NICE Projects for 2018 - Spring, Summer & Autumn (Apr.-Dec.)

NICE Projects for 2018 - Spring, Summer & Autumn (Apr.-Dec.)

-- 1 -- LMTV Projects (Long & Middle Term Voluntary projects: over 1 month - For 2018 May. - 2019 Feb. but some more projects will be added later!) NICE categorizes LMTV projects into following two; 1) LI (Long and Middle Term Individual voluntary projects): LMTV projects where one or two volunteers stay and work in the same period. 2) LW (Long and Middle Term Workcamps): LMTV projects where more than two volunteers stay and work together in the same period. NICE Projects for 2018 Spring, Summer & Autumn (Apr.-Dec.) Organized 360 workcamps/ hosted & sent 3,801 volunteers in 2017 (5,252 workcamps/ 73,484 volunteers in 26 years since 1990)

-- 2 -- Summary List (There may be some more!) Code Name Location Dates(Y/M/D) Types Vols. < LI (Long & middle term Individual voluntary projects) > NICE-LI-SH18-4 Shintoku 18-4 Hokkaido 05/09-08/05 (or up to 1 year) AGRI, SOCI 2 NICE-LI-SH18-5 Shintoku 18-5 Hokkaido 06/30-09/21 (or up to 1 year) AGRI, SOCI 2 NICE-LI-SH18-6 Shintoku 18-6 Hokkaido 08/04-10/28 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-SH18-7 Shintoku 18-7 Hokkaido 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-SH18-8 Shintoku 18-8 Hokkaido 10/27-01/13 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-SH19-01 Shintoku 19-1 Hokkaido 2019/01/12-04/13 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-SH19-02 Shintoku 19-2 Hokkaido 2019/02/16-05/11 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-SA18-3 Samegawa 18-3 Fukushima 05/09-08/05(or up to 7 months) KIDS, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-SA18-4 Samegawa 18-4 Fukushima 06/30-09/21 (or up to 6 months) KIDS, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-SA18-5 Samegawa 18-5 Fukushima 08/04-10/28(or up to 4 months) AGRI, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-SA18-6 Samegawa 18-6 Fukushima 09/20-12/14 AGRI, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-SA18-7 Samegawa 18-7 Fukushima 10/27-12/14 AGRI, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-SA19-02 Samegawa 1 Fukushima 2019/02/16-05/11 (or up to 10 months) AGRI, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-MK18-2 Maki 18-2 Nagano 05/09-08/05 (or up to 7 months) AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-MK18-3 Maki 18-3 Nagano 06/29-09/21(or up to 6 months) AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-MK18-4 Maki 18-4 Nagano 08/04-10/28 (or up to 4 months) AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-MK18-5 Maki 18-5 Nagano 09/20-12/14 AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-MK18-6 Maki 18-6 Nagano 10/26-12/14 AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-TT18-2 Tateya 18-2 Nagano 05/09-08/05 (or up to 7 months) AGRI, SOCI 2 NICE-LI-TT18-3 Tateya 18-3 Nagano 06/29-09/21(or up to 6 months) AGRI, SOCI 2 NICE-LI-TT18-4 Tateya 18-4 Nagano 08/04-10/28 (or up to 4 months) AGRI, SOCI 2 NICE-LI-TT18-5 Tateya 18-5 Nagano 09/20-12/14 AGRI, SOCI 2 NICE-LI-TT18-6 Tateya 18-6 Nagano 10/26-12/14 AGRI, SOCI 2 NICE-LI-YA18-1 Yasuoka 1 Nagano 07/23-8/31 KIDS 2 NICE-LI-KR18-1 Kurosaki 18-1 Ishikawa 06/23-09/20 AGRI, HERI 2 [New] NICE-LI-OZ18-05 Ozuchi 1 Ishikawa 05/09-08/05 AGRI, ENVI 2 [New] NICE-LI-OZ18-07 Ozuchi 2 Ishikawa 06/30-09/21 AGRI, ENVI 2 [New] NICE-LI-IJ18-11 Imajo 1 Fukui 11/02-12/09 AGRI 3 NICE-LI-AK18-4 Akame 18-4 Mie 05/12-08/05 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-AK18-5 Akame 18-5 Mie 06/30-09/20 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-AK18-6 Akame 18-6 Mie 08/04-10/28 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-AK18-7 Akame 18-7 Mie 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-AK18-8 Akame 18-8 Mie 10/27-01/13 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-AK19-01 Akame 1 Mie 2019/01/12-04/13 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-AK19-02 Akame 2 Mie 2019/02/16-05/11 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, AGRI 2 NICE-LI-GS18-4 Gose 18-4 Nara 05/12-08/05 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 NICE-LI-GS18-5 Gose 18-5 Nara 06/30-09/20 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 NICE-LI-GS18-6 Gose 18-6 Nara 08/04-10/28 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 NICE-LI-GS18-7 Gose 18-7 Nara 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 NICE-LI-GS18-8 Gose 18-8 Nara 10/27-01/13 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 NICE-LI-GS19-01 Gose 1 Nara 2019/01/12-04/13 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 NICE-LI-GS19-02 Gose 2 Nara 2019/02/16-05/11 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 NICE-LI-WA18-3 Wazuka 18-3 Kyoto 05/12-08/05 AGRI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-WA18-4 Wazuka 18-4 Kyoto 06/30-09/20 AGRI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-WA18-5 Wazuka 18-5 Kyoto 08/04-09/20 AGRI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-HS18-4 Hiroshima 18-4 Shimane 05/12-08/05 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, ENVI 2 NICE-LI-HS18-5 Hiroshima 18-5 Shimane 06/30-09/20 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, ENVI 2 NICE-LI-HS18-6 Hiroshima 18-6 Shimane 08/04-10/28 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, ENVI 2 NICE-LI-HS18-7 Hiroshima 18-7 Shimane 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, ENVI 2 NICE-LI-HS18-8 Hiroshima 18-8 Shimane 10/27-01/13 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, ENVI 2 NICE-LI-HS19-01 Hiroshima 1 Shimane 2019/01/12-04/13 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, ENVI 2 NICE-LI-HS19-02 Hiroshima 2 Shimane 2019/02/16-05/11 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, ENVI 2 NICE-LI-OY18-4 Ohda・Yukimiru 18-4 Shimane 05/12-08/05 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, EDUC 2 NICE-LI-OY18-5 Ohda・Yukimiru 18-5 Shimane 06/30-09/20 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, EDUC 2 NICE-LI-OY18-6 Ohda・Yukimiru 18-6 Shimane 08/04-10/28 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, EDUC 2

-- 3 -- NICE-LI-OY18-7 Ohda・Yukimiru 18-7 Shimane 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, EDUC 2 NICE-LI-OY18-8 Ohda・Yukimiru 18-8 Shimane 10/27-01/13 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, EDUC 2 NICE-LI-OY19-01 Ohda・Yukimiru 1 Shimane 2019/01/12-04/13 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, EDUC 2 NICE-LI-OY19-02 Ohda・Yukimiru 2 Shimane 2019/02/16-05/11 (or up to 1 year) SOCI, EDUC 2 NICE-LI-TO18-4 Tokushima 18-4 Tokushima 05/12-08/05 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-TO18-5 Tokushima 18-5 Tokushima 06/30-09/20 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-TO18-6 Tokushima 18-6 Tokushima 08/04-10/28 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-TO18-7 Tokushima 18-7 Tokushima 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-TO18-8 Tokushima 18-8 Tokushima 10/27-01/13 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-TO19-01 Tokushima 1 Tokushima 2019/01/12-04/13 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-TO19-02 Tokushima 1 Tokushima 2019/02/16-05/11 (or up to 1 year) ENVI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-IK18-4 Ikata 18-4 Ehime 05/12-08/05 (or up to 1 year) AGRI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-IK18-5 Ikata 18-5 Ehime 06/30-09/20 (or up to 1 year) AGRI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-IK18-6 Ikata 18-6 Ehime 08/04-10/28 (or up to 1 year) AGRI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-IK18-7 Ikata 18-7 Ehime 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year) AGRI, HERI 2 NICE-LI-IK18-8 Ikata 18-8 Ehime 10/27-01/13 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 NICE-LI-IK19-02 Ikata 1 Ehime 2019/01/12-04/13 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 NICE-LI-IK19-02 Ikata 2 Ehime 2019/02/16-05/11 (or up to 1 year) AGRI 2 [New] NICE-LI-IB18-06 Imabari 1 Ehime 06/30-09/20 KIDS 2 [New] NICE-LI-IB18-10 Imabari 2 Ehime 10/27-01/13 KIDS 2 NICE-LI-HR18-4 Hirokawa 18-4 Fukuoka 05/12-08/05 (or up to 1 year) ELDE, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-HR18-5 Hirokawa 18-5 Fukuoka 06/30-09/21 (or up to 1 year) ELDE, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-HR18-6 Hirokawa 18-6 Fukuoka 08/04-10/28 (or up to 1 year) ELDE, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-HR18-7 Hirokawa 18-7 Fukuoka 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year) ELDE, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-HR18-8 Hirokawa 18-8 Fukuoka 10/27-01/13 (or up to 1 year) ELDE, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-HR19-01 Hirokawa 1 Fukuoka 2019/01/12-04/13 (or up to 1 year) ELDE, KIDS 2 NICE-LI-HR19-02 Hirokawa 2 Fukuoka 2019/02/16-05/11 (or up to 1 year) ELDE, KIDS 2 < LW (Long & middle term Workcamps) > NICE-SCC1 Minamata 1 Kumamoto 09/01-11/20 ENVI 5 NICE-LW-AW18-1 Awara 18-1 Fukui 04/07-07/01 EDUC, KIDS 4 NICE-LW-AW18-2 Awara 18-2 Fukui 06/30-09/21 EDUC, KIDS 4 NICE-LW-AW18-3 Awara 18-3 Fukui 09/20-12/14 EDUC, KIDS 4 NICE-LW-KU18-1 Kurogi 18-1 Fukuoka 04/28-07/16 AGRI, ENVI 4 NICE-LW-MS18-1 Mashiko 18-1 Tochigi 05/09-07/28 ENVI, RELI 5 NICE-LW-MS18-2 Mashiko 18-2 Tochigi 09/05-11/24 ENVI, RELI 5 NICE-LW-MW18-1 Miwa 18-1 Fukushima 05/17-07/16 AGRI, ENVI 4 NICE-LW-ON18-1 Onuma 18-1 Hokkaido 07/20-09/16 ENVI 5 * “Vols.” are the numbers of international volunteers to be recruited at the same period.

* The period includes the dates of Preparation/ Evaluation Seminars.

* IMPORTANT!! If you want to join the project in other period (either shorter or longer), please choose your ending date among the following ones and clearly write on your application form. 05/9, 07/01, 08/05, 09/21, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11. *In LW programs, Preparation/ Evaluation Seminar are including the program in project site. [ About Japanese language level ] Some: Those who can manage to speak some of basic daily conversation (e.g., it’s hot today, I’m hungry). Good: Those who have basically no problem for daily conversation (including work).

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with Samurai! Wonderful hosts are waiting LI-OY18 LW-KU18 LI-IK18 LI-IB18 LW-MI18 LI-SH18 LW-ON18 LI-HR18 LI-HS18 -- 4 -- < Location of the projects in Japan > Samurai! Wonderful hosts are waiting☺ Let’s have a local meal with local people! LI-WA18 LI-MK18 LI-TT18 LW- LI-AK18 LI-KW18 LW-AW18 LI-IJ18 LI-OZ18 LI-KR18 Let’s have a local meal with local people! LI-SA18 -MS18 LW-MW18

2-5) Detailed project Info. Code Name Location NICE-LI-SH18-4 Shintoku 18-4 Hokkaido NICE-LI-SH18-5 Shintoku 18-5 Hokkaido NICE-LI-SH18-6 Shintoku 18-6 Hokkaido NICE-LI-SH18-7 Shintoku 18-7 Hokkaido NICE-LI-SH18-8 Shintoku 18-8 Hokkaido NICE-LI-SH19-01 Shintoku 1 Hokkaido NICE-LI-SH19-02 Shintoku 2 Hokkaido Summary Let's organic farming with various members in community! Background Organized together with Kyodo Gakusha Shintoku Farm, a cooperative community where people with various backgrounds such as mentally disadvantaged, people who wants to learn farming, etc. They have five communities in Tokyo, Nagano and Hokkaido and grow animals and vegetables in ecological, organic way with utilizing Bacterium.

Their cheese got the 1st prize in the national contest!

Work Volunteers will do various types of agricultural works (planting, weeding, cultivating, harvesting, to make organic vegetables, taking care of animals, milk processing, etc.) as well as house work. Volunteers will develop the rangeland. Accommodation Shared room (male and female are separated) in volunteer house, cooked as a group by turns (vegetarian is possible!) Study theme Volunteers have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of cow, chickens. You can learn a group work, that would Other activities Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).

Location Agricultural country side, 120 km east of Sapporo. Minus 20 degree in winter and 20 in summer. Terminal From Sapporo, 4 hours by express train. From Tokyo, 2 hours by airplane(to Shin or 32 hours by ship. Before join program and after finishing project, you need to join seminar near Tokyo. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 after 22:00 on last day).

Requirement Speaking some Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Skype interview is required. Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other If you want to end on dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Please see the presentation of the camp leader for the IVS https://www.slideshare.net/nice you can at least enjoy the pictures!) Picture (Area) -- 5 -- Info.

LMTI) Location Country Start End Type Hokkaido Japan 05/09 08/05 AGRI, SOCI Hokkaido Japan 06/30 09/21 AGRI, SOCI Hokkaido Japan 08/04 10/28 AGRI, SOCI Hokkaido Japan 09/20 12/14 AGRI, SOCI Hokkaido Japan 10/27 01/13 AGRI, SOCI Hokkaido Japan 01/12 04/13 AGRI, SOCI Hokkaido Japan 02/16 05/11 AGRI, SOCI Let's organic farming with various members in community! Organized together with Kyodo Gakusha Shintoku Farm, a cooperative community where people with various backgrounds such as mentally disadvantaged, people who wants to learn farming, etc. They have five communities in Tokyo, Nagano and Hokkaido and grow animals and vegetables in ecological, organic way with utilizing Bacterium.

