Organic Gardener

WWOOF is an exchange - In return for volunteer help, WWOOF hosts offer food, accommodation and opportunities to learn about organic lifestyles.

The non-profit organization WWOOF Togo promotes a healthy agriculture in respect for the environment in Togo. Our target includes, 
among other farmers and small farmers, young people without working, and students.
As part of our tutorial project for agriculture through gardening in schools we wish to receive volunteers who wish to participate in this adventure with us.
The project is located Danyi Tinipé 200 km of Lomé(capital of Togo) in west of Togo .

The volunteer mission will be to coach, to lead and teach the students with the support of agricultural technician WWOOF Togo. It does not need to have knowledge in agriculture, but a good motivation and a desire to learn enough.
He will be host and fed in the village of Tinipé in Togo by the village chief who is the sponsor of the project.

 

Organic Gardener volontaire dans un jardin volontaire à la cuisine locale volontaire sur un essai expérimental de produit Volontaire prépare pépinière Photo volunteers and hosts volunteer with child and young boy

Suitable for

Singles
Couples

Program Requirements

Minimum Age
In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s).
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level) and French (intermediate level)
Required Documents
Letter of motivation and CV
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
experience in teaching is usefull
experience in organic farminexperience
experience in teaching in landscape design
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Any questions? Just ask. We at WWOOF Togo are happy to help you.

Free-time activities

Discovering nature and participation in cultural activities of the village and other surrounding village

Services

What's included?
Our program is a program to share and exchange fees paid represents the registration fee. The volunteer will be housed and fed by the village chief who is the sponsor of the project. He must quickly get used to the local way of life to facilitate the exchange with the community. Our program also relies on voluntary donations from participants
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.

No worries, Volunteer World supports you in raising funds, checking your visa regulations and travel insurance. We also assist you in finding the cheapest flights for your journey.
Internet Access
Good access at the project site
Costs (Prices in USD)
1 week (min. stay)
$35.00
2 weeks
$0.00
3 weeks
$0.00
4 weeks
$0.00
8 weeks
$0.00
16 weeks
$0.00
50 weeks (max. stay)
$35.00

You can volunteer at the project site in Lome/Togo between 1 week and 50 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. WWOOF Togo will tell you your final price during your application process.
Average Fees
$18/week
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with WWOOF Togo during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

Get ready to volunteer in Togo

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Visa Regulations
Depending on your nationality, you have to arrange your visa for Togo. Please check the visa regulations for Togo.
Budgeting
Generally, volunteering abroad involves certain costs. In case you need financial support, we will assist you to fundraise your volunteer program in Togo.

What's next?

Airport
The nearest airport is Lome (LFW) in Lome. We assist you to find cheap flights to Togo.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Togo provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccine Checker
If you are intending to volunteer in Togo you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Togo.
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