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Brown School - Winrock Practicum
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; Kigali, Rwanda (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring,
Summer
Homepage: Click to visit
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Program Adviser:
Tammy Orahood
Additional Opportunities:
Internship, Research, Service-Learning
Program Description:

Winrock International

Winrock logo
Website: http://www.winrock.org/

Sector of Work: Sustainable Agriculture; Human and Social Capital, Economic Development; Energy and Environment; Community Engagement

Region/Country: Rwanda; Tanzania

Mission: Winrock’s mission is to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity and sustain natural resources across the globe.

Description:
Winrock International is a recognized leader in U.S. and international development with a focus on social, agricultural and environmental issues. Inspired by its namesake Winthrop Rockefeller, Winrock combines scientific and technical expertise with entrepreneurial innovation to deliver market-based solutions that improve lives around the world.Winrock’s significant innovations in agriculture, the environment, clean energy and leadership development help people improve their livelihoods while protecting the resources on which they rely.

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PRACTICUM DETAILS

Language Requirement: English

Possible Projects: Civil Society Strengthening; Clean Energy; Enterprise Development; Ecosystem Services; Forestry and Natural Resource Management; Youth Leadership & Education and Women's Empowerment

Preferred Knowledge and Background: Human Trafficking, Child Labor, Food Security, Enterprise Development, Natural Resource Management, Climate Change, M&E, Data Assessment

Cost: Students can expect to pay around $500/month for housing. Students are responsible for flights, housing, potential visa fees, and additional living expenses. 

Travel Immunizations or preventative medication is recommended and may be required for your program participation. Students are responsible for covering all associated costs. Please refer to the CDC for more information. 

Brown School Contact: Global Programs Office

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