Their cheese got the 1st prize in the national contest!

Volunteers will do various types of agricultural works (planting, weeding, cultivating, harvesting, to make organic vegetables, taking care of animals, milk processing, etc.) as well as house work. Volunteers will develop the rangeland. Shared room (male and female are separated) in volunteer house, cooked as a group by turns (vegetarian is possible!) Volunteers have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of cow, chickens. You can learn a group work, that would be useful for your future. Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Agricultural country side, 120 km east of Sapporo.

Minus 20 degree in winter and 20 in summer. Sapporo, 4 hours by express train. From Tokyo, 2 hours by airplane(to Shin or 32 hours by ship. Before join program and after finishing project, you need to join seminar near Tokyo. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day).

Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Skype interview is required. yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Please see the presentation of the camp leader for the IVS https://www.slideshare.net/nice-workcamp/e4-54764427 (only Japanese for the moment, but you can at least enjoy the pictures!) Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 Organized together with Kyodo Gakusha Shintoku Farm, a cooperative community where people with various backgrounds such as mentally disadvantaged, people who are tired of city life, who wants to learn farming, etc. They have five communities in Tokyo, Nagano and Hokkaido and grow animals and vegetables in ecological, organic way with utilizing Bacterium. Their cheese got the Volunteers will do various types of agricultural works (planting, weeding, cultivating, harvesting, to make organic vegetables, taking care of animals, milk processing, etc.) as well as house work.

Shared room (male and female are separated) in volunteer house, cooked as a group by turns Volunteers have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of cow, chickens. You can Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Agricultural country side, 120 km east of Sapporo. Minus 20 degree in winter and 20 in summer. Sapporo, 4 hours by express train. From Tokyo, 2 hours by airplane(to Shin-chitose airport) or 32 hours by ship. Before join program and after finishing project, you need to join seminar near the 1st day, and can leave Japan Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.

There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, Please see the presentation of the camp leader for the IVS contest in Japan 2015 54764427 (only Japanese for the moment, but Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-SA18-3 Samegawa 18-3 Fukushima NICE-LI-SA18-4 Samegawa 18-4 Fukushima NICE-LI-SA18-5 Samegawa 18-5 Fukushima NICE-LI-SA18-6 Samegawa 18-6 Fukushima NICE-LI-SA18-7 Samegawa 18-7 Fukushima NICE-LI-SA19-02 Samegawa 1 Fukushima Summary Let's organic farming and supporting kids camp, sharing your culture, smiles, and friendship with kids!! Background Organized together with Abukuma Nature School Network (ANSN). Their theme is learning from soil and nature, and live together. Many children in Fukushima are forced to stay indoors for the fear of health risks from radioactivity having been released in the air by the nuclear disaster since March 2011.

ANSN started to organize kids camp for in Fukushima. It calle (FK)”. He became chairperson of the Executive committee it. They got support from various famous people. FK bring about more than 40 elementary, junior high or high school students at a time to areas with lower radiation levels, to conduc 5-day camps in summer and winter) and weekends. Work We will do some farming such as planting rice, cutting the grasses, sowing seeds and harvesting in the land of ANSN. ANSN organize many events on weekend. We people from kids to adults, family. We will support and enjoy with them. Especially end of July to end of August, ANSN organize kids camp program.

We will support it.

Accommodation Single room of the nature school. Volunteers together, cooking by themselves. During kid camp, we will stay with kids (But it depend on case!) Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge of good ways of interaction with kids. Other activities Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Location Small village in the forest area, the population is about 5,000, surrounded by rich nature. The temperature in winter can be minus 5 from Fukushima nuclear power plant. Terminal From Tokyo, 2.5 hours by bus and 45 minutes by car.

You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st Requirement Speaking some Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host and live in the remote area with a lot of nature, respect to the local custom and life, flexibility, positive mind and those who likes children. Interest in revival Fukushima. Experience of similar types of work is welcome! Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee Language Basically Japanese, but Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 [Website of local organization] Picture (Area) -- 6 -- Location Country Start End Type Fukushima Japan 05/09 08/05 AGRI, KIDS Fukushima Japan 06/30 09/21 AGRI, KIDS Fukushima Japan 08/04 10/28 AGRI, KIDS Fukushima Japan 09/20 12/14 AGRI, KIDS Fukushima Japan 10/27 12/14 AGRI, KIDS Fukushima Japan 2/16 5/11 AGRI, KIDS Let's organic farming and supporting kids camp, sharing your culture, smiles, and friendship with Organized together with Abukuma Nature School Network (ANSN).

Their theme is learning from and live together. Many children in Fukushima are forced to stay indoors for the fear of health risks from radioactivity having been released in the air by the nuclear disaster since March 2011. ANSN started to organize kids camp for in Fukushima. It calle (FK)”. He became chairperson of the Executive committee it. They got support from various famous people. FK bring about more than 40 elementary, junior high or high school students at a time to areas with lower radiation levels, to conduct a series of camps during vacations (some day camps in summer and winter) and weekends.

We will do some farming such as planting rice, cutting the grasses, sowing seeds and harvesting in the land of ANSN. ANSN organize many events on weekend. We will help to accept smoothly people from kids to adults, family. We will support and enjoy with them. Especially end of July to end of August, ANSN organize kids camp program. We will support it. Single room of the nature school. Volunteers cook with local host, if more than 3 volunteers together, cooking by themselves. During kid camp, we will stay with kids (But it depend on case!) Volunteers will get knowledge of good ways of interaction with kids.

Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).

Small village in the forest area, the population is about 5,000, surrounded by rich nature. The temperature in winter can be minus 5-10 though the inside buildings are warm enough! 75km far from Fukushima nuclear power plant. From Tokyo, 2.5 hours by bus and 45 minutes by car. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Speaking some Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host and live in the remote area with a lot of nature, respect to the local custom and life, flexibility, positive mind and those who likes children.

Interest in revival Fukushima. Experience of similar types of work is welcome! 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 [Website of local organization] http://abukumansnet.org/english.html Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age AGRI, KIDS 2 18 99 AGRI, KIDS 2 18 99 AGRI, KIDS 2 18 99 AGRI, KIDS 2 18 99 AGRI, KIDS 2 18 99 AGRI, KIDS 2 18 99 Let's organic farming and supporting kids camp, sharing your culture, smiles, and friendship with Organized together with Abukuma Nature School Network (ANSN). Their theme is learning from and live together. Many children in Fukushima are forced to stay indoors for the fear of health risks from radioactivity having been released in the air by the nuclear disaster since March 2011. ANSN started to organize kids camp for in Fukushima. It called “Fukushima Kids (FK)”.

He became chairperson of the Executive committee it. They got support from various famous people. FK bring about more than 40 elementary, junior high or high school students at a t a series of camps during vacations (some We will do some farming such as planting rice, cutting the grasses, sowing seeds and harvesting in will help to accept smoothly people from kids to adults, family. We will support and enjoy with them. Especially end of July to cook with local host, if more than 3 volunteers together, cooking by themselves. During kid camp, we will stay with kids (But it depend on case!) Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc.

Sightseeing, Small village in the forest area, the population is about 5,000, surrounded by rich nature. The 10 though the inside buildings are warm enough! 75km far From Tokyo, 2.5 hours by bus and 45 minutes by car. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day).

Speaking some Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host and live in the remote area with a lot of nature, respect to the local custom and life, flexibility, positive mind and those who likes children. Interest in revival Fukushima. Experience of similar types of work is welcome! 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, http://abukumansnet.org/english.html Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-MK 18-2 Maki 18-2 Nagano NICE-LI-MK 18-3 Maki 18-3 Nagano NICE-LI-MK 18-4 Maki 18-4 Nagano NICE-LI-MK 18-5 Maki 18-5 Nagano NICE-LI-MK 18-6 Maki 18-6 Nagano Summary Let's preserve way of traditional Japanese life in mountain area! Background Organized together with Maki Farm of Kyodo Gakusha (KG). KG is a NPO running 5 organic farming communities in Japan where people with various backgrounds those who want to learn farming, etc. in order to change our society from competitive to cooperative. Maki Farm has 5 cars and we have to walk 4 km in the Tateya is one branch of KG.

Work We will help their organic farming (weeding in rice and vegetable fields, planting vegetables, taking care of goats and hens, etc.) and also carry the things from house work, etc. Be ready to work for quite a long time (05:30 Accommodation Building a straw roof(traditional house in Japan!) in farm ,cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian possible!) Study theme Volunteer have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of goats, chickens. You can learn traditional way of Japanese life.

Other activities Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Trekking. Location In the deep mountain. Very isolated, but beautiful village near “Japanese Northern Alps”. About 900 meters asl. Something remained here that most of Japanese areas have lost in modernization. Terminal From Tokyo, 4 hours by express train or 6 Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Requirement Speaking some Japanese and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or construction can be useful!

Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Japanese and English (there will be 1 year volunteer who has joined LMTV of this place) Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14. It was made into a documentary movie about their living life, Kyodo Gakusha Maki Farm on 2015 in Japan. http://arayashiki Picture (Area) -- 7 -- Location Country Start End Type Nagano Japan 05/09 08/05 AGRI, SOCI, HERI Nagano Japan 06/30 09/21 AGRI, SOCI, HERI Nagano Japan 08/04 10/28 AGRI, SOCI, HERI Nagano Japan 09/20 12/14 AGRI, SOCI, HERI Nagano Japan 10/27 12/14 AGRI, SOCI, HERI Let's preserve way of traditional Japanese life in mountain area! Organized together with Maki Farm of Kyodo Gakusha (KG).

KG is a NPO running 5 organic farming communities in Japan where people with various backgrounds such as mentally disadvantaged, those who want to learn farming, etc. in order to change our society from competitive to cooperative. Maki Farm has 5-10 members and is located in a very isolated area (no accessible for cars and we have to walk 4 km in the mountains!), so once it became an abandon village in 1970s. Tateya is one branch of KG.

We will help their organic farming (weeding in rice and vegetable fields, planting vegetables, taking care of goats and hens, etc.) and also carry the things from the town, renovate the trails, help their house work, etc. Be ready to work for quite a long time (05:30-18:00 with some brakes) and tough. Building a straw roof(traditional house in Japan!) in farm ,cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian Volunteer have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of goats, chickens. You can learn traditional way of Japanese life.

Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).

Trekking. In the deep mountain. Very isolated, but beautiful village near “Japanese Northern Alps”. About 900 meters asl. Something remained here that most of Japanese areas have lost in modernization. From Tokyo, 4 hours by express train or 6-8 hours by bus and train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Speaking some Japanese and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or construction can be useful!

12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. English (there will be 1 year volunteer who has joined LMTV of this place) If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14. It was made into a documentary movie about their living life, Kyodo Gakusha Maki Farm on 2015 in Japan. http://arayashiki-movie.jp/ Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI, HERI 2 18 99 Organized together with Maki Farm of Kyodo Gakusha (KG).

KG is a NPO running 5 organic farming such as mentally disadvantaged, those who want to learn farming, etc. in order to change our society from competitive to 10 members and is located in a very isolated area (no accessible for mountains!), so once it became an abandon village in 1970s. We will help their organic farming (weeding in rice and vegetable fields, planting vegetables, taking the town, renovate the trails, help their 18:00 with some brakes) and tough. Building a straw roof(traditional house in Japan!) in farm ,cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian is Volunteer have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of goats, chickens.

You can learn In the deep mountain. Very isolated, but beautiful village near “Japanese Northern Alps”. About 900 meters asl. Something remained here that most of Japanese areas have lost in modernization. hours by bus and train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Speaking some Japanese and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.

There is no NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

English (there will be 1 year volunteer who has joined LMTV of this place) If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14. It was made into a documentary movie about their living life, Kyodo Gakusha Maki Farm on 2015 in Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-TT18-2 Tateya 18-2 Nagano NICE-LI-TT18-3 Tateya 18-3 Nagano NICE-LI-TT18-4 Tateya 18-4 Nagano NICE-LI-TT18-5 Tateya 18-5 Nagano NICE-LI-TT18-6 Tateya 18-6 Nagano Summary Let's organic farming with various members in highland! Background Organized together with Tateya Farm of Kyodo Gakusha (KG).

KG is a NPO running 5 organic farming communities in Japan where people with various backgrounds such as those who want to learn farming, etc. in order to change our society from competitive to cooperative. Tateya Farm has 40 members, they have several backgrounds. LI brunch in KG group.

Work We will help their organic farming (weeding in rice and vegetable fields, planting vegetables, taking care of goats and chicken, etc.) and also making miso and soy dyeing cloths etc. Be ready to work for quite a long time (05:30 Accommodation Building for volunteers in the farm, cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian is possible!) Study theme Volunteer have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of cows, goats and chickens. You can learn traditional way of Japanese life. Other activities Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Location Otari village is a small village located in the region of stunning natural beauty in the northern part of Nagano Prefecture, Japan.

It Terminal From Tokyo, 4 hours by express train or 6 Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Requirement Speaking good Japanese (common language will be Japanese) and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or construction can be Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07 Picture (Area) -- 8 -- Location Country Start End Type Nagano Japan 05/09 08/05 AGRI, SOCI Nagano Japan 06/30 09/21 AGRI, SOCI Nagano Japan 08/04 10/28 AGRI, SOCI Nagano Japan 09/20 12/14 AGRI, SOCI Nagano Japan 10/27 12/14 AGRI, SOCI Let's organic farming with various members in highland! Organized together with Tateya Farm of Kyodo Gakusha (KG).

