Foundation for Sustainable Development Program Opportunities

Argentina

Youth Education & Development Volunteer in Argentina

Although Argentina has an extremely high literacy rate - at 97 percent - there is still serious deficiency in educational support for marginalized children. After the economic...

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Bolivia

Environmental Sustainability Internship in Bolivia

One of the most pressing environmental sustainability concerns in Bolivia is soil erosion from overgrazing and poor cultivation methods, including slash and burn agriculture....

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Argentina

Microfinance & Microenterprise Internships in Argentina

2001, the economy deteriorated so badly that the country suffered an absolute meltdown, with industrial infrastructure and agricultural markets on their knees, minimal social...

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Nicaragua

Environmental Internship in Nicaragua with FSD

Interning with FSD is an exciting, fast-paced opportunity where you are immersed in the local culture while implementing a high-impact development project. As an environmental...

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Nicaragua

Microfinance Internship in Nicaragua - FSD

Join FSD and nearly 50 NGOs throughout Nicaragua to address a spectrum of development issues at the grassroots level. An internship with FSD in Tola or Ciudad Sandino allows...

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Nicaragua

Human Rights, Social Justice Prog. Dev’t. & Advocacy Intern

The history of human rights in Nicaragua is mostly one of mass graves stemming from the legacy of conquest and years of colonialism, tyrannical governments, dictatorships,...

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Nicaragua

Public and Clinical Health Intern in Nicaragua

Health needs in Nicaragua are the result of poverty, geographical positioning, and a disorganized health care system. A high prevalence of malaria and parasitic diseases,...

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Nicaragua

Microfinance Analyst Intern Position in Nicaragua

Nicaragua is the poorest country in Latin America and the second poorest in the Western Hemisphere.In Nicaragua, many nongovernmental organizations have begun to utilize

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Nicaragua

Youth Development and Education Positions in Nicaragua

Education in Nicaragua has seen a series of politically charged improvement campaigns that have done little to realistically better the situation of the country's youth.

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Nicaragua

Gender Equity Intern in Nicaragua

Nicaragua has some of the most pressing gender-related problems in Latin America. In the agriculture-based economy, women are largely in charge of the labor-intensive tasks...

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Nicaragua

Renewable Energy and Environmental Sustainability Intern

As both the largest country in Central America and the least populated, Nicaragua has the opportunity to enforce environmental protection and conserve its natural resources....

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Nicaragua

Community Mobilization for Social Change Intern in Nicaragua

Looking to expand your international experiences? Then this is your chance! Join with locals in Nicaragua as an intern in the fight for social change. In a country where...

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Argentina

Human Rights Internships & Volunteer in Argentina

Accountability and reconciliation of the countless human rights violations of Argentina's recent past loom large over the nation. FSD partners with numerous organizations...

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Argentina

Youth Development and Education Opportunities in Argentina

Although Argentina has an extremely high literacy rate - at 97 percent - there is still serious deficiency in educational support for marginalized children. After the economic...

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Argentina

Child and Maternal Health Opportunities in Argentina

Argentina's already deficient healthcare system has only been aggravated by the recent economic crisis. Many could not afford medical care after the economic crash, leading...

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Uganda

Youth Development and Education Intern in Uganda

Since Uganda instated Universal Primary Education, enrollment has drastically increased. Unfortunately, many classrooms now have 200 students in one room with one teacher....

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Uganda

Int’l. Gender Equity Advocacy & Program Dev’t. Intern:Uganda

Women of Uganda face a wide range of challenges including discrimination, low social status, lack of economic self sufficiency, and greater risk of HIV/AIDS infection. In...

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Uganda

Microfinance Intern in Uganda

According to international standards, Uganda still ranks among the twenty poorest countries in the world, with over fifty percent of the population living below the official...

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Uganda

Leadership Positions in Uganda

Become a leader in the call for social change movement of Uganda. Your skills can change lives. Respect for human rights in Uganda has been advanced significantly since...

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Uganda

International Public and Clinical Health Positions in Uganda

Health care provision and infrastructure in Uganda are chronically under-funded and highly variable in quality. Uganda's infant mortality rate and life expectancy are among...

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Uganda

Environmental Resource Management Intern in Uganda

Many of Ugandas natural ecosystems are undergoing conversion, degradation and declination in a completely unplanned and uncontrolled manner. With over 80% of the Ugandan

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Uganda

Intern with a Community Based Organization (CBO) in Uganda

Small-scale agriculture is by far the most important sector of the Ugandan economy, particularly in rural areas. However, members of the rural economy still rely almost entirely...

