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training tour 500 guides to promote Eco-tourism, mbabazi Cecily, KASESE UGANDA, Uganda


Organization: mbabazi Cecily
Contact Name: Cecily mbabazi
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: po box C/0 263 KASESE
KASESE UGANDA, +256  
Uganda
Great For: Great for Christians, Great for Families, Great for Groups, Great for Kids, Great for Seniors
Service Area(s): Social Services, Skilled Trades, Indirectly Serving People, Fundraising, Environment, Construction, Christian Camping, Children and Youth Ministry
Hourly Commitment:
8.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
6
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
4
One-time / Ongoing Position:
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Description

Training of the local tour guides; the local tour guides will be trained on the importance of conserving the Rwenzori ecological system, handling different segments of tourists with different attitudes and the community around, as they are intended to stand as community leaders especially on reminding and portraying tourism and conservation ideologies to the local villages around the reserve; Kasese Uganda and create employment for youth in Uganda The project is also intending to developed mountains construction of camping sites and centre kasese tours resort ,vehicles, bike tours and rent bikes with camping equipments to camp at the villages or within the reserve, these bikes and camping equipment will be used as income generated activities for the Friends of Rwenzori regions Society,and other tourism stake holders. we need volunteers for fundraising plat form,funders, helpers and donors to help in the project. This shall lead to employment of youth,reduce poverty and increase self reliances.
Initially Posted: 01/01/2017
Last Updated: 02/23/2017

This position is available during the following dates each year:
Start Date:   02/28
End Date:    12/20