About the local hosting organizationVIN NEPAL
About the volunteer workDue to severe destruction, many inhabitants were forced to leave the core city to find shelter in safe places. Thus, many temporary structures have been constructed on the fringe of the settlement. There is a huge threat that these areas may become their permanent residence. This has also created problem of waste management in the area. This is urgent to carry out those kinds of activities as there is garbage thrown everywhere. The site is waiting for renovation. It is important to raise the awareness to the local community about its importance and protection. Volunteers have To educate and raise the awareness among the people about the importance of Sankhu and temple area. To clean the area and educate people not to throw the garbage everywhere. To help for renovation and reconstruction in the area.
Local accommodationThe volunteers will stay with the host family/hostel identified by VIN. The living facilities are simple and basic. Male and female Volunteers will share the same living area with separate rooms. There will be 3-5 persons in one room. Volunteers are required to sleep on the simple beds. Please bring your sleeping bag.
About the project locationLocation: TVajrayogini and early settlment of sankhu which is located around 30 km away from Kathmandu city. -- Leisure Activities: VIN takes you a half day cultural sightseeing. Either before, during or after your workcamp, there exists the options to undertake VIN-organized tour to Nepal's nearby attractions. Airport : Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu
Extra info about the projectThe participation fee 230 Euros (+30 Euro for transportation) is to be paid on your arrivals at VIN Office or upon booking the placement by Paypal or bank transfer.