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NICE-LI-AW20-08 JAPÓN Awara, Honjo, Fukui EDU,KIDS 12/08/2020 04/10/2020

Awara 20-08 (Fukui) | NICE-LI-AW20-08 | 2020-08-12 - 2020-10-04 | EDU,KIDS | Age: 18 - 99


This project is actively working for SDG4 (Quality Education). This project has been organized together with Fukui Hito Machi Kaihatsu Keikaku, founded to making the community space for connecting local people and to renovating the local community. Honjo area in Awara city is famous for Fujino Genkuro, who is a benefactor of Luxun to learn medical science in Japan. This group tries to make international community space in this area and organize cross-cultural understanding programs for children. The local host expects to communicate with the locals.

Work: 1) Organize the workshop or English activity for children about cross-cultural understanding 2) Organize English classes for local elder 3) Play with the local students after school 4) Maintain the community environment and so on.

Accomodation and food: Volunteers stay in a traditional house. Please bring a sleeping bag. Cooking meals by volunteers self. There is Wi-Fi, toilet, simple shower room and kitchen.

Location: Awara, Honjo, Fukui

Location and Leisure: *Location: About 200 km from Osaka. Awara city is an agricultural city and famous for its hot spring. It is close to Tojinbo (high cliffs, a natural treasure). *Other activities: Sightseeing, short trips (hot springs, famous places here), joining local events.

Train/Bus station: The nearest airport is Komatsu airport. But it has only a domestic terminal, so volunteers need to arrive in Narita/Haneda international airport in Tokyo. From Tokyo to the project site, it takes 5 hours by express train/ 8 hours by night bus. *Volunteer needs to arrive in Japan on the day before the first day and can leave Japan after 22:00 on the last day.

Requirements: *Language: English and Japanese. The local host can speak English. But Japanese skill is helpful for talking with kids. *Other requirements: Strong motivation to work with Kids, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Experience in communication with kids is necessary!

Language: eng,jap

Extra Fee: 12000 JPY

*Participation fee: 12,000 yen per one month