KG is a NPO running 5 organic farming communities in Japan where people with various backgrounds such as those who want to learn farming, etc. in order to change our society from competitive to cooperative. Tateya Farm has 40 members, they have several backgrounds. LI organic farming (weeding in rice and vegetable fields, planting vegetables, taking care of goats and chicken, etc.) and also making miso and soy-sauce, wooden toy, weaving and dyeing cloths etc. Be ready to work for quite a long time (05:30-18:00 with some Building for volunteers in the farm, cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian is possible!) Volunteer have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of cows, goats and chickens.

You traditional way of Japanese life.

Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Otari village is a small village located in the region of stunning natural beauty in the northern part of Nagano Prefecture, Japan. It is beautiful village near “Japanese Northern Alps”. From Tokyo, 4 hours by express train or 6-8 hours by bus and train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Japanese (common language will be Japanese) and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or construction can be useful! 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.

There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14. Picture (Work) Picture Type Vols.

Min age Max age AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 AGRI, SOCI 2 18 99 Organized together with Tateya Farm of Kyodo Gakusha (KG). KG is a NPO running 5 organic farming communities in Japan where people with various backgrounds such as mentally disadvantaged, those who want to learn farming, etc. in order to change our society from competitive to cooperative. Tateya Farm has 40 members, they have several backgrounds. LI-MK Maki is one of organic farming (weeding in rice and vegetable fields, planting vegetables, taking sauce, wooden toy, weaving and 18:00 with some brakes) and hard.

Building for volunteers in the farm, cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian is possible!) Volunteer have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of cows, goats and chickens. You Otari village is a small village located in the region of stunning natural beauty in the northern part is beautiful village near “Japanese Northern Alps”.

8 hours by bus and train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Japanese (common language will be Japanese) and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following /01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14.

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Code Name Location NICE-LI-YA18-1 Yasuoka 1 Nagano Summary Let's enjoy summer camp with kids an service! Background Organized together with Green Wood (GW) since 2007. GW is a local NPO established in 1993 to promote education of children by experience in nature. They run a school for students from cities, first aid classes, kids exchange projects in the northeast Asia and various types of children’s nature experience camps for community planning. They have many staff members and volunteers (for several days), but need a few longer term volunteers to run the summer program stably.

Work We will assist to run various types of 3 managing safety, food and other will be separated to each program to work with local staff, so don’t expect to be there as a group. Accommodation Tents in the camping site. Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge of Other activities Various enjoyable programs with children, exchange parties, etc. Location The south edge of Nagano prefecture and 80% of the village land is forests. 40% of 2,000 inhabitants are aged 65 or more. They Terminal Tokyo (5-6 hours by highway bus and slow train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 14:00 on Jul.

23 and can leave there after 17:00 on Aug. 31.).

Requirement Very high motivation to work Japanese language and a motivation letter is needed! Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month charging no fee in their Language Japanese Other [Activity pictures] http://www.greenwood.or.jp/sanzoku/16scy000.htm Picture (Area) -- 9 -- Location Country Start End Type Nagano Japan 07/23 08/31 KIDS Let's enjoy summer camp with kids and broaden their perspective of through internatinal voluntary Organized together with Green Wood (GW) since 2007. GW is a local NPO established in 1993 to children by experience in nature. They run a school for students from cities, first aid classes, kids exchange projects in the northeast Asia and various types of children’s nature experience camps for community planning.

They have many staff members and volunteers (for several days), but need a few longer term volunteers to run the summer program We will assist to run various types of 3-10 days children’s summer camps such as playing with kids, managing safety, food and other stuffs, helping kids to cook, preparing and cleaning the places. We will be separated to each program to work with local staff, so don’t expect to be there as a group. Tents in the camping site.

Volunteers will get knowledge of good ways of interaction with kids. Various enjoyable programs with children, exchange parties, etc. The south edge of Nagano prefecture and 80% of the village land is forests. 40% of 2,000 inhabitants are aged 65 or more. They have rich nature and a lot of fruit farms! 6 hours by highway bus and slow train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 14:00 on Jul. 23 and can leave there after 17:00 on Aug. 31.). Very high motivation to work with kids all day and run outdoor activities even in rain. Good Japanese language and a motivation letter is needed!

12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. http://www.greenwood.or.jp/sanzoku/16scy000.htm Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age KIDS 2 18 99 through internatinal voluntary Organized together with Green Wood (GW) since 2007. GW is a local NPO established in 1993 to children by experience in nature. They run a school for students from cities, first aid classes, kids exchange projects in the northeast Asia and various types of children’s nature experience camps for community planning.

They have many staff members and also short term volunteers (for several days), but need a few longer term volunteers to run the summer program 10 days children’s summer camps such as playing with kids, stuffs, helping kids to cook, preparing and cleaning the places. We will be separated to each program to work with local staff, so don’t expect to be there as a group. The south edge of Nagano prefecture and 80% of the village land is forests. 40% of 2,000 have rich nature and a lot of fruit farms!

6 hours by highway bus and slow train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by with kids all day and run outdoor activities even in rain. Good to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-KR18-1 Kurosaki 18-1 Ishikawa Summary Let's work in free range egg farm and enjoy blue ocean! Background Organized together with "Yamannaka Tamago run around over humus in quiet mountain. Chickens peck natural some policy which domestic things in within easy reach of as much as possible and give you the feed which let you ferment by self combination.

YT make lovely and peaceful atmosphere with many chickens. YT also organize commu doesn't allow as bathing beach, kids cannot play in this beach anymore. YT try to keep beautiful beach with volunteers.

Work Volunteers will suppport their sustainable grazing chicken farm (ex. Taking care of chicktens, making foods for chickens, feeding, picking up eggs etc.) Volunteers will support community beach hut (constructing, organizing, tearing down it). It is the onl Sometimes, volunteers will support "balefire night market". Accommodation Share house Rokusa. It is located near the farm. Volunteers need to share the house with another volunteer and guest. Cooking as a group by turn in inside of the house.

Study theme Volunteers have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of chicken.

You can learn traditional way of Japanese life. Other activities Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs which it is famous places here!, communicating with local people. Location Outstanding Kaga hot prosperous, too.Project site in Kurosaki are, "In such a place a beach? i secret place. Terminal From Osaka, 2 hours 20 minutes by Express train or 5 hours by bus and train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Requirement Speaking good Japanese and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or construction can be useful! Male priority.

Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other [Website of local organization Picture (Area) -- 10 -- Location Country Start End Type Ishikawa Japan 06/23 09/20 AGRI, HERI Let's work in free range egg farm and enjoy blue ocean! Organized together with "Yamannaka Tamago-en" (YT) since 2017. YT is a chickens farm which they run around over humus in quiet mountain. Chickens peck natural insects and wild grass. YT have some policy which domestic things in within easy reach of as much as possible and give you the feed which let you ferment by self combination.

YT make lovely and peaceful atmosphere with many chickens. YT also organize community beach hut during summer season. If their hut close, it doesn't allow as bathing beach, kids cannot play in this beach anymore. YT try to keep beautiful Volunteers will suppport their sustainable grazing chicken farm (ex. Taking care of chicktens, making foods for chickens, feeding, picking up eggs etc.) Volunteers will support community beach hut (constructing, organizing, tearing down it). It is the onl Sometimes, volunteers will support "balefire night market". Share house Rokusa. It is located near the farm.

Volunteers need to share the house with another volunteer and guest. Cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian is impossible!). There is wifi, but only Volunteers have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of chicken. You can learn traditional way of Japanese life.

trip (hot springs which it is famous places here!, communicating with local Outstanding Kaga hot-spring villages of the whole country. The manufacturing industry is prosperous, too.Project site in Kurosaki are, "In such a place a beach? is the little From Osaka, 2 hours 20 minutes by Express train or 5 hours by bus and train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Speaking good Japanese and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or construction can be useful! Male priority.

12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English ganization] https://ameblo.jp/tamagoen/ (Only Japanese) Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age AGRI, HERI 2 18 99 en" (YT) since 2017. YT is a chickens farm which they insects and wild grass. YT have some policy which domestic things in within easy reach of as much as possible and give you the feed which let you ferment by self combination. YT make lovely and peaceful atmosphere with nity beach hut during summer season.

If their hut close, it doesn't allow as bathing beach, kids cannot play in this beach anymore. YT try to keep beautiful Volunteers will suppport their sustainable grazing chicken farm (ex. Taking care of chicktens, making foods for chickens, feeding, picking up eggs etc.) Volunteers will support community beach hut (constructing, organizing, tearing down it). It is the only one hut on the beach. Share house Rokusa. It is located near the farm. Volunteers need to share the house with another (Vegetarian is impossible!). There is wifi, but only Volunteers have opportunities learning organic farming, taking care of chicken.

You can learn trip (hot springs which it is famous places here!, communicating with local spring villages of the whole country. The manufacturing industry is s the little-known spot in the From Osaka, 2 hours 20 minutes by Express train or 5 hours by bus and train. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Speaking good Japanese and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or to be paid on their arrivals.

There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs Japanese) Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-OZ18-05 Ozuchi 1 Ishikawa NICE-LI-OZ18-06 Ozuchi 2 Ishikawa Summary Revive the abandon, but beautiful village by maintenance of the forests and fields. You can enjoy very beautiful Japanese nature and culture! Background NICE have been organized together with "Shizentaiken Ozuchi Mura" since 2013, people to keep the Japanese original landscape. There were 140 inhabitants with 20 houses in 1916, but now only 2 people live there! Still 10 houses are remained and the area was designated as Nation's Preservation District for Groups of H depopulation situation by young voluntary power.

Volunteers have been tried to (1) agriculture, (2) maintain the forest, (3) ideas for improvement Work We will do various work to activate Ozuchi village and preserve their culture and nature. Main work is maintaining vegetables’ fields and rice fields for sustainable life. And do some other work community.

Accommodation Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet. You don't need to bring your sleeping bag. Volunteers prepare the meals by themse basically. There is a cat in Study theme Revival of the abandon villages. Other activities Exchange parties with local people, trekking, activity in the river and hot spring etc. Location The southwest part of Ishikawa prefecture. Ozuchi village is surrounded by mountains, so very isolated, but you can enjoy mountain life in was main industry. (https://goo.gl/maps/kPUu666yx292) Terminal Komatsu airport is nearest. From Osaka (Kansai) airport (4 hours by express train).

From Tokyo, 5 hours by express train/ 8 hours by night bus (For Narita airport, you need to arrive on one day before of the 1st day afternoon/ can leave campsite after the Requirement High motivation to work hard and simple mountain life in the isolated area, Also respect to the local culture and way of the local organization.

volunteers don’t have to be able to speak Japanese in the beginning, but are expected to speak after 2 months since Japanese volunteer will leave in the end of Aug. Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other Volunteers get knowledge about actions for developing local village and traditional culture. [Website of local organization] Please see the long term goal of this project as https://www.slideshare.net/nice can at least enjoy the pictures!) Picture (Area) -- 11 -- Location Country Start End Type Ishikawa Japan 05/09 08/05 AGRI, ENVI Ishikawa Japan 06/30 09/21 AGRI, ENVI Revive the abandon, but beautiful village by maintenance of the forests and fields.

You can enjoy very beautiful Japanese nature and culture!

NICE have been organized together with "Shizentaiken Ozuchi Mura" since 2013, people to keep the Japanese original landscape. There were 140 inhabitants with 20 houses in 1916, but now only 2 people live there! Still 10 houses are remained and the area was designated as Nation's Preservation District for Groups of Historic Buildings. This group try to improve this depopulation situation by young voluntary power. Volunteers have been tried to (1) agriculture, (2) maintain the forest, (3) organize the event of culture exchange for local people and (4) for improvement regional development though workcamps.

We will do various work to activate Ozuchi village and preserve their culture and nature. Main work is maintaining vegetables’ fields and rice fields for sustainable life. And do some other work Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet. You don't need to bring your sleeping bag. Volunteers prepare the meals by themselves. Wi basically. There is a cat in this village. Revival of the abandon villages. Exchange parties with local people, trekking, activity in the river and hot spring etc. The southwest part of Ishikawa prefecture. Ozuchi village is surrounded by mountains, so very isolated, but you can enjoy mountain life in the very beautiful/traditional was main industry.

(https://goo.gl/maps/kPUu666yx292) Komatsu airport is nearest. From Osaka (Kansai) airport (4 hours by express train). From Tokyo, 5 hours by express train/ 8 hours by night bus (For Narita airport, you need to arrive on one day before of the 1st day afternoon/ can leave campsite after the last day night.) High motivation to work hard and simple mountain life in the isolated area, Also respect to the way of the local organization. Speaking some Japanese volunteers don’t have to be able to speak Japanese in the beginning, but are expected to speak after 2 months since Japanese volunteer will leave in the end of Aug.

12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English Volunteers get knowledge about actions for developing local village and traditional culture. [Website of local organization] https://www.facebook.com/ozuchi/ Please see the long term goal of this project as https://www.slideshare.net/nice-workcamp/w2-67954709 (only Japanese for the moment, but you can at least enjoy the pictures!) Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age AGRI, ENVI 2 18 99 AGRI, ENVI 2 18 99 Revive the abandon, but beautiful village by maintenance of the forests and fields.

You can enjoy NICE have been organized together with "Shizentaiken Ozuchi Mura" since 2013, founded by local people to keep the Japanese original landscape. There were 140 inhabitants with 20 houses in 1916, but now only 2 people live there! Still 10 houses are remained and the area was designated istoric Buildings. This group try to improve this depopulation situation by young voluntary power. Volunteers have been tried to (1) agriculture, (2) organize the event of culture exchange for local people and (4) exchange of We will do various work to activate Ozuchi village and preserve their culture and nature.

Main work is maintaining vegetables’ fields and rice fields for sustainable life. And do some other work for the Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet. You don't need lves. Wi-Fi are not connected Exchange parties with local people, trekking, activity in the river and hot spring etc. The southwest part of Ishikawa prefecture. Ozuchi village is surrounded by mountains, so very the very beautiful/traditional place. Charcoal making Komatsu airport is nearest. From Osaka (Kansai) airport (4 hours by express train). From Tokyo, 5 hours by express train/ 8 hours by night bus (For Narita airport, you need to arrive on one day last day night.) High motivation to work hard and simple mountain life in the isolated area, Also respect to the Japanese for Ozuchi 1.

