Promoting community greening through fish farming and greenhouse technology
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Africana Community Rehabilitation Organization
Times of day
A few hours per week
Short-Term (few weeks/months)
We need volunteers who could join us for our community tree planting initiative which aims to conserve the environment in schools, institutions and other public places. However, this programme is integrated with other production system to support marginalized group for income generation.
This programme consists of class teaching and demonstration actions to the community places. Most of our common activities are:
*Teaching students on the global warming phenomena and how it affects human living.
*Teaching students and community groups on how to start organic farming using greenhouse technology.
*Constrution of a simple greenhouse using local available material.
*Train students and farmers on how to start fish farming as an enterprise.
*Construction of a fish farm integrated with vegetable growing in a greenhouse and a tree nursery.
*Teaching students and women groups on how to establish a tree nursery and propagating seedlings.
*Entrepreneurship seminars to equip small entrepreneurs knowledge on how they can handle their business
Volunteers can participate in any of these activities for only 8hrs per day.
For more information about costs on accommodation, meals and so on please contact us.
- Housing Available
- Language/Cultural Support Available
- International Volunteers