NCBA CLUSA is currently seeking qualified Farmer-to-Farmer volunteer candidates (1- US volunteer willing to travel) for the position of Financial Educator to support Asociación de Producción Agropecuaria Cargo- ASOPROCARGO based in (Milagro, Ecuador)
The Asociación de Producción Agropecuaria Cargo " ASOPROCARGO " is an agricultural association that applies agroecological practices in cacao productions and has agrotourism farms.
ASOPROCARGO was formed in 2016. The Ecuadorian Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAG) helped the initial 12 members form ASOPROCARGO, which has now increased to 17 associates with the goal of continued growth.
Since the association was created, members have established practices that are beneficial to the environment and their finances by decreasing the use of agrochemicals on their crops and establishing direct contact with cacao exporters, avoiding intermediates.
The volunteer will help ASOPROCARGO s members understand and interpret financial documents such as budgets, balance, cash flow, income statements and other tools for decision-making.
This organization has grown in the past years, and they are in need of formal financial training in order to register and interpret financial information and to the members and the board of directors.
Duration : 2 weeks June- September 2022