Geo-Environmental Resource Association (GERAS), Cameroon
A registered Cameroonian Non-Profit & Charity Organization granted Special Consultative status with the United Nation's Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in 2017, working to ensure that humankind live in harmony with the other living and non-living components of the environment.
What We Need
We need volunteer to help build the organization's capacity in fundraising, strategic planning, project writing, partnership building, social media updates, project implementation, teaching environmental education and conservation in our partner schools, work on our current ebook project.
We have a small office in Yaounde and look forward to get a bigger office so as to ease the work of volunteers.
When & Who
What we Provide
The one time fee is to cover administrative assistance to the volunteer.
We believe that Volunteers can look for subsistence allowance from a donor or volunteering organization and we can only guide the volunteer to accomplish his or her professional task.
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More Services we Offer
We will provide orientation to volunteers on how to live and travel within Yaounde without problems.
We will look for social activities in the area and register the volunteer to participate.
Other Ways to Help
environmental education and conservation books and publications,
Capacity building manuals
Additional Info about Us
Consultation of emails.
Uploading information on social media platforms.
Search for donors
Drafting of project proposals
We don't have any problem with accomodation. We don't pay for the volunteer's accomodation, but we can look for a suitable accomodation for the volunteer.
Geo-Environmental Resource Association (GERAS) is a Cameroonian Geo-Environmental and Ecological Association that obtained special consultative status with the United Nation's Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in 2017. It is non-profit making, non denominational, charitable, development orientated and apolitical in nature. GERAS, specifically referred to as GERAS CAMEROON was founded in 2011, obtained its non-profit making status and went operational in 2013. GERAS CAMEROON is a dynamic team dominated by Geologists, Geographers, Biologists, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Experts, Geo-Spatial Information System (GIS) Experts, Chemists, Educationists, Journalists and other specialists; called up to validate the Association’s Missions and Visions.
GERAS CAMEROON’s mission is to ensure that humankind lives in harmony with the other living and non-living components of the environment. GERAS CAMEROON works in carrying out massive sensitization on the need for environmental protection, and partnering with like-minded organizations to share ideas. GERAS CAMEROON envisages a World in general, and Cameroon in particular where every human being is conscious about his or her role in environmental protection. GERAS CAMEROON has had work experience in three Regions of Cameroon (SW, NW and Center) with Primary School Children, Secondary School Students, Government Agencies, other Non Governmental Organizations and the local community in the domain of environmental education and conservation actions. GERAS is going nationwide especially with its special consultative status with ECOSOC.