Come and learn more about how to use the materials that we dispose of the land to build beautiful places in harmony. Arequipa, Peru



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    This is an ecological project based on the principles of permaculture, community life and caring for the earth. The project is in construction stage, with the first house and expanding the garden and the edible forest day by day, ideal to share knowledge in bio-construction and agro-ecology. It is located on the outskirts (1h) of the city of Arequipa, Peru in the town of La Joya, a desert valley with a beautiful night sky and only one hour from the Coast. We offer Vegetarian food
    Everyone is welcome to learn and share in community:) Come be a part of this family

    *️ we have a organic grow workshop on February 16 and 17

    Esto es un proyecto ecologico basado en los principios de la permacultura, la vida en comunidad y el cuidado de la tierra. El proyecto esta en etapa constructiva, con la primera casita y expandiendo el huerto y el bosque comestible dia a dia, ideal para acompartir saberes en bioconstruccion y agroecologia. Esta ubicado a las afueras(1h) de la ciudad de Arequipa,Peru en el pueblo de La Joya, un valle del desierto con un cielo nocturno hermoso y a solo una hora de la costa. Ofrecemos comida vegetariana.
    Todos son bienvenidos a aprender y compartir en comunidad :) ven a ser parte de esta familia

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help with Eco project
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Charity work
    Language practice
    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

    The experience of learning in theory and above all in practice how to use the materials that we dispose of the land to build beautiful places in harmony with the environment, learn about caring and be part of the formation of the edible forest and share and learn from the different travelers, teachers and characters that share in the transition of this space.
    And of course... enjoy a unique place, a valley in the desert, with a night sky full of stars, and much production of pisco and wine, in a very quiet place with lots of nature and peace around.

    La experiencia de aprender en la teoria y sobretodo en practica como usar los materiales que disponemos de la tierra para construir lugares hermosos en armonia con el entorno, Aprender sobre el cuidado y ser parte de la formacion del bosque comestible y compartir y aprender de los distintos viajeros, maestros y personajes que comparten en la transicion de este espacio.
    Y claro.. disfrutar de un lugar unico, un valle en el desierto, con un cielo nocturno lleno de estrellas, y mucha producion de pisco y vino, en un lugar muy tranquilo y con mucha naturaleza y paz al rededor.

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    A place to share knowledge in bio-construction, agro-ecology, permaculture, healthy living in community and conscience.
    we need help with bioconstruction, organic agriculture and green space maintenance

    Un lugar para compartir saberes en bioconstruccion, agroecologia, permacultura, vida sana en comunidad y conciencia.necesitamos ayuda con tarea de bioconstruccion, agricultura organica y mantencion de espacios verdes

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Español, Ingles

  • Accommodation


    we have camping area and room for 1 volunteer
    we serve 3 daily meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) with vegetarian preference

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Es un valle del desierto, pero hay mucha agua gracias a canales de irrigacion, el clima es calido en el dia y no muy frio por las noches. A 10 min de el ueblo de la Joya . El rio esta a 5 min Y el oceano pacifico a 1 hora para los amantes de la playa. (flexibles con los tiempos y los movimientos de cada viajero) :) lugar para aprender, hacer, sanar, compartir y gozar con la pachamama.

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    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • 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

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