Permaculture, natural building, eatible forest, fish farming & workshops in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico

Country

Mexico

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    06/11/2019

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    within 2 days

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a sustainable center located on the outskirts of Xalapa, Veracruz. We look for the proper way to sustainability. Our intention is to find in the journey, the learning that allows us to continue creating, sharing, regenerating, exchanging and healing.
    We focus on being autonomous, empowering people, in local consumption and production and fair trade. We hold workshops and trainings to spread knowledge and enrich each other. We are also the venue to hold events that are related to our path.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Animal care
    Art project
    Teaching

  • 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

    You can have an approach to a more sustainable way of life. You will learn natural construction techniques and have an understanding of how our ecosystem works. Plusyou will make good friends.

  • Help

    Help

    We focus on Bioconstruction so we are constantly building something with bamboo, earth and natural techniques. Some tasks are: make the mixture of clay and straw, build adobe walls, apply plasters and coatings, bamboo and wood framing, etc..

    There is also a trout farm where you can help feeding the fish and cleaning the tanks. On the eatible forest,there is planting, trimming and weed cleaning.

    Sometimes we have workshops, when this happens, we need help in the kitchen prepearing meals or cofee breaks and also help in teaching some techniques (that you have learned previously).

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    spanish english

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have room for 4 in a srawbale home with a nice eco dry bath covered with a tadelakt plaster.

    We will be providing the ingredients to cook 3 meals per day.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are surrounded by magical towns in a coffee producing area that you can visit on your spare time. In Xalapa´s down town you can enjoy some good jazz or visit the museums.

  • 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

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    Hours expected

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

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Host ref number: 389868672959