Mission bénévole posté(e) par CADIP
Publié le : 30 août 2013
Udaipur, also known as the City of Lakes, is a Municipal Council and the administrative headquarters of the Udaipur district in the state of Rajasthan in India. It is located 403 km southwest of the state capital, Jaipur, 248 km west of Kota, and 250 km northeast of Ahmedabad. Apart from its history, culture, and scenic locations, it is also known for its Rajput-era palaces. It is often called the "Venice of the East".
The group will work with children from poor and marginalised communities in the non-formal schools. The volunteers will teach the kids basic English and Mathematics, Health and Hygiene, and Environmental protection through creative learning methods like art, music, games, etc. There will also be home visits and meetings with local people to spread awareness on health, education and hygiene. Volunteers can take the school children to places in the city like picnics, exposure visits and city walks. In addition, the volunteers will take part in the renovation work at local schools and orphanages and help with activities like painting, making a kitchen garden, planting trees, promoting rainwater harvesting, etc.
Location: Udaipur is well connected to the major cities of India by land, rail and air. Dabok Airport is situated in a satellite town about 20 km from Udaipur. Daily India Airlines flights connect Udaipur with Jodhpur, Jaipur, Mumbai, and Delhi. Udaipur City has direct trains on the broad gauge network to most of the major cities in Rajasthan and the rest of India. The city lies on the Golden Quadrilateral National Highway (NH) 8, midway between Delhi and Mumbai, located around 700 km from either city.
To find out more, please visit: www.cadip.org/volunteer-in-india.htm