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Code Project name Country Location Start End Theme
NICE-18-06031 Rikuzen-takata 1 Japan Iwate 06/03 06/09 AGRI, KIDS, SOCI
NICE-18-06041 Shinko 1 Japan Nagano 06/04 06/17 EDU,ENVI
NICE-18-06151 Shirakami 2 Japan Aomori 06/15 06/25 ENVI
NICE-18-06251 Takayama Japan Nagano 06/25 07/04 AGRI, ENVI
NICE-18-07041 Aibahama Japan Tokushima 07/04 07/18 FEST,ENVI
NICE-18-07101 Mimuragaoka Japan Tokushima 07/10 07/24 AGRI
NICE-18-07201 Onuma 1 Japan Hokkaido 07/20 07/29 ENVI
NICE-18-07202 Kuromatsunai 3 Japan Hokkaido 07/20 08/15 KIDS
NICE-18-07241 Katsuyama 1 Japan Fukui 07/24 07/30 ARCH, AGRI, FAM
NICE-18-07251 Yoshinogawa Japan Tokushima 07/25 08/01 FEST, ENVI
NICE-18-07261 Hitachiomiya Japan Ibaraki 07/26 08/06 CULT, AGRI, ENVI
NICE-18-07281 Samegawa 2 Japan Fukushima 07/28 08/12 KIDS, EDU
NICE-18-07301 Kodomo-mura Japan Oita 07/30 08/22 KIDS
NICE-18-07311 Shirakami 3 Japan Aomori 07/31 08/11 KIDS
NICE-18-08011 Kumano Japan Mie 08/01 08/10 ENVI, CULT
NICE-18-08021 Hanawa Japan Fukushima 08/04 08/18 FEST, ART
NICE-18-08022 Katsuyama 2 Japan Fukui 08/02 08/15 AGRI, ARCH
NICE-18-08041 Aso Japan Kumamoto 08/04 08/17 AGRI, FEST, KIDS
NICE-18-08061 Kanazawa Japan Ishikawa 08/06 08/12 ENVI, KIDS
NICE-18-08101 Ibigawa Japan Gifu 08/10 08/20 AGRI, ENVI
NICE-18-08102 Tokushima Japan Tokushima 08/10 08/17 FEST, ENVI
NICE-18-08103 Ogi Japan Niigata 08/10 08/30 ENVI, FEST
NICE-18-08111 Wazuka Japan Kyoto 08/11 08/26 AGRI, CULT
NICE-18-08131 Kitakyushu Japan Fukuoka 08/13 08/26 KIDS, FEST
NICE-18-08151 Hoshino Japan Fukuoka 08/15 08/30 ENVI, KIDS
NICE-18-08162 Kamikatsu Japan Tokushima 08/16 08/23 AGRI,ENVI
NICE-18-08171 Imabari Japan Ehime 08/17 08/29 KIDS, EDU, ENVI
NICE-18-08172 Hirata Japan Shimane 08/17 08/27 ENVI, KIDS
NICE-18-08173 Hokuriku Japan Hokuriku 08/17 09/03 AGRI
NICE-18-08191 Kamakura Japan Kanagawa 08/19 08/28 KIDS, SOCI
NICE-18-08221 Nishiwaga Japan Iwate 08/22 08/31 AGRI, ELDE,
NICE-18-08251 Tennen village Japan Chiba 08/25 09/09 AGRI
NICE-18-08271 Shinko 2 Japan Nagano 08/27 09/09 EDU,ENVI
NICE-18-08281 Yunodake 2 Japan Fukushima 08/28 09/11 ENVI
NICE-18-08291 Shintoku Japan Hokkaido 08/29 09/11 AGRI, ENVI, CONS
NICE-18-08301 Tondabayashi Japan Osaka 08/30 09/13 ENVI
NICE-18-09021 Onuma 2 Japan Hokkaido 09/02 09/16 ENVI
NICE-18-09031 Ino Japan Shimane 09/03 09/09 SOCI, KIDS
NICE-18-09051 Ozuchi 3 Japan Ishikawa 09/05 09/18 MANU, KIDS, ELDE
NICE-18-09052 Ojiro Japan Hyogo 09/05 09/18 AGRI, ENVI, MANU
NICE-18-09071 Kamimamakuchi Japan Ishikawa 09/07 09/18 AGRI, ENVI, ART
NICE-18-09091 Ooda2 Japan Shimane 09/09 09/25 ENVI, KIDS
NICE-18-09111 Akame 4 Japan Mie 09/11 09/25 ENVI
NICE-18-09171 Miyoshi Japan Tokushima 09/17 09/23 AGRI,ENVI
NICE-18-09181 Tateya Japan Nagano 09/18 09/29 AGRI, MANU
NICE-18-10011 Fuchimyo Japan Tokushima 10/01 10/07 AGRI
NICE-18-10101 Misato Japan Shimane 10/10 10/23 FEST, ENVI
NICE-18-10171 Maki 2 Japan Nagano 10/17 10/28 AGRI, MANU
NICE-18-10201 Rikuzen-takata 2 Japan Iwate 10/20 10/26 AGRI, KIDS, SOCI
NICE-18-10291 Mima Japan Tokushima 10/29 11/04 AGRI

