Due to the current pandemic, this assignment will take place remotely. The selected volunteer will work in collaboration with a local volunteer who can provide hands on training to the host farmers. The selected volunteer will collaborate with the host participants, local volunteer and ACDI/VOCA field staff using a variety of online methods.
The total time anticipated for this assignment will be approximately 1 week, spread over 2 weeks when the local volunteer will be visiting the host farmers.
***As part of the Farmer-to-Farmer Consortium, this assignment is made possible through USAID funding. In accordance to USAID guidelines, any candidates submitted for consideration under this project must have a valid US passport or Green Card.***
- University degree in Agriculture, Marketing or some other related topic.
- At least 5 years of experience processing and selling fruits and vegetables at a local level.
- Experience packaging and marketing produce.
- Proficient computer and social media skills including Zoom, MS Teams, WhatsApp, etc.
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