#Eco-footprint scavenger hunt
Volunteers will pair up to find response to a number of questions from a number of topics related to lifestyles of individual community members as well institutions. The questions will be gathered to build a base for understanding of ecological footprint.
# Community Environmental Clean-up
An activity committed to getting our hands dirty and picking up trash. Trash is a threat to wildlife, and a cause of pollution through runoff and off-gassing. It’s our duty as environmental stewards of the earth to pick it up. Community members will be sensitized to make clean up a lifestyle.
Volunteers will join speaking events aiming in educating the community on information pertaining to the environment, as well as problems and possible solutions.
#Ecological footprint calculation workshops
2 hours workshops organized for community focus groups (Elders, women, Youths/Students, Businesses, faith-based groups, etc.) that will assist members of each group in developing a greater understanding of how to lighten their ecological footprints by providing simple yet effective ways to make sustainable choices in one’s day to day life.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
At the community residential house. Get ready to share room with other 2-4 volunteers of the same sex. Toilets and washrooms will be outside the house. Water and electricity will be available. No beds, however we will have mattresses to lay on the floor. Our kitchen-volunteer staff will be available to prepare meals however, each volunteer will be required to help in meals preparation. Vegetarian meals will be available for the entire period of the project.
Locatie en vrije tijd
Jambiani is an old fishing village on the southeast coast of Zanzibar between Paje and Makundichi. Jambiani has a laidback vibe with friendly local people who mix with tourists. The community has a strong seaweed culture with many farms dotting the coastline and employing a good number of locals, mainly women. Their main source of income is fishing and seaweed farming. Jambiani is the best destination in Zanzibar Island to get a good insight of the local way of life and everything is in walking distance. The beach is located 2 Min away from the accommodation. Possibilities for free time activities includes:
Spicy tour & Zanzibar stone town tour
Visiting Islands (Prison, Pongwe, Mnemba, Uzi etc)
Dolphin tour, Blue lagoon, safari Blue and Fishing game
Jozani Forest with cultural and eco tours
Sun set at Kae Funk
Jambiani Village tour and Jambiani Snorkelling
Non-Tanzanian volunteers are required to have business visa in order to join this project. Visa is available online and can be also obtained at the airport or other border of entry on arrival by presenting UVIKIUTA invitation letter.