MANGROVE FOR JAVA
- chantiers 1-3 semaines
Volunteer should bear any expenses for personal matters like extending the visa , personal expenses, freeday trip, medicine and doctor for case of illness, etc.
- Code : GREAT-STV02
- Dispo : 4M / 4F (Total Part 10)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 70
Mangrove for Java is a project targeting all endangers villages or area located in coastal cities and regencies in Java Island. This project is a sustainable project organized by GREAT in cooperation with local fisher and farmer communities to answering the needs of preserving the coastal side of Java Island. Java coastal area is one of the directed affected by global climate change among many of islands in the world. The project is preserving natural diversity and sea shore from the erosion because of significantly mangrove cutting in the 70’s-80s along with strong waves from the ocean. This will be the main focus of the project. More than 1000 km coastal line in Java Island is in danger of erosion. This year, we start it with Pekalongan City.
Planting mangrove and other trees in beach, sharing about environment education to local people and children, conducting school visits and universities for environment education, running a green campaign in city centre, and managing the mangrove fruits to be snacks or foods and promoting it.
House of local people, sleeping bag is needed, self cooking, and self management
Kandang Panjang, Pekalongan, Central Java
Good physical endurance. It is a very hot and less hygiene condition of poor coastal area, be ready with sun block and sun burnt
GREAT is established since 2015 by a group of volunteer the IVS activists in Indonesia. Background of GREAT is a great determination, a strong belief and a shared dream that the IVS is a movement that can provide access to the youth in particular, and anyone to become agent of change locally, nationally and globally towards world peace.
GREAT adalah singkatan dari Gerakan Kerelawanan Internasional. GREAT merupakan LSM nasional yang berfokus pada ise kepemudaan dan kegiatan kerelawanan internasional. Dalam menjalankan kegiatannya, GREAt bermitra dengan organisasi / institusi baik nasional maupun internasional. Motto dari GREAT adalah "berpikir secara global, beraksi di lingkup lokal" dan "sendiri kita mengubah diri sendiri, bersama kita mengubah dunia".