Help our family in our ecological project on wild land in San Agustin, Huila, Colombia



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    we are just beggining an ecological project in a wild land on san agustin Huila Colombia. There is a permacultural project developed in a beauty farm away of the contamination of the town.

    Is a site plently of clean small rivers an small waterfalls of clean and clear water.

    The first part of the project is to build a small room with low impact raw mud cob technique. We are a small family . me, my houseband and two girls of 4 and 6 years. The farm is separated of the town of san agustin 25 minutes in a moto taxi or taxi and then 25 minutes walking on nature overviews.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Help with Eco Projects

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • 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
  • Help


    mix mud with water and straw to build a small room in (cob) technique. Cut straw to mix. Sometimes help in planting fruit trees in a permacultural form down the straw.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    big straw hut protected of water and wind where to camp in tent or sleepingbag.Temperature is over 12-24 celsius degrees at day and 8-12 celsius degrees at night.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The area is very well known for its pre-Columbian archaeological sites, known as the San Agustín Archaeological Park, which attracts a high volume of tourists, both Colombian and foreigners. These sites were declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995.

  • 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: 382182298192