Tanzania | Kunst en cultuur
Samen met 7 andere vrijwilligers ga je voor 27 dagen naar een kunst en cultuurproject.
Het project duurt van 4 t/m 31 augustus.
Let op: naast het inschrijfgeld betaal je ter plekke nog een lokale bijdrage van € 300.
To realize the above stated objective, volunteer will be engaged in the following activities:- Arts and Music Workshops: Gatherings of project volunteers, Local musicians, artists and other interested members to have a common definition and understanding of what is music, the power of music and arts, Importance of music and arts in our lives. Volunteers are expected to bring information from their own community for sharing during the workshops. Young artist’s initiative: We will work with local young to support them to building their capacity through English language classes, gymnastic activities, and other initiatives that will make them self-reliant taking advantage of tourism industry in their community. In exchange volunteers shall be ready to learn and practice some African music, dancing and drumming. Hand-on activities: Sustainable community mural painting in public places, drawing images with sustainability messages for exhibition, songs composition, drama and other Arts activities. Volunteers are encouraged to bring painting or other art works with sustainability messages from their own communities for sharing. Community engagement and Exhibition: Events that are expected to attract good number of community members and people outside the community to share sustainability messages through music and arts exhibitions. This might include some local cultural shows and exhibition targeting sustainable community message in the society. Education tours: An activity aiming to provide wider opportunity for volunteers to discover, explore and share leanings. Tours will include local with media, Arts groups, Musician, Museum, Former freedom fighters, peace activities etc. The role of Music and Arts in realization of global development sustainable goals. Be ready to have discussions on SDGs, Volunteers are encourage to research and have general view of what is SDSs and its reality in your own community and country.
Accommodation: Volunteers will be hosted at the Communal house in the community. Basic accommodation facilities will be provided. Expect to share rooms with or other volunteers from the same or other projects. (No mix of different sex in the rooms). Volunteers’ relatives and friends can visit or staying over upon special approval. Bring with you; Mosquito net, Bed sheets (at least 2 pieces) and pillow if you prefer one, Towels, Rubber mattress and Mosquito repellent Meals: Trying a variety of foods from other cultures is part of UVIKIUTA’s philosophy for an authentic experience in Tanzania, and may be both fun and challenging. Food on our projects generally reflects the local cuisine. Some foods that are part of a regular diet at your home country may not be available during the program. Vegetarians meals will be available. However volunteers with more specific dietary requirements may need to supplement the included meals at their own expense. Participants with food allergies (e.g., nuts) must inform the organisation about the existence and severity of the allergy. Three meals per day are provided to the Volunteers at the Youth accommodation. Meals in transit between airports and to/from Project, during tourism or outside designated project area are volunteer’s responsibility. No reimbursements will be made for volunteers who miss their included meals.
Pemba Island famous known as “spice Island” is gifted with various natural attractions. Before coming to Tanzania, you will have an opportunity to learn more about this beautiful Island; however there are four important sites or activities you may not want to miss at all:- Ngezi Forest, and Vumawimbi beach Misali Island and Cloves farms. Note: Be aware of people trying to invite you for safari and tours, they might not help that much as most of them are not licensed or registered for such kind of business. It is always cheaper and even fun to do these activities with other participants as a team. You might want to wait until the orientation day to plan together. If needed we can provide some recommendations for companies which has been providing services to our Previous participants over the years with affordable rates while quality, safety and security prioritized.
Music and Arts expression has been used for ages in various audiences as a vehicle to deliver messages. Its role in human life needs no overemphasis since it affects all aspects of human kind. Music & Arts for community action project is expected to bring volunteers with Sustainable development ideas and initiative messages to the society through the universe language of music and arts. This project aims to develop and create meaningful events and performing arts programs embodying development through culture, the natural outcome of creative people collaborating to achieve sustainable development in the world. Through music and arts the project is expecting to increase awareness of positive use of Available resources including our own talents to bring sustainable future.
This project is suitable for a person who is open minded, flexible, ready to learn and adopt to other cultures, interested in physical/outdoor activities, Arts, craft, music and with ability to work under less supervision and minimum resources. No flexibility on starting and ending date. Families, couples, seniors and those with disabilities are encouraged to join this project; however they should contact us in advance through their sponsoring organizations for proper environments that fit their special needs. Language: Official Languages of the program are English and Kiswahili. However you do not need to be fluently. Age: 18 years and above. No age limit.
You do not want to miss this opportunity!
Zanzibar: Music & Arts for community action
8 (4 mannen en 4 vrouwen)
18 t/m 99 jaar