- 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 National Muroto Youth Outdoor Learning Center since 2018. This center is an educational facility for kids and youths, for any educational program including, but not limited to, outdoor programs with nature, seminar, training, camping, or team building. English education has been a problem in japan. And with the upcoming Olympic Games in 2020, Japanese government is attempting to improve the system for a better education. However, most Japanese are not able to speak English comfortably. One of the reasons is the lack of opportunity for communication with International people (especially in the countryside). This time, Muroto center and NICE are planning this camp to help provide children with the opportunity and environment to use English.Outcome of this workcamp: In 2019, 10 vols. from 8 countries did a good job Local prefectural office decided to increase the number of English camp during workcamp from 2 times to 3 times by assessing previous volunteer s contribution.
Type of Work: Volunteers will support organizing 2 days English camp which local kids visit Youth center as a educational program during workcamp 3 times. Volunteers will be providing international games as a content of camp program. Please bring a lot of ideas about songs, games and dance for creating opportunity so that kids can enjoy touching international culture. In addition, Maintenance of facilities (Preparation of teaching materials / instruction for child camp, grass cutting, paint on the wall of the training room, cleaning in the hall, repair of the orienteering course)
Accommodation: National Muroto Youth Outdoor Learning Center. Simple self-catering. Basic Foods are provided. Sharing room.
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.- English speaking skills (everyday conversation level). (Japanese is also welcomed). Strong motivation to the activities with the kids. Motivation letter is needed.
Approximate Location: Muroto city, Kochi pref. http://www.kochiap.co.jp/en/flight/