Come and help with recycling and sustainable products in the city of Ica, Peru



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  • Description


    Our main objective is to promote environmental culture among people in the city of ica.
    As a result, we want to reduce the high levels of environmental pollution generated by solid waste. every day we show that recycling generates development by improving the quality of life of people. We execute efficient strategies for recycling and transformation of recycled materials. We promote "recycling with purpose" where people, companies and organizations participate by donating their previously classified waste. In return we provide free training in environmental management, community development, and others.

    Nuestro proyecto tiene como objetivo principal promover la cultura ambiental entre las personas en la ciudad de ica.
    Como resultado queremos lograr reducir los altos índices de contaminación ambiental generados por residuos sólidos. cada día demostramos que el reciclaje genera desarrollo al mejorar la calidad de vida de las personas. Nosotros ejecutamos estrategias eficientes de reciclaje y transformación de los materiales reciclados. promovemos el "reciclaje con propósito" donde las personas, empresas y organizaciones participan donando sus residuos previamente clasificados. a cambio nosotros brindamos capacitaciones gratuitas en gestión ambiental, desarrollo de comunidades,y otros.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Help with Eco project
    Language practice
    Art project

  • 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 a team of young professionals that we can gladly share for a couple of days with volunteer travelers to exchange our life experiences, show them the touristic places of the city, our culture, our gastronomy and best of all is to be integrated into our recreational activities. our social group and share great moments as a family.

    Somos un equipo de jóvenes profesionales que gustosamente podemos compartir durante un par de días con viajeros voluntarios para intercambiar nuestras experiencias de vida, mostrarles los lugares turísticos de la rciudad, nuestra cultura, nuestra gastronomía y lo mejor de todo es integrarse a nuestras actividades recreativas de nuestro grupo social y compartir grandes momentos como familia.

  • Help


    We need the help of volunteers who have knowledge about recycling. sustainable communities, transformation of recyclable materials, creation of audio visual content and above all that you like to participate in the activities that we have scheduled collection and cleanup campaigns in the city of Ica.
    The commitment of the volunteers is important. We have a strict regime in the working hours in office and in the field.
    We currently have an eco store (eco fashion products) which is our source of income. All kinds of help to improve our designs and models will be well received.
    We are a group of 13 people who are managing to change lives, generating development through purposeful recycling.

    Necesitamos la ayuda de voluntarios que tengan conocimientos sobre reciclaje. comunidades sostenibles, transformación de materiales reciclables, creación de contenido audio visual y sobre todo que les guste participar en las actividades que tenemos programadas de recolección y campañas de limpieza en la ciudad de Ica.
    Es importante el compromiso de los voluntarios. tenemos un régimen estricto en los horarios de trabajo en oficina y en el campo.
    Actualmente tenemos una eco tienda (productos de eco moda) la cual es nuestra fuente de ingresos. Todo tipo de ayuda para mejorar nuestros diseños y modelos serán bien recibidos.
    Somos un grupo de 13 personas que estamos logrando cambiar vidas, generando desarrollo mediante el reciclaje con propósito.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We have a collaborative work office located in the center of the city. In the space you can find internet, basic services and a room shared with other projects.

    To spend the night there is the possibility of a room in the house of one of the members of the Peru project. in the space they will have access to a laundry, bathroom with shower, roof, garage. the place is located on the way to huacachina.

    Tenemos una oficina de trabajo colaborativo ubicado en el centro de la ciudad. en el espacio podrán encontrar internet, servicios basicos y una sala compartida con otros proyectos.

    Para pasar la noche existe la posibilidad de un cuarto en casa de uno de los integrantes del proyecto Perú. en el espacio tendrán acceso a una lavandería, baño con ducha, azotea, cochera. el lugar está ubicado camino a huacachina.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We have experience sharing with travelers on the couchsurfing platform, we have friends with whom we have shared trips. we are passionate about the preservation of the environment. spread the culture and carry out volunteer activities in our region.

    Tenemos experiencia compartiendo con viajeros en la plataforma couchsurfing, tenemos amigos con los que hemos compartido viajes. somos apasionados por la preservación del medio ambiente. difundir la cultura y realizar actividades de voluntariado en nuestra región.

  • 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 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 212577347565