Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (India) – AKRSP(I) is a programme of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) which works in over 30 countries around the world.
Title of Opportunity
Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Maharashtra
Socially conscious youth in the age group of 18-30 and Youth Candidates who belong to tribal communities or have worked in rural areas (specially on water management) will be given priority.
Skills & Competencies required
1. Sincere, passionate and willing to contribute to community with a full time commitment for ten months.
2. Graduate with good communication skills and research orientation.
3. Fluency in English will be needed.
4. Photography and video-making skills will be an added advantage.
AKRSP (I) has initiated the Research Fellowship on Water Control for Tribal Community to support youth to take up highly relevant and policy oriented research. Fellowship programme will comprise of 10 months duration with specific deliverables. Shorter duration upto 6 months will be considered as a special case. Selected youths will undergo induction training at the outset of the programme followed by allocation of specific project and location. A monthly workshop will be conducted to review the progress of the project allocated to fellows, share insights and give guidance.
Rs. 10,000 will be provided to support the basic needs. Travel and other necessary official expenses will be reimbursed after producing bills.
How to Apply
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Phone: 079-27541678, 079-66312471, 079-40069127
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