200  
Great For: Great for Groups
Service Area(s): Teaching, Social Services, Environment, Education, Administrative / Office Work
Hourly Commitment:
8.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position


The volunteer will be working in Environmental Conservation organization in rural and urban areas. His/her duties will include educating local fishermen on Marine life conservation and eco system, teaching people on importance of National Heritage Preservation,compilation, collection and documentation of historical data, assist in administrative work et.c. Volunteers with experience in Environmental knowledge especially (Marine Life), experience in Cultural and Sociology studies ( African Culture) are required Volunteers with experience in Heritage preservation are required Volunteers with experience and knowledge in Environmental issues, Marine conservationist Biologists are required Knowledge of English is compulsory. We encourage groups of volunteers to apply. The Project location is in Kwale/Mombasa and Malindi Work is 8 hours a day, weekends are free. Accommodation and meals is at a selected host family, transport from Nairobi to the location by public transport, Airport pick up is provided. Orientation will be done at Pamoja Office to explain to the volunteer to inform about Kenya, work, location, what is expected of you or what you expect from the hospital and all payments including commitment and program fee will be paid in the offices during orientation. Minimum duration 1 month and maximum 6 months Requirements: Apply to Programs Co-ordinator Email: pamoja@mail2world.com or pivsorg@yahoo.com Skype pivskenya Twitter @pivskenya Facebook pagepamojainternationalvoluntaryservices Your application will be processed in 1 week's time. We encourage groups of volunteers to apply. Interested applicants will be given a detailed information sheet regarding the project and requirements. Application procedure is as follows: Send your CV/Resume Motivation letter Current photo Letter from your University if a student Visit our webpage http://www.pivskenya.org Minimum age 21 years

Short Term Mission Trip Details

Additional Detail

We need serious and motivated volunteers, who can respect our customs and culture Able to adapt to simple conditions of housing and meals Will assist with visa applications Skype Interview

Benefits Offered:

  • Room & Board

This cost includes:

Administration and logistics expenses for Pamoja Support Services Orientation Airport pick up Meals and accommodation for volunteer

Application Deadline (MM/DD/YYYY)


Length of Trip

1 to 2 months

Initially Posted: 03/07/2011
Last Updated: 07/07/2017

This position is available during the following dates each year:
Start Date:   09/21
End Date:    09/28