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Bolivia

Youth Education & Development Opportunities in Bolivia

One in every seven children in Bolivia does not complete primary school. Over one million Bolivian citizens over the age of 15 are unable to read or write. Education issues...

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Bolivia

Gender Equity Internships & Volunteers in Bolivia

The Panos Institute reports that gender violence causes more death and disability in Bolivia among women aged 15-44 than do cancer, malaria, traffic accidents, or war. Around...

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Bolivia

Human Rights Internships and Volunteer in Bolivia

In September and October of 2003, amid fierce civil demonstrations protesting the management of natural gas reserves, 59 Bolivians were killed and 200 more were seriously...

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Kenya

Youth Development and Education Intern in Kenya

FSD partners with organizations that assist communities with affordable primary and secondary education, offer vocational skills training to adults, and contribute to social...

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Kenya

International Gender Equity Intern in Kenya

Work as an intern in the African country of Kenya to further develop organizations that work to end gender inequality. Despite the predominantly patriarchal society, it is...

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Kenya

MicroFinance and MicroEnterprise Intern & Volunteer in Kenya

Kenya’s economic situation can be attributed to a few main factors. Currently, the richest ten percent of the Kenyan population controls almost half of the nation’s wealth...

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Kenya

Human Rights Internships & Volunteers in Kenya

Kenya’s history as an independent nation is mired in major human rights abuses, severe corruption, and widespread illegal expropriation of public lands. Corrupt governmental...

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Kenya

Health Internships & Volunteers in Kenya

Kenya is one of many Sub-Saharan African countries that battles various life-threatening diseases. Malaria continues to kill more Kenyans than any other communicable disease....

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Kenya

Sustainable Development Internships & Volunteer in Kenya

The environment is an increasingly important issue in development in Kenya. Those living below the poverty line rely directly on the water and land resources surrounding

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Kenya

Internship and Volunteer Opportunities in Kenya

The dichotomy of Kenya is that among the striking backdrops of the savannah, mountains, and coast lurk the devastating problems of environmental degradation, infectious disease,...

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Argentina

Youth Education & Development Opportunities in Argentina

Although Argentina has an extremely high literacy rate - at 97 percent - there is still serious deficiency in educational support for marginalized children. After the economic...

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Bolivia

Appropriate Technology Internship & Volunteer in Bolivia

Many Bolivian communities lack the essential infrastructure required to maintain a healthy economy. Clean water, proper sewage and garbage systems, irrigation, plumbing,

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Bolivia

Environmental Sustainability Opportunities in Bolivia

Over the past few decades, use of chemical fertilizers and overexploitation of renewable resources has all but destroyed the sustainability of agricultural lands in the Cochabamba...

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Bolivia

Micro-finance & Micro-enterprise Opportunities in Bolivia

The most recent drastic decline of the Bolivian economy began in the late 1990s when prices of Bolivian exports dropped due to reduced international demand. Microfinance...

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Argentina

Applied Technology Internships & Volunteer in Argentina

Argentina is a culturally rich country with an extremely educated population, abundant natural resources, and a growing economy. However, the country is still drastically...

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Argentina

Environmental Sustainability Opportunities in Argentina

Environmental Sustainability issues concerning Argentina are typical of those of most developing nations: poor water and air quality, deforestation, and soil degradation....

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Argentina

Gender Equity Internships & Volunteer in Argentina

Argentina has a history of female leaders, as well as internationally recognized images that symbolize the heavy participation of women in the political, social, and domestic...

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Argentina

Microfinance & Microenterprise Opportunities in Argentina

2001, the economy deteriorated so badly that the country suffered an absolute meltdown, with industrial infrastructure and agricultural markets on their knees, minimal social...

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Argentina

Environmental Sustainability Internships in Argentina

Environmental Sustainability issues concerning Argentina are typical of those of most developing nations: poor water and air quality, deforestation, and soil degradation....

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Bolivia

Child and Maternal Health Internship in Bolivia

Malnutrition is crippling Bolivia, with close to five million citizens unable to fulfill even the most basic requirements. Malnutrition poses the greatest risk to pregnant...

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Nicaragua

Group Service Trip in Nicaragua

FSD’s Group Service Trip (GST) program enables people to gain both theoretical understanding and practical experience in community-driven development. This program uniquely...

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