The purpose is to help these ethnic populations to acquire the knowledge and skills and to protect the environment.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Ta Van in Sapa (Lao Cai province) is a poor mountain districts in Northern Vietnam. Almost all of the local population are ethnic people, who are semi-illiterate, and lack education. Most of these people are farmers with very low income, are living in difficult conditions.
The ecosystem is valuable and it is important to preserve it. Sapa is visited by many tourists for its nature and the ethnics groups live from the agriculture, the resources of nature.
Waste management is as important for the health of the population as it is for the tourist attraction. Helping people to classify waste is important for the environmental protection and the sustainable development.
Raising awareness about environmental protection in Ta Van village enable to preserve nature for the future generations and allow the population to live in a healthy environment.
With the purpose of helping these ethnic populations acquire the knowledge and skills needed for their future and to protect the environment, CVTD is implementing a sustainable development program in Ta Van village. The program aims at raise awareness on the ecosystem, teach locals to take care of their wastes, sensitize about hygiene and asbestos that are known to cause serious health hazards in humans.
Prepare and teach to raise awareness to the population about waste and ecosystem.
Create campaigns of cleaning the villages by mobilizing young ethnic people of the region to teach them to respect nature and raise awareness about wastes.
Raise awareness about Asbestos that are known to cause serious health hazards in humans.
Raise awareness about the importance of clean kitchen and houses for the heath of the populations.
TRAINING, SUPPORT, BENEFITS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Furnished comfortable accommodation at the Volunteer House, including a shared kitchen and Internet capabilities.Residential registration and working visa extension.Vietnamese lessons can be offered on request.Opportunities to discovery special cultural areas for free in every weekend.Volunteer will be provided with sufficient and well-arranged working facilities, including a computer with Internet access, a shared printer and many helpful and friendly colleagues.
The volunteer will work 5 days a week, 5 hours per day.
We have city-tour and culture exchange activities between volunteer, staff and local people every weekend.
The Volunteers will have time to experience local food, trekkings, cultural exchange and travel around through interaction with the local people.
We always ensure that our volunteers have a lot of free time during which they can travel to other parts of Vietnam. You will have many opportunities to experience Vietnamese culture and to do all the tourist things you would like to do.
Volunteer service includes the following:
We will pick you up at Noi Bai International Airport, Hanoi as per your flight details. Our Ms. Lan from CVTD will be waiting for you outside the airport building. As you exit the door, you will see a column on your right just before the cubicle where passengers can book a taxi. She will be standing next to the column holding a placard ‘CVTD WELCOMES ……………….” Flight you up at that time at Noi Bai Airport.
Two meals per day. We do not supply breakfast, but we have full kitchen facilities which are free to use.
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