For Ozuchi 2, volunteers don’t have to be able to speak Japanese in the beginning, but are expected to speak their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs Volunteers get knowledge about actions for developing local village and traditional culture. Please see the long term goal of this project as "Local SDGs" at (only Japanese for the moment, but you Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-IJ18-11 Imajo 1 Summary Making "Dried persimmon" with local people in Japanese nature and culture! Background Newly organized toge community culture. In this area, there is depopulation problem especially young people. Local people hope to continue their special culture/products (ex. dried persimmon, beautiful forest, festival and so on) This group try to (1)revival the special product (2)orga (3)promotion about this area with young voluntary power and new idea. Work Volunteers' main work is 1) 2) discussing with local people about NEW idea of dried event for local and do some other work for the community.

Accommodation Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet and kitchen. Volunteers share their room with the other, prepare the meals by themselves. Wi Study theme Revival of the abandon villages though the special product (Dried persimmon). Other activities Exchange parties with local people, nature life, visit to local festival and hot spring etc. Location The southwest part of Fukui prefecture. Minami sometime feel isolated, but you can enjoy local life in persimmon is main industry in this area. (https://goo.gl/maps/GWH5FojA6Zw) Terminal The closest International airport is Osaka (Kansai) airport.

It takes 3.5 hours to the meeting point by express train. From Tokyo, 4.5 hours by 1st Nov. afternoon/ can leave campsite after 9th Dec. noon.) Requirement High motivation to work hard and simple mountain life in the isolated area, Also respect to the local culture and way of the local organization.

Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other Volunteers get knowledge about actions for developing local village and traditional culture. [Website of local organization Picture (Area) -- 12 -- Location Country Start End Type Fukui Japan 11/02 12/09 AGRI ersimmon" with local people in mountain area. You can enjoy very beautiful Japanese nature and culture!

ther with "Plus times", it is founded by local people to improve their culture.

In this area, there is depopulation problem especially young people. Local people hope to continue their special culture/products (ex. dried persimmon, beautiful forest, festival and so on) This group try to (1)revival the special product (2)orga (3)promotion about this area with young voluntary power and new idea. Volunteers' main work is 1) supporting to make "Dried persimmon"(harvesting, pealing and drying), discussing with local people about NEW idea of dried persimmon for activation, nd do some other work for the community.

Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet and kitchen. Volunteers share their room with the other, and don't need to bring own sleeping bag. Volunteers prepare the meals by themselves. Wi-Fi can connect. Some mobile are not available. Revival of the abandon villages though the special product (Dried persimmon). parties with local people, nature life, visit to local festival and hot spring etc. The southwest part of Fukui prefecture. Minami-echizencho, Imajo area is countryside, so sometime feel isolated, but you can enjoy local life in the very beautifu persimmon is main industry in this area.

(https://goo.gl/maps/GWH5FojA6Zw) The closest International airport is Osaka (Kansai) airport. It takes 3.5 hours to the meeting point by express train. From Tokyo, 4.5 hours by express train/ 8 hours by night bus (you need to arrive by 1st Nov. afternoon/ can leave campsite after 9th Dec. noon.) High motivation to work hard and simple mountain life in the isolated area, Also respect to the way of the local organization. Speaking some Japanese 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

, but sometimes English Volunteers get knowledge about actions for developing local village and traditional culture. Website of local organization] http://imajo39.com/ Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age AGRI 3 18 99 mountain area. You can enjoy very beautiful , it is founded by local people to improve their culture. In this area, there is depopulation problem especially young people. Local people hope to continue their special culture/products (ex. dried persimmon, beautiful forest, festival and so on) This group try to (1)revival the special product (2)organizing local event (3)promotion about this area with young voluntary power and new idea.

supporting to make "Dried persimmon"(harvesting, pealing and drying), persimmon for activation, 3) organizing the Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet and kitchen. and don't need to bring own sleeping bag. Volunteers Fi can connect. Some mobile are not available. Revival of the abandon villages though the special product (Dried persimmon). parties with local people, nature life, visit to local festival and hot spring etc. echizencho, Imajo area is countryside, so the very beautiful/traditional place. Dried persimmon is main industry in this area. (https://goo.gl/maps/GWH5FojA6Zw) The closest International airport is Osaka (Kansai) airport.

It takes 3.5 hours to the meeting point by express train/ 8 hours by night bus (you need to arrive by High motivation to work hard and simple mountain life in the isolated area, Also respect to the Japanese.

12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs Volunteers get knowledge about actions for developing local village and traditional culture. Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-AK18-4 Akame 18-4 NICE-LI-AK18-5 Akame 18-5 NICE-LI-AK18-6 Akame 18-6 NICE-LI-AK18-7 Akame 18-7 NICE-LI-AK18-8 Akame 18-8 NICE-LI-AK19-01 Akame 1 NICE-LI-AK19-02 Akame 2 Summary Let's conserve SATOYAMA and sustainable life in mountain area! Background Organized together with is ‘Akame no SATOYAMA wo Sodateru Kai’ NPO, since 1998.

In an area between Osaka and Nagoya, there were disposal of industrial garbage, but the local community has stopped them with the ‘Woods Trust’ movement. The group was formed in 1996 to collect donations to buy and protect the land, to build an eco-resort to enjoy nature, to Work We will do a various working to care of the forest such as cutting trees & branches, maintaining the footpaths etc.… We will take care and harvesting mushrooms and chestnuts. We also support organize some environmental events (e.g., to collect edible wild plants, nature observation) in their field.

Accommodation Single room, in the pension named ‘Eco Resort Akame’. Volunteers cook by themselves. Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge Other activities Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Location About 60 km east of Osaka. Terminal From Osaka, 1 hour by train from each. From Tokyo, 4 hours by bullet train and train or 9 hours by bus and train. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave after 22:00 on last day).

Requirement Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility.

Skype interview is required. Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Area) -- 13 -- Location Country Start End Type Mie Japan 05/12 08/05 ENVI, AGRI Mie Japan 06/30 09/20 ENVI, AGRI Mie Japan 08/04 10/28 ENVI, AGRI Mie Japan 09/20 12/14 ENVI, AGRI Mie Japan 10/27 01/13 ENVI, AGRI Mie Japan 01/12 04/13 ENVI, AGRI Mie Japan 02/16 05/11 ENVI, AGRI Let's conserve SATOYAMA and sustainable life in mountain area! Organized together with is ‘Akame no SATOYAMA wo Sodateru Kai’ (ASSK), a local environmental NPO, since 1998.

In an area between Osaka and Nagoya, there were disposal of industrial garbage, but the local community has stopped them with the ‘Woods Trust’ movement. The group was formed in 1996 to collect donations to buy and protect the land, to resort to enjoy nature, to maintain forests, to create a pond for dragonflies, etc.… We will do a various working to care of the forest such as cutting trees & branches, maintaining the footpaths etc.… We will take care and harvesting mushrooms and chestnuts. We also support organize some environmental events (e.g., to collect edible wild plants, nature observation) in their Single room, in the pension named ‘Eco Resort Akame’.

Volunteers cook by themselves. Volunteers will get knowledge of how to conserve SATOYAMA, taking care of forest. Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).

About 60 km east of Osaka. There are famous falls nearby that many hikers visit. From Osaka, 1 hour by train from each. From Tokyo, 4 hours by bullet train and train or 9 hours by bus and train. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave after 22:00 on last day). Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Skype interview is required. 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

, but sometimes English If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age ENVI, AGRI 2 18 99 ENVI, AGRI 2 18 99 ENVI, AGRI 2 18 99 ENVI, AGRI 2 18 99 ENVI, AGRI 2 18 99 ENVI, AGRI 2 18 99 ENVI, AGRI 2 18 99 (ASSK), a local environmental plans for a golf course and disposal of industrial garbage, but the local community has stopped them with the ‘Woods Trust’ movement. The group was formed in 1996 to collect donations to buy and protect the land, to maintain forests, to create a pond for dragonflies, etc.… We will do a various working to care of the forest such as cutting trees & branches, maintaining the footpaths etc.… We will take care and harvesting mushrooms and chestnuts.

We also support to organize some environmental events (e.g., to collect edible wild plants, nature observation) in their Single room, in the pension named ‘Eco Resort Akame’. Volunteers cook by themselves. of how to conserve SATOYAMA, taking care of forest.

Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, There are famous falls nearby that many hikers visit. From Osaka, 1 hour by train from each. From Tokyo, 4 hours by bullet train and train or 9 hours by bus and train. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-GS18-4 Gose 18-4 NICE-LI-GS18-5 Gose 18-5 NICE-LI-GS18-6 Gose 18-6 NICE-LI-GS18-7 Gose 18-7 NICE-LI-GS18-8 Gose 18-8 NICE-LI-GS19-01 Gose 1 NICE-LI-GS19-02 Gose 2 Summary Working hard and healthfully with an organic farmer who is struggling to conserve beautiful culture and scenery in the countryside of Japan! Background This project is co-organized with "Sugiura Farm" that engages in organic safety and an environmentally friendly society. The owner of the farm is Mr. Sugiura, who is the only one man taking care of 2 hectares of farmland abandoned by local people because they became too old to keep working on the farm.

and processes the harvest into products. He is working not only for crops, but also for conserving the environment and the beautiful scenery of living fields in the countryside of Japan. Work Volunteers will engage the process of organic farming with duties such as cultivating vegetables and rice, weeding, harvesting and packing them for shipment. Accommodation Volunteers will live by themselves in an old Japanese house. They might stay at depends on the circumstances. Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge of organic farming. Other activities Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc.

Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, temples and shrines).

Location It is located in Gose city, Nara pref. which is about 50 km southeast of Osaka. Terminal The nearest international airport 2 hours by train from the and can leave there after 21:00 on the last day. Requirement Speaking some English (Japanese is also welcome), strong motivation to work with the host, respect for the local customs Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Area) -- 14 -- Location Country Start End Type Nara Japan 05/12 08/05 AGRI Nara Japan 06/30 09/20 AGRI Nara Japan 08/04 10/28 AGRI Nara Japan 09/20 12/14 AGRI Nara Japan 10/27 01/13 AGRI Nara Japan 01/12 04/13 AGRI Nara Japan 02/16 05/11 AGRI Working hard and healthfully with an organic farmer who is struggling to conserve beautiful culture and scenery in the countryside of Japan!

organized with "Sugiura Farm" that engages in organic safety and an environmentally friendly society. The owner of the farm is Mr. Sugiura, who is the only one man taking care of 2 hectares of farmland abandoned by local people because they became too old to keep working on the farm. He cultivates, harvests crops, even makes fertilizer and processes the harvest into products. He is working not only for crops, but also for conserving the environment and the beautiful scenery of living fields in the countryside of Japan. Volunteers will engage the process of organic farming with duties such as cultivating vegetables and rice, weeding, harvesting and packing them for shipment.

Volunteers will live by themselves in an old Japanese house. They might stay at depends on the circumstances. Volunteers will get knowledge of organic farming. Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, temples and shrines). It is located in Gose city, Nara pref. which is about 50 km southeast of Osaka. The nearest international airport is Kansai int. airport (Osaka). To the project site, it will take about 2 hours by train from the airport. Volunteers need to arrive at the airport by 10:00 on the 1st day and can leave there after 21:00 on the last day.

Speaking some English (Japanese is also welcome), strong motivation to work with the host, respect for the local customs and lifestyle, open mind and flexibility. 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age AGRI 2 18 99 AGRI 2 18 99 AGRI 2 18 99 AGRI 2 18 99 AGRI 2 18 99 AGRI 2 18 99 AGRI 2 18 99 Working hard and healthfully with an organic farmer who is struggling to conserve beautiful culture organized with "Sugiura Farm" that engages in organic farming for pursuing food safety and an environmentally friendly society. The owner of the farm is Mr. Sugiura, who is the only one man taking care of 2 hectares of farmland abandoned by local people because they He cultivates, harvests crops, even makes fertilizer and processes the harvest into products. He is working not only for crops, but also for conserving the environment and the beautiful scenery of living fields in the countryside of Japan.

Volunteers will engage the process of organic farming with duties such as cultivating vegetables Volunteers will live by themselves in an old Japanese house. They might stay at local host's house Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, It is located in Gose city, Nara pref. which is about 50 km southeast of Osaka. . To the project site, it will take about airport. Volunteers need to arrive at the airport by 10:00 on the 1st day Speaking some English (Japanese is also welcome), strong motivation to work with the host, 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.

There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-WA18-3 Wazuka 18-3 NICE-LI-WA18-4 Wazuka 18-4 NICE-LI-WA18-5 Wazuka 18-5 Summary Let's preserve beautiful green tea farm in Kyoto! Background Organized together with E created in 2012 to organize agricultural events, support people who live in Wazuka as new tea farmers. Short term workcamps are hosted every year since 2001 by other local group. One of tea farmers who was camp leader in the workcamp in Wazuka wa here. Then, he established EW for future of Wazuka. Wazuka is famous for green tea (called Uji but they want to PR as Wazuka society since most of youth leave the town.

So, the number of abandoned tea farms are increasing and the town is losing its tradition, life, custom and scenery. EW hopes to host vols. to work together to animate the town and revive the tea farms.

Work We will do natural tea provide it for new tea farmer who want to start as new tea farmer. We will join the local events, weekend workcamp too. Accommodation Single room at the volunteer’s house. Cooking by Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge of green tea, Matcha. Other activities We have opportunities to show your culture in school. Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (temples, shrines famous places in Nara and Location About 80 km from the center of Osaka. Most of the peninsula was designated as a quasi park. It was selected as “one pf the most beautiful villages in Japan” 2013.

