About the local hosting organizationGreen Lion
About the volunteer workIn order to enhance environmental protection communication and cooperation among the youth around the world, 2017 Guangzhou World Youth Environment Protection Conference will be held in July. At this time, the youth from all over the world will come to Guangzhou to participate in this event, which will help you learn more about China and environmental protection. This International Summer Camp is an special, annual program aimed at helping you understand and learn more about environmental protection and teach you more about chinese culture and lifestyle. This program is targeted for students between 14-18 years old that has an interest in sustainable living and/or our planet as the theme of this week is Youth/Responsibility/Environment Protection/Future. The program ends with a closing and award ceremony. After the program we hope that you take your new awareness and abilities home to your home country and make the most use out of them.
Local accommodationAbout the Accommodation You will be accommodated in our center with convenient transportation. The rooms which can accommodate 2 people will be allocated on single gender basis. You will have to share the bathroom with your roommates. Food Arrangements The meals would mainly include typical Cantonese food.
About the project locationShenzhen, situated just across the border from Hong Kong, is a beautiful coastal garden city in South China. It is a city of sunshine and modernity, where economic development keeps pace with social development, and people live in harmony with nature. Shenzhen which is the China”™s first special economic zone is a pioneering and innovative city. It is in the vanguard of China”™s reforms and opening up to the rest of the world. In its short history of 34 years, Shenzhen has developed from a small fishing village into a modern city with a gross domestic product (GDP) per capita which gives it premier ranking in China. This is a remarkable achievement, notable in the annals of urbanization, industrialization and modernization across the globe. Sights & Surroundings There are so many wonderful sights and places to visit in this area. A guide book can tell you everything you could want to know, but here are a few ideas we recommend: Nanao Moon Bay Nanao Moon Bay is a well-known small fishing village. It is a natural shelter and a national fishing port. Standing beside the Moon Bay Beach, you can see one side of it is modern fisherman houses, and the other side is a sea moored all kinds of fishing boats. Happy Valley Happy Valley, a new tourist theme park of OCT Group and the first-class national AAAAA scenic spot, has become a modern theme park with a modern theme park with a large scale of investment and facilities after three rolling development. It is one of China”™s best theme parks and is divided into eight theme areas of the Spanish Square, Carton City, Adventure Mountain, Happy Island, Gold Town, Shangri-lLa Forest, Hurricane Bay and Sunshine Cost, as well as the interesting Maya Water Park. Xiao Meisha Resort Xiao Meisha Resort Shenzhen well-known comprehensive tourist attractions, is located in the beautiful eastern coast of Dapeng Bay of Yantian District, Shenzhen scenery, enjoy the "Oriental Hawaii, charming small Meisha" praise, in 2006 was named "China”™s best tourist destination." . "China scenic charm", "China”™s first top ten tourism industry brand leaders." Attractions 29 km away from the city, 880 meters long sandy beach coastline, beaches and a land area of 120,000 square meters, 40,000 square meters beach, the sea area of 1.34 million square meters. In the 15 km radius of the Street pro football, CITIC Minsk World, Indus misty rain, OCT, Sea World, Dapeng Fortress and many other tourist attractions, forming a rich piece of content, features distinct "Gold Coast" tourism.