Program Details

Rampur Multi Purpose Tree Species Nursery


  • Start Date 2017-01-04
  • End Date: 2018-01-03

  • Location: Nepali community in Lalitpur District

Rampur Multi-purpose Trees Species Nursery plays an instrumental role as an agent of healthy environment. At the same time, the project has also provided training to local farmers and people for protecting the environment. Besides this we have been distributing trees and plants to the local community.

The aim of thid project is to raise awareness about a healthy environment. 


Accomodation:

Volunteers will stay with Som Lama’s Family. This family has 5 members ( Som Lama, his wife, his mother and 2 sons). Volunteers will have to share room with volunteers of other nationalities joining the same program.
 
Lunch & dinner are provided at the host family. Food is local style, cooked by a Nepalese family. The main types of food will be rice, lentil soup and vegetables. Once a week the host family will provide you with meat in your lunch or dinner. For vegetarians the choice is usually limited to rice, vegetables, lentil soup and pickles.


Activities:

The nursery is situated in Chitwan in the southern part of Nepal, which is 120 km away from the capital city, Katmandu; and 30 km from RCNP. The nursery contains a varietie of different plants like fx multiple tree sorts like China Berry, Silk-Cotton, Ipil-ipil, Shisham, Bamboo, etc., Fruits like Litchi, Mango, Jackfruit, etc., and flowers like Bougainvillea, Croton, Hibiscus, Gardenia, etc. The purpose of the nursery is to produce seedling and distribute them to local farmers and partners, and to plant them in the conservation areas. At the same time, the project has also provided training for local farmers and partners. The nursery has a local coordinator who manages the plants and other necessary materials in the nursery.


Requirement:

Volunteers must be 18 years old minimum. Volunteers must show eagerness, the ability to maintain motivation and reliability. Related to this, volunteers need to show creativity and initiative when planning and taking part. Most importantly, volunteers need to have confidence in their work, time and management skills to ensure an effective support.


How to get there?
Terminal:
International Airport: Kathmandu / Tribhvan Intl. Airport
Domestic Airport:


Others:

6 months- 1.750,00 EUR

12 months- 3.000,00 EUR