 

Project Rikuzen-takata1
Code NICE-18-06031
Date 06/03-06/09
Location Japan, Iwate
Work Providing support in the affected areas of reconstruction by the force of international volunteers!
The volunteer will help local fisherman (oyster) and farmers (tea, apple,vegetable), people damaged by the tsunami such as reclaim, cutting grass and harvesting as well as organize some activities for children in kids centers and do anything else needed.
Accommodation & Food Home stay at Local host's house. Simple self-catering. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is not necessary. Share room.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work for disaster area and respect to the local culture and way of the local's organization! Motivation letter is required. Not have any criminal or sexual or physical abuse record!

 

Project Shinko 1
Code NICE-18-06041
Date 06/04-06/17
Location Japan, Nagano
Work Let's organize cooking/ English speaking classes in the primary school of the depopulated area! Create a sun flower field with the kids:) Enjoy healthy & tasty vegan!
Volunteers will 1) seed the sunflowers with the students (age 6-12) in the abandon field which will be converted into oil after the harvest as renewable energy as a pilot project toward a future industry/ employment, 2) help to run the cooking and English speaking classes and 3) work in the organic rice fields with full of biodiversity and continue the trail maintenance.
Accommodation & Food Public hall. Meals (attention: only vegan food is possible!) will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work with kids and outside. Similar types of experience and Japanese speaking skill
are welcome! Volunteers need to accept and enjoy vegan food. Motivation letter is needed!

 

Project Shirakami 2
Code NICE-18-06151
Date 06/15-06/25
Location Japan, Aomori
Work Let's preserve the beautiful forests in the World Natural Heritage!
Volunteers will do various types of nature conservation works such as 1) cutting glasses to improve ecological richness of the forest and 2) helping the tree planting ceremonies including preparation such as carrying the plants and tools, and cleanup after the event. We will also help local farmers. The contents of work might be changed due to weather condition, so volunteers need to be flexible!
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in shared room of old elementary school. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Please bring a sleeping bag.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Volunteers should prepare to work hard outside in good and bad weather and have high motivation for work in the forests actively with local people.

 

Project Takayama
Code NICE-18-06251
Date 06/25-07/04
Location Japan, Aomori
Work New workcamp in mountainous area with full of nature! Join the healthy, organic rice farming that keeps water even in winter to enrich the biodiversity.
Volunteers will help and join the organic farming without using any chemicals by planting the soya beans and weeding in the rice field. The workcamp aims to promote the ecological farming as well as to activate the hosting community through the exchange between the volunteers and local people.
Accommodation & Food Big room (about 20 tatami size) of the training hall. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work hard in the muddy fields. High interest in the organic/ nature farming as well as food and health issue

 

Project Aibahama
Code NICE-18-07041
Date 07/04-07/18
Location Japan, Tokushima
Work Volunteers will help with the "International Volunteer Festival" in Tokushima and support “Hyotan
island Water Festival" by running an Eco station!
1) Volunteers will support the local group that organizes river boat services and organize the Eco station where visitors come to separate garbage.
2) Set up and support the "International volunteer festival." Volunteers will help organize entertainment and also be on a local radio program.
Accommodation & Food Shared house the organizer manages. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude, a willingness to work hard and communicate with Japanese local people

 

Project Mimuragaoka
Code NICE-18-07101
Date 07/10-07/24
Location Japan, Tokushima
Work Village in the sky "Mimuragaoka", support preserving this beautiful village, reviving abandoned fields and taking care of the Fujibakama flowers!
Volunteers will stay at the village in the sky "Mimuragaoka" and support the village by pulling weeds from abandoned fields and help with pruning trees in the forest around the village, in order to preserve the beautiful view and so on. Also, you will take care of the flowers called Fujibakama. This flower is known for its sweet scent that attracts beautiful chestnut tiger butterflies.
Accommodation & Food A community center and lodging facility "Mimuragaoka". Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is unnecessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude, and energy. Have a good time interacting with local people!

 

Project Onuma 1
Code NICE-18-07201
Date 07/20-07/29
Location Japan, Hokkaido
Work Revive the beautiful lake as 100 years ago through our small, but valuable step by forest maintenance and protection of islands! The place and food are so beautiful here:)
Volunteers will 1) work in the forest (removing some alien conifer trees that disturb growth of other plants and animals, maintain the foot paths, etc.), 2) put many small stones on the shores of the small island in the lake to protect them from the waves caused by the motor boats, 3) help to run the lake festival and 4) possibly promote to use eco sponges with which you can wash most of the dishes without using detergent.
Accommodation & Food Rooms of the apartment. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary. By the
kind offer from the rental shop, each volunteer can use a bicycle that is very convenient to explore the area! Wi-Fi is available at the visitors center nearby.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Motivation to actively work for the protection of the forest and lake with local people!

