Help with a clay building project in Calde, Portugal

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Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: No minimum

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a family (2 + 2 children) living our dream and constructing our own house in the forest/ Community Portugal!
    We need help building with clay. We will use different bioconstruction techniques and we are immersed in the forest. The community is multicultural and in addition to bioconstruction you have the opportunity to learn a lot about eco-sustainability and permaculture. The community is located about 20 minutes from Viseu but separated from the population centers. You can camp near the workplace we Will provide tents and bedding!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Help around the house
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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

    In addition to bioconstruction you will be able to learn a lot about eco-sustainability and permaculture. Ability to communicate in Italian, Portuguese, English and German. During work you have the opportunity to chat a lot and create good bonds. We are simple people and we like to welcome new people and learn from them everything they have to offer.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help

    Help

    We Will Need 4/5h/day by building the walls of our house.
    I Will cook for You with lots of love.
    Camping is available.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Italian: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent
    German: Intermediate
    English: Intermediate
    Spanish: Beginner

    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

    Possibility to camp (we give you a tent) or park with a caravan. We will cook for you.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Viseu os the nearest big city.
    We have a beautifull river, a mother house.
    Lots of comunity projects as gardening, horses, chickens!:)
    We are in the midle of a beautifull and abundant forest.

  • 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.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4h a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 822712928754

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