Workcamps in China (Hong Kong)

Vermittlungsgebühren 120€

 VolTra ist eine gemeinützige Nicht-Regierungs-Organisation in Hong Kong/ China und wurde 2009 gegründet. Sie organisieren Freiwilligendienste für lokale wie auch für internationale Teilnehmer.
IBG kooperiert seit 2011 mit VolTra.

Für China ist ein Visum erforderlich. Die Beantragung und Abholung muss persönlich erfolgen und es ist ein mindestens 6 Monate gültiger Reisepass erforderlich. Die Bearbeitungszeit beträgt etwa 14 Tage.

Belebe die alte Fischindustrie Hong Kongs wieder und gewinne selbst Einblicke darin!
China (Hong Kong)    HKVT16-03    ON THE ISLAND: APPRECIATING THE NATURE    22.12.2016-02.01.2017    RENO/CULT   14vols
PROJECT: The project is co-organized by VolTra and Lamma Fisherfolks Village. Hong Kong was a fishing village hundred years ago but the fishing industry is now on the decline. Much of the traditional culture and history have been forgotten. Our aim for this project is mainly to educate the public about the culture and history of the fishing industry in Hong Kong, as well as enabling them to appreciate the natural beauty of the Island.
WORK: 1.) Repairing the facilities on the floating dock; 2.) Participating in cultural exchange activities; 3.) Visiting elderly; 4.) Photo taking and sharing; 5.) Preparing exhibition and music events
ACCOMODATION AND FOOD: In the hostel. The living environment is very simple and basic. Sleeping bags and mats are required.
LOCATION AND LEISURE: Lamma Island, a beautiful island. Leisure activities include beaches and hiking.

Unterstuetzte die Vorbereitungen fuer das Long Valley Erntefest
China (Hong Kong)    HKVT16-02    LONG VALLEY HARVEST FESTIVAL    04.01.-15.01.2017    ENVI/RENO/AGRI/FEST   7vols
PROJECT: The project is co-organized by VolTra and The Conservancy Association (CA). CA, founded in 1968, is the non-government environmental organization with the longest history in Hong Kong. A nature conservation management project for Long Valley has been organized since 2005, which aims to conserve Long Valley s landscape and biodiversity through a series of active habitat and species management measures.
WORK: 1.) Set up, decorate and operate the booths for traditional kiln, straw art, food making in the Long Valley Harvest Fest;
2.) Prepare, build and transport the facilities and materials for the Long Valley Harvest Fest;
3.) Eco-crop packaging work
ACCOMODATION AND FOOD: In the farming hut located in the farmlands of Long Valley. The living environment is very simple and basic but in a peaceful rural living style.
LOCATION AND LEISURE: Long Valley is located at the northern urban edge of Hong Kong. With a total area of 150 hectares, it is the largest agricultural freshwater wetland in Hong Kong.
SPECIAL REMARKS: Very basic living condition but among the beautiful nature.