KUROGI 18-1 (FUKUOKA)
- Moyen terme 3-6 mois
Other activities : Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).Participation fee : 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.Activity BlogUshttp://egaonomori.exblog.jp/
- Code : NICE-LW-KU18-1
- Dispo : 2M / 2F (Total Part 4)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / JAP
- Age : 18 - 99
Organized together with Sansonjuku, founded in 1994, maintaining forest and step rice paddies through the projects which involves people from the city and local. They started 80-days of international workcamp with NICE since 2008 to make the footpath and maintain the forest. But on July 2012, the hardest rain ever attacked around this area. After that it had serious damages by flood. Their aim is to activate the community and sustain the program with young people from the world to conserve this rich nature and revival this area
We will 1) cultivating rice (Ex. rice planting, cutting grass in terraced rice fields (main work), 2) to help local farm (green tea, rice and vegetable, etc.), 3) to involves many people who has interesting environmental projects(Ex. to organize environmental class and to support Sansonjuku events).
Egao no mori center (It was Kasahara-higashi elementary school until 2004). Volunteers cook for themselves. There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g. transportation and meals outside on free days) in some cases.
Southern part of the Fukuoka prefecture. The Yame city is 482.53 km. There are so many tee trees and terraced paddy fields.
Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language Respect to the local culture and way of the local organization Interested in environmental issues and agriculture. Motivation to work hard, open mind, cooperation with others.