Come help the children and with community development on the largest landfill in SE Asia.

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Indonesia

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  • Descripción

    Descripción

    Our Home on the Dump!

    We are a non-profit organisation that has been working on the largest landfill in SE Asia for the last 12 years. Located in Jakarta, Indonesia and home to around 3,000 families, it is about 108 hectares in size and encompasses four small villages. Most of the residents work in the informal waste picker sector and earn between two and five dollars a day. From our onsite HQ on the landfill we have been teaching English to the children on the landfill every Sunday and holding events every month. We have established an excellent rapport with the community and expanded our HQ to include a roof garden.

    At the moment we can only accommodate volunteers from Thursday evening until Monday morning as we need to leave the premises during the week for work. However if people would like to stay for longer they are welcome to stay somewhere else in Jakarta or places nearby and then return the following weekend. Sundays are the main days where the children come around for activities whereas other days are spent building, painting, gardening or whatever else needs doing.

    As we are a non-profit organisation and don't receive much additional funding we ask that volunteers contribute 150000 IDR per night to help cover food and maintenance costs.

    The project focus on the creation and operation of a hostel and community hub.
    The hub includes facilities for a school, workshop, tool shed and computer lab.
    Vegetables will be grown in a variety of styles to demonstrate how to provide nutrition in challenging circumstances.
    The development of education and eco-tourism courses and activities for locals and visitors.
    On-going improvements in local facilities- sanitation, play area, library etc.

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Jardinería
    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Cocinar para toda la familia
    Mantenimiento general
    Ayuda en una granja
    Ayuda en proyectos ecológicos
    Ayuda doméstica
    Cuidado de animales
    Trabajo de caridad
    Práctica de idiomas
    Proyectos artísticos
    Ayuda con ordenadores/Internet
    Enseñanza

  • 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

    Indonesian culture and customs, speak and learn Bahasa Indonesia, learn Indonesian cooking, teaching the children and making a positive impact on their lives, environmental improvement and waste management skills.

  • Ayuda

    Ayuda

    We have developed a community hub on South East Asia's biggest landfill to create an opportunity for many people, locals and travelers, to work together at the landfill to give whatever skills they have. It's to show people that there is a community living here, and it allows people a chance to change the mindset of the community here to see that they have more oppurtunities than just staying and working on the landfill. It allows people to see that they can achieve their dreams and surpass any limitations, to show the children and adults that the possibilities are endless.

    We want volunteers to contribute whatever they can to improve the lives of everyone here. We have set a facility for the kids and young adults to come and learn and grow with the hope of improving their futures.
    Any skill that is positive is welcome here. We love dancing, singing, instruments, gardening, computer whizzes, artists and environmentalists. Whether you want to cook, make us laugh or teach the kids whatever you can, you are welcome at our home.

    Open for volunteers!
    We are looking for :
    ° Grafic designer
    ° Architect
    ° Design interior
    ° Carpenter
    ° Digital Marketing
    ° Dance Instructor
    ° Writer
    ° Gardener
    ° Builder
    ° Fighter
    ° English Teacher
    ° IT
    ° Conceptor
    ° Yoga instructor
    ° Comedian etc

    Let's experience something different and unique in our home on the dump!

  • Idiomas hablados

    Inglés: Fluido
    Indonesian: Fluido

  • Alojamiento

    Alojamiento

    4-bed private pod dorm in our house.
    4 tents for rooftop glamping
    Shared kitchen
    Dining room
    Living room
    Western styled toilets and showers
    Rooftop garden
    Mini gym with boxing stuff
    We also have several cats so if you are allergic this is something to consider.

  • Algo más...

    Algo más...

    Nearby Jakarta for weekend trips and parties
    Indonesian weddings and cultural events
    Day trips to waterfalls and gardens
    Transport is available

  • 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?

    Más de dos

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    Horas esperadas

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week





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