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RC-33/18 INDIA SOLAN SOCI,EDU 05/12/2018 17/12/2018

EMPOWERING WOMEN | RC-33/18 | 2018-12-05 - 2018-12-17 | SOCI, | Age: 18 - 88



Work: Volunteers will work in formal or informal communities. Educating women on chosen topics under health, hygiene, sanitation, environment and micro-credit will be the prime focus of the work. Sharing ideas on entrepreneurship development will be preferred. Additional activities will include learning of various developmental issues and solutions. They will visit various humanitarian projects and interact with the villagers.

Accomodation and food: Volunteers will live in the Guest House or Host Family. Simple basic amenities will be available. Asian squat type toilet or 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 maintain cleanliness. Sleeping bag is desirable.

Location: SOLAN

Location and Leisure: Baddi is an industrial town of Solan district located at a distance of 35 km from Chandigarh city. The township is full of slums developed around villages and close to city center. Baddi faces problems of sanitation and poor health. The problem is serious with women because of their ignorance. RUCHI campus is 25 km. from the Baddi town.Self organized city tours and excursions. Old Sikh and Hindu temples in the near vicinity can be visited. Nearby Chandigarh city with internationally known Rock Garden is a tourist attraction. A visit to Shimla will offer an opportunity to see high Himalayan Mountains.

Train/Bus station: Kalka

Requirements: Interest in gender sensitivity, awareness education and learning ability, High motivation.

Language: eng,eng

Extra Fee: 220.00 EUR