Help create a retreat and learning center in Minca, Colombia

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Colombia

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    Last activity

    10/05/2021

 
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  • Description

    Description

    My name is Christian, I'm a music producer from New York who lives and works here in Minca, Colombia. Together with my wife and sister in law we are building a retreat and learning center that will focus on practical and sustainable forms living and sharing knowledge.

    As well our staff consists of four local people- Marta, Silvino, Antonio and Victor who are full time employees.

    Marta takes care of the house, Silvino the grounds, Antonio and Victor oversee construction.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building 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
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Our project includes study of yoga as well as Indigenous thought. As well we teach audio production and recording at our recording studio here.

  • Help

    Help

    We are creating a learning and retreat center in Minca, Colombia. We need people who can do physical things like brick making, building terraces and who can design and setup gardens and greenhouses.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have an outdoor "Maloca" with hammocks. We will serve two Healthy meals a day, breakfast and lunch and generally we all eat together.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Minca is a beautiful little town in La Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta and popular eco-destination. There are many opportunities to walk, hike, some of the best bird watching in the world and great beaches are nearby. Minca is very much a safe, supportive community with many interesting people and projects. An ideal place for learning and getting close to nature.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    parking a camper style van here is no problem.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 3 hours a day, 5 days a week


Host ref number: 526355719465