A famous landscape known as the "Beautiful Tea farms" It is called Terminal From Osaka/Kyoto: 1 hour and a half by train and bus. It is located near Nara. From Tokyo: 2 hours by bullet train then 1 hour and half by train and bus. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can Requirement Speaking some Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect of the local customs and life, open mind and flexibility.

Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language English and Japanese. Local host can speak English. Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), dates and clearly write on your application fo Picture (Area) -- 15 -- Location Country Start End Type Kyoto Japan 05/12 08/05 AGRI, HERI Kyoto Japan 06/30 09/20 AGRI, HERI Kyoto Japan 08/04 09/20 AGRI, HERI Let's preserve beautiful green tea farm in Kyoto! Organized together with E-Wasa (EW) from 2015. It means good Japanese tea and is a created in 2012 to organize agricultural events, support people who live in Wazuka as new tea farmers.

Short term workcamps are hosted every year since 2001 by other local group. One of tea farmers who was camp leader in the workcamp in Wazuka was fascinated, so became a tea farmer here. Then, he established EW for future of Wazuka. Wazuka is famous for green tea (called Uji but they want to PR as Wazuka-cha), but has been facing depopulation, lack of workers and aging outh leave the town. So, the number of abandoned tea farms are increasing and the town is losing its tradition, life, custom and scenery. EW hopes to host vols. to work together to animate the town and revive the tea farms.

We will do natural tea farming in abandoned tea farms with EW. After reviving farms, EW will provide it for new tea farmer who want to start as new tea farmer. We will join the local events, weekend workcamp too. Single room at the volunteer’s house. Cooking by themselves. Volunteers will get knowledge of green tea, Matcha. We have opportunities to show your culture in school. Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (temples, shrines famous places in Nara and Kyoto). About 80 km from the center of Osaka. Most of the peninsula was designated as a quasi park. It was selected as “one pf the most beautiful villages in Japan” 2013.

A famous landscape known as the "Beautiful Tea farms" It is called “Cha-genkyo”. From Osaka/Kyoto: 1 hour and a half by train and bus. It is located near Nara. From Tokyo: 2 hours by bullet train then 1 hour and half by train and bus. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day).

Speaking some Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect of the local customs and life, open mind and flexibility. 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. English and Japanese. Local host can speak English. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20. Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age AGRI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI, HERI 2 18 99 Wasa (EW) from 2015.

It means good Japanese tea and is a local NPO created in 2012 to organize agricultural events, support people who live in Wazuka as new tea farmers. Short term workcamps are hosted every year since 2001 by other local group. One of tea s fascinated, so became a tea farmer here. Then, he established EW for future of Wazuka. Wazuka is famous for green tea (called Uji-cha, cha), but has been facing depopulation, lack of workers and aging outh leave the town. So, the number of abandoned tea farms are increasing and the town is losing its tradition, life, custom and scenery. EW hopes to host vols.

to work farming in abandoned tea farms with EW. After reviving farms, EW will provide it for new tea farmer who want to start as new tea farmer. We will join the local events, We have opportunities to show your culture in school. Participation in the local events etc. Kyoto).

About 80 km from the center of Osaka. Most of the peninsula was designated as a quasi-national park. It was selected as “one pf the most beautiful villages in Japan” 2013. A famous landscape From Osaka/Kyoto: 1 hour and a half by train and bus. It is located near Nara. From Tokyo: 2 hours by bullet train then 1 hour and half by train and bus. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by Speaking some Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect of the local customs and to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

please choose among the following rm; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20. Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name NICE-LI-OY18-4 Oda-Yukimiru 18-4 NICE-LI-OY18-5 Oda-Yukimiru 18-5 NICE-LI-OY18-6 Oda-Yukimiru 18-6 NICE-LI-OY18-7 Oda-Yukimiru 18-7 NICE-LI-OY18-8 Oda-Yukimiru 18-8 NICE-LI-OY19-01 Oda-Yukimiru 1 NICE-LI-OY19-02 Oda-Yukimiru 2 Summary Let's preserve the beautiful forests in the World Natural Heritage! Background Organized together with the ‘Organization of Green and Water’ (OGW) since 2011. It was founded in 1992. This organization was established to advocate in our ecosystem. They work around Iwami Ginzan, a silver mine, which was registered as a World Heritage site in 2007. The organization wants to care for the forests and prairies.

It is important to continue to care for our forests after we have disrupted the ecosystem. Extension of bamboo forests is a serious problem in Japan.

Work Empowering NEET youth (Communication with them, they can get confidence by the experiences of communicating foreign people, to protect the forests such as cutting bamboos and grasses, burning grasses, etc.. Activity blog: http://blog.canpan.info/ohgreen/ Accommodation Share the rooms in the house named ‘Yukimi by vols. Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge of how to conserve SATOYAMA, maintaining forest, taking care of world heritage place. Other activities Participation in the local events, many short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Location About 250 km northwest of Osaka.

Near the Sea of Japan. Terminal From Osaka, 5 hours by bus. From Tokyo, 6 hours by bullet train and train and train. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day).

Requirement Speaking good Japanese! Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language, strong motivation for the host. Interested in nature conservation. Age is until 39 years old. Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects Language Basically Japanese, but Other Pocket money is 30,000 JPY per month. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Area) -- 16 -- Location Country Start End Type Shimane Japan 05/12 08/05 SOCI, ENVI Shimane Japan 06/30 09/20 SOCI, ENVI Shimane Japan 08/04 10/28 SOCI, ENVI Shimane Japan 09/20 12/14 SOCI, ENVI Shimane Japan 10/27 01/13 SOCI, ENVI Shimane Japan 01/12 04/13 SOCI, ENVI Shimane Japan 02/16 05/11 SOCI, ENVI Let's preserve the beautiful forests in the World Natural Heritage! Organized together with the ‘Organization of Green and Water’ (OGW) since 2011.

It was founded in 1992. This organization was established to advocate for the importance of the prairie and forest in our ecosystem. They work around Iwami Ginzan, a silver mine, which was registered as a World Heritage site in 2007. The organization wants to care for the forests and prairies. It is important to care for our forests after we have disrupted the ecosystem. Extension of bamboo forests is a serious problem in Japan.

Empowering NEET youth (Communication with them, they can get confidence by the experiences of communicating foreign people, to talk, to do activities). We will do various work to maintain and protect the forests such as cutting bamboos and grasses, burning grasses, etc.. Activity blog: http://blog.canpan.info/ohgreen/ Share the rooms in the house named ‘Yukimi-ru’, it is the center of NEET youth members. Cooked Volunteers will get knowledge of how to conserve SATOYAMA, maintaining forest, taking care of Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).

About 250 km northwest of Osaka. Near the Sea of Japan. From Osaka, 5 hours by bus. From Tokyo, 6 hours by bullet train and train and train. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Speaking good Japanese! Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language, strong motivation for the host. Interested in nature conservation. Age is until 39 years old. 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

, but sometimes English Pocket money is 30,000 JPY per month. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age SOCI, ENVI 2 18 39 SOCI, ENVI 2 18 39 SOCI, ENVI 2 18 39 SOCI, ENVI 2 18 39 SOCI, ENVI 2 18 39 SOCI, ENVI 2 18 39 SOCI, ENVI 2 18 39 Organized together with the ‘Organization of Green and Water’ (OGW) since 2011. It was founded for the importance of the prairie and forest in our ecosystem. They work around Iwami Ginzan, a silver mine, which was registered as a World Heritage site in 2007. The organization wants to care for the forests and prairies. It is important to care for our forests after we have disrupted the ecosystem. Extension of bamboo Empowering NEET youth (Communication with them, they can get confidence by the experiences talk, to do activities).

We will do various work to maintain and protect the forests such as cutting bamboos and grasses, burning grasses, etc.. Activity blog: it is the center of NEET youth members. Cooked Volunteers will get knowledge of how to conserve SATOYAMA, maintaining forest, taking care of opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, From Osaka, 5 hours by bus. From Tokyo, 6 hours by bullet train and train or 12 hours by night bus and train. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan Speaking good Japanese! Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language, strong motivation for 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.

There is no to NICE vols.

If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-HS18-4 Hiroshima 18-4 Hiroshima NICE-LI-HS18-5 Hiroshima 18-5 Hiroshima NICE-LI-HS18-6 Hiroshima 18-6 Hiroshima NICE-LI-HS18-7 Hiroshima 18-7 Hiroshima NICE-LI-HS18-8 Hiroshima 18-8 Hiroshima NICE-LI-HS19-01 Hiroshima 1 Hiroshima NICE-LI-HS19-02 Hiroshima 2 Hiroshima Summary Let's work many kind of activities with mentally disabled people! Background Facility for the mentally disabled people “you area.

There are Japanese old styles houses and cannot go to school or work, social withdrawal etc.) can adjust daily rhythm and find their own skills in “you-en”. For example, they make herbs and vegetables in the garden and make accessories, miscellaneous goods, antique furniture etc. in the facility. They do not have enough opportunity to communicate with various people (Foreigners et consider their feelings and do activities together. It makes their feelings proactive Work Empowering people who have disabilities (Communication with them, they can get confidence by the experiences of communicating foreign people, to talk, to do activities) Accommodation Share the rooms in the facility named "you You will cook by yourselves.

Lunch will eat together with members in the center. Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge of organic farming and making handmade craft(e.g. Other activities Participation in the center events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (historical museums, temples and shrines).

Location Hiroshima City, capital of Hiroshima Prefecture, has a largest city in Chugoku region. Hiroshima is the best known as the first city in history to be targeted by a nuclear weapon Terminal The nearest international airport is Kansai int. airport less than 2 hours by train about less than 1 hours to the meeting point by Limousine Bus. Requirement Speaking good English (Japanese is also for the local customs and lifestyle, open mind and flexibility. Skype interview is required. Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

Language Japanese and English Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 [Website of local organization] [Facebook page] https://m.facebook.com/you.en.org/ Picture (Area) -- 17 -- Location Country Start End Type Hiroshima Japan 05/12 08/05 SOCI, AGRI Hiroshima Japan 06/30 09/20 SOCI, AGRI Hiroshima Japan 08/04 10/28 SOCI, AGRI Hiroshima Japan 09/20 12/14 SOCI, AGRI Hiroshima Japan 10/27 01/13 SOCI, AGRI Hiroshima Japan 01/12 04/13 SOCI, AGRI Hiroshima Japan 02/16 05/11 SOCI, AGRI Let's work many kind of activities with mentally disabled people! Facility for the mentally disabled people “you-en” is located rural area but very close to central area.

There are Japanese old styles houses and beautiful land scape. Mentally disabled people (ex. cannot go to school or work, social withdrawal etc.) can adjust daily rhythm and find their own en”. For example, they make herbs and vegetables in the garden and make neous goods, antique furniture etc. in the facility. They do not have enough opportunity to communicate with various people (Foreigners etc.). Volunteers are excepted to consider their feelings and do activities together. It makes their feelings proactive Empowering people who have disabilities (Communication with them, they can get confidence by the experiences of communicating foreign people, to talk, to do activities) Share the rooms in the facility named "you-en", it is the disabled people center.

You will cook by yourselves. Lunch will eat together with members in the center. Volunteers will get knowledge of organic farming and making handmade craft(e.g. Participation in the center events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (historical museums, temples and shrines).

Hiroshima City, capital of Hiroshima Prefecture, has a population of about 1,200,000. This city is the largest city in Chugoku region. Hiroshima is the best known as the first city in history to be targeted The nearest international airport is Kansai int. airport (Osaka) . To the project site, it will take about less than 2 hours by train (Shinkansen) from Osaka. Hiroshima airport is also available, it takes about less than 1 hours to the meeting point by Limousine Bus. (Japanese is also welcome), strong motivation to work with the host, respect for the local customs and lifestyle, open mind and flexibility.

Skype interview is required. 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 [Website of local organization] http://www.you-en.org/ https://m.facebook.com/you.en.org/ Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age SOCI, AGRI 2 18 99 SOCI, AGRI 2 18 99 SOCI, AGRI 2 18 99 SOCI, AGRI 2 18 99 SOCI, AGRI 2 18 99 SOCI, AGRI 2 18 99 SOCI, AGRI 2 18 99 en” is located rural area but very close to central beautiful land scape. Mentally disabled people (ex.

cannot go to school or work, social withdrawal etc.) can adjust daily rhythm and find their own en”. For example, they make herbs and vegetables in the garden and make neous goods, antique furniture etc. in the facility. They do not have enough c.). Volunteers are excepted to consider their feelings and do activities together. It makes their feelings proactive and positive! Empowering people who have disabilities (Communication with them, they can get confidence by the experiences of communicating foreign people, to talk, to do activities) en", it is the disabled people center.

You will cook by yourselves. Lunch will eat together with members in the center. Volunteers will get knowledge of organic farming and making handmade craft(e.g. :Accessories) Participation in the center events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, population of about 1,200,000. This city is the largest city in Chugoku region. Hiroshima is the best known as the first city in history to be targeted project site, it will take about (Shinkansen) from Osaka. Hiroshima airport is also available, it takes welcome), strong motivation to work with the host, respect for the local customs and lifestyle, open mind and flexibility.

Skype interview is required. 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-TO18-4 Tokushima 18-4 Tokushima NICE-LI-TO18-5 Tokushima 18-5 Tokushima NICE-LI-TO18-6 Tokushima 18-6 Tokushima NICE-LI-TO18-7 Tokushima 18-7 Tokushima NICE-LI-TO18-8 Tokushima 18-8 Tokushima NICE-LI-TO19-01 Tokushima 1 Tokushima NICE-LI-TO19-02 Tokushima 2 Tokushima Summary Let's make beautiful flower road with local people! Background Organized together with NPO, ‘Bizan Daigaku(B.D)’ for the first time. They organize workcamp with NICE from 2013. They have many types of projects, one of project from last year in Tokushima city. It made flowerbed along the national road by local citizen.

