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Volunteer Opportunities

Crossroads International volunteers, known as Crossroaders, play a critical role in ensuring the success of our partnership projects for promoting the rights of women and eradicating poverty. Our placements are designed to meet the stated needs of partner organizations overseas and build on one another to support the development of vulnerable communities over the long-term. Crossroads International recruits for a wide range of skills sets and expertise – Yours can make a difference. 

To apply for a position, we kindly ask that you fill out Crossroads' online application form. Please contact our recruitment officer if you have any questions: simidele@cintl.org.  

In order to be eligible for an overseas placement, applicants must meet the requirements set out by Global Affairs Canada. Please read the description here before submitting your application.

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis and position will remain open until filled.  Departure date is contingent upon completion of administrative file and approval of visa. 


South America

BOLIVIA

PositionPartnerLength of mandate

Communications Advisor 

AGRECOL Andes

12 to 18 months

Social Performance Officer

ANED

5 months

Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist 

AOPEB

5 months

Funding Management Advisor

AOPEB

12 months

Community Business Advisor 

Pro-Rural

9 months

ICT Advisor (e-commerce) 

Pro-Rural

6 months


Africa

BURKINA FASO

Position

Partner

Length of mandate

Organisational Management Advisor (cooperatives) 

SEMUS

12 months

Project Proposal Advisor  

ADEP

6 months

Gender Equality Advisor 

ADEP

6 months

Advocacy Advisor 
CBDF 12 months
Strategic Planning Advisor  RESACIFROAT 6 months
Project Development Advisor  RESACIFROAT 6 months

Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor

PAG-LA-YIRI

6 months

Liaison Officer 

Crossroads International

12 to 18 months


GHANA

Position

Partner

Length of mandate

Grant Writing Advisor

ABANTU for development

10 months

Gender Training Practitioner  

ABANTU for development

12 months

IT and Website Design Advisor

NEWIG

12 months

Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning advisor (PMEL)  

All Partners

9 months

Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor 

WiLDAF

10 months

SENEGAL

Position

Partner

Length of mandate

Microcredit Advisor

APROFES

10 months

Communications Advisor

APROFES

6 months

Archiving Advisor

APROFES

7 months

Database Management Advisor

APROFES

9 months

Social Economy Advisor

APROFES

10 months

Agronomy Advisor

RESOPP

7 months

Entrepreneurship and Merchandising Advisor 

UNFCS (Dakar)

12 months

Entrepreneurship and Merchandising Advisor

UNFCS (Fatick)

9 months

Entrepreneurship and Merchandising Advisor

UNFCS (Kaolack)

9 months

Cooperative Management Advisor (Part 2)

RESOPP 6 months


TOGO

Position

Partner

Length of mandate

Capitalization Advisor - Agroecological Technology

La Colombe

12 to 18 months

Communications Advisor

GF2D

6 to 8 months

Advisor - Mobilisation of Financial Ressources

GF2D

9 to 12 months

 

SWAZILAND

Position

Partner

Length of mandate

Communications and Marketing Advisor

SWIFT

12 months

Business and Operations Advisor (New!)

SWIFT

12 months

Communications Advisor

SWAGAA

8 months

Human Resources Advisor

Gone Rural and boMake Rural Projects

12 to 18 months

Marketing and Fundraising Advisor  boMake Rural Projects 12 months
Integrated Programming Advisor  All Partners 12 to 18 months
Youth Advocacy Media Advisor (New!) FLAS 12 months
Communications and Marketing Advisor (New!) FLAS 12 months


TANZANIA

Position

Partner

Length of mandate

Strategic Planning Advisor 

TGNP

8 months

Program Advisor - Women’s Shelter

KWIECO

12 months

Advisor – Gender Based Violence Counselling

KWIECO 

12 months

Program Advisor - Girls' Empowerment Clubs 

KWIECO

12 months

Young Feminist Movement Building Advisor (New!)

TGNP

12-18 months

* Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis and position will remain open until filled.  Departure date is contingent upon completion of administrative file and approval of visa. 

 

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