Permaculture / Gardening
Description: Permaculture Forest Garden (Environmental Education Centre) project teaches permaculture, environmental education and sustainability topics to the youngsters in the community. Our workcamp focuses on improving facilities on the project centre and to support practical and theoretical learning about environmental issues among volunteers and young people in local community. It offers the space for volunteers that want to learn about permaculture in practice, sustainability and environmental issues in Nigeria, and making handcraft products from waste materials.
Type of Work: During the workcamp volunteers will support on-going efforts at the permaculture forest garden project by engaging in hands on activities like renovating structures, gardening, and organic farming. Volunteers will have the space to learn and share about environmental topics and practical within the workshops, and develop activities to raise awareness among youngsters on environmental issues
Study Theme: Permaculture / Gardening / Planting
Accommodation: Volunteers will stay together in the permaculture centre. The facilities within the centre are basic, with shared room, shower, and kitchen. Please bring your own sleeping bag.
Language: English is the official language at the camp.
Requirements: Working clothes, repellants, tools and gloves, sleeping bag, and water purifying tablets. Games like chess, playing cards and musical instruments are welcomed.
Approximate Location: Permaculture / Eco Village Garden Centre is located at Gberefu Parmaculture Centre, Badagry, Lagos State