Project DetailsCode: RC-01/19, RC-03/19, RC-05/19. RC-08/19
Start date: 28 ene 2019
End date: 13 abr 2019
Term: Workcamp (6-15 days)
State: Delhi & Solan
Airport: New Delhi
Minimum Age: 18
Maximum Age: 99
DescriptionThis project will start in New Delhi and then bring you to Bandh Village and experience rural community life of Solan district in hilly state of Himachal Pradesh
Work And Activities
This projects aims to expose volunteers to urban and rural community service initiatives. With assistance of grass root NGO’s you will participate in their daily activities and contribute towards a better tomorrow. In Delhi city, you will spend first week with our partner who operates a learning centre for migrants/street kids and hosts capacity building classes along with other health services for them.
Whereas in the second week you will move to small village Bandh in district Solan and participate in our community development projects/initiatives in rural set up. The volunteer is expected to better understand the complex situation in two set ups and understand the urban-rural divide. They will be welcome to offer solutions to minimize the wide gap.
Additional activities will include learning of various developmental issues and solutions. They will visit various humanitarian projects and interact with the villagers.
Accommodation And FoodVolunteers will live in shared accommodation with a host family and in the RUCHI campus. All basic amenities will be available. Asian squat type toilet and English WC will be available. Vegetarian food will be served. A cook will be there but volunteers are expected to help him and occasionally cook their own meals and self-management is required. Sleeping bags are also necessary.
RequirementsInterest in understanding different life styles and issues with a sharing and learning ability, High motivation.
NotesNearest railway station: New Delhi