About the local hosting organizationICYE Kenya - STEPS MID TERM PROGRAMME
About the volunteer workTo have animal products for both commercial and subsistence use. Main Activities Feeding the animals Cleaning Book-keeping Giving medication Volunteer tasks Feeding the animals Cleaning Milking the cows Record keeping Medicare Any other ideas as suggested by the volunteer.
Local accommodationHosted by the project
About the project locationMaralal. About 7 hours away from Nairobi city. Maralal is in Samburu District which is located in the Northern part of Kenya. It is a semi-arid area. The local community is semi nomadic pastoralists. These are mainly the Samburu and Turkana. Nearby is the Maralal National Sanctuary. Maralal is also home to Kenyatta House, the location where the first president of Kenya, Jomo Kenyatta was detained prior to his release. The famous Maralal International Camel Derby hosted by Yare Safaris is held here, and the town also serves as a base for numerous tourist activities such as bush walking, whitewater rafting and camel riding.
Extra info about the projectVolontariat de 4 à 16 semaines; frais supplémentaires de 400€ pour le 1er mois, puis 60€ par semaine. Placement individuel, programme ouvert toute l'année