VOLUNTEER PROJECT IN INDONESIA


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SHORT TERM PROJECT (WORKCAMP)

CODE DJ-1502
PROJECT NAME MAGELANG PROJECT
PERIODE 08-Agust-2015 to 22-Agust-2015
TYPE RENO + KIDS
NO. VOLS 12

 

Background : Magelang located between Mount Merbabu and Mount Sumbing. It is also located in a fertile agricultural area and one of the most densely populated regions on Central Java. Moreover, it lays a monumental and greatest Budhist Temple, Borobudur. Magelang is 65 km away from Semarang and 42 km away from Jogjakarta. This regency is surrounded by mountains and hills such as Sindoro-Sumbing Mountain, Merbabu Mountain, Merapi Mountain, Andong hill and Telomoyo hill. Our project will be working together with local elementary school. The intercultural dimension which the volunteers present would be welcomed and valued by their school community.
 
Work: This project will be focusing on educational and manual work. We will perform an English teaching and other activities with local kids such as games plays and songs. While in the afternoon volunteers will do construction work and farming.
 
Study theme: The volunteers will be introduced to the Indonesian culture and customs in general, with a special focus on the Javanese particularities. Some cultural visits are also foreseen.
 
Leisure Time: During free time, the volunteers will have the chance to visit Borobudur Temple and also have rafting which is located in the city. Volunteers should cover the transport during free time.
 
Accommodation: The volunteers will be accommodated in Indonesian host families (basic conditions, sleeping bag and mat needed) where they will also receive food.
 
Location: This work camp will be conducted in Magelang Regency which is 50 kms north away from Yogyakarta.
 
Terminal: Adisucipto International Airport (JOG) Yogyakarta or Yogyakarta Railway Station.
 
Special Requirement: The volunteer should accept all the rules and condition of the project. Volunteer is recommended NOT to buy flight ticket at least 2 months before the project start, to avoid the cancellation of the project due to lack of participant. Please contact and confirm again to the organization for last update information. The project will be run ONLY if the minimum participants are 4 people.
 
Participant fee: To be clarified (International or national volunteers).