Borobudur Village Camp
Description: Borobudur Village Heritage Project located nearby the Borobudur Temple Compound. The Borobudur Temple Compounds is the greatest Buddhist temple in the world. Nominated as one of World Heritage List, The Borobudur Compounds has the most complete Buddhist relief. In a year, there are approximately 2.9 million people came to see and learn Borobudur Temple Compound history and philosophy. Even so, people living nearby the sites were sees Borobudur only as a tourist attraction. Local community, who supposed to be the first guard line on sustainability preservation activity, mostly works as vendor in Borobudur Temple Compound. Starting in 2016, collaborated with local community and stakeholder, we want to raise awareness of local people to be more involved in preserving their own cultural site.
Type of Work: Create fun atmosphere for kids in village to studying Borobudur Temple Compound and the history of it by storytelling, games, drawing, etc. Create creative media to promote local heritage, raising awareness local people about their heritage by campaign, either a cross cultural understanding class.
Accommodation: Volunteer house will be provided by local community with shared toilet and bathroom, sleeping bag and mattress needed, and self-cooking.
Language: English should be spoken among participants, but please kindly learn some Indonesian words to interact with local people
Requirements: Participation fee of this Projects is IDR 2.750.000 ,should be paid upon arrival. It is usually after orientation session from IIWC staff or Camp Leader.
Approximate Location: Karanganyar Village Borobudur, Magelang Regency. Central Java, Indonesia