Background: Rural communities are more and more affected by problems due to garbage. Besides other factors this is due to a lack of knowledge on how to handle, classify and recycle different kinds of garbage. Another problem is the lack of garbage cans in strategic locations.
Specific Activities: demonstrations on how to handle and recycle garbage, collection – classification – and recycling of garbage together with the whole community, construction of garbage cans with local/recycled materials.
Minimum Duration: 2 days
accommodation with a host family, full board, introduction and full training for your work, certificate of participation, discounts on tours with Runa Tupari (10-50%, depending on tours and dates)
Recommended: work clothes that may get dirty, rubber gloves.
Optional: educational materials on garbage recycling (if possible in Spanish)
|Costs are between 15-25 USD per day and participant, depending on length of stay and number of participants.Please ask us for an exact costing.|