Kenia | Onderwijs en landbouw

Zet je in voor een groepsproject in Kenia. Dit project vindt plaats van 6 t/m 24 juni en biedt ruimte aan 20 deelnemers in de leeftijd van 17 t/m 75 jaar. Als vrijwilliger zal je werkzaamheden gaan uitvoeren gericht op onderwijs.

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Let op: naast het inschrijfgeld betaal je ter plekke nog een lokale bijdrage van € 265.

 Permaculture which generally involves farmwork activities
 Teaching of mathematics, english and creative arts subject in the school
 Home visits during the afternoon and assisting with general cleaning to the old and sick
 Weeding, slashing and clearing of bushes
 Soil conservation and planting of trees in the school compound
 Beach clean-up exercises to improve sanitation and hygiene around the community

ARRIVAL AT THE AIRPORT
We will pick up all volunteers taking part in this workcamp from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi. CIVS will arrange accommodation before and after the workcamp in a host family in the Buruburu area of Nairobi.

ACCOMMODATION AND SITES OF INTEREST
Accommodation will be at the project in this workcamp and it is important that you have your own sleeping bag and mat. During the workcamp, volunteers will get food from locally available foodstuffs and the volunteers will share the responsibility of preparing the food.

In this workcamp, volunteers can visit Rusinga, Mafangano Islands and Tom Mboya Mausoleum, which are about 1 hour and 2-hours drive respectively from the project.

Badilisha means “change” in Swahili. Badilisha Eco Village aims to bring change to the lives of people on Rusinga Island, who face challenges such as food insecurity, HIV/AIDS, lack of education among other pressing issues. It also seeks to inspire change in the general paradigms of local population towards a more holistic and responsible way. Badilisha Eco Village promotes permaculture farm design techniques and ethics: Earth care, people care and share of surplus. It is a model farm, or epicenter, for both sustainable agriculture and holistic community development. Badilisha successfully hosted a Permaculture Development Course in March 2011 and aims to become an International Permaculture Centre. There is a primary school also within the project that was established with an overall objective of providing education to the children around the community.

CAMP FEES
Volunteers participating in this project will be required to pay 265 Euros. This cost will include:
 Airport pick up upon arrival & Airport drop off after the workcamp
 Up to 3 nights’ accommodation in Nairobi
 Introduction to Kenyan life through a Nairobi City Centre Tour before the workcamp
 Workcamp Orientation at the CIVS office in Nairobi or the workcamp site
 Food (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
 Workcamp facilitation and mentoring of volunteers by an experienced workcamp leader
 Certificate of participation for the volunteer
 All administrative costs

Volunters below the age of 18 need a parental agreement

WHAT TO CARRY
Volunteers are required to carry the following items for the workcamp: mosquito net, torch/flashlight, toiletries, first-aid kit, sleeping bag, sleeping mat, working gloves, sandals and sunscreen. In addition to those, volunteers can also carry the following items for interaction purposes: pictures of your country, old clothes that are no longer in use, toys, books, pens, etc.

SAFARI OPTION
CIVS organizes safaris to all the spectacular National Parks and touristic sites in Kenya, with the main attraction being Maasai Mara Game Reserve. Volunteers who wish to go on a safari should apply at least two weeks before arrival to enable us to make proper arrangements. The fee charged is all-inclusive of meals, transport, park entry, accommodation and tour guiding.
Safari dates: 03rd – 05th June 2020
Charges: 3-day Safari to Maasai Mara National Park, 340 Euro

Projectnaam

BADILISHA ECO-VILLAGE

Projectcode

CIVS/STV-06/2020

Land

Soort werk

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Startdatum

6-6-2020

Einddatum

24-6-2020

Aantal vrijwilligers

20 (10 mannen en 10 vrouwen)

Leeftijd

17 t/m 75 jaar

Lokale bijdrage

€ 265

Taal

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