Project Details

Code: IWO-73
Start date: 23 jul 2018
End date: 01 ago 2018
Term: Workcamp (6-15 days)
Category: SOCIAL
Theme: SOCI
Country: Korea South
State: Sejong

Description

Sejong City is located in the central inner area of Chungcheongnam-do, and stretches south-north. Consequently, from ancient times, the current city areas were divided by the Charyeong Mountains and the Geum River into parts of Jeoneui, Yeongi, and Geumnam. However, with the recent road construction, those areas were combined into one. In 2012, by combination of part of Chungwongun and Gongju City, Sejong city become Special Self-Governing City.
Moreover, Sejong Self-Governing City is developed in a short period since this city was designed as new administrative capital in 2003, one of the biggest national agendas. Nevertheless, a town called Chimsan-ri is not developed than other towns.
In order to improve environment for residents and preserve the nature imultaneously, ‘Sejong City Urban Regeneration Center’ was made. With host, volunteers will help residents to renovate this town and interact with them.

Work And Activities

Participants will do manual work to renovate old houses and environment of the town and help residents to paint walls and houses. And participants will join some activities to interact with residents.

Accommodation And Food

Guesthouse in Chimsan-ri / Meals are provided and Self-catering

Place

Sejong, Chungcheongnam-do

Requirements

Volunteers are requested to have an interest of manual work.