Kenyan Universities Students are invited to apply for the SUS-TOUR Training & Internship for Kenyan Universities students 2017, only persons that have complied with the eligibility criteria will be considered for the program.
SUS-TOUR program is looking for university students to undertake a mentorship training
on using SUS-TOUR Community Based Organizations DIY Toolkits on the 4th of November
2017 and thereafter undertake an internship at select CBTOs from 13th November to 13th
SUS-TOUR is a Switch Africa Green project implemented in Kenya jointly by Ecotourism
Kenya (EK), Federation of Community Tourism Organizations (FECTO) and Collaborating
Centre on Sustainable Consumption and Production (CSCP), Germany with funding from The EU through UNDP, UNOPS, and UNEP. The project’s objective is the promotion of sustainable tourism in Kenya, focusing on CBTEs in Kenya to foster improvement in rural livelihoods and conservation of culture and the natural environment. This is being done through promoting customer-oriented innovation and improving market access for community-based tourism (CBT).
Eligible persons: Kenyan Universities students
- The student must be undertaking an undergraduate degree in tourism and in their 3rd or 4th Year at the time of applying.
- Student should be available from 4th of November 2017 to 18th December 2017
How to Apply:
- Cover letter that includes your name, institution name, course, year of study and units covered to date
- Essay of 500 words describing challenges faced by CBTOs in Kenya
- Since the interns will be supporting CBTOs, it will be an added advantage if students can propose CBTOs they already know and wish to mentor.
Send applications to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com with the subject
INTERNSHIP ON COMMUNITY BASED TOURISM