But it is difficult to do daily maintenance (ex. watering, removing grass etc.) for them. So, they want to keep it with international volunteers. B.D. has also other projects, cleaning up river, project which it cooperate with shopping street, etc. They want to activate this town though having local events with volunteers.

Work Maintaining flowerbed (ex. watering, removing grass river”, “shopping street” with local people to activate the area and communication with local people. Also volunteers will join local some activities and events. Accommodation Single room in local apartment Breakfast in café, lunch with local people, dinner with local host. Study theme Volunteer have opportunities to communicate with local people, to join local events a lot. Other activities Awa Odori Festival on August, Exchange parties, experiencing Japanese culture, etc. Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).

Location Tokushima City, capital of Tokushima Prefecture, has a population northern Tokushima Prefecture where the Yoshino River and its tributaries create a delta. Terminal Tokushima airport to Tokushima city 30 minutes by bus. Osaka (5 hours by train, 3 hours by bus. From Tokyo to Osaka, 5 Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Requirement Speaking good Japanese! Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language, strong the host.

Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Area) -- 18 -- Location Country Start End Type Tokushima Japan 05/12 08/05 ENVI, HERI Tokushima Japan 06/30 09/20 ENVI, HERI Tokushima Japan 08/04 10/28 ENVI, HERI Tokushima Japan 09/20 12/14 ENVI, HERI Tokushima Japan 10/27 01/13 ENVI, HERI Tokushima Japan 01/12 04/13 ENVI, HERI Tokushima Japan 02/16 05/11 ENVI, HERI Let's make beautiful flower road with local people! Organized together with NPO, ‘Bizan Daigaku(B.D)’ for the first time.

They organize workcamp with NICE from 2013. They have many types of projects, one of project started “Flower Road Project” from last year in Tokushima city. It made flowerbed along the national road by local citizen. But it is difficult to do daily maintenance (ex. watering, removing grass etc.) for them. So, they want to keep l volunteers. B.D. has also other projects, cleaning up river, project which it cooperate with shopping street, etc. They want to activate this town though having local events Maintaining flowerbed (ex. watering, removing grass etc.), and support for local event “cleaning up river”, “shopping street” with local people to activate the area and communication with local people.

Also volunteers will join local some activities and events.

Single room in local apartment house or home stay (Only for female, but it depend on timing). Breakfast in café, lunch with local people, dinner with local host. Volunteer have opportunities to communicate with local people, to join local events a lot. Odori Festival on August, Exchange parties, experiencing Japanese culture, etc. Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Tokushima City, capital of Tokushima Prefecture, has a population of about 260,000. The city is in northern Tokushima Prefecture where the Yoshino River and its tributaries create a delta.

Tokushima airport to Tokushima city 30 minutes by bus. Osaka (5 hours by train, 3 hours by bus. From Tokyo to Osaka, 5 hours by bullet train or 11 hours by night bus. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Speaking good Japanese! Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language, strong 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age ENVI, HERI 2 18 99 ENVI, HERI 2 18 99 ENVI, HERI 2 18 99 ENVI, HERI 2 18 99 ENVI, HERI 2 18 99 ENVI, HERI 2 18 99 ENVI, HERI 2 18 99 Organized together with NPO, ‘Bizan Daigaku(B.D)’ for the first time. They organize workcamp with started “Flower Road Project” from last year in Tokushima city. It made flowerbed along the national road by local citizen. But it is difficult to do daily maintenance (ex. watering, removing grass etc.) for them. So, they want to keep l volunteers. B.D. has also other projects, cleaning up river, project which it cooperate with shopping street, etc.

They want to activate this town though having local events etc.), and support for local event “cleaning up river”, “shopping street” with local people to activate the area and communication with local house or home stay (Only for female, but it depend on timing).

Volunteer have opportunities to communicate with local people, to join local events a lot. Odori Festival on August, Exchange parties, experiencing Japanese culture, etc. Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). of about 260,000. The city is in northern Tokushima Prefecture where the Yoshino River and its tributaries create a delta. Tokushima airport to Tokushima city 30 minutes by bus. Osaka (5 hours by train, 3 hours by bus. hours by bullet train or 11 hours by night bus. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day).

Speaking good Japanese! Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language, strong motivation for 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-IK18-4 Ikata 18-4 Ehime NICE-LI-IK18-5 Ikata 18-5 Ehime NICE-LI-IK18-6 Ikata 18-6 Ehime NICE-LI-IK18-7 Ikata 18-7 Ehime NICE-LI-IK18-8 Ikata 18-8 Ehime NICE-LI-IK19-01 Ikata 1 Ehime NICE-LI-IK19-02 Ikata 2 Ehime Summary Let's support mandarin farming in edge of peninsula Background Organized together with Kikuya Community Group (KCG), formed by the local young people to think of the future of their small village. Ikata is famous for its main but has been facing depopulation, lack of workers and aging society since most of young people leave the town. So, the number of abandoned mandarin farms is increasing and the town is losing its tradition, life, custom and sc the town and revive the farms.

Work We will help mandarin farming (It is the main work!! Harvesting, taking care of trees, cutting grass etc., it depend on season! Especially, Nov. to chance), and create new activities to animate the town. Activity Blog: http://blog.goo.ne.jp/kikuya2009 Accommodation Share room (male and female are separated) at the volunteer’s house. It is style house. You’ll cook by yourselves.

Study theme Volunteer have opportunities learning organic mandarin farming. Other activities Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Location In the edge of Sata Peninsula, surrounded by the sea, so fishing is also famous. There are only 30 houses in this community. The climate is relatively warm though it can be cold in winter. Terminal Matsuyama (2.5 hours by bus). From Tokyo, 12 at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Requirement Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the life, open mind and flexibility.

Be ready that work is for quite a long and hard (Especially, Nov. to April.) Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Area) -- 19 -- Location Country Start End Type Ehime Japan 05/12 08/05 AGRI, HERI Ehime Japan 06/30 09/20 AGRI, HERI Ehime Japan 08/04 10/28 AGRI, HERI Ehime Japan 09/20 12/14 AGRI, HERI Ehime Japan 10/27 01/13 AGRI Ehime Japan 01/12 04/13 AGRI Ehime Japan 02/16 05/11 AGRI in farming in edge of peninsula! Organized together with Kikuya Community Group (KCG), formed by the local young people to think of the future of their small village.

Ikata is famous for its main industry of mandarins farming, but has been facing depopulation, lack of workers and aging society since most of young people leave the town. So, the number of abandoned mandarin farms is increasing and the town is losing its tradition, life, custom and scenery. KCG strongly hopes to host vols. to work together to animate the town and revive the farms.

We will help mandarin farming (It is the main work!! Harvesting, taking care of trees, cutting grass etc., it depend on season! Especially, Nov. to April. is hard!!), support local youth club (If you have chance), and create new activities to animate the town. Activity Blog: http://blog.goo.ne.jp/kikuya2009 Share room (male and female are separated) at the volunteer’s house. It is style house. You’ll cook by yourselves. Volunteer have opportunities learning organic mandarin farming. Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).

In the edge of Sata Peninsula, surrounded by the sea, so fishing is also famous. There are only 30 houses in this community. The climate is relatively warm though it can be cold in winter. Matsuyama (2.5 hours by bus). From Tokyo, 12-13 hours by highway bus. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Be ready that work is for quite a long and hard (Especially, Nov. to 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.

fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age AGRI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI, HERI 2 18 99 AGRI 2 18 99 AGRI 2 18 99 AGRI 2 18 99 Organized together with Kikuya Community Group (KCG), formed by the local young people to industry of mandarins farming, but has been facing depopulation, lack of workers and aging society since most of young people leave the town. So, the number of abandoned mandarin farms is increasing and the town is losing enery. KCG strongly hopes to host vols. to work together to animate We will help mandarin farming (It is the main work!! Harvesting, taking care of trees, cutting grass April.

is hard!!), support local youth club (If you have Share room (male and female are separated) at the volunteer’s house. It is traditional Japanese Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, In the edge of Sata Peninsula, surrounded by the sea, so fishing is also famous. There are only 30 houses in this community. The climate is relatively warm though it can be cold in winter. 13 hours by highway bus. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility.

Be ready that work is for quite a long and hard (Especially, Nov. to 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-IM18-06 Imabari 1 Ehime NICE-LI-IM18-10 Imabari 2 Ehime Summary Let's play with kids and make their happiness Background The worksite is the non big issue that the number of children on waiting lists is increasing these of parents who are both working is increasing and they look for some registered childcare facilities to leave their child there. And many registered facilities cancels parent's application because of beyond its capacity. The host childcare facilities with various reasons. Work Volunteer will take care of children (age 0~3) at the childcare facility where the host works.

They will also play with children (age 3~10) like playing the musical instrument or some kind of sports, dancing, drawing, cooking. etc. Accommodation Single room at the volunteer's house. You’ll cook by yourselves. There is Wi Study theme Volunteer have opportunities communicating with a lot of children and learning how to take care of them.

Other activities Participation in the local events, going out to a park, the river, the sea with children. Cycling in Shimanami road. Location Imabari city, Ehime prefecture. About 300 km south west of Osaka. Near Seto Island sea. Terminal Matsuyama (2.5 hours by bus). From Tokyo, 12 at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan Requirement Speaking good Japanese a little, strong motivation to work with the host, positive attitude to communicate with children. Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

Language Basically Japanese, but Other Please see the long term goal of this project as "Local SDGs" at https://www.slideshare.net/nice can at least enjoy the pictures!) Picture (Area) -- 20 -- Location Country Start End Type Ehime Japan 06/30 09/20 KIDS Ehime Japan 10/27 01/13 KIDS h kids and make their happiness! The worksite is the non-registered childcare facility where the host works. In Japan, there is an big issue that the number of children on waiting lists is increasing these of parents who are both working is increasing and they look for some registered childcare facilities to leave their child there.

And many registered facilities cancels parent's application because of beyond its capacity. The host works for parents who can't leave their child at such a registered childcare facilities with various reasons.

Volunteer will take care of children (age 0~3) at the childcare facility where the host works. They will also play with children (age 3~10) by introducing their culture or showing their special skills, like playing the musical instrument or some kind of sports, dancing, drawing, cooking. etc. Single room at the volunteer's house. You’ll cook by yourselves. There is Wi Volunteer have opportunities communicating with a lot of children and learning how to take care of Participation in the local events, going out to a park, the river, the sea with children. Cycling in Imabari city, Ehime prefecture.

About 300 km south west of Osaka. Near Seto Island sea. Matsuyama (2.5 hours by bus). From Tokyo, 12-13 hours by highway bus. Volunteer need to arrive at Kansai airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). Speaking good Japanese a little, strong motivation to work with the host, positive attitude to communicate with children.

12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English Please see the long term goal of this project as "Local SDGs" at https://www.slideshare.net/nice-workcamp/w4-67954841 (only Japanese for the moment, but you can at least enjoy the pictures!) Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age KIDS 2 18 99 KIDS 2 18 99 registered childcare facility where the host works. In Japan, there is an big issue that the number of children on waiting lists is increasing these days.

Because the number of parents who are both working is increasing and they look for some registered childcare facilities to leave their child there. And many registered facilities cancels parent's application because of works for parents who can't leave their child at such a registered Volunteer will take care of children (age 0~3) at the childcare facility where the host works. They by introducing their culture or showing their special skills, like playing the musical instrument or some kind of sports, dancing, drawing, cooking. etc. Single room at the volunteer's house. You’ll cook by yourselves.

There is Wi-Fi. Volunteer have opportunities communicating with a lot of children and learning how to take care of Participation in the local events, going out to a park, the river, the sea with children. Cycling in Imabari city, Ehime prefecture. About 300 km south west of Osaka. Near Seto Island sea. 13 hours by highway bus. Volunteer need to arrive after 22:00 on last day).

Speaking good Japanese a little, strong motivation to work with the host, positive attitude to 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Please see the long term goal of this project as "Local SDGs" at (only Japanese for the moment, but you Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-HK18-4 Hirokawa 18-4 Fukuoka NICE-LI-HK18-5 Hirokawa 18-5 Fukuoka NICE-LI-HK18-6 Hirokawa 18-6 Fukuoka NICE-LI-HK18-7 Hirokawa 18-7 Fukuoka NICE-LI-HK18-8 Hirokawa 18-8 Fukuoka NICE-LI-HK19-01 Hirokawa 1 Fukuoka NICE-LI-HK19-02 Hirokawa 2 Fukuoka Summary Let's connect kids and elderly people through symbiotic life! Background Host organization is "Komorebi no ie", Komorebi means, it is the sunlight leaking from leaves of filtering through leaves.

KI's philosophy, the town. Here, he or she respects and is respected as individual of his or her own personality. Here, he or she will not be bound physically or psychologically. The people live with nature and are co-existent harmoniously. We Komorebi would like to make such a community reality. KI and NICE cooperate from 2017. Vice like to do LMTV program his organization. He expect connecting kids and elder Work Volunteers will playing kids after school and during long vacation. During program, there are spring vacation and summer vacation. KI organize Kids camp. We support it. We also support elderly people who stay in KI.

We support their activities (ex. farming opportunity to communicate Kids and elderly people. Accommodation Single room in volunteer house where it takes few minutes from KI. Meals are provided in KI (Vegetarian is available!). No smoking in building.

Study theme Situation about nuclear family in Japan. Other activities We have chance to join events in Sansonjuku Location In a relatively mild climate, originate Hirokawa flows from east to Hosshinzan, have poured into the Chikugo create an elongated basin of the plains in the basin. About 50 km south of Fukuoka city. Terminal From Fukuoka airport, about 1 hours by train. Volunteer need to arrive at Fukuoka airport until noon. Requirement Female only. Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, flexibility, friendliness, positive mind.

Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Japanese Other If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 [Website of local organization Picture (Area) -- 21 -- Location Country Start End Type Fukuoka Japan 05/12 08/05 DISA, HERI Fukuoka Japan 06/30 09/20 DISA, HERI Fukuoka Japan 08/04 10/28 DISA, HERI Fukuoka Japan 09/20 12/14 DISA, HERI Fukuoka Japan 10/27 01/13 DISA, HERI Fukuoka Japan 01/12 04/13 DISA, HERI Fukuoka Japan 02/16 05/11 DISA, HERI Let's connect kids and elderly people through symbiotic life! Host organization is "Komorebi no ie", Komorebi means, it is the sunlight leaking from leaves of filtering through leaves.

KI's philosophy, the elderly, the young and disabled, all live in the same town. Here, he or she respects and is respected as individual of his or her own personality. Here, he or she will not be bound physically or psychologically. The people live with nature and are ent harmoniously. We Komorebi would like to make such a community reality. KI and NICE cooperate from 2017. Vice-president is one of founder of Sansonjuku(NICE like to do LMTV program his organization. He expect connecting kids and elder Volunteers will playing kids after school and during long vacation. During program, there are spring vacation and summer vacation.

KI organize Kids camp. We support it. We also support elderly people who stay in KI. We support their activities (ex. farming and taking a walk etc.). Making a opportunity to communicate Kids and elderly people.

Single room in volunteer house where it takes few minutes from KI. Meals are provided in KI (Vegetarian is available!). No smoking in building. Situation about nuclear family in Japan. We have chance to join events in Sansonjuku (NICE-LW-KU18). In a relatively mild climate, originate Hirokawa flows from east to Hosshinzan, have poured into the elongated basin of the plains in the basin. About 50 km south of Fukuoka city. From Fukuoka airport, about 1 hours by train. Volunteer need to arrive at Fukuoka airport until Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, flexibility, friendliness, positive mind.

12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 2019/01/13, 02/17, 04/13, 05/11 Website of local organization] http://www.komorebinoie.jp/ Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age DISA, HERI 2 18 99 DISA, HERI 2 18 99 DISA, HERI 2 18 99 DISA, HERI 2 18 99 DISA, HERI 2 18 99 DISA, HERI 2 18 99 DISA, HERI 2 18 99 Host organization is "Komorebi no ie", Komorebi means, it is the sunlight leaking from leaves of elderly, the young and disabled, all live in the same town.

Here, he or she respects and is respected as individual of his or her own personality. Here, he or she will not be bound physically or psychologically. The people live with nature and are ent harmoniously. We Komorebi would like to make such a community reality. KI and NICE president is one of founder of Sansonjuku(NICE-LW-KU17). He would like to do LMTV program his organization. He expect connecting kids and elderly people. Volunteers will playing kids after school and during long vacation. During program, there are spring vacation and summer vacation. KI organize Kids camp. We support it.

We also support elderly and taking a walk etc.). Making a Single room in volunteer house where it takes few minutes from KI. Meals are provided in KI In a relatively mild climate, originate Hirokawa flows from east to Hosshinzan, have poured into the elongated basin of the plains in the basin. About 50 km south of Fukuoka city. From Fukuoka airport, about 1 hours by train. Volunteer need to arrive at Fukuoka airport until Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/20, 10/28, 12/14, Picture (Accommodation)

2-6) Detailed project Info. Code Name Location NICE-SCC1 Minamata 1 Kumamoto Summary Let's make an environmental city, Minamata! Background Organized together with Shokubutsu Shigen No Chikara’ (Power of Natural Resource), a local NPO to recover natural ecosystem forests. It’s been hosting short term international workcamps almost every year since 92 that has made a significant impacts to create a forest on the reclaimed land. They will continue forest reconstruction, environmental education, agricultural work and development work of the regional cultural activities. Minamata had experienced the unique industrial pollution in the world(It is called Minamata disease).So, they want to make natural ecosyste environment.

Work Aim is to make cyclical environmental preservation within the affected areas. We will maintain bamboo forest (cutting bamboo trees etc.), make bamboo charcoals. We will support local farmers (harvesting, taking care of vegetables etc.). Accommodation Shared the room in local house. Cooking by yourselves. Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge of revival from public disruption(Minamata disease), opportunities learning conservation forest, solving of Other activities Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Location Southern part of Kumamoto prefecture in Kyushu, one of the four main islands of Japan.

It faces a beautiful semi-closed sea called Shiranui Terminal From Tokyo, 4 hours by airplane(to Kagoshima airport) and bus. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last Requirement Japanese speaking skill is not required, but m to learn and speak Japanese language, strong motivation for the host. Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language English and Japanese. Local host can speak English. Other Agricultural Assistance Program (Harvesting paper mulberry trees, citrus fruits, life investigation, Environmental education etc.

Please see the long term goal of this project as "Local SDGs" at https://www.slideshare.net/nice can at least enjoy the pictur Picture (Area) -- 22 -- Info. (LMTW). Location Country Start End Type Kumamoto Japan 09/01 11/20 ENVI Let's make an environmental city, Minamata! Organized together with Shokubutsu Shigen No Chikara’ (Power of Natural Resource), a local NPO to recover natural ecosystem cycles by promoting the regeneration and rebirth of land & sea forests. It’s been hosting short term international workcamps almost every year since 92 that has made a significant impacts to create a forest on the reclaimed land.

They will continue forest reconstruction, environmental education, agricultural work and development work of the regional cultural activities. Minamata had experienced the unique industrial pollution in the world(It is called Minamata disease).So, they want to make natural ecosyste Aim is to make cyclical environmental preservation within the affected areas. We will maintain bamboo forest (cutting bamboo trees etc.), make bamboo charcoals. We will support local farmers care of vegetables etc.).

Shared the room in local house. Cooking by yourselves. Volunteers will get knowledge of revival from public disruption(Minamata disease), opportunities learning conservation forest, solving of environmental issues. Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Southern part of Kumamoto prefecture in Kyushu, one of the four main islands of Japan. It faces a closed sea called Shiranui-kai and has some gorgeous natural scenery. From Tokyo, 4 hours by airplane(to Kagoshima airport) and bus. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last Japanese speaking skill is not required, but motivation to learn and speak to learn and speak Japanese language, strong motivation for the host.

12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

English and Japanese. Local host can speak English. Agricultural Assistance Program (Harvesting paper mulberry trees, citrus fruits, life investigation, Environmental education etc. Please see the long term goal of this project as "Local SDGs" at https://www.slideshare.net/nice-workcamp/17-82084627 (only Japanese for the moment, but you can at least enjoy the pictures!) Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age ENVI 5 16 99 Organized together with Shokubutsu Shigen No Chikara’ (Power of Natural Resource), a local NPO cycles by promoting the regeneration and rebirth of land & sea forests.

It’s been hosting short term international workcamps almost every year since 92 that has made a significant impacts to create a forest on the reclaimed land. They will continue forest reconstruction, environmental education, agricultural work and development work of the regional cultural activities. Minamata had experienced the unique industrial pollution in the world(It is called Minamata disease).So, they want to make natural ecosystem cycles here for global Aim is to make cyclical environmental preservation within the affected areas. We will maintain bamboo forest (cutting bamboo trees etc.), make bamboo charcoals.

We will support local farmers Volunteers will get knowledge of revival from public disruption(Minamata disease), opportunities Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Southern part of Kumamoto prefecture in Kyushu, one of the four main islands of Japan. It faces a kai and has some gorgeous natural scenery.

From Tokyo, 4 hours by airplane(to Kagoshima airport) and bus. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day). otivation to learn and speak is expected! Motivation arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs Agricultural Assistance Program (Harvesting paper mulberry trees, citrus fruits, onions, etc.). Ocean Please see the long term goal of this project as "Local SDGs" at (only Japanese for the moment, but you Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LI-AW 18-1 Awara 18-1 NICE-LI-AW 18-2 Awara 18-2 NICE-LI-AW 18-3 Awara 18-3 Summary Let's broaden perspective of kids through internatinal voluntary service! Background Organized together with Fukui Hito Machi Kaihatsu Keikaku, founded to making the community space for connecting local people and to renovating the is famous for Fujino Genkuro, who is benefactor of Luxun to learn medical science in Japan.

This group try to make international community space in this area and organize cross understanding programs for communicate with local host. Work Volunteers will 1) organizing the workshop or class for children about cross 2) maintaining the old Japanese traditional garden for forest.

Accommodation Renovated house (traditional house!). Cooking as a group by turn. Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge of good ways of interaction with kids. Other activities Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here), to join local events. Location About 200 km north east of Osaka. Awara city is an agricultural city and famous for hot spring. It is close to Tojinbo (high cliffs, a natural treasure) Terminal Osaka (2 hours by express need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day).

Requirement Speaking some Japanese and good English, strong local custom and life, open mind and flexibility.

Experience of communication with kids can be useful! Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language English and Japanese. Local host can speak English very well. Other None Picture (Area) -- 23 -- Location Country Start End Type Fukui Japan 04/07 07/01 KIDS Fukui Japan 06/30 09/21 KIDS Fukui Japan 09/20 12/14 KIDS Let's broaden perspective of kids through internatinal voluntary service! Organized together with Fukui Hito Machi Kaihatsu Keikaku, founded to making the community space for connecting local people and to renovating the local community.

Honjo area in Awara city is famous for Fujino Genkuro, who is benefactor of Luxun to learn medical science in Japan. This group try to make international community space in this area and organize cross understanding programs for children. It is new project from 2016. Local host expect to communicate with local host.

Volunteers will 1) organizing the workshop or class for children about cross 2) maintaining the old Japanese traditional garden for renovation and 3) maintaining the shrine Renovated house (traditional house!). Cooking as a group by turn. Volunteers will get knowledge of good ways of interaction with kids. (hot springs, famous places here), to join local events. About 200 km north east of Osaka. Awara city is an agricultural city and famous for hot spring. It is close to Tojinbo (high cliffs, a natural treasure) Osaka (2 hours by express train). From Tokyo, 3.5 hours by bullet train/ 8 hours by highway bus.

You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on Speaking some Japanese and good English, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Experience of communication with kids can be 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. English and Japanese. Local host can speak English very well. Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols.

Min age Max age KIDS 4 18 99 KIDS 4 18 99 KIDS 4 18 99 Let's broaden perspective of kids through internatinal voluntary service! Organized together with Fukui Hito Machi Kaihatsu Keikaku, founded to making the community local community. Honjo area in Awara city is famous for Fujino Genkuro, who is benefactor of Luxun to learn medical science in Japan. This group try to make international community space in this area and organize cross-cultural children. It is new project from 2016. Local host expect to Volunteers will 1) organizing the workshop or class for children about cross-cultural understanding, renovation and 3) maintaining the shrine (hot springs, famous places here), to join local events.

About 200 km north east of Osaka. Awara city is an agricultural city and famous for hot spring. It is train). From Tokyo, 3.5 hours by bullet train/ 8 hours by highway bus. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Experience of communication with kids can be 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

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Code Name Location NICE-LW-MS18-1 Mashiko 18-1 Tochigi NICE-LW-MS18-2 Mashiko 18-2 Tochigi Summary Let's conserve environment with various members from Asia!! Background Organized together with Tochigi Conservation Corps (TCC). Conservation Corps is long term workcamp programs in USA where 10 About 25,000 vols. join every year. To create similar programs in Ja the leader who was a LMTV coordinator of NICE. Because there are few children who are able to play and grown up in nature, TCC creates a children’s forest in which local community residents can play.

Work We will 1) maintain/ upgrade the children's forest 2) maintain bamboo forest 3) involve many people who has interesting environmental projects (Ex.

to organize weekend workcamp) 4) revive the forest in disaster area in Iwaki city, Fukushima that got huge damaged by T Blog:http://urx.mobi/zfe4 Accommodation Single room in very big beautiful house, it is called Meizai facilities are provided. Study theme Volunteer have opportunities learning conservation forest, Other activities We have opportunities learning leadership, NPO management, group work, that would be useful for your future. Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Location Mashiko town is located in the east part of Tochigi prefecture and famous for potter, so the atmosphere of the town is artistic with some cultural heritages.

The population of the town is about 25,000.

Terminal From Tokyo, 3-4 hours by train and Requirement ONLY Asian. But, before start 2 months, if no volunteer, we open to except Asian volunteer. Interests in Environment and local development. Liking to work outside. Flexibility and cooperation are required. Speaking Participation fee None Language Basically Japanese, but Other There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group in some cases. You need to get special guidance and applications form before you will apply, so send inquiry to us! TCC got one of biggest prize grand prix about their activity 2017!

Picture (Area) -- 24 -- Location Country Start End Type Tochigi Japan 05/09 07/28 ENVI, RELI Tochigi Japan 09/05 11/24 ENVI, RELI Let's conserve environment with various members from Asia!! Organized together with Tochigi Conservation Corps (TCC).

Conservation Corps is long term workcamp programs in USA where 10-20 youth work for local development and environment. About 25,000 vols. join every year. To create similar programs in Japan, TCC was created in 2009 by the leader who was a LMTV coordinator of NICE. Because there are few children who are able to play and grown up in nature, TCC creates a children’s forest in which local community residents can maintain/ upgrade the children's forest 2) maintain bamboo forest 3) involve many people who has interesting environmental projects (Ex. to organize weekend workcamp) 4) revive the forest in disaster area in Iwaki city, Fukushima that got huge damaged by T http://urx.mobi/zfe4 Single room in very big beautiful house, it is called Meizai-an.

Cooked by vols. by turn. All basic Volunteer have opportunities learning conservation forest, solving of environmental issues. We have opportunities learning leadership, NPO management, group work, that would be useful for your future. Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Mashiko town is located in the east part of Tochigi prefecture and famous for potter, so the atmosphere of the town is artistic with some cultural heritages. The population of the town is 4 hours by train and then, 40 min. from Utsunomiya city by car ONLY Asian. But, before start 2 months, if no volunteer, we open to except Asian volunteer.

Interests in Environment and local development. Liking to work outside. Flexibility and cooperation are required. Speaking some Japanese.

