Japan | Landbouw en constructie
Samen met 12 andere vrijwilligers ga je voor 3 dagen naar een landbouw en constructieproject.
Het project duurt van 5 t/m 8 oktober.
Let op: naast het inschrijfgeld betaal je ter plekke nog een lokale bijdrage van ¥ 10000. (Ca. € 75)
We will do various work to activate Ozuchi village and preserve their culture and nature. Main work is maintaining vegetables’ fields and rice fields for sustainable life. And do some other work for the community.
Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet. You don't need to bring your sleeping bag. Volunteers prepare the meals by themselves. Wi-fi are not connected basically.There is a cat in this village.
Komatsu airport is nearest. From Osaka (Kansai) airport (4 hours by express train). From Tokyo, 5 hours by express train/ 8 hours by night bus (For Narita airport, you need to arrive by 4th Sep. afternoon/ can leave campsite after 18th Sep. night.)
NICE have been organized together with "Shizentaiken Ozuchi Mura" since 2013, founded by local people to keep the Japanese original landscape. There were 140 inhabitants with 20 houses in 1916, but now only 2 people live there! Still 10 houses are remained and the area was designated as Nation's Preservation District for Groups of Historic Buildings. This group try to improve this depopulation situation by young voluntary power. Volunteers have been tried to (1)agriculture, (2)maintain the forest, (3)organize the event of culture exchange for local people and (4)exchange of ideas for improvement regional development though workcamps.
Volunteers get knowledge about actions for developing local village. Also the basic knowledge of the Japanese language and local culture.
13 (6 mannen en 7 vrouwen)
18 t/m 96 jaar
¥ 10000 (Japanse yen)