Skill/gift: Many of the rural mountain villages are home to herds of goats and sheep, many households own a cow or two, on the high altitudes people heard yaks.
We are looking for a vet or person with rich experience in herd health, population, simple practises for people to increase their products from these animals as well as value chain evaluation and possibly supporting small business on village and community level.
We are looking for an adventurous person willing to live in the remote mountain area of Central Asia learn a minority language and spend quality time with people in small villages.
We already have existing relationships in these villages through other agricultural projects and would like to extend into this area. Visiting with the rural people always means not just work but also receiving hospitality and sharing life and stories from the “Good Book”.
As soon as possible
A small team share stories and spread hope among least-reached Muslims in Central Asia.
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