Our project needs your help near Puno, Titicaca Lake, Peru

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Perú

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    Última actividad

    13/08/2022

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  • Descripción

    Descripción

    Minimum stay for volunteers 4 to 6 weeks.

    Our project has various objectives: self sustainability, organic agriculture, animal shelter, horse guided empowerment, a retreat center and a production of native herbal products.

    We are located at about 4000 meters high, which means that everything is much more intense. Acclamation of beforehand in Puno is obligatory. Physical and mental strength is needed in this place. During the day the sun can be very strong but once the it goes down it gets very cold! We need help from people with discipline, willing to work and with a sense of responsibility.

    Auto-sustainability & organic agriculture
    Being already independent on water and electricity, we aspire to be as much as posible independent on food by the next 5 years. We have a piece of land where we can cultivate potatoes and veggies from the region and oats and alfalfa for the animals. We are experimenting and researching to cultivate organic.

    Animal shelter
    We currently take care of eleven horses, two Alpacas, four sheeps, chicken, rabbits, a cat and 3 dogs. With our shelter we want to provide a safe space for our animals, a place where they can live as natural as possible. We are an animal shelter; we do not ride our horses. We mainly do ground work and would like to prepare our horses to be able to work with children and help in therapy and coaching.

    Retreat center
    We are creating a special space for horse guided empowerment, familiy constelation with horses, meditation, yoga and traditional Aymara ceremonies and earth offerings.

    Production of native herbal products
    We are preparing to offer herbal tea, herbal esences, and more...

    Our vision is to connect humans with nature and life, to trust again and feel the wholeness and holyness of every being.

    Children are welcome to play freely and families can enjoy the landscape.

    We are a family with a 3 years old child, we would really love to have an exchange with other families with small children from 4 to 10 years....

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Proyectos artísticos
    Ayuda en proyectos ecológicos
    Jardinería
    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Cuidado de animales
    Ayuda en una granja
    Cuidado de niños y juegos creativos
    Cocinar para toda la familia
    Ayuda doméstica
    Hostelería/turismo
    Mantenimiento general
    Ayuda con ordenadores/Internet

  • Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de las NU
    Fin de la pobreza
    Hambre cero
    Salud y bienestar
    Educación de calidad
    Igualdad de género
    Agua limpia y saneamiento
    Energía asequible y no contaminante
    Trabajo decente y crecimiento económico
    Industria, innovación e infraestructura
    Reducción de las desigualdades
    Ciudades y comunidades sostenibles
    Producción y consumo responsables
    Acción por el clima
    Vida submarina
    Vida de ecosistemas terrestres
    Paz, justicia e instituciones sólidas
    Alianzas para lograr los objetivos
  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    We all come from different parts of the world and have lots to share. You will connect with local people and with people from all over the world. You will learn how horses act and behave in a herd, what taking care of them can teach you. Learn how agriculture works in this particular region, during the dry or the rainy season!
    Help us develop the therapy aspect of our project. Learn practical things like building a fence, building a wall, putting windows, ... Gain mental and physical strength in this tough place.

  • Proyectos con niños

    Proyectos con niños

    En este proyecto podría haber niños. Para obtener más información, consulta nuestras directrices y consejos aquí.

  • Ayuda

    Ayuda

    Auto-sustainability & organic agriculture
    We need help of people with experience in organic agriculture, permaculture, cleaning the draining water. We still need help even if you do not have any experience!!

    Animal shelter
    We need people with experience in working with horses. We do not ride our horses; we would love to have some help on ground work and preparing them for animal therapy. Working with animals also implies feeding them, barn work, fixing the fences, …
    It is also always good the have help from veterinaries, osteopaths, natural healers, natural huff care specialists, …

    General maintenance and building
    Do you have any knowledge about building, electricity, plumbing, general maintenance? We always need help!

    Social media and digital marketing
    If you are not into manual work, we also need help promoting our social media, website, publicity, digital marketing, photography, …

  • Idiomas hablados

    Alemán: Fluido
    Español: Fluido
    Inglés: Intermedio

  • Alojamiento

    Alojamiento

    We are living in a stone house made with material from the region. We are 1km from the village of Chucuito. From the house, we have a direct view of the Titicaca Lake and Chucuito. The horses, sheeps, alpacas, chicken and the dogs are roaming freely around us. You will share a room with maximum 1 other volunteer. We have a separate volunteer’s kitchen and bathroom. There is no heating so it can get very cold at night and no WIFI! We have limited electricity with solar power and limited hot water thanks to a thermal heater. On cloudy days there can be no hot water! We offer hot lunch 5 days a week.

  • Algo más...

    Algo más...

    From Puno: you need to get to the Colectivo's bus station heading to Chucuito. The voyage take about 30 minutes and costs 3 Soles. We will come and get you in Chucuito.

    Surrounding: Tours around the Titicaca lake, Tours to Bolivia, hiking, kayak, boat tours, traditional celebrations in Puno and Chucuito, ...

  • Un poco más de información

    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

    • Acceso a Internet limitado

      Acceso a Internet limitado

    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

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    Horas esperadas

    5 hours per day (max 25 hours/week)

Son opciones de calificación adicionales para cuando los miembros dejan sus comentarios. Se muestra la calificación media dejada en cada opción.

Precisión del perfil: (5.0)

Intercambio cultural: (4.0)

Comunicación: (4.6)











































Número de referencia de anfitrión: 325621446393