EXPERIENCING CULTURE WITH ETHNIC PEOPLE AT BUOC
- chantiers 1-3 semaines
- Code : SJV1707
- Dispo : 8M / 6F (Total Part 15)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 99
In the workcamp, volunteers will be divided into small teams to do different tasks including: – Organizing activities for children – Create a friendly environment – Help locals understand the importance of protecting the environment – Some environmental activities, like gardening, building a bamboo fence, planting trees – The volunteers will have host families so that they should act like the famous saying, “when in Rome, do as the Romans do”
Volunteers will stay in a traditional bamboo house in the BUOC-village. The village will provide meals for volunteers. Vietnamese food consists of many varieties and flavors, but if you have any special dietary needs please inform us in advance.
You have 2 days off per week. Mostly during the weekend, unless there are specials events in your working place.
• Ability to do manual work. • Willing to work and stay in remote area. • Strong inter-personal skills, and experience in working with a wide variety of people, cultural sensitivity. • Commitment to volunteerism • High motivation and come ready to live as the locals do (basic accommodations, transport by bus or bicycle, local food). Be ready to face many difficulties such as language barriers, culture differences, low budgets, etc. • Be patient and empathetic with the disadvantaged children