About the local hosting organizationICYE KENYA
About the volunteer workTo have animal products to help sustain Caritas Maralal school. To create awareness in the community about livelihood, disaster risks reduction, emergencies/humanitarian response, health and nutrition, justice and peace, governance, gender, HIV Aids and other environmental concerns. Main Activities Feeding the animals Cleaning Book-keeping Giving medication Community outreach Volunteer tasks Field work which includes community mobilization, outreach programmes on health, nutrition, HIV/AIDS justice and peace, governance, gender and other environmental concerns. Family visits.
Local accommodationHosted by the project
About the project locationMaralal. About 7 hours away from Nairobi city. The local community of the project is mainly the Samburu community. Bearing in mind that this is their native land, they are deep rooted to their culture and they are pastrolists. We also have the Turkana, Pokot and other minorities communities e.g the Rendile, Elmolos amongst others. They are mainly pastrolists. The geogreaphical position of Samburu county is a arid and semi arid area and a mational reserve for the wildlife mainly zebras, elephants, lions, buffalos, giraffes inter-alia. The project community is sociable and it adheres to its culture to the letter.
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