- 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 2 (Zero Hunger) and SDGs 11 (Sustainable Cities and Communities), organized together with Kamimamakuchi village since 2013, and they tried starting new project with volunteer. Depopulation (especially of youth) is a serious problem here similarly in many other country sides. This village have only 20 families and very few young people. It is difficult to keep traditional culture and community work, so we aim to help keeping this landscape/cultures and telling local villages attraction by young power Outcome of this workcamp: Volunteer had painted fence about 1km And organizing candle night festival, cultural party Local people really welcome to coming the new people Please see the long term goal of this project as Local SDGs at https://www.slideshare.net/nice-workcamp/2019-wp2-188758763 (only Japanese for the moment, but you can at least enjoy the pictures). In 2019, 9 vols. from 5 countries did a good job
Type of Work: Main work is (1) painting the fences, (2) harvesting rice by hands, (3) cutting brush and grasses for landscape preservation and (4) supporting the local events. We may possibly also support to event with kids/local people and do some other work for the community.
Accommodation: The community center in the village. There are clean kitchen and toilet. Volunteers take a shower in the kindly local people s houses. Please bring sleeping bag Volunteers prepare the meals by themselves. Wi-Fi is not available.
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.- High motivation to work hard and seriously and enjoy simple countryside life. Need idea for local revitalization. Speaking Japanese language is welcomed
Approximate Location: Ishikawa prefecture is almost middle of Japan. Campsite is very small village located in South part of Ishikawa prefecture. There are rice fields, historical shrine, and beautiful nature. (https://goo.gl/maps/JBr8Py5WowS2)