About the local hosting organizationASTOVOT (Association Togolaise des Volontaires au Travail) Project: School support The aim of this workcamp is improving the reaction skills of the kids through reflection and entertainment games regarding the cultural differences among people from other countries. Another goal is furnishing the kinder garden with tables and chairs in order to support the entertainment activities for the children.
About the volunteer workTasks to accomplish: The activities will be divided in two parts: - The first part will be dedicated to children entertainment and to courses intended to help the students of the elementary school, especially in the subjects in which they have more difficulties. The volunteers will also support in teaching French (reading, writing, verbs conjugation, oral and written composition, etc.) and calculation (math) School material and presents will be donated to the students and the school at the end of the activities. The second part will be dedicated to games and entertainment activities, which will be held in the village's library (reading, drawing, singing and dancing competitions). N.B.: It would be nice if the volunteers could bring A4 papers, coloured pencils, exercise books, markers, kids games, some educational material for the kinder garden and everything else you think is necessary for the project's good realization.
Local accommodationHousing conditions are generally rudimentary. You will be lodged near the site of the camp. The whole group will be housed in the same house, the rooms will be shared, provide small inflatable mattresses or a small floor mat (no bed), sleeping bag, mosquito net ... The kitchen will be organized by the volunteers. Drinking water available.
About the project locationKPELE-GOUDEVE is located 22 km from Kpalimé. With its 4500 inhabitants, this village can count on several peculiarities, such its good reputation in the Kloto region. Mainly farmers, the people of Kpélé-goudévé are hospitable and multicultural. Over there you can find coffee and cocoa fields, and trekking paths that will allow you to discover its nature and incredible vegetation. A part from the charming mountains landscapes, it is also possible to visit the local waterfall and learn about its peculiarity. Welcome to this beauty: come and discover yourselves! Free time activities: Beyond the workcamp hours you can enjoy the walks, meet the very hospitable local population, organize evenings and trips to visit the nearby villages and have fun at the beautiful waterfalls and mountains of the region.
Extra info about the projectparticipation fees : 200 €