- chantiers 1-3 semaines
Study themeRevival of the abandon villages. Bring some info. Other activitiesExchange parties with local people, trekking and hot spring etc.
- Code : NICE-18-VS04131
- Dispo : 7M / 6F (Total Part 13)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / JAP
- Age : 18 - 99
Organized together with Shizentaiken Ozuchi Mura since 2013, founded by local people to keep the original landscape. There were 140 inhabitants with 20 houses in 1916, but now no people live there Still 10 houses are remained and the area was designated as Nation s Preservation District for Groups of Historic Buildings. We will try to improve the situation of the village by young voluntary power. Since 2016, Ozuchi village and NICE have started Weekend Workcamp , and more than 200 people do volunteering here Local host hope to pass this village down the next generations
We will do various work to activate the area and success their culture. Main work may be one of (1) cultivation of abandoned land and bamboo forest (2) maintaining vegetablesaeuro fields for sustainable life (3) school visiting and organizing events with local old people. And do some other work for the community.
Renovated house (traditional house). Simple shower room. Clean toilet. Sleeping bag is needed Food will be cooked by volunteers. wi-fi and internet are nothing. There is a cat.
Komatsu. From Osaka, It takes 3.5 hours by express train. From Tokyo (Narita/Haneda airport), 5 hours by express train/ 8 hours by highway bus (For Narita/Haneda airport. You need to arrive at Osaka by Friday noon and can leave there from Monday late afternoon.