|Published||March 27, 2022|
The EAGLE Network is looking for activists with some experience of living, travelling or working in Africahigh personal engagement for an intense training and leadership development programme. You will be motivated - on the one hand - by the failure of aid,chance to bring a change, the urge to tackle the widespread corruption and to build the civil society, facing the failure of aid and the lack of justice and conviction. And on the other hand, by the hope of bringing about change, tackling the corruption and demanding much more from civil society and non-governmental organizations.
Sub-Saharan Africa continues to underperformThis highly selective program includes activism missions in 3 countries in Central and across the development indicators, including the Millennium Development Goals. Yet the international aid system continues to reinforce the development myth - that pumping in more money to the existing system will eventually solve Africa’s problems. Something must change!Western Africa and leadership and stress management training in field conditions.
The EAGLE Network seeks ‘super-volunteers’Join us to live and operate in Sub-Saharan Africa, as and become a part of a new generation of independent activists. If you are The best of the best selected, you will be given a life opportunity to get involved in the mission to change the corrupt system from within, to influence the power-brokers and to fight the good cause for the greater good.
You will be part of a network, given training and tools to pursue the activism path, initially in wildlife related issues and later as you choose. If you pass 6 months of volunteering with EAGLE Network, you may be integrated in our organization.
Essential conditions for applicants:
Strong ability to adapt to pressure and stress
Willing and able to live in basic conditions
Able to enter into and manage insecure and challenging situations, willing to take informed risks
Strong ability to think creatively and outside of the box
Independent and able to travel alone in new regions
Strong resilience and perseverance until results are achieved
Strong ability to learn and implement learning into the activities
Strong character, ability to lead teams and inspire
Strong personal value system, non-conformist and charismatic
High sense of personal responsibility
Experience in volunteering and strong spirit for activism
Some experience of living, travelling or working in Africa and outside it, liking diversity
Strong desire to effect change in society and take leadership
You must speak English and French, you must be over 18 and you have to have already experience with living or working in Africa.
How to apply
If you are interested in applying, contact Ofir Drori by e-mail