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Implement emergency measures to protect and extend the water supply in the Batibo district (pop. 70,000).
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Work with schools and committed individuals within the community to setup and maintain a water flow measurement system in each of 20 villages.
Help construct fences and install locks on access points as necessary to protect water catchment areas.
Help plant trees to protect water catchment areas from runoff and erosion.
Work with our Community Organizer to run village workshops about the importance of clean water and to brainstorm ways to conserve water.
Requirements/Qualifications and Skills:
A commitment to helping others
Basic knowledge of water management practices desired but not required
Fluency in written and spoken English (French is an asset)
Ability to collect, measure and file data efficiently and accurately