GIDEON MOSI PRIMARY SCHOOL
- chantiers 1-3 semaines
Extra fee to pay on arrival at the camp : 300 € Lisez les informations spécifiques
- Code : KVDA/STV/08D
- Dispo : 8M / 7F (Total Part 15)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 99
Theme: Human and Wildlife Conflict the bane of Sustainable Development. — Project overview The Taita hills rise from the Southeastern Nyika Plateau. They are ancient fault-block formation stretching south to Malawi through Eastern and Southern Tanzania. They sit almost cheek-by-jowl with one of the region’s recent volcanic ranges, the Chyulu Hills. The project is situated on the foot of the Sagalla Hills in Taita Taveta district in coastal part of Kenya. It is approximately 7-8 hours’ drive from Nairobi. Sagalla is remembered to be a home of the first missionaries in the early 1900 and these is evident with one of the first churches in Kenya still standing strong. — TYPE OF WORKCAMP: CHILDREN and RENOVATION Volunteers will work for six hours daily from Monday to Friday. Manual work and Intercultural activities: • School renovation, • Teaching Primary School pupils • Awareness campaign on Human and Wildlife Conflict • Home visits • Cultural days for various nationalities • Topical discussion on the project theme together with the local people
ACCOMMODATION The volunteers stay in School classrooms in very basic conditions where there are no beds and electricity. KVDA will provide foodstuffs and volunteers will cook their own meals in turns. Volunteers have an obligation to climb down the level of the people with the aim of exposure to development challenges. Water is available from springs and it is recommended that drinking water should be boiled or medicated. Mineral water available at supermarkets is also recommended. There is no electricity connection at the project but volunteers can charge the electric appliances at the nearest market center.
Location: Taita-Taveta County, Coast region. —
Orientation: Will be done on 19th August 2017 at KVDA Residence in Nairobi and the team will leave for the project on the morning of 20th August 2017. — Airport pick-up services: The port of entry to Kenya is Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi and airport pick up will be done on provision of full flight details. The volunteers will be taken to KVDA Residence in Karen for accommodation that has highly subsidized rates Participation FEES The project participation fees that is all-inclusive for the 3-week work camp is Euro 300 INSURANCE: KVDA does not provide insurance and volunteers should obtain travel insurance cover. It is a good idea to get medicine you are used to from your home country and seek advice from your personal doctor. WHAT DOES THE PARTICIPATION FEES COVER? Project preparation cycle, return transfers from the airport and the project, KVDA administration, orientation, certificate of participation, project coordination, facilitation, evaluation and monitoring WHAT IS NOT COVERED? Excursion activities, local travel while in the community, personal effects, needs and wants. EDUCATIONAL TOURS KVDA offers educational tours to spectacular sites including the renowned Maasai Mara Game Reserve at separate fees. Please contact us for specific tour information.