Working in Desert
Description: Ningxia is a relatively dry, desert-like region and features a diverse geography of forested mountains and hills, table lands, deserts, flood plains and basins cut through by the Yellow River. In the program, volunteers will work with local organization and university to find ways to solve the desertification.
Type of Work: The volunteers will be involved in raising awareness of environmental issues and work in the desert.
Study Theme: The culture of Ningxia and local minority people, desert issues.
Accommodation: Participants will stay in a hostel in the town. The facilities are with showers, kitchen, washing machine and everyone is expected to show consideration for their companions. Participants will sleep in shared rooms. We will receive food supplies and the group will be in charge of the cooking and cleaning activities. Do not forget some traditional/typical food, drinks and recipes from your home country for the international dinner.
Language: English or Chinese.
Requirements: Volunteer with fully understanding of environment protection is highly welcomed.