- Job posted on: 23rd Jul 2021
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We’re looking for a Product Development Officer who can volunteer remotely from home for three months. Join the Australian Volunteers Program to contribute to sustainable development across Tanzania.
Comfy Care12 is a women-led social enterprise dedicated to improving the menstrual hygiene and health for women and girls, especially schoolgirls. The organisation ensures that women and girls have access to safe sanitary material and have knowledge on menstrual hygiene.
They focus on comprehensive Menstrual Hygiene interventions which take into consideration the needs from the perspective of WASH, Protection and Education. Comfy Care12 offers comprehensive products and services that enhance the ability of women and girls to manage menstruation safely and with dignity; including interactive Menstrual Health Management training and capacity building, production and distribution of simple but quality, affordable and safe reusable sanitary pads as well as training on entrepreneurial skills to women groups through distribution of the reusable sanitary pads.
The organisation also works with school health and hygiene clubs to demystify any cultural shortcomings such as taboos and ensure inclusiveness. This is a remote assignment that will support Comfy Care12 develop a product development strategy.
We actively support and encourage people of all backgrounds and abilities to volunteer internationally and aim to make the program as accessible and inclusive as possible. - Find out more.
A position description is attached.