Volunteers will do manual work such as weeding, cutting undesirable trees/ bamboos which disturb soil conservation function and bio-diversity. Working fields may vary due to local conditions. Each forest is expected to be a place for a place for relaxation for mentally challenged people, a habitat for Sashiba (eagles in danger of extinction) and so on. Also, volunteers will help ourdoor activities with children.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
Shared rooms, separated by gender. Meals will be cooked by volunteers in turn. All basic facilities are provided.
Locatie en vrije tijd
Mashiko-machi, Haga-gun, Tochigi Prefecture is near Utsunomiya-City, 3 hours from the central of Tokyo by train. Volunteers can enjoy beautiful nature and local culture like Mashiko-yaki (traditional ceramics).
- 16,000 JPY (about 100 EUR) of "NICE Volunteers" + additional fee needs to be paid in advance either by Paypal or through your sending NGO if they collect it in addition to their own inscription fee. 6,000 JPY of NICE Vols. fee is used for the project preparation/ coordination such as the transportation of the camp leaders while 10,000 JPY goes to the local host.
- Volunteers should be 14-17 years old, highly motivated to work outside. Respect to local people and other participants is needed.
＊We will accept applications only for SC until April 30.
Cultural exchange parties, onsen (public hot spring), traditional ceramics painting, sunflower festival etc.