Peace Village 2 Korat or Nakorn Ratchasima (Korat is anickname)has been created by VSA since 2015 to strengthen the community by the international participants in term of intercultural learning and building motivation to communicate with foreigners by non-formal education in the community as well as school.
At PeaceVillage,everyone can come to learn in the main aim is learning by doing and international community living. We can study about each country, nationalities, cultures, etc.in the class,but in the real situation is not in the lesson where you can see how the difference of people even they are from the same city.
Peace Village is active at the rural area of Nakhon Ratchasima province, Northeast of Thailand (4 hours of Bangkok) in the small village; name “Ban Krok Luk” (Ban in Thai mean village). The main occupation is a farmer and most of the villagers are Buddhist. Keywords to live at Peace Village; Living green, International community living, Learning by doing and Cultural diversity
Living environment daily routine in general, that means everything from a small cleaning to construction work, building, repairing, anything can be valuable and also teaching and learning new things outside the classroom.
English as a Second Language (ESL) Creative teaching –Creative teaching could make learning more fun and easier to remember. The participant doesn't need to have a teaching certificate, only a will to build your creativity for teaching and make learning English more fun, most importantly for the student and for yourself. The aims of creative teaching are to give opportunities for the villagers to learn and exchange the differences in culture, the languages and beliefs.
School Renovation – To rebuild and maintain the good living atmosphere and environment for students learning ground including; playground renovation, school building, planting, etc.
Relationship with the villagers – Apart from your free time, it considers a bonus learning experience, both for yourself and villagers, simply by sharing; giving them visits,stop by for a friendly chat,sharing stories or even join in activities with them. Sometimes, you could be surprised at how learning by doing in real life could give such wonderful surprise or even unexpected results simply by just doing.
Organic Farm – learning how to produce our own non – chemical food and vegetables
Ban Krok Luek School, Dan Khun Tod District, Nakhon Ratchasima,Thailand
Mochit2 Bus TERMINAL, Bangkok
In front of TienChai Air Company No.72 on 3nd floor at 14:00 on 10 February 2020
Suvarnnabhimi Airport or Donmueang Airport at Bangkok, Mochit2 Bus terminal, Bangkok
Basic and Simple, participants are expected to stay in home stay together in dormitory or one biเ room, separate male and female.
·Mattresses, pillows, blankets, mosquitos net and fans are being provided. Washing clothes by hands (No washing machines)
Internet can be used at the school wifi. But not available at home stay.
Participants take turn to cook,using Thai ingredients from local market with local assist.
* 현장납부비용 : 9,500 Baht
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본 워크캠프 참가를 위해서는 현장 납부비를 현장에서 직접 납부하셔야 합니다. 자세한 사항은 [국가별 참가비>워크캠프 참가비 운영가이드 보기]를 참고해주세요.
The extra fee is 9,500 Baht a volunteer.
Food and accommodation (Stay together in one room, separate male, and female).
Transportation to/from meeting point to campsite
There is Thai volunteer who will be the coordinator whole program period.
Volunteer own expenses such as souvenirs, personal stuff, free time travel expenses also the expense before the program start and after the program ends.
Travel cost from your country to Thailand
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본 프로그램은 참가자 간의 문화교류활동 보다는 지역사회 발전 및 소통에 초첨을 맞추고 있습니다. 따라서, 참가가 수가 적을 수 있으나 지역사회 혹은 현지인과의 교류 측면에 중점을 둔다면 의미 있는 경험이 될 수 있을 것입니다. 다음의 분께 참가를 권장합니다.
1) 지역 주민과의 교류에 관심이 많은 분
2) 오픈 마인드로 봉사활동에 적극적으로 참가가 가능한 분
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아시아, 아프리카, 중남미의 워크캠프를 신청하시기 전에 아래의 페이지를 꼼꼼히 읽어보신 후 워크캠프를 신청하시기 바랍니다.
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개인 위생을 위해 개인용 침낭을 반드시 지참하시기 바랍니다.
Respect culture, open mind, and love to learn and share