Nyamira Missionaries Cultural Development (NMCD)

Court terme

Nyamira County - Kenya

Culturel

  • Chantier International
  • 01-12-2019 - 20-12-2019
  • 20 volontaires
  • Adulte  |  18-99 ans
  • 300 EUR de frais de participation Frais de participation qui reviennent directement à l'organisme d'accueil du projet et qui comprennent les frais d'hébergement, de nourriture et de coordination du projet.
  • Code projet: KVDA/STV/12A

Description

VISION: To be the best cultural performers and handicraft makers in Kenya MISSION: To create an environment where personal and cultural change that support each other in the context of community. GOALS AND OBJECTIVES 1. To establish a presence of a successful suppler of soapstone carvings, clay and wooden artifacts locally and internationally. 2. To gain a substantial market share of the artifacts and cultural performance and tourist centre at local and international level. 3. To run orphanage home to cater for orphans and children from poor families for their shelter, food and education. 4. To engage into community development for empowering women and youth for them to be self-reliant in generating income and being in touch with socio-political realities in the country and at international level. 5. To engage into voluntary services at local and international level with interested organizations who have common objectives with our organizations to improves living standards of human beings across the world.

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Partenaire

Kenya Voluntary Development Association (KVDA) is an indigenous, non-political and membership organization which is non-sectarian and non-profit making started in 1962 as a work camp organization registered under the Societies’ Act. In 1993, KVDA was registered as a Non-Governmental organization by the establishment of the NGOs Coordination Act.

Travail

Manual work and Intercultural activities: Take care of orphans Weaving Art work Women training on self-awareness and confidence building Women training on entrepreneurship skills and financial management Meetings and media campaign on women empowerment in leadership Home visits and topical discussion with the local people

Logement & Nourriture

ACCOMMODATION AND FOOD The host community will provide a house to accommodate the volunteers with very basic living conditions. Volunteers have an obligation to climb down the level of the people with the aim of exposure to development challenges. KVDA will provide foodstuffs and volunteers will cook their own meals in turns. Water is available from springs and it is recommended that drinking water should be boiled or medicated. Mineral water available at supermarkets is also recommended. There is no electricity connection at the project but volunteers can charge their electric appliances at the nearest market center.

Emplacement & Temps libre

Nyamira County