Main work is (1)Agriculture/Harvesting the traditional pumpkin ,(2)playing with Children in after school class, and do some other work for the community.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
Renovated house (traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet. Sleeping bag is not needed. Food will be cooked by volunteers. Wi-Fi is available.
Locatie en vrije tijd
Nanto City is located in the southwestern part of Toyama Prefecture. There are many mountainous areas and agriculture is one of main industry. Historical folk songs and dances are remained.(https://www.tabi-nanto.jp/en/)
Leisure: Enjoy world Heritage 'Gokayama village' , hot spring and so on.
Study theme: Volunteers have time for discussion about “Initiatives for population decline and regional revitalization”.
High motivation to work and simple mountain life in the isolated area, Also respect to the local culture and way of the local organization.
Volunteers get knowledge about actions for developing local village and ancient times. Also the basic knowledge of the Japanese language and local culture.