Help at our Tourism Development NGO develop eco-tourism in the Southern Armenia, Kapan.

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Armenia

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    16/11/2020

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    Tourism Development NGO welcome you to come and help us build a new rural tourism trail in beautiful southern Armenia! We are a small NGO working to develop eco-tourism in the far south of Armenia. We are looking for help designing and marking a new 44 mile trail that travels through mountains, forests, and rural villages.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects

  • 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

    Volunteers will have the opportunity to experience first hand armenian hospitality, cuisine, and way of life, specifically in rural villages. They will also get to enjoy the seldom seen national parks and state reserves that exist in this region of Armenia.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for volunteers who have experience making maps with GPS and can help us plot points to create a trail map for the area.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Armenian: Fluent
    Russian: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Volunteers will spend the nights with host families in the rural villages that the trail travels though. They will have a private bedroom in the house. Host families will provide traditional armenian meals for their guests.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Kapan is approximately 6 hours south of the capital, Yerevan. Transportation is available from Yerevan to Kapan every day and costs $7-$12 dollars each way. From Kapan to the villages we will provide transportation.

  • 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: 783268369143