Conservation Through Music, Arts and Sports
Description: This project is aiming to use Music, Arts and sports to contribute to the local and National existing strategies contributing to nature conservation. Music, Arts and sports in this particular action is expected to bring volunteers with sustainable development ideas, initiative messages to the society through the universe language of music, art and sports actions. Music, arts and sports project is expecting to increase awareness on importance of conservation. Volunteers on this project will be engaged in a number of activities aiming to support nature conservation actions.
Type of Work: The work will include: Using Music, Arts and Sports activities to support ongoing nature conservation activities. Arts and Music Workshops to have a common definition and understanding the importance of music and arts in our lives and its contribution to bring sustainable future. Volunteers are expected to bring information from their own community for sharing during the workshops. Volunteers are encouraged to bring painting or other art works (like songs composition, drama) with sustainability messages from their own communities for sharing. Events that are expected to attract good number of people in and outside the community to share sustainability messages/gender equality messages through music and arts exhibitions.
Accommodation: UOMeals: Three meals will be provide each day at the accommodation including vegetarians. We will have kitchen volunteer responsible in meals preparations, however volunteers shall also be expected to help in meals preparation and dish washing.UOAccommodation: At the communal house in the community. Rooms will be shared between 3-4 people, no bed but mattress on the floor (Comfortable enough). Water and electricity will be available. No washing machine available.
Language: English, Kiswahili
Requirements: This project is not independent by itself. It has been designed to complement other projects like Environment, education, children etc. It requires creativity to adopt to the current topics, it requires flexibility to adopt to the project as well local realities.
Approximate Location: Tunguu is a small community located in the south of Zanzibar stone town. It is located about 17km away from the town centre. The community is accessible via private and public transport which makes it to be convenient to various social needs like banking, health, telecommunication facilities among others.
Notes: Saturdays, Sundays and Public holidays is always free for volunteers to take advantage of the richness in natural, cultural and tourist attraction of Zanzibar to explore.
Volunteers are expected to join activities for about 5-7 hours a day. Sometimes is very flexible and it can be less or more.