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NICE-19-0804D LAOS Laos Van Vieng CONS,KIDS 04/08/2019 17/08/2019

Vang Vieng 2 | NICE-19-0804D | 2019-08-04 - 2019-08-17 | CONS,KIDS | Age: 18 - 99


This workcamp has been organized with Phoudindaeng Youth Center (PYC) since 2009. PYC was established by AVAN (network of individuals who has done voluntary service for one year in Japan) and KNCU to work for rural development in Van Vieng by running school bus and English classes, construction of the library and skill training. We aim that local youth can have sustainable life by their own responsibilities! PYC is run by Lao youth and the leader joined JAVS (Japan-ASEAN 3 months workcamp) in Japan in 2015!

Work: Volunteers will 1) construct a new community center in the Phonsung village where we have been working since last year, 2) do cultural exchange/ environmental education activities with local youth in the village and Phoudindaeng Youth Center and 3) do some other work needed in the School/ the Center.

Accomodation and food: Phonsung Youth Center. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.

Location: Laos Van Vieng

Location and Leisure: Agricultural village in Van Vieng district in the north part, surrounded by the river and mountains.

Train/Bus station: Vientiane. Volunteers need to arrive by 08:00 on Aug. 4th and can leave there after 18:00 on Aug. 17th. They can go to Van Vieng by the public bus that takes 4-5 hours, possibly together with other volunteers!

Requirements: Only Asian (by the policy of the host organization)! High motivation to work and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization!

Language: eng

Extra Fee: 300 USD

*Study theme: The future plan of international workcamps in Laos and the youth center. Bring some info.! *Other activities: Going to the Market, Basic Ceremony, Performance, Party, etc. *Participants: 4 each from Laos, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and other Asia.