Capacity Building and Human Library Workcamp
Description: SCI Hong Kong is working with seven secondary schools in Hong Kong on a Global Education project.We aim to improve Global Understanding Creativity and Life Enrichment of young people.
We are organising a capacity building training for young people and we need volunteers to help us carry out the training.
The seminar will empower youth capacity in creativity, social cohesion, leadership and provide them a vision for the future.
Type of Work: The program is a three-days-two-nights two residential training programs for 25 students each. Non-formal education methods are used and activities in these workshops include story drawings, invisible theatre.
Volunteers to will assist in running the program including preparation of food and workshops.
During the program volunteers will also visit two schools to conduct a Human Library in which volunteers will become a human book.
Study Theme: Global Citizenship
Accommodation: Mt. Davis Youth Hostal, YHA. http://www.yha.org.hk/eng/hostel.php?action_type=detail&hostel_id=1&channel=hostels-near-countryside
Language: English, Mandarin, Cantonese
Requirements: Interested in Chinese culture and open-minded
Notes: Selected volunteers are required to send us a police report to declare that you have not been convicted of any crimes. This is a legal requirement since volunteers are working with children.