Building a NGO for cultural exchanges in Zetale, Slovenia



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  • Description


    Our NGO is located in the Village Žetale in the Styrian region in north-eastern part of Slovenia. Six kilometers from most traffic international border Slovenia-Croatia. Our goal is to establish a well known resort for international exchanges and people with possibility to exchange the experience with other people and their cultures. This will be educational and multicultural place to exchange different practice and art of work in the nature. We would like to plant trees, build a house and facilities around the house and we would like to promote long-term nature sustainible tourism destination.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • 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

    Work with wood, with different tools, living in the nature, getting to know the locals. It is a great opportunity to enjoy the beautiful nature and relax.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    We are looking for volunteers to plant the trees, making the resort clean and safe for other visitors. It is requested that the volunteers know to work with wood, cut grass, be interested in preparing home made soaps and are interested in working in the nature. We are looking for volunteers also with IT skills that would help on the digital side of the project (internet pages, etc.).

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    German: Fluent
    Croatian: Fluent
    Slovenian: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange

  • Accommodation


    A small house with beds, kitchen, bathroom with toilet. The house is heated. Travellers can prepare their own food in the accommodation. Money for the food will be provided to the travellers.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We offer a free fitness in the nature, sport activities in the surrroundings, a lot of posibilities for bicycling, hiking, visiting spa and thermal resorts in the region,

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Workwayer with Campervans are warmly welcome, there is enough place to park on the property. There is water and electricity on the property.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Only with highly disciplined animals.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week.

Host ref number: 154848636124