Mission: To promote education, conservation, and restoration of Bolivian landscapes and biodiversity, most specifically, the preservation of the ecological framework on Isla del Sol.
Location: Cochabamba, Bolivia
Placement Details: Coming Soon
Internship description: Global Fellows have the opportunity to learn about Bolivian landscapes, climate, and biodiversity while fine-tuning the details of the El Museo de Los Pumas museum for the public in Isla del Sol. Interns have the opportunity to aid in spreading information on environmental conservation and sustainability throughout Bolivia and the Andean region.
Required skills: Communication skills, flexibility, patience, and an open mind. Organization and time management skills. Spanish (not required, but at least open to learning)
Relevant interests: Environmental Justice and Education, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture, Indigenous History, Nature Conservation, Animal Rights, Holistic Resource Management
Potential Majors/Minors: Environmental Science/Studies, Biology, Sociology, Public Health, Political Science, Anthropology, Economics, English, Ethnic Studies, Finance, History, Management, Music, Psychology, Studio Arts