Program Details

Rampur Multi Purpose Tree Species Nursery


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

  • Location: Southern part of Nepal

Rampur Multi-purpose Trees Species Nursery plays an instrumental role as an agent of healthy environment. The purpose of the nursery is to produce seedlings, distributing them to the local farmers and partners, and planting them in the conservation areas. At the same time, the project helps to train local partners and local farmers. The nursery is managed by a local coordinator who takes care of the plants and material needed for running a nursery. The nursery consists of various plants; multi-purpose tree species (China Berry, Silk Cotton, Ipil-ipil, Shisham, Bamboo, etc.), fruits (Litchi, Mango, Jackfruit, etc.) and flowers (Bougainvillea, Croton, Hibiscus, Gardenia, etc.).


Accomodation:

Volunteers will stay with the host family, sharing rooms 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 but once a week host family will provide you meat in your lunch or dinner. For vegetarians the choice is usually limited to rice, vegetables, lentil soup and pickle.


Activities:

Produce seedling, distributing them to the local farmers and partners and planting them in the conservation areas.


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:

1st 4 weeks Euro 400 and for extra week Euro 75 per week