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IIWC21-02 INDONESIA Kota Waikabubak Municipality, West Sumba Regency RENO, CULT, KIDS 14/01/2021 27/01/2021

IIWC21-02 Megalithic Village Camp I, 14/1-27/1 2021

EXTRA FEE: 3.600.000 IDR
should be paid
upon arrival

RENO, CULT, KIDS

Short Desc. Enjoy the nature and try to bring you back in the life of 100 years ago!

Back-
ground

Prai Ijing village is a traditional village which you can find the traditional house. In Prai
Ijing village we can find the uniqueness of the houses with the structure of the building
that have meaning. The village has a lot of story and tradition that the local still apply
it. Due to the frequent visitors come from local and foreigner every day to this village,
make this village become one of the touristic village in Sumba. However, the village
need more set up from the infrastructure and also the cleanness of the traditional
village. Since the visitor not only local but also foreigner, the local could not explain
how beautiful their culture using English. So, when the tourist come, they just filming
and take pictures without knowing the tradition deeply due to the less skill of the local

Work
The volunteers will help the local people to manage their village by fixing and set up
the village in order the village will look more beautiful and also the volunteers will help
to provide information about the local culture to the tourist who come to visit the
village. The volunteers also will teach English the local so that the local can explain
about Sumba culture to the visitors who come to visit to this traditional village.
Aims
(1) Raising awareness of the potential of local culture. (2) Education for the local young
people Local culture education to young people. (3) Empowering community lived
nearby Prai Ijing Village..

Special
Remarks

There are some dog in the village, better to avoid. So enthusiastic local children and
local people, be patient and have big smiles feel free to bring some equipment for
the students such as map of your country. And be ready for the very basic
accommodation, since the volunteers will stay in the traditional village. Please bring
sleeping bag and mattress.

Location Kota Waikabubak Municipality, West Sumba Regency
Accommod
ation The volunteers will stay in the Traditional House of Sumba at Prai Ijing Village.

Leisure
Time
Volunteer can visit some communities who do daily routine like weaving, making
traditional food and riding horse. During two weeks project, there will be one day
free for all participants to have several activities like sight seeing, relaxing, or doing
some trip. You can visit some touristic places nearby the project site during free day
such as Danau Waekuri, a beautiful fund in Sumba, the project also nearby Mbawana
beach a beautiful white sand beach and Tanjung Mahera a beautiful cape in Sumba.

Airport Indonesia-Tambolaka Airport
Requireme
nts
We do expecting that volunteers are open minded, tolerant, respect the local custom
and culture, love to learn and share.

Meeting
Point Tambolaka International Airport at 13:00 on the starting camp