Sustainable development projects

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Sustainable development projects

  • Marker details
  • DescriptionSustainable development projects that tie in with community projects and empowering projects. Such as plastic recycling, alternative building methods like using stone masonry instead of using expensive cement bricks.
  • LocationNamibia

  • Work
  • Type of work Art project
    General maintenance
    Help with computers / internet
    Helping with tourists
  • Hours per day Around 5 to 6 hours,pending on the various projects and also mostly only during the week,but soemtimes over weekends duty calls.
  • Work requirements: Team leadership, must be comfortable to be able to cope with not having luxuries like hot showers each day. Teaching skills.
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: Send a message to inquire.
  • Duration of stay: 3 weeks min,and in case of the person been qualified in a trade like civil engineering or town planning,then max 3 month,s. Visa for longer can be arranged but only on dedicated projects.
  • Maximum number of helpers: 2
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English
  • Has pets? Yes, 2 dogs and they house trained
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: Share a house, with usage of kitchen and bathroom, private room available, transport for local travel is provided and free access to uncapped internet
  • Additional info
  • The main center of Grassroots Namibia is situated in Luderitz, a town in the far South of Namibia. It is surrounded by the desert on the one side and Atlantic ocean on the other side.. Enough wind for kite surfing.