Come and help us with eco-project and learn about organic living in Ordu, Turkey

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Turkey

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  • Description

    Description

    We have opened a surf camp and hostel in Sri Lanka and now this is our second branch launching soon in Turkey.
    This is a UNDP sponsored project where we are working on ways to promote local tastes, organic products and eco living in this village. There would be a lot of collaboration between the locals, farms and schools.

    You can be a part of something that would change hundreds of peoples life in a few years.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
    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

    They will be part of a project where they are improving and facilitating the local tourism of the town in terms of ecological and sustainable living. They would be experiencing farm living, working with children and learning strategical and operational ways of working in hospitality.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for open minded travellers who are interested in creating a Hub in this village to facilitate eco living and ecological tourism for the locals. There would be SUP, surf, trekking farming and experimental cooking components according to the season.

    We need people who are good with gardening and farming.
    Who can create and help projects about ecological living, sustainability and teaching the kids
    People who are interested in ecological tourism.

    The tasks for volunteers: (All volunteers should be interested in farming and gardening)

    -Farming
    -Joining the harvest for fruits and hazelnut
    -Farm to table (cooking)
    -Innovation (trying different things; dried fruit, chocolate making or wherever else you have interest in nature, sports, farming or gastronomy & tourism)
    -Surf, yoga and hiking related daily tasks
    -Building and architectural tasks ( to make existing accommodation house better, develop the camping site for guests, improve some agricultural works related building carpentry etc.)
    -Photography & videos- content creation, social media management, improving the marketing strategy, website design, graphic design, writing in the blog.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Turkish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    There are shared rooms with 2-3 people. You might be sharing a double bed or a twin triple room. We have both options of food depending on the volunteer's needs.
    We have a common kitchen you can use as well and the markets, groceries are 2 min walk from house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Off times, you can wonder around the towns and coasts nearby. Transport is very cheap and easy. Plus it is very convenient to make day trips nearby cities in Turkey.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We host freelancers and digital nomads. We have good mobile connection in our accommodation and we also have a wifi with high speed unlimited quota. We don't face any electricity cuts. Since our community is mostly freelancers, digital nomads and people who are working and traveling, it is nice for nomads to come and meet with new like-minded people, get inspiration, connect and get engaged with our community.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We love camper vans. In fact we organize many trips around. Especially surf, trekking and nature trips. Its an advantage for us when the volunteer has its own vehicle. We have parking spot as well.

  • Can possibly acccept pets

    Can possibly acccept pets

    This is a farm so in our garden not a problem. In the house we have a cat so its up to your skills to manage the dialog between the cat and your pet:)

  • 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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