- Accommodation and food: 0.00 Japanese Yen
- Transportation: 0.00 Japanese Yen
- Activities: 0.00 Japanese Yen
- Hosting organisation support: 6000 Japanese Yen
Description: This project is actively working for SDG 4 (Quality Education), organized together with a local group of the local government staffs, farmers and elementary school principals since 2001. The group aims to introduce the diversity of world cultures to children and provide them with good practices in intercultural communication using the learning-by-doing method and organizing alternative English language practice. We would like to empower the local community through the power of global volunteer. Through this workcamp, students can communicate with international volunteers, exchange culture each other.Outcome of this workcamp: In 2019, 7 vols. from 3 countries did a good job Children got very active to communicate with the vols. even though they didn t understand English well. Helping farms was meaningful also for the vols. to understand about agriculture.
Type of Work: Volunteers will have some farm works like harvesting vegetables and pears while visiting local schools to provide international class for 9-14 years Kids. Volunteers have opportunities to show your culture, music, dances and games to Kids. Please bring a lot of ideas about songs, games and dance etc.
Accommodation: Sports Center with bed. Meals will be provided from the facility.
Requirements: - 6,000 JPY (about 50 EUR) of NICE Volunteers fee needs to be paid in advance either by Paypal or through your sending NGO if they collect it in addition to their own inscription fee. This is used for the project preparation/ coordination such as the transportation of the camp leaders while the meals and the accommodation are provided by the local host by free.- Responsibilities, group cooperativeness and high motivation are necessary. Volunteers have experienced the activity with kids are welcome Respect for the local culture.
Approximate Location: Center of Tohoku area (northern part of Japan). It is surrounded by beautiful mountains and river, is famous for fruits