 

Project Kuromatsunai 3
Code NICE-18-07202
Date 07/20-08/15
Location Japan, Hokkaido
Work Run the kids camp in the beautiful nature of Hokkaido island with the local specialized NPO! Volunteers will spend a time with the children for 24 hours a day:)
Volunteers will help to run this summer program by playing with kids, running cultural programs such as teaching your dance, songs, arts, sports, games, cooking, etc. and helping house works such as cleaning and cooking with professional staffs and other vols. You won’t have much free time.
Accommodation & Food Old school (Volunteers will sleep in the same rooms with the kids by turns). Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work with kids all day and to run outdoor activities even in rain. Similar types of experience and Japanese speaking skill are welcome! Motivation letter is needed!

 

Project Katsuyama 1
Code NICE-18-07241
Date 07/24-07/30
Location Japan, Fukui
Work International FAMILY workcamp in the mountain village of great nature and beautiful houses! Meaningful work, super clean water and Dinosaur museum are waiting!!
Volunteer will help to 1) maintain the old houses by cleaning up, drying many sleeping mats, etc., 2) do farming (weeding in the green tea field that was abandon, cultivating, planting and harvesting potatoes) and 3) do other community work (e.g., construction, chopping woods, trail maintenance). Children sometimes work with adults and other times play in the nature (river, etc.) by the assistance of some parents (by turns) and supporting vols.
Accommodation & Food A few rooms of the traditional renovated house! Meals will be cooked by turns. Sleeping bag is not
necessary. Simple shower rooms. Clean toilets. You can see how the village looks like at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzGZvho8fVQ
Extra Fee 7,000 JPY per child for the meals (to be paid on the arrivals). No fee for the parents!
Requirement Only families (Children should be 6-12 years old) can join this program. Basically up to 4 persons (2 adults)
per family. High motivation to work and cooperate. Respect to the local culture and way of the organization! Speaking Japanese language is welcomed!

 

Project Yoshinogawa
Code NICE-18-07251
Date 07/25-08/01
Location Japan, Tokushima
Work Supporting local Summer event though 'Eco station', raise awareness of garbage issues!!
Organizing "Eco station" where visitors come to separate garbage. Washing reusable cups, picking and separating rubbish during/after the festival.
Accommodation & Food Local empty house in Tokushima city. Breakfast will be prepared by volunteers. Lunch and dinner will be provided. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude to working hard, communication with Japanese local people

 

Project Hitachiomiya
Code NICE-18-07261
Date 07/26-08/06
Location Japan, Ibaraki
Work The empowerment of local traditional festival in the region facing aging and depopulation.
There are 2 mainly works. Schedule of work might be changed due to weather condition.
1) Helping a small but valuable traditional Tanabata Festival, such as cutting bamboos and making traditional bamboo decorations, setting up and cleaning up festival facilities.
2) Helping the local organic farmers to work on their farm such as cutting glasses or harvesting.
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in one house and shared room. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is needed.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interested in Japanese culture, adaptability to simple living condition, and positive attitude to work outside in hot weather.

 

Project Samegawa 1
Code NICE-18-07281
Date 07/28-08/12
Location Japan, Fukushima
Work Let's support experience of rural life for kids!
Volunteers will support kids camp during this workcamp. Main works are playing with kids in mountain area, cooking outdoor foods, taking care of animals, farming etc.. Kids will create activity by themselves too. Volunteers will support their meeting and activities too.
Accommodation & Food In dormitory of the nature school. During kids camp, volunteers will stay with kids in same room (But it depend on case!). Cooking with kids too.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest to communicate with kids! Motivation letter is needed.

 

Project Kodomo-mura
Code NICE-18-07301
Date 07/30-08/22
Location Japan, Oita
Work Volunteering for outdoor kids camp in summer and feel beautiful nature!
Volunteers will help out and live together with children in the Kids Village, supporting activities and sharing your culture. Volunteers will encourage the children's independence and creativity by letting them plan the schedule. Volunteers need to respect their ideas and understand the educational approach of Kids Village!
Accommodation & Food Shared room in the local community school and tents, please bring your sleeping bag. Volunteers will cook for themselves by turns.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Volunteers need to have strong motivation for working with kids for a long period. Volunteers also need to speak and understand some Japanese language (daily conversational level).
Detailed motivation letter is required.

 

Project Shirakami 3
Code NICE-18-07311
Date 07/31-08/11
Location Japan, Aomori
Work Let's be a volunteer for nature kid summer camp in beautiful World Natural Heritage!
Volunteers will help out and live together with children all the time in the summer program, such as supporting some activities in nature, and showing your culture, performance. Volunteers also help some other needed works such as forest maintenance and cleaning. The contents of work will be changed due to weather, so please be flexible!
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in shared room of old elementary school. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Please bring a sleeping bag.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Volunteers should love kids and speak/understand some Japanese language. Responsibilities, group cooperativeness and high motivation are necessary! Volunteers have experienced the activity with kids
are welcome! Motivation letter is required.

