Experience Zimbabwe and its local conservation efforts by working with an environmental club in various areas around Rusape. You will have a chance to be involved in teaching classes on environmental conservation, tree planting in surrounding mountainous grassy areas, managing local water resources, and more! This program is part of an important effort to preserve the local environment and offer environmental services to the community.
During this program you will be helping out at an environmental club at a local Zimbabwean school and village hall, where you will have the opportunity to be part of an environmental campaign for students and youth.
You can also expect to be involved with the tree nursery, a recycling project, and water management program to name a few active goals of this program. These activities do not just help improve the environment, they highlight the issue of environmental conservation and provide you with subject matter to discuss at your campaign presentations. You can develop and integrate these activities in the classes, you will be asked to present along with issues such as the the local effect of climate change.
As you work and teach, you will be educating the local community. Your tasks will include:
Monday to Friday
You will be involved in your volunteer project which will run between 9am and 12pm. You will then break for lunch and return to the project at 2pm to 4pm. Evening and weekends will be for you to relax and explore the beautiful cultures and sites of Zimbabwe.