Main work is organizing and preparing for "English kids camp". For example, playing international games, cooking international meals and speaking with children. From 6 to 18 years old children/students enjoy international days in the beautiful nature. Volunteer prepare though online for this program before coming here. We possibly also support agriculture and do some other work for the community.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
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 is not available. There is a cat in this village.
Locatie en vrije tijd
The southwest part of Ishikawa prefecture. Ozuchi village is surrounded by mountains, so very isolated, but you can enjoy mountain life in the very beautiful/ traditional place. Charcoal making was main industry. (https://goo.gl/maps/kPUu666yx292)
Leisure: Exchange parties with local people, trekking to the mountain and activity in the river etc.
Study theme: Best practice to revive depopulated areas in each country and their networking.
High motivation to work hard, simple life in the isolated mountain area and respect to the local culture. *KIDS FRIENDLY mind is necessary!
Volunteers get knowledge about actions for developing local village. Also, the basic knowledge of the Japanese language and local culture. From 18th to 22nd Sep., International Family camp member join together. (4 Families)