THE ZEN LIFE
Court terme (1 à 3 semaines)
MCLEOD GANJ, HIMACHAL PRADESH, NORTH INDIA - Inde
- Chantier International
- 18-03-2019 - 31-03-2019
- 22 volontaires
- Adulte | 18-65 ans
- 20000 INR 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: FSL-WC-830
The aim of the project is to provide sanitation and construct a safety wall for the schools and the community. You will help to provide a clean environment for the community, which is being affected by tourist influx and lack of waste management and watershed management systems. You will also create awareness on the Tibetan migrants and their culture.
To promote global understanding and cultural exchange To encourage voluntary service as a means to foster peace, equality and mutual respect To spark new ideas for socio-economic development for the rural youth To stress the importance of natural resource management To support community development and bring an inter-cultural dimension to community projects To protect and conserve nature To bring global issues to local communities To create self-awareness and personal development among the youth in particular To facilitate global education through experiential learning
Weeks 1 & 2: Promote eco-friendly practices Renovation of school buildings and walls, wall painting, educational drawings (murals), teaching basic English Cleanup activities at the waterfalls, creating awareness to the community and tourists to support responsible tourism, health and hygiene awareness and tree plantation to avoid landslides Participation in Yoga class with professional instructor (only in Wk 1)
Logement & Nourriture
At a rented guest house or hostel, with shared rooms
Emplacement & Temps libre
McLeod Ganj in Kangra district which is upper part of Dharamshala. Dharamshala is located in the state of Himachal Pradesh, North India, 500 kms from Delhi This small paradise on earth is home to His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama and to a significant Tibetan settlement in India. Dharamshala is set in the backdrop of the snow-clad peaks of Dhaulathar Mountains. It is the capital of the Tibetan government-in-exile and the residence of the Dalai Lama. Leisure activities: Visit various Tibetan institutes to understand the migrants’ issues and how the Government is taking care of the migrants Interact with monks and the local community to understand the culture Optional: During the 3rd week of the camp, the volunteers can participate in a 4-day trekking activity around the mountains of Dharamshala and Triund. The cost for trekking will be Rs.3000/- per pax