Help with bio-construction and alternative energy projects outside the city of Popayan, Colombia



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    Bioconstruccion. Synergistic Agriculture. Art and cooking, near Popayan Cauca.
    We started four years ago with the recovery of land used as a dump for over 20 years
    We built a house with bamboo, some rooms for guests, a dome, an economic kitchen with soil. We have a small garden with trees, fruit trees and medicinal plants.

    Biocostruccion. Agricultura sinergica. Arte y cocina cerca de Popayan Cauca.
    Iniciamos hace cuatro años la recuperacion de un terreno usado como basurero por mas de 20 años
    Construimos una casa con bambu, unas habitaciones para huespedes, un domo, una cocina económica con tierra. Tenemos un pequeño jardin con arboles, frutales y plantas medicinales.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    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
  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    Weeding, fertilizing, building with bamboo and earth. developing projects with machines and alternative energy

    Desmalezar, abonar, construir con bambu y con tierra. desarrollar proyectos de maquinas y energias alternativas

  • 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


    Rustic bamboo rooms

    Habitaciones en Bambu rusticas.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Forty minutes walk from the center of the city of Popayan. Along the Rio Hondo. We develop bioconstruction and synergistic agriculture. We develop artistic and craft initiatives.

    A cuarenta minutes caminando del Centro de la ciudad de Popayan. Junto al Rio Hondo desarrollamos las actividades de biocostruccion y agricultura sinergica. Desarrollamos iniciativas artisticas y artesanales.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • 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

    3 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 986899833172