 

Project Kumano
Code NICE-18-08011
Date 08/01-08/10
Location Japan, Mie
Work Rejuvenate the depopulated village though working and interacting with local people!
Volunteers will mainly help local people to maintain Nishiyama area such as grass cutting at parks and community center etc.. Also maintenance of ruins of castle such as making stairs beautiful!
Accommodation & Food Community center. So please bring your sleeping bag. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude to enjoy rural, remoted area. Open mind to respect and communicate with local people

 

Project Hanawa
Code NICE-18-08021
Date 08/04-08/18
Location Japan, Fukushima
Work The empowerment of the local festival together with locals in the region facing the depopulation and aging.
Volunteer will mainly help and join the festival by making four big lanterns ‘TORO’ (2 x 2 meters) and hundreds of small lanterns together with local students. You can design your own large ‘TORO’ in this festival. It will be physically challenging work.
Accommodation & Food Local community building, very simple life style. Volunteer stay a Japanese style room. Share room. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest in Japanese culture, making big lanterns (‘TORO’) and working with locals!

 

Project Katsuyama2
Code NICE-18-08022
Date 08/02-08/15
Location Japan, Fukui
Work Beautiful rich nature welcome you! There are special works for improving and enjoy the Japanese historical village.(Renovation, traditional lantern festival and so on)
Volunteer will do various work to activate this village and preserve their culture and nature. Main work are 1) help to renovate the old traditional house by carrying the stuff, changing the floor, etc., 2) do other work for the community (e.g., reviving the abandon fields, chopping the fire woods, maintaining forest paths) and 3) supporting the local festival in the village (e.g., making paper lanterns). And do some other work for the community.
Accommodation & Food Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet. You don't need to
bring your sleeping bag. Volunteers sometime prepare the meals by themselves and sometime the meals will be provided. Wi-Fi are not connected basically.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work hard and simple mountain life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Speaking Japanese language is welcomed!

 

Project Aso
Code NICE-18-08041
Date 08/04-08/17
Location Japan, Kumamoto
Work Join and help for activating the community by supporting kids camp and local festival.
Volunteers will help some local activities as the below. 1) Kids camp: Volunteers will support 2 days Kids camp, by playing with them and showing your culture. 2) Summer festival: Volunteers will join traditional summer festival, setting and cleaning up the venue. 3) Environmental preservation: Volunteers will help cutting glasses in the garden of youth center.
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in a shared room of community center, very simple facility. Please bring your sleeping bag. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest in revitalization the community, and activities with children.

 

Project Kanazawa
Code NICE-18-08061
Date 08/06-08/12
Location Japan, Ishikawa
Work MEET SATOYAMA forest and local children through volunteer work!
We will do various work for preserve culture and nature. Main work is (1) maintaining the mountain fields (cutting grasses and bamboo), (2) playing with Children in the nature(cooking, nature activity) and do some other work for the community.
Accommodation & Food Volunteers stay in kindly host house. There are clean toilet, shower room and kitchen. You share the
room with other (Not private room). Please bring sleeping bag! Volunteers prepare the meals by themselves. Wi-Fi are not connected basically. There is a dog in this accommodation.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work and enjoy simple countryside life. Need idea for local revitalization. Speaking Japanese language is welcomed!

 

Project Ibigawa
Code NICE-18-08101
Date 08/10-08/20
Location Japan, Gifu
Work Let's be of help for the traditional organic tea farming in beautiful little Machu-Pichu in Gifu!
Volunteers will mainly support for elderly local farmers to work on their tea farm such as cutting glasses or harvesting. Volunteers will also help maintenance of footpath to the scenic spot for hiker’s safety. The schedule of work will be changed due to weather condition, so you need to be flexible!
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in shared room in a old house. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest in organic tea farming and high motivation for working outside.

 

Project Tokushima
Code NICE-18-08102
Date 08/10-08/17
Location Japan, Tokushima
Work Dance hard, work hard! Massive tourist needs your help for tour boats on the local river!
Prepare and support for local event “Awa Odori festival” with local people to activate the area. The volunteers will support the local group that organizes local boat services which many tourists make a long queue for. Volunteers will also clean up the river and roads in the city during the festival.
Accommodation & Food Shared house the organizer manages. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude to working hard, communication with Japanese local people

 

Project Ogi
Code NICE-18-08103
Date 08/10-08/30
Location Japan, Niigata
Work Making Soba noodle, Japanese drum festival, Cutting bushes in the beautiful island.
Volunteer's main works are (1)cutting bushes in the school huge forests by Brush-cutter machine (2)practicing make soba (buckwheat Japanese noodles) every night and selling soba at famous art festival “Earth Celebration” during 3 days with local people, and (3) supporting the local small festival “Ogi Matsuri” as player the Japanese drums.(Vols. need to practice to play it)
Accommodation & Food Cottage in the school forest. Please bring your sleeping bag! Everyone sleep together. Volunteers prepare
the meals by themselves. Internet cannot be connected in the campsite. There is simple toilet, kitchen and shower room. Please be ready for simple forest life!
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest in nature protection & exchange with a community. Adaptability to enjoy a simple forest lifestyle, and hard physical work during day and night!

