Help Develop Eco Retreat and Homeopathy based Spa in Tropical Goa, India

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  • Description

    Description

    hi, i'm a social entrepreneur, writer, photo artist and creative director. you can see some of my work in the hospitality industry and as a photographer. i'm an advocate of global interaction and learning on the task. a good intern experience can be worth several university degrees.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Art project
    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

    whatever the activity chosen volunteers with us will inevitably learn more about the culture and people of india than they would by traveling as tourists or by working with a conventional organization. our staff with whom they will interact as with a large joint family come form all parts of india and include tribals and traditional craftsmen. our projects are invariably directed at helping local villagers. in addition, to this there are often people from other parts of the world interning with us, so we actually do walk the talk when it comes to 'thinking global, acting local'. as experiential travel experts we are also able to help volunteers them with tips on how to experience the region.

    In their spare time they will see some of the most beautiful parts of india and meet people from various nations the world . they will also meet and work with less literate indians including tribal people. our work aims at providing employment and training to people from many different walks of life.

  • Help

    Help

    i'm currently looking for people with a: strong inclination towards experiential travel and adventure; sense of social commitment ; passionate interest in areas like alternative medicine, online administrative systems, carpentry, gardening, birdwatching, angling, mountain biking, kayaking etc. it's not important to have multiple interests. a passionate interest in just one thing is fine.

    what i'm looking for is passion and commitment and a sense of global community. we have many openings depending on the applicants skill set. in general stays of less than one month are not interesting and 3 months would be the preferred stay.

    once volunteers get in touch with a brief on their skill sets we could determine if they will fit in somewhere on our projects. examples of work they could be involved in . our main project is as suggested in the title is to: Help Develop Eco Retreat and Homeopathy based Spa in Tropical Goa

    This will involve helping build structures to host guests under expert supervision, identifying bird and plant life on the property and building an annotated archive online. Developing an adventure activity program based on kayaking, mountain biking, angling , sailing etc

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    english

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    depends on project. but glamping will be the norm even in remote places. we are in the experiential luxury business, so volunteers always have very comfortable accommodation ! 3 meals a day also provided free of charge.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    if volunteers have any special research interests or travel wish list we can help them with this. that's our expertise. we are experts on the cultural and history of the entire subcontinent. I worked as a travel writer and columnist for many years and have many contacts all over india for authentic experiential travel.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

river which runs through our himalayan eco lodge
our eco lodge in the himalayas: we need volunteers who can fly fish/ identify mushrooms / create a kitchen garden
view from our eco retreat in goa
Come help us develop a food forest and eco retreat in the tropical paradise of Goa








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