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Bolivien

Discover | 4-7 Wochen | Amerikas
Mona Stollberger, Bolivien
Mona Stollberger, Bolivien

Bolivien ist ein Land im Zentralraum Südamerikas mit der größten Stadt La Paz (die offizielle Hauptstadt ist Sucre). 61 % der Bevölkerung Boliviens spricht Spanisch, 21 % die Sprachen Quechua, Aymara und andere indigene Sprachen. La Paz hat 1,6 Mio. Einwohner und ist die höchstgelegene Verwaltungshauptstadt weltweit: Sie liegt über 3.500 m über dem Meeresspiegel. Intercambio Cultural Internacional de Jóvenes (ICIJ) – ICYE Bolivia – wurde 1964 mit Hauptsitz in La Paz und Regionalstellen in Santa Cruz, Cochabamba, Sucre und Tarija gegründet.

  • Programmdauer: 4-7 Wochen
  • Teilnahmebeitrag: 4 Wochen € 878,-; je weitere Woche € 75,-
  • Anreiseinfos: Ankunftstermin frei wählbar.
  • Anmeldung: mind. 1-2 Monate vor Abreise
  • Grenzenlos Sektorprofil Bolivien (Bildung)

Beteilige Dich an Projekten im Bereich:

  • Bildung und Inklusion mit Kindern/Jugendlichen: Unterrichten und Betreuung von Kindern und Jugendlichen aus ärmeren Gegenden, mit und ohne Behinderung, an Schulen.
Anika Gassner, Bolivien
Anika Gassner, Bolivien
  • Gesundheit: Unterstützung bei der medizinischen Aufklärungsarbeit, Mithilfe an Rehabilitationszentren sowie bei Einrichtungen zur Drogenbekämpfung.
Bernadette Samm, Bolivien
Bernadette Samm, Bolivien
  • Soziales und Arbeit mit Minderheiten: Ein großer Tätigkeitsbereich in Bolivien ist die Arbeit mit verschiedenen benachteiligten Gruppen wie z.B. der indigenen Bevölkerung (v.a. Frauen), die Unterstützung Obdachloser, LGTB usw. Es gibt weitere Projekte im Bereich Menschenrechte sowie Frauen.
Soziales, Bolivien
Soziales, Bolivien

Hier findest Du ein paar Projektbeschreibungen:

Discover Bolivien – Soziales: Ayni Ruway’s central mission

Anika Gassner, Bolivien
Anika Gassner, Bolivien

Ayni Ruway’s central mission is to fight for the equality of inmates, former inmates and their families. By providing workshops and skill shares they hope to enhance the quality of life and facilitate integration of incarcerated individuals back into society. Ayni Ruway goals include offering educational, health and legal services within all Cochabamba prisons and to all former inmates at its community centre. Also, providing workshops on violence prevention, helping inmates make an income by providing skill shares and training, offering childcare services for the children of current and former inmates, helping with the marketing and distribution of goods produced by current and former inmates. Ayni Ruwaya has created a nursery in the female San Sebastián Prison hosting 30 children and another nursery located in the offices of Ayni Ruwaya hosting 40 children. Both nurseries provide comprehensive care for children from 0 to 6 years. It is running a project called „House of teenagers“ that welcomes children of teenage inmates and former inmates of penitentiaries Cochabamba, providing a space where they are offered different workshops in this context. AYNI Ruwaya is running a program directed to the attention of interns and ex-interns/as of 6 prisons in Cochabamba, whose main objective is to meet the mothers and fathers, thus improving quality of life of their children who are directly affected by the situation of families.

Volunteer tasks: counselling, social work and family, strengthening education and support for access to educational services, medical assistance, support for access to health services, music and drama workshops, pottery and sewing workshops, etc.

Location: Cochabamba

Volunteer requirements/Skills: intermediate/advanced Spanish, experience and/or knowledge in relevant fields (i.e. counseling, marketing, education – valued but not necessary), experience working with at-risk persons (valued but not necessary), willingness to work in a prison environment

Volunteer’s working time: Mostly from Monday to Friday. Working hours are between 20 and 40 hours a week.

Host situation (board and lodging): Host family

Discover Bolivien – Bildung für Kinder und Jugendliche: Centro Educativo Multifuncional Villa Armonía

Discover, Bolivien
Experience, Bolivien

This project aims to improve the conditions of live of the Quechua people that have migrated to the north zone of the city. The project aims to strengthen the basic pillars for the population’s development through the implementation of integral programs on the lines of education, health and social support based on respect and responsibility.

Volunteer tasks: Assisting the personnel in different tasks; providing school support to the children and teenagers; taking consideration of the importance of health care and education. Helping the children with school support as well in the library. Helping the personnel in the school in carpentry lessons, craft work, nursing, and childcare or in the bakery (bread is sold in the centre). Creating and organizing activities in the juvenile centers

Volunteer requirements/Skills: children care and teamwork.

Location: Sucre

Volunteer’s working time: Mostly from Monday to Friday. Working hours are between 20 and 40 hours a week.

Host situation (board and lodging): Host family or in the project

ICYE Bolivien bietet ca. 22 Einsatzstellen für Kurzzeitaufenthalte an. Weitere Projektbeschreibungen findest Du in der