 

Project Wazuka
Code NICE-18-08111
Date 08/11-08/26
Location Japan, Kyoto
Work Let's expand the local green tea brand "Wazuka tea" with the energies from all over the world!
Volunteers will help tea farmers to take care of organic farms. Weeding is one of the most important and needed works. We will also organize one day event in Wazuka for cultural exchange such as cooking and sharing international meals, playing games, and music, etc. The event will be a chance to interact with local people and make them open-minded to international relationships.
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay public house. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interested in Japanese culture, positive attitude to work outside in hot weather

 

Project Kitakyushu
Code NICE-18-08131
Date 08/13-08/26
Location Japan, Fukuoka
Work Helping for summer kids camp. Let's share your culture, smiles, and friendship with children!!
Volunteers will live together, supporting activities in nature and sharing your culture with children. Volunteers will activate the children's independence and creativity by letting them take care of themselves as far as possible and letting them plan for activity, so volunteers will need to respect their ideas!
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in a shared room of community center. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Please bring your sleeping bag.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Volunteers should love children. Responsibility, group cooperativeness and high motivation to work with children are necessary! Some Japanese language skill (beginners level or more) and Motivation letter is
required.

 

Project Hoshino
Code NICE-18-08151
Date 08/15-08/30
Location Japan, Fukuoka
Work Working in the forest of a beautiful village! You can also fully enjoy richness of nature and the night studded thick with stars.
Volunteers will work in the forests for helping maintenance by cutting underbrush with instruction by the local Forestry Cooperative. Volunteers will also do some various work needed in the community such as cleaning activity, cutting glass in public institutions. Organizing cultural event with locals is also one of the important role of volunteers.
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in a shared room of community center. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns.
Volunteers needs to bring own sleeping bag (and mattress if they want). Volunteers need to enjoy staying in a simply basic accommodation.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest in preservation of forest is required. Volunteers need to enjoy simple lifestyle!

 

Project Kamikatsu
Code NICE-18-08162
Date 08/16-08/23
Location Japan, Tokushima
Work Support zero-waste movement and local tea farms in the least populated town in the Shikoku region!
1) Visit farmers at their houses and help them with picking the local tea leaves "Awa bancha". 2) Visit households of old people and support them with the zero-waste movement, such as repurposing garbage into resources, separating rubbish into 34 categories and bringing them to the rubbish station.
3) Interact with local children!
Accommodation & Food Accommodation the organizer manages. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Motivation, cooperativeness, interest in the lifestyle of rural areas!

 

Project Imabari
Code NICE-18-08171
Date 08/17-08/29
Location Japan, Ehime
Work Organizing English kids camp in a small city beside the ocean! Cleaning up the pilgrim road and organizing some events related to it!
Volunteers will help local group to organize international exchange programs for local kids. During the programs, they will organize activities such as games, dances, songs and crafts. And also, they will clean the Pilgrim road and organize or join some events related to it.
Accommodation & Food Kindergarten. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Please bring Sleeping bag!
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude to communicate with others.

 

Project Hirata
Code NICE-18-08172
Date 08/17-08/27
Location Japan, Shimane
Work Organizing non-formal International class for kids in a remoted area, and helping local people to clean local shrine and temple!
Volunteers will have private school for elementary school kids for and organize international exchange classes. Also volunteers will clean local area such as shrine or temple, and do weeding in tea farm if local people need it. Also planning international exchange day and invite local people to interact.
Accommodation & Food Local community center. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude to communicate with kids.

 

Project Hokuriku caravan
Code NICE-18-08173
Date 08/17-09/03
Location Japan, Hokuriku
Work Workcamp caravan in Hokuriku area! Various work in three prefectures and promoting about workcamp!
Volunteer visit 3 or 4 campsite in 3 prefectures and work for these village. (1)Maintaining the forest, (2) Agriculture in the vegetable field and (3) Promoting NICE and international workcamp in the culture exchange party. And do some other work for the community.
Accommodation & Food Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet. You don't need to bring your sleeping bag. Volunteers prepare the meals by themselves. Basically, Wi-Fi is not available.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work and simple mountain life in the isolated area, Also respect to the local culture and way of the local organization. The skill for promotion is welcomed!

 

Project Kamakura
Code NICE-18-08191
Date 08/19-08/28
Location Japan, Kanagawa
Work Help to prepare and run the summer festival of the children Home in Kamakura which was a capital city of Japan in the 13th-14th centuries. Nice beach is also near.
Volunteers will work in KCH mainly to prepare/ run/ clean up their bon dance festival on Aug. 26 especially constructing the stage (where Volunteers and others will show performance during the festival) and running the shops. Volunteers will also do some other things like playing with the children in the playground, a dinner with a few elder children, etc.
Accommodation & Food Possibly, a room in the residential building for staff members of KCH. Meals (besides lunch) will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work with the children with special background. Similar type of experience is welcome! Motivation letter is needed! Vols. need to be ready that the main work will be construction
and playing with the kids.

