VOLUNTEER PROJECT IN INDONESIA


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SHORT TERM PROJECT (WORKCAMP)

CODE DJ-1508
PROJECT NAME MANGROVE BANGGI
PERIODE 05-Des-2015 to 19-Des-2015
TYPE ENVI + CONSERV
NO. VOLS 12

 

Background : Many fishponds were damaged by the heavy wave from the sea in Banggi village. It was because there was no barrier to protect the coast since the mangrove was damaged. The local people, tried to conserve the area by planting the mangrove since 1960’s. Now the local people can take the advantage from mangrove forest which reaches about 80 hectares. The local people are continuing to conserve the mangrove by planting in the area more than 100 hectares. Besides, they also have a mangrove cluster to help conserve the mangrove by providing the seeds.
 
Work: The volunteer will have manual work by helping local people to make polybag for the seeds, planting mangrove, and take care of the mangrove. Volunteers will also have a chance to conduct teaching program with local school in order to give them early education related environmental issues.
 
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 Kartini Beach which is famous tourism place. You will also have a chance to do some sport activities with the local youths.
 
Accommodation: The volunteers will be accommodated in Indonesian host families with the basic conditions where they will also receive food.
 
Location: This work camp will be held in Banggi Village, Rembang Regency which is 100 kms east away from Semarang city.
 
Terminal: Achmad Yani International Airport (SRG) Semarang or Semarang Tawang 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).