Description: This workcamp has been organized with NPO, ‘Bizan Daigaku’ since 2015. ”Yoshino gawa” is the name of a river which is one of the 3rd biggest rivers in Shikoku area. The local festival ”Yoshino gawa festival ” is one of the famous festival in Tokushima which is supported by local people voluntary. More than 20,000 people come to this festival every year, and the amount of garbage is huge. During the event, the local group keeps trying to give visitors awareness about the environment though organizing "Eco station" where visitors throw away and separate trash.
Type of Work: Organizing "Eco station" where visitors come to separate garbage. Washing reusable cups, picking and separating rubbish during/after the festival.
Study Theme: Volunteers will get chance to interact with energetic local people who want to activate the small city.
Accommodation: Local empty house in Tokushima city. Breakfast will be prepared by volunteers. Lunch and dinner will be provided. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Language: English (Japanese is also welcomed!)
Requirements: Positive attitude to working hard, communication with Japanese local people
Approximate Location: Tokushima city, Tokushima pref.
Notes: other activities: Join the festivals, Exchange parties, experiencing Japanese cultural dance Awa Odori, etc.
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CH-SCI 7.1 Theatre and music with kids (Luzern LU)
30 Sep 2018 - 14 Oct 2018
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