 

Project Nishiwaga
Code NICE-18-08221
Date 08/22-08/31
Location Japan, Iwate
Work Let's be of help for the local elderly farmers in a beautiful country side in Japan! After working, you can also enjoy a relaxing time in natural hot spring.
Volunteers will mainly support to make a biotope and help for elderly local farmers to work on their farm such as cutting glasses or harvesting. Volunteers also work in a facility for the people with disabilities. The schedule of work will be changed due to weather condition, so you need to be flexible! Volunteers will ride rented bicycle between accommodation and working place.
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in shared room in an old house (newly-renovated). Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is NOT necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest in community development, cultural exchange with a local community, and agricultural works.

 

Project Tennen-mura
Code NICE-18-08251
Date 08/25-09/09
Location Japan, Chiba
Work Let's join for revival of beautiful traditional terraced rice field!
Volunteers will help local farmers to take care of terraced rice fields by weeding and harvesting. Volunteers will also help cutting the grass in the ubandaned farm, making herb garden, and woodworking in the villege. The contents of work will be changed due to weather, please be flexible!
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in shared room. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is NOT needed.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interested in Japanese agriculture, positive attitude to work outside in hot weather.

 

Project Shinko 2
Code NICE-18-08271
Date 08/27-09/09
Location Japan, Nagano
Work Let's organize cooking/ English speaking classes in the primary school of the depopulated area! Create a sun flower field with the kids:) Enjoy healthy & tasty vegan!
Volunteers will 1) harvest the sunflowers with the students (age 6-12) in the abandon field which will be converted into oil as renewable energy as a pilot project toward a future industry/ employment, 2) help to run the cooking and English speaking classes and 3) work in the organic rice fields with full of biodiversity and continue the trail maintenance.
Accommodation & Food Public hall. Meals (attention: only vegan food is possible!) will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work with kids and outside. Similar types of experience and Japanese speaking skill are welcome! Volunteers need to accept and enjoy vegan food. Motivation letter is needed!

 

Project Yunodake 2
Code NICE-18-08281
Date 08/28-09/11
Location Japan, Fukushima
Work Let's enjoy rich nature in Iwaki! Maintain forest around Mt. Yunodake area!
1) Maintenance and restoration of chestnut garden. Grass cutting/shrubs clearance where we have planted maple trees. 2) Maintenance of Yunodake mountain retreat nature walk course used for nature observation sessions and nature games, including grass cutting/undergrowth clearance. 3) Maintainance of the coastal forest damaged by the tsunami in the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Accommodation & Food Volunteer stay a Japanese style room. Rooms for men and women. Cooking done in turns. All basic facilities are provided.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest to protect nature and to exchange with people.

 

Project Shintoku
Code NICE-18-08291
Date 08/29-09/11
Location Japan, Hokkaido
Work Organic farming in the wonderful community with challenged people in beautiful nature. They have got the best prize of mountain cheese contest in the world!
Volunteers will 1) join the farm work (weeding and harvest in the vegetable, corn and Japanese noodle fields) and other community work especially cooking, 2) do some work that is hardly done by the daily work of the community with the supervision of the specialists (last year, it was maintenance of pasture) and possibly 3) help to prepare/ run the harvest festival.
Accommodation & Food The community (female and male are separated). Meals will be cooked by volunteers together with the community people by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest and motivation to work and live in this type of community. Respect to their life.

 

Project Tondabayashi
Code NICE-18-08301
Date 08/30-09/13
Location Japan, Osaka
Work Cutting trees in SATOYAMA forest to keep biodiversity and encourage sustainable life!
In the morning, volunteers will work in the forest to maintain it. Cutting woods, pealing skins, cutting bamboos, sometimes chopping firewood. In the afternoon, volunteers will have activities such as discussion about environmental issues, bamboo craft, having a lecture about SATOYAMA.
Accommodation & Food Very simple renovated house and a log house constructed by local people. Cooking with firewood. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest in nature conservation. Adaptability to enjoy a simple lifestyle is needed!

 

Project Onuma 2
Code NICE-18-09021
Date 09/02-09/16
Location Japan, Hokkaido
Work Revive the beautiful lake as 100 years ago through our small, but valuable step by forest maintenance and protection of islands! The place and food are so beautiful here:)
Volunteers will 1) work in the forest (removing some alien conifer trees that disturb growth of other plants and animals, maintain the foot paths, etc.), 2) put many small stones on the shores of the small island in the lake to protect them from the waves caused by the motor boats, 3) remove the alien glasses and collect the garbage and 4) possibly promote to use eco sponges with which you can wash most of the dishes without using detergent.
Accommodation & Food Rooms of the apartment. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary. By the kind offer from the rental shop, each volunteer can use a bicycle that is very convenient to explore the
area! Wi-Fi is available at the visitors center nearby.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Motivation to actively work for the protection of the forest and lake with local people!

 

Project Ino
Code NICE-18-09031
Date 09/03-09/09
Location Japan, Shimane
Work Organizing camp program at local elementary school for kids and their parents. Maintenance of mountain and forest by cutting trees and grass to restore the forest's condition!
Volunteers will organize some camp program which means staying at local elementary school overnight for kids and their parents to provide an opportunity having international interests. And they will do some various kind of works to maintain the nature of forest and mountain. For example, cutting down trees and grass, lopping off dead branches.
Accommodation & Food Local empty house. Local people might prepare beds for you, but you are recommended to bring your own sleeping bag in case. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude to communicate with kids, love nature.

