the Vutikalulu centre

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Contact
Person: 
Julie Dewa
Email: 
juliedewa [at] yahoo [dot] co [dot] uk
Phone: 
00679 3370478

Centre for sustainable technology and rural development; aiming to develop a way out of poverty for the rural population.

As a Charitable Trust it promotes sustainable technologies. Vutikalulu combines an information centre, a farm and a school and serves as a centre of excellence for its beneficiaries.

Details
Commitment: 
3/6 months commitment to sustainable, appropriate technology
Skills: 
Ability to get on with multinational group of volunteers including local young people with little educationHard work and commitmentBuilding, electrical, farming would be good but not essential
Type: 
Building in sustainable materials particularly bambooInstalling hydro, solar electric, anaerobic digesters, hydraulic ram pumpsPlanting fruit and veg organically
Date: 
2011-02-04
Money: 
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

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241 Princes Road, Suva , Fiji


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