Shinmachi 19-01 (Shinmachi)
Tokushima, Tokushima - Japon
Work with kids
- Volontariat International
- 26-01-2019 - 21-04-2019
- 2 volontaires
- Adulte | 18-99 ans
- 12000 JPY 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: NICE-LI-SM19-01
Organized together with NPO, ‘Bizan Daigaku(B.D)’ for the first time. They organize workcamp with NICE from 2013. They have many types of projects, one of project started that visiting local primary school or kindergarten from this year in Tokushima city. There is a kind of problem that the children who live in countryside face to have few opportunity to communicate with foreign people compared with city because of the lack of number of foreigners. They want to change the situation and activate both of children and the situation of education for cultural exchange through having such a local activities with volunteers.
Visiting the local primary school and kindergarten and communicating with local students. Volunteer will prepare for some activities and lesson for children. For example, helping their homework, discuss about some game which is related with cultural exchange for them.
Logement & Nourriture
Single room in local apartment house or home stay. Breakfast in café or accommodation, lunch with local people, dinner with local host.
Emplacement & Temps libre
Tokushima City, capital of Tokushima Prefecture, has a population of about 260,000. The city is in northern Tokushima Prefecture where the Yoshino River and its tributaries create a delta. Terminal From Osaka to the meeting point, 5 hours by train and 3 hours by bus. *Volunteer needs to book the flight ticket to Kansai international airport for joining the orientation / evaluation seminar, also needs to arrive in Japan on the day before the orientation and can leave Japan after 22:00 on the last day.
Beginner level of Japanese speaking skill as well as high motivation to learn and speak Japanese language is needed. Respect for the local cultures and way of the local organization. It's also better if volunteer have experience of taking care of children. Language English and Japanese *A few locals can speak English. *When volunteers communicate with children, mainly language is Japanese.
*Other activities : Awa Odori Festival on August, Exchange parties, experiencing Japanese culture, etc. Join the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). *Participation fee : 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month). (*No fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.) *Term : If you want to participate in dates other than the above (either shorter or longer), please choose your start / end date among the following seminar dates. [ 06-07 Jul. / 03-04 Aug. / 28-29 Sep. /13 Dec. ]