CITY TO COUNTRYSIDE
DELHI - Inde - Chantier court terme
- Chantier International
- 07-10-2019 - 19-10-2019
- 10 volontaires
- 18-88 ans
- 250 EUR de frais de participation
RUCHI with Nangloi Learning Centre partner
This projects aims to expose volunteers to urban and rural community service initiatives. With assistance of grass root NGO s you will participate in their daily activities and contribute towards a better tomorrow. In Delhi city, you will spend first week with our partner who operates a learning centre for migrants/street kids and hosts capacity building classes along with other health services for them.Whereas in the second week you will move to small village Bandh in district Solan and participate in our community development projects/initiatives in rural set up. The volunteer is expected to better understand the complex situation in two set ups and understand the urban-rural divide. They will be welcome to offer solutions to minimize the wide gap. Additional activities will include learning of various developmental issues and solutions. They will visit various humanitarian projects and interact with the villagers.
Logement & Nourriture
Volunteers will live in the Learning Centre or Host Family. Simple basic amenities will be available. Asian squat type toilet or English WC will be available. They will shift to RUCHI campus in second week and stay in RUCHI hostel. Vegetarian food will be served. A cook will be there but volunteers are expected to help him and occasionally cook their own meals and maintain cleanliness. Sleeping bag is desirable.
Emplacement & Temps libre
Nangloi a suburb on outskirts of New Delhi was an area where all migratory labour use to reside who came to New Delhi looking for work as our capital city was rapidly expanding. In 1972 a medical camp was established here to serve marginalized J.J. colony / slum residents on voluntary basis. Its sole purpose was to provide medicines for various diseases free of costs to residents. Overtime this medical camp has transformed into a learning centre aiming to improve employability skills of youth living in these establishment. This centre runs on cooperative basis where students pay a small amount to cover basic cost of teacher.Many competitive Self organized city tours and excursions are available in Delhi, the capital of India. Heritage sites of Humanyu Tomb, Red Fort, India Gate, Lotus Temple are a few worthwhile sites to visit. Delhi is a nice place for those interested in shopping. Taj Mahal in Agra is only about 200 kms and it can be visited during a day. In the second week, Nearby Kasauli town is a small hill station as a tourist attraction. A visit to Shimla will offer an opportunity to see high Himalayan Mountains.
Interest in understanding different life styles and issues with a sharing and learning ability, High motivation.