CITARUM RIVER CONSERVATION
- chantiers 1-3 semaines
Be ready with extreme changing weather and mosquitoes.
- Code : GREAT-STV08
- Dispo : 6M / 6F (Total Part 12)
- Langue du Projet : ENG /
- Age : 18 - 80
Citarum is the longest river in West Java runs over 300 kilometres from the Wayang Mountain to the Java Sea. There are 30 million people rely on the water source for agriculture, water supply, fishery, industry, sewerage, electricity, etc. However, unregulated factory growth since the areaaeuros rapid industrialisation in the 1980s has choked the Citarum with both human and industrial waste. The 5 million people who lived in the river basin are directly affected. Over 200 textile factories line the river banks and contaminate the river with lead, mercury, arsenic and other toxins, changing its colour and lending the area an acrid odour. Moreover, the river is also polluted and filed with trash such plastic, styrofoam, even dead animals.In cooperation with Bening Saguling foundation working in Citarum river basin and Saguling basin since 2015, GREAT started the IVS intervention since 2017. We work together in the community development program through education, social, economic, and env
There are two activities:1. Physical Work: picking up garbage from Citarum river and Saguling basin, doing garbage management, planting trees, making organic fertilizer, gardening, and making handy craft.2. Non-physical Work: conducting language class, mentoring green school project, taking part in culture class, doing school visits, organizing an environment educational workshop or socialization, creating art activities and promoting mini library.
House of local people. Volunteers will share together sleeping space separately between females and males. No bed. Need sleeping bag. Sharing bathroom. Self cooking by the volunteers. Volunteers will make common rules and amp; daily teams for their collective living group.
Cihampelas Village, West Bandung Regency. Village view.
Strong motivation and interest in environment conservation especially river and garbage management.
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".