, but sometimes English There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group in some cases. You need to get special guidance and applications form before you will apply, so send inquiry to us! TCC one of biggest prize grand prix about their activity 2017! Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age ENVI, RELI 5 18 99 ENVI, RELI 5 18 99 Organized together with Tochigi Conservation Corps (TCC). Conservation Corps is long term 20 youth work for local development and environment.

pan, TCC was created in 2009 by the leader who was a LMTV coordinator of NICE.

Because there are few children who are able to play and grown up in nature, TCC creates a children’s forest in which local community residents can maintain/ upgrade the children's forest 2) maintain bamboo forest 3) involve many people who has interesting environmental projects (Ex. to organize weekend workcamp) 4) revive the forest in disaster area in Iwaki city, Fukushima that got huge damaged by Tsunami. Activity an. Cooked by vols. by turn. All basic solving of environmental issues. We have opportunities learning leadership, NPO management, group work, that would be useful for your future.

Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Mashiko town is located in the east part of Tochigi prefecture and famous for potter, so the atmosphere of the town is artistic with some cultural heritages. The population of the town is then, 40 min. from Utsunomiya city by car ONLY Asian. But, before start 2 months, if no volunteer, we open to except Asian volunteer. Interests in Environment and local development. Liking to work outside. Flexibility and cooperation There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group in some cases. You need to get special guidance and applications form before you will apply, so send inquiry to us! TCC Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LW-IW18-1 Iwaki 18-1 Fukushima Summary Let's revival Fukushima through international voluntary movement!! Background Organized together with Fukushima Conservation Corp (FCC). Conservation Corps is Conservation Corps is long term workcamps in USA where 10 and environment. About 25000vols. join every year. To create similar programs in Japan, FCC was created 2011 after the Great East Japan Earthquake Ea by harmful rumor. FCC start various activities to work in the field and forest, maintain coastal forests which it damaged by tsunami with local people.

Work We will 1) work in rice fields and vegetable with Iwaki city that got huge damaged by Tsunami Iwaki city that got huge damaged by Tsunami, 3) to communicate many local people who evacuate from radioactivity.

Accommodation Volunteer house. Volunteers Study theme Volunteer have opportunities learning conservation forest, solving of environmental issues. Other activities We will have a time to learn a leadership, NPO management, group work, that your future. Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places in this prefecture).

Location Iwaki city is located in the south city in Japan. Terminal From Tokyo, 4 hours by train (2.5 hours by express train) or 3 hour by bus. Requirement Asian priority. Interests in Environment and local development. Liking to work outside. Flexibility and cooperation are required. Speaking Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. Language Basically Japanese, but Other There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g., transportation and meals outside on free days) in some cases.

Picture (Area) -- 25 -- Location Country Start End Type Fukushima Japan 05/16 07/16 ENVI, AGRI Let's revival Fukushima through international voluntary movement!! Organized together with Fukushima Conservation Corp (FCC). Conservation Corps is Conservation Corps is long term workcamps in USA where 10 -20 youth work for local development and environment. About 25000vols. join every year. To create similar programs in Japan, FCC was created 2011 after the Great East Japan Earthquake East Japan. Iwaki city has still damage caused by harmful rumor. FCC start various activities to work in the field and forest, maintain coastal forests which it damaged by tsunami with local people.

We will 1) work in rice fields and vegetable with local people, 2) revive the forest in disaster area in Iwaki city that got huge damaged by Tsunami Iwaki city that got huge damaged by Tsunami, 3) to communicate many local people who evacuate from radioactivity. Volunteer house. Volunteers cook for themselves. All basic facilities are provided. Volunteer have opportunities learning conservation forest, solving of environmental issues. We will have a time to learn a leadership, NPO management, group work, that your future. Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places in this Iwaki city is located in the south-eastern corner of Fukushima Prefecture, Iwaki is one the largest From Tokyo, 4 hours by train (2.5 hours by express train) or 3 hour by bus.

Asian priority. Interests in Environment and local development. Liking to work outside. Flexibility and cooperation are required. Speaking some Japanese (We use Japanese mainly). 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. , but sometimes English There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g., transportation and meals outside on free days) in some cases.

Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age ENVI, AGRI 4 18 99 Organized together with Fukushima Conservation Corp (FCC). Conservation Corps is long term. 20 youth work for local development and environment. About 25000vols. join every year. To create similar programs in Japan, FCC was st Japan. Iwaki city has still damage caused by harmful rumor. FCC start various activities to work in the field and forest, maintain coastal local people, 2) revive the forest in disaster area in Iwaki city that got huge damaged by Tsunami Iwaki city that got huge damaged by Tsunami, 3) to cook for themselves.

All basic facilities are provided.

Volunteer have opportunities learning conservation forest, solving of environmental issues. We will have a time to learn a leadership, NPO management, group work, that would be useful for your future. Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places in this eastern corner of Fukushima Prefecture, Iwaki is one the largest From Tokyo, 4 hours by train (2.5 hours by express train) or 3 hour by bus. Asian priority. Interests in Environment and local development. Liking to work outside. Flexibility Japanese (We use Japanese mainly).

12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.

There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols. There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g., transportation and Picture (Accommodation)

Code Name Location NICE-LW-KU18-1 Kurogi 18-1 Fukuoka Summary Let's make international volunteer movement to connect urban and rural areas! Background Organized together with Sansonjuku, founded in 1994, maintaining through the projects which involves people from the city and local. They started 80 international workcamp with NICE since 2008 to make the footpath and maintain the forest. But on July 2012, the hardest rain ever attac flood. Their aim is to activate the community and sustain the program with young people from the world to conserve this rich nature and revival this area!

Work We will 1) cultivating rice (Ex.

help local farm (green tea, rice and vegetable, etc.), 3) to involves many people who has interesting environmental projects(Ex. to organize environmental class and to support Sansonju Accommodation Egao no mori center (It was Kasahara themselves. There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g.. Transportation and meals outside on free Study theme Volunteers will get knowledge of how to conserve SATOYAMA, taking care of forest, organic farming.

Other activities Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Location Southern part of the Fukuoka prefecture. The Yame city is 482.53 km2. There are so many tee trees and terraced paddy fields. Terminal Fukuoka airport (1 hour by train and 1hours by bus). You need to arrive the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 15:00 on last day). From Tokyo to Fukuoka airport, 1.5 hours by airplane or from Tokyo to Hakata station, 5.5 hours by bullet train. Requirement Japanese speaking skill is not required, the local culture and way of the local organization! Interested in environmental issues and agriculture.

Motivation to work hard, open mind, cooperation with others. Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

Language English and Japanese. Local host can speak English. Other There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g., transportation and meals outside on free days) in some cases. [Activity Blog] http://egaonomori.exblog.jp/ Picture (Area) -- 26 -- Location Country Start End Type Fukuoka Japan 04/28 07/16 AGRI, ENVI Let's make international volunteer movement to connect urban and rural areas! Organized together with Sansonjuku, founded in 1994, maintaining forest and step rice paddies through the projects which involves people from the city and local. They started 80 international workcamp with NICE since 2008 to make the footpath and maintain the forest.

But on July 2012, the hardest rain ever attacked around this area. After that it had serious damages by flood. Their aim is to activate the community and sustain the program with young people from the world to conserve this rich nature and revival this area!

We will 1) cultivating rice (Ex. rice planting, cutting grass in terraced rice fields (main work), 2) to help local farm (green tea, rice and vegetable, etc.), 3) to involves many people who has interesting environmental projects(Ex. to organize environmental class and to support Sansonju Egao no mori center (It was Kasahara-higashi elementary school until 2004). Volunteers cook for themselves. There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g.. Transportation and meals outside on free days) in some cases.

Volunteers will get knowledge of how to conserve SATOYAMA, taking care of forest, organic Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc.

Sightseeing, trip (hot springs, famous places here). Southern part of the Fukuoka prefecture. The Yame city is 482.53 km2. There are so many tee trees and terraced paddy fields. Fukuoka airport (1 hour by train and 1hours by bus). You need to arrive the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 15:00 on last day). From Tokyo to Fukuoka airport, 1.5 hours by airplane or from Tokyo to Hakata station, 5.5 hours by bullet train. Japanese speaking skill is not required, but motivation to learn and speak the local culture and way of the local organization! Interested in environmental issues and agriculture.

Motivation to work hard, open mind, cooperation with others. per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

English and Japanese. Local host can speak English. There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g., transportation and meals outside on free days) in some cases. [Activity Blog] http://egaonomori.exblog.jp/ Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age AGRI, ENVI 4 18 99 Let's make international volunteer movement to connect urban and rural areas! forest and step rice paddies through the projects which involves people from the city and local. They started 80-days of international workcamp with NICE since 2008 to make the footpath and maintain the forest.

But on ked around this area. After that it had serious damages by flood. Their aim is to activate the community and sustain the program with young people from the rice planting, cutting grass in terraced rice fields (main work), 2) to help local farm (green tea, rice and vegetable, etc.), 3) to involves many people who has interesting environmental projects(Ex. to organize environmental class and to support Sansonjuku events). higashi elementary school until 2004). Volunteers cook for themselves. There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g.. Volunteers will get knowledge of how to conserve SATOYAMA, taking care of forest, organic Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc.

Sightseeing, Southern part of the Fukuoka prefecture. The Yame city is 482.53 km2. There are so many tee trees Fukuoka airport (1 hour by train and 1hours by bus). You need to arrive at Fukuoka airport by 10:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 15:00 on last day). From Tokyo to Fukuoka airport, 1.5 hours otivation to learn and speak is expected! Respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Interested in environmental issues and agriculture. Motivation to work hard, open mind, cooperation with others. per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols.

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Code Name Location NICE-LW-ON18-1 Onuma 18-1 Hokkaido Summary Let's revive the beautiful Onuma lake! Background Organized together with Milestone 22, a local NGO to promote voluntary service and international exchange. Short term projects have been organized since 2004. Though Onuma lake has popular tourism spot for a long time because of its beautiful scenery, it has been polluted by over use of agricultural chemicals by cattle farming and erosion from abandoned forests with non trees. A leader of Fishermen’s Cooperative has bou nature!

Work We will cut alien trees and planting native trees to create better forest around the lake.

As raising awareness of locals is important, we will also work along the lake by putting stones, check pollution and making charcoals to purify the water. Also, volunteers will harvest tomato, potato, etc. Volunteer will join some local festivals to involve local people in this lake conservation movement. Accommodation Rental house and apartment house Study theme Volunteer have opportunities learning conservation lake. Other activities Excursion, exchange parties, local events, home Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Location South of Hokkaido islands, in a national park near Hakodate city which is famous for romantic view in the night, especially for sweet couples!

Terminal From Sapporo, 3 hours by express train. From Tokyo, 5 bus and ferry and 30 hours by ship. You need to arrive at Hakodate airport by 12:00 the 1st day, and can leave Hakodate airport after 12:00 on last day). Requirement Japanese speaking skill is not required, but m to actively work in the forests and with local people! There will be short term international workcamp during the program. Japanese language skill is not necessary though welcomed! Participation fee 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

Language English and Japanese. Other [Activity movie] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVAC_J2dkyI Picture (Area) -- 27 -- Location Country Start End Type Hokkaido Japan 07/20 09/16 ENVI Let's revive the beautiful Onuma lake! Organized together with Milestone 22, a local NGO to promote voluntary service and international exchange. Short term projects have been organized since 2004. Though Onuma lake has popular tourism spot for a long time because of its beautiful scenery, it has been polluted by over use of agricultural chemicals by cattle farming and erosion from abandoned forests with non trees.

A leader of Fishermen’s Cooperative has bought a forest and wants to revive it to original We will cut alien trees and planting native trees to create better forest around the lake. As raising awareness of locals is important, we will also work along the lake by putting stones, check pollution and making charcoals to purify the water. Also, volunteers will harvest tomato, potato, etc. Volunteer will join some local festivals to involve local people in this lake conservation Rental house and apartment house near the lake. Cooked by vols. by turn. Volunteer have opportunities learning conservation lake.

Excursion, exchange parties, local events, home-stay, farming experience, school visit, sports, etc. (hot springs, famous places here).

South of Hokkaido islands, in a national park near Hakodate city which is famous for romantic view in the night, especially for sweet couples! From Sapporo, 3 hours by express train. From Tokyo, 5 hours by bullet train or 15 hours by night bus and ferry and 30 hours by ship. You need to arrive at Hakodate airport by 12:00 the 1st day, and can leave Hakodate airport after 12:00 on last day). Japanese speaking skill is not required, but motivation to learn and speak to actively work in the forests and with local people! There will be short term international workcamp during the program. Japanese language skill is not necessary though welcomed! 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals.

There is no fee for vols. from the NGOs charging no fee in their LMTV projects to NICE vols.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVAC_J2dkyI Picture (Work) Picture (Accommodation) Type Vols. Min age Max age ENVI 5 18 99 Organized together with Milestone 22, a local NGO to promote voluntary service and international exchange. Short term projects have been organized since 2004. Though Onuma lake has been a popular tourism spot for a long time because of its beautiful scenery, it has been polluted by over use of agricultural chemicals by cattle farming and erosion from abandoned forests with non-native ght a forest and wants to revive it to original We will cut alien trees and planting native trees to create better forest around the lake.

As raising awareness of locals is important, we will also work along the lake by putting stones, check the pollution and making charcoals to purify the water. Also, volunteers will harvest tomato, potato, etc. Volunteer will join some local festivals to involve local people in this lake conservation near the lake. Cooked by vols. by turn.

stay, farming experience, school visit, sports, etc. South of Hokkaido islands, in a national park near Hakodate city which is famous for romantic view hours by bullet train or 15 hours by night bus and ferry and 30 hours by ship. You need to arrive at Hakodate airport by 12:00 the 1st day, and otivation to learn and speak is expected! Motivation to actively work in the forests and with local people! There will be short term international workcamp during the program. Japanese language skill is not necessary though welcomed! 12,000 yen per one month to be paid on their arrivals. There is no fee for vols.

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