Aid organization for victims of human trafficking and rape in the southern rain forest
- INTERNSHIP CODE: SMMV
- City: Madre de Dios
- Work Areas: Social Work / Education / Psychology Environment / Biology / Geography / Forestry
Company / Institution
The organization is operating from a small place in the southern part of Peru’s rain forest (Madre de Dios Province). It works with children, teenagers and women who were victims of human trafficking, rape etc.
Function / Working area
The organization helps children, teenagers and women who were victims of human trafficking, rape etc. Another sphere of activity are the nearby illegal gold mines which a lot of environmental problems. In this context the organization also works in environmental education. In general there is a need for volunteers from different areas who want to help or rather provide their knowledge; for example in the past the organization had people formerly working in mechanical art or nurses.
The internship is geared towards students of psychology, pedagogy, social work and life sciences.