Help us build a small eco-farm in the jungle near San Juan De Piatua, Equador

Country

Ecuador

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    24/02/2021

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 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    Elderly couple need help building a small farm in the jungle of Ecuador. Building fish ponds and gardens and clearing property boundary lines. Housing provided while constructing new home at the farm. The farm we are building is at a beautiful location in a mountain jungle right next to a crystal clear river where you can swim. Be part of the indigenous community, have loads of fun and feel at home everyday. Have an authentic experience in the Amazon!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco 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

    Learn the unique skills of the indigenous people, discover the magic and mystery of life right in the heart of the rainforest. Practice or learn Spanish and Kichwa language. Be prepared to hear unbelievable stories, soul feeding music and feel alive like a child again. We support our community and protect the nature around us.

  • Help

    Help

    Currently need help with building fish ponds, vegetable and medicinal plant gardens and clearing property boundary lines.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    There is a private room upstairs in our house dedicated to volunteers. The plan is to build a new cabin at the farm. Good local food is provided in our house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are flexible, tolerant and generous people. We can help with transport and show you around. Lots of natural beauty to experience here. The community we live in is away from civilisation, but we regularly go for a shopping into town.

  • 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

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a 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


Host ref number: 796834725697