Agroforestry and Slow lorises volunteers is one of ISCP program that you can interaction directly to the local people in Sibolangit district North Sumatra ,Indonesia
Agroforestry & Slow Lorises Conservation Supporter ( ASCS ) is a volunteer program which placing volunteers into an sugar palm agroforestry project set up by Farmer Groups and Indonesian Species Conservation Program (ISCP).
During the volunteering misison, the Volunteers along with ISCP staffs and Farmers will involved in management of agroforestry project at mountainous villages and plus ISCP program for slow lorises rescue Its such as:
1. Maintaining the Nursery Centres
2. Sugar Palm planting
3. Tapping sugar palm water from the tree
4. Tree planting/restoration
5. Make red sugar from sugar palm
7. Make traditional wine from sugar palm
8. Make Aren Juice
9. Work as non permanent slow loris keeper/Slow loris volunteer keeper in the ISCP animal rescue center
10.Joint make socialization and awareness about slow loris protection to the local people in public and school.
And other activities related the project. And can discuss more or coordination directly later to the volunteer programmer Mr Rudianto Sembiring.
As our program consists of the sugar plant farm as well as the animal rescue center, and we have to take care of both, we can unfortunately give no guarantee that there are many or any slow lorises in our care at that moment. Please keep in mind that this is also a good sign, because it means that there are less hurt animals at that moment
For free time activities volunteers do after work or on weekends are hiking Sibayak vulcano that this mountain is arround 1 hour from the site project area and in the the foot of the mountain Sibayak called Lau debuk debuk there is hot spring.
And then can continue see the karonese traditional wedding party in some area villages arround Sibolangit and Berastagi or short info about karonese etnic.
Can be also visit dua warna water fall in Sibolangit ,for long trip free time if you have and interesting we can recomend you also go to Bukit lawang to see orang utan, Lake Toba, Tangkahan and many more nice place destination tourist area we recommended according time you have.
We will pick the volunteers from the airport until to the project site and in to ISCP center.
- Bungalow we prepare is in iscp center at Bandarbaru village sub district Sibolangit
-Home stay for living in local communities house in Buluhawar and Rumah Kinangkung village will be we selected.(for stay at local house all the accomodation stay not like in hotel )
We prepare standard food according what local eat and drink like mineral water,coffee and tea only cause this program is for concervation and how to see local communities living in the village so we have to follow same what standards they eat and drinks everyday.