Help on permaculture and education project in Chebba, Tunisia



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  • Description


    This is a research and education center about permaculture and autonomy based in chebba, Tunisia. it is composed of two houses with two urban gardens and one offgrid farm. it is run by a married couple, Nadia and Elyes, living with one dog and three cats.
    Since our Permaculture Design Course experience in 2016, we settled in Dar Emmima striving for autonomy. we do urban gardening, food conservation, dry land farming, eco-constructions, we have more and more yields every year, we host trainings about permaculture and vegan cuisine, that is our main source of income for now.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    we are permaculture experts and activists. we love to share our passion about permaculture principles and design, soil regeneration, biodiversity, resilience, food conservation, garden plant based cuisine and more.
    We will be happy to teach some arabic or Tunisian and help worawayers have a rich cultural and learning experience.
    We hope to learn new things with every workawayer about their passion and culture.

  • Help


    we need help in planting trees, preparing planting beds, ecoconstructions, maintenance of our houses and gardens...

  • Languages spoken

    Arabic: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner
    Portuguese: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    a seperate house with a bedroom, a living room, shower, kitchen and a big garden is allocated just for volunteers.
    We provide (vegan) groceries for a self catered breakfast and lunch, and share dinner (vegan) together in the main house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    the house is 3km away from a beautiful beach and a costal forest. bicycles are available to travel around the city. our city is 45 min away from the city of Mahdia, Sfax and el Jem.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 135394939268