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Fiji-THEVUTIKALULUCENTREFORSUSTAINABLETECHNOLOGYANDRURALDEVELOPMENT

Project Name:THE VUTIKALULU CENTRE FOR SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
Date Posted:17/10/2009
Country:Fiji
Address:241 Princes Road Suva postal address
Bureni Naitasiri project location
Commitment:3/6 months commitment to sustainable, appropriate technology
Type Of Work:Building in sustainable materials particularly bamboo
Installing hydro, solar electric, anaerobic digesters, hydraulic ram pumps
Planting fruit and veg organically
Required Skills:Ability to get on with multinational group of volunteers including local young people with little education
Hard work and commitment
Building, electrical, farming would be good but not essential
Costs:Volunteers stay in hostel bunks and food provided but conditions fairly primitive. This is in the highlands nowhere near a beach. Air fare to Fiji and pocket money you need to provide yourself
Contact Person:Julie Dewa
Email: (Note: email address is tripple protected from spammers.)
Website: http://www.vutikalulu-centre.com
Phone:00679 3370478
Additional Info:We are a group of local people building a school farm information centre and centre of excellence in a rural area inland of Fiji. We believe in researching and demonstrating sustainable appropriate technology we can really help people to improve their lives in a way that sustains for them and for the planet.
Fiji may be a luxury tourist destination but most people in rural Fiji are subsistance farmers living without electricity running water toilets or other basic amenities. 20% live on less than $1 a day. Many have little or no secondary education. Come and help us help them.

douglas stratton — 23 May 2011, 12:30

very interested in your work please let me know what is now,thanks,dastrat02631@yahoo.com