 

Project Ozuchi 4
Code NICE-18-09051
Date 09/05-09/18
Location Japan, Ishikawa
Work Kids camp in the beautiful village. You can enjoy very beautiful nature and Japanese traditional culture with lovely Kids! You feel REAL JAPAN!
Volunteers will work for activate this area. Main work is organizing and preparing for "Kids/Junior English camp". From 6 to 18 years old children join and enjoy international days in the beautiful nature. And we possibly also support "maintaining rice fields and vegetables’ fields" for sustainable life, and do some other work for the community.
Accommodation & Food Renovated house (Japanese traditional house!). Simple shower room. Clean toilet. You don't need to
bring your sleeping bag. Volunteers prepare the meals by themselves. Wi-Fi is not available. There is a cat in this village.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work hard and simple mountain life in the isolated area, Also respect to the local culture and way of the local organization. Speaking Japanese language is welcomed!

 

Project Ojiro
Code NICE-18-09052
Date 09/05-09/18
Location Japan, Hyogo
Work Working in rice fields in the small village, and gathering various kinds of ideas to make the village attractive to visitors!
Maintain the rice field called “tanada”, a traditional Japanese rice field in the mountain area. Tanada here was selected as one of “the 100 most beautiful tanada” in Japan. We will also do some farming work or any work that local people need. We might make signpost of the area for tourists. Discussion about how to make this village attractive.
Accommodation & Food Local community center. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Love nature, flexibility for many types of works

 

Project Kamimamakuchi
Code NICE-18-09071
Date 09/07-09/18
Location Japan, Ishikawa
Work Painting the long fences, harvesting rice, enjoy local festival. You can make Kamimamakuchi village encourage by ART!
Main work is (1) painting the fences (more than 1km!), (2) harvesting rice, (3) cutting brush and grasses for landscape preservation and (4) supporting the local events. We may possibly also support to event with kids/local people and do some other work for the community.
Accommodation & Food The community center in the village. There are clean kitchen and toilet. Volunteers take a shower in the
kindly local people's houses. Please bring sleeping bag! Volunteers prepare the meals by themselves. Wi- Fi is not available.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work hard and seriously and enjoy simple countryside life. Need idea for local revitalization. Speaking Japanese language is welcomed!

 

Project Ooda2
Code NICE-18-09091
Date 09/09-09/25
Location Japan, Shimane
Work Working in nature such as world heritage silver mine, local river and mountain. Making great opportunity for local kids and youth to having international exchange!
Volunteers will do various kinds of work such as maintenance of the bamboo forest around the Iwami Ginzan (cutting down trees and converting into chips), cutting grass in the local mountain to conserve biodiversity, visiting elementary schools to organize classes for international interact, playing sports with youths who are isolated from regular society, cleaning a river, etc.
Accommodation & Food Public house where OGW's office is in. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interest in nature conservation.

 

Project Akame 4
Code NICE-18-09111
Date 09/11-09/25
Location Japan, Mie
Work Working hard for cutting and carrying trees in SATOYAMA forest to keep biodiversity and encourage sustainable life!
Volunteers will cut down trees in the forest and carry them out so that SATOYAMA forest can keep healthy condition for biodiversity. For work, volunteers need to use blades and sometimes machineries with lecture how to use. Work is quite hard from morning to evening even in rain if it’s not so heavy. Sometimes, we may interact with mentally challenged people who are working everyday for the same things as you will do.
Accommodation & Food Volunteers will stay in a log house. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Strong motivation and Physical strength are highly needed.

 

Project Miyoshi
Code NICE-18-09171
Date 09/17-09/23
Location Japan, Tokushima
Work Reconstruct the paths in the mountain and preserve the environment in a hidden hamlet overlooking the clouds!
Reconstruct the paths in the mountain with the local people in order to preserve the environment of the region. The volunteers will be pulling weeds along the paths, creating signs on the paths and helping farmers in the village with pulling weeds and picking vegetables.
Accommodation & Food Aruse elementary school -inn. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns and also served sometimes. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude, and energy!

 

Project Tateya
Code NICE-18-09181
Date 09/18-09/29
Location Japan, Nagano
Work Organic farming in the wonderful community with challenged people and beautiful nature. Feel and appreciate the values of food and life!
Volunteers will help their organic farm (harvesting/ threshing rice, planting vegetables, taking care of animals, etc.) and their house work especially cooking. Volunteers will also carry the things in the mountain to the Maki farm and harvest rice there. Be ready to work for quite a long time (05:30-18:00 with some brakes) and hard.
Accommodation & Food Building for the volunteers and a few members, 5 min. walk from the farm. Meals will be cooked by volunteers together with the community people by turns. Sleeping bag is not necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Good Japanese language is not necessary, but still welcomed. Volunteers need to be physically strong and flexible to respect the way of the local host. Motivation letter is needed!

 

Project Fuchimyo
Code NICE-18-10011
Date 10/01-10/07
Location Japan, Tokushima
Work Help farming at a steep slope farming field which is registered as a Japanese Agricultural heritage and be an organizer for its new special program!
Support picking and planting seasonal vegetables on a steep slope farming field. The volunteers will also be pulling weeds on the roads and fields in the village. In order to revitalize the region through not only agriculture but also tourism, they are trying to invent a program which allows people to stay in the village long-term.
Accommodation & Food Homestay at a house in Fuchimyo village. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeing bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Positive attitude, and energy!

 

Project Misato
Code NICE-18-10101
Date 10/10-10/23
Location Japan, Shimane
Work Let's prepare and join a local festival related to Shintoism to activate people in remoted area and to hand over traditions to the next generation!
Volunteers will mainly prepare and join the local festival. Cut bamboos to make lanterns and some small tools to be used in the festival. Volunteers will also need to practice traditional (but easy) music in every evening with local people to play and walk around the village at the festival. Volunteers will also organize a program in the elementary school to promoting both inter-cultural learning and also the festival to the children.
Accommodation & Food In the local community center. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Interested in Japanese old culture, positive attitude to communication with local people

 

Project Maki 2
Code NICE-18-10171
Date 10/17-10/28
Location Japan, Nagano
Work Organic farming and nature life in the beautiful and traditional mountain communities in Japan. No road for cars, the only way to reach there is by walk for 1.5 hours!
Volunteers will help their organic farm by cutting thatch, threshing rice, selecting beans, taking care of goats and chicken and also carry the things from the town, renovate the trails, help their house works especially cooking, etc. Be ready to work for quite a long time (05:30-18:00 with some brakes) and hard.
Accommodation & Food Building for the volunteers in the farm. Very beautiful cultural heritage! Meals will be cooked by volunteers together with the community people by turns. Sleeping bag is not necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Good Japanese language is not necessary, but still welcomed. Volunteers need to be physically strong and flexible to respect the way of the local host. Motivation letter is needed!

 

Project Rikuzen-takata2
Code NICE-18-10201
Date 10/20-10/26
Location Japan, Iwate
Work Providing support in the affected areas of reconstruction by the force of international volunteers!
The volunteer will help local fisherman (oyster) and farmers(tea,apple,vegetable), people damaged by the tsunami such as reclaim, cutting grass and harvesting as well as organize some activities for children in kids centers and do anything else needed.
Accommodation & Food Home stay at Local host's house. Simple self-catering. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is not necessary. Share room.
Extra Fee No
Requirement High motivation to work for disaster area and respect to the local culture and way of the local's organization! Motivation letter is required. Not have any criminal or sexual or physical abuse record!

 

Project Mima
Code NICE-18-10291
Date 10/29-11/04
Location Japan, Tokushima
Work Support farmers with picking buckwheat and pulling weeds while staying at "Yamanto no Sato" which is a renovated old wooden school!
Support picking buckwheat in the fields by hand.
Also, the volunteers will be pulling weeds on the roads and in the fields in the village.
Accommodation & Food A community center and lodging facility "Yamanto no Sato". Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is necessary.
Extra Fee No
Requirement Motivation and energy!

 

Project Shintoku
Code & Date NICE-LI-SH18-3 04/06-07/01         (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-SH18-4 05/11-08/05         (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-SH18-5 06/29-09/22         (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-SH18-6 08/03-10/28         (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-SH18-7 09/20-12/14         (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-SH18-8 10/26-01/13         (or up to 1 year)
Location Japan, Hokkaido
Work Do various types of agricultural works (planting, weeding, cultivating, harvesting, to make organic vegetables, taking care of animals, milk processing, etc.) as well as house work. Volunteers will develop the rangeland.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Other activities - Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation & Food Shared room (male and female are separated) in volunteer house, cooked as a group by turns (vegetarian is possible!)
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Japanese and some English.
Remarks If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14, 01/13.

 

Project Samegawa
Code NICE-LI-SA 18-2 04/06-07/01 (or up to 8 months)
NICE-LI-SA 18-3 05/11-08/05 (or up to 7 months)
NICE-LI-SA 18-4 06/29-09/22 (or up to 6 months)
NICE-LI-SA 18-5 08/03-10/28 (or up to 5 months)
NICE-LI-SA 18-6 09/20-12/14 (or up to 4 months)
NICE-LI-SA 18-7 10/26-01/13
Location Japan, Fukushima
Work Do various types of agricultural works (planting, weeding, cultivating, harvesting, to make organic vegetables, taking care of animals, milk processing, etc.) as well as house work. Volunteers will develop the rangeland.
Other activities - Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation & Food Shared room (male and female are separated) in volunteer house, cooked as a group by turns (vegetarian is possible!)
Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Japanese and some English.
Remarks If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14, 01/13.

 

Project Kawaba 18-1
Code NICE-LI-KW18-1  07/12-08/31
Work Let's enjoy summer camp with kids and broaden their perspective of through international voluntary service!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Organized together with is “