Centre Ecologique Albert Schweitzer

CEAS is a Swiss-based NGO active in the field of development cooperation since 1980. CEAS encourages the emergence of participatory innovations that enhance local resources.

In Sub-Saharan Africa, CEAS projects are based on innovative applied research carried out together with the local population. Through its partners network, CEAS contributes to food self-suf-ficiency, sustainable development an adaptation to climate change. CEAS generates technological innovations and know-how, which is passed on to craftsmen, farmers and agricultural proces-sors as well as to local authorities and communities throughout the African continent.

Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)

No Poverty
Zero Hunger
Good Health and Well-being
Clean Water and Sanitation
Affordable and Clean Energy
Decent Work and Economic Growth
Reduced Inequalities
Sustainable Cities and Communities
Responsible Consumption and Production
Climate Action
Life on Land

How we work

Our mission: Generate positive social and economic dynamics in Africa, through the co-creation and sharing of innovative and environmentally friendly solutions.

... and why

Because we dream of a world where everyone, to their own measure, can contribute to the development of society, economic development and the preservation of the environment.

Career opportunities

Seeking candidates mainly in

Land- und Forstwirtschaft
Umwelt und Katastrophenmanagement
Gesundheit und Ernährung
Entwicklung des Privatsektors
Soziale Entwicklung
Supply Chain Management

We mobilise energies in order to plant de seeds of a sustainable and inclusive ecological transition.

Opportunities offered

Internships for students no
Traineeships/Talent programs for graduates yes
Positions/programs for young professionals no
Staff positions for professionals no
Senior or management positions no
Consultancy opportunities no
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Number of employees

In Switzerland:
Weniger als 20

Outside Switzerland:
Zwischen 20 und 50

Learn more

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