Need people who will have satisfaction of creating the future for villagers in Himalaya



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  • Description


    We are new born NGO created to work for organic village development in field of ecology, education, life planing etc.
    Currently we are working in a village " Laluri " in district of Tehri Garhwal - Himalaya.
    Aim of this project is to stop migration to cities by increasing awareness of own values of villagers and help in creating income generating ventures.

    First steps which we are planning:
    1. solve water problems
    2. start efficient organic garden
    3. prepare few home-stays based on old buildings
    4. teach parents and teachers to respect children
    5. teach everybody respect the earth
    6. build community hall and workshop
    7. Teach children
    8. Start small businesses for women self help groups

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Charity work
    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

    You can enjoy amazing Himalaya views,
    Get opportunity to participate in local ceremonies and communing with the culture of Garhwal.
    Above all, get the satisfaction of creating the future for many people.

  • Help


    We will be very happy to find people who can support us by knowledge and experience in teaching, organic farming, marketing, web developing, film making and also in preparing coaching and training for villagers. We will be glad to see those who knows about clay pottery techniques, weaving, knitting, yarn making etc. This is very beginning of our work and any pair of physical working hands will be very helpful :-)

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Polish, Hindi, Garhwali

  • Accommodation


    We have nice and clean village house and we are sharing rooms there ( 2 people in one room) if you are one - when is possible you will have room for your own but if there will be more people you will have to share , clean squat toilets and simple washroom is in the same building.
    We have a kitchen and we are cooking together - for one day food shopping contribution for one person is Rs. 150 (you do not have to use our kitchen - but there are not many other options near)"

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Nice routes for cycling, if you got bicycle.
    Learn language and culture.
    Have chai (Tea) with the local people.
    You can visit the following sights:
    Chandrabadani Temple (2000 m heigh) 16 km.
    Devprayag 30 km.
    New Tehri lake 40 km.
    Srinagar 45 km.
    Rishikesh 100 km.
    Auli 198 km.
    Valley of flowers 210 km.

  • 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

    4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week / 20 days in month

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    150 Indian Rupees
having fun with village kids
cutting a old-dead tree stump
organic farm
ploughing the traditional way
Holi festival celebration
guest in the homestay
Garhwali movie shooting

Host ref number: 622792215176