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Organic farming and environmental awareness activities in rural Nepal

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Last updated on February 22, 2017

The Chitwan National park is one of the major tourist attractions in Nepal. You can spot wildlife and enjoy the nature there. Away from the tourist center, Sourha, a lot of local villages share a border with the national park. In one of them we try to establish a farm on several hectares of land.

In cooperation with an experienced team and local villagers, volunteers will cultivate many different plants on a big farmland. The land also contains a fish farm and is planned to be run in a way that provides organic products. Afterwards the villagers sell the produce. The profit is meant to help the local community with their everyday challenges. Houses could be repaired, schools improved and emergency funds established.

In addition to that, an important part of this project will be the interaction between the international volunteers and the villagers. Volunteers can come up with creative ideas to raise environmental awareness among the locals. They can play sports with the local school children and teach them about their homes. Vice Versa the local community will be pleased to give the volunteers an insight view into the Nepalese culture.

April 10 - April 25, 2017
May 10 - May 25, 2017
June 6 - June 19, 2017
July 5 - July 20, 2017
August 16 - August 30, 2017
September 16 - September 30, 2017
February 16 - February 28, 2018
March 16 - March 30, 2018

For more information about this project and enrollment procedure, please visit: http://cadip.org/volunteer-in-nepal

Organic Farming volunteer programs in other countries: http://cadip.org/farming

18 and over years - motivated to work for a charity project within an international team, tolerant, open-minded and cooperative person with adventurous spirit.
No specific skills or experience required.
After successful participation CADIP issues a certificate for the completed volunteer hours.

This opportunity is sponsored by: CADIP International Volunteer Projects

We need volunteers who are free at these times
This volunteer opportunity is available to the following types of volunteers
Adults (26-54)  Young Adults (18-25)
This volunteer opportunity addresses the following social interests
Community Development  Environmental
Cultural  Nonprofit Organization
We are looking for volunteers with the following skills
Arts / Culture  Counseling / Information Support
Child Care  Leadership Development
Construction / Maintenance  Recreational Activities / Sports

Upcoming Dates:

Date Time # volunteers requested  
Jul 05, 2017 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Jul 06, 2017 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Jul 07, 2017 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

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Contact Person:
Volunteer Co-ordinator, (604) 628-7400, (email)
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 Bhorle, Chitwan
Nepal, TX 00000
This location is NOT handicap accessible
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Web Site: http://www.cadip.org
Last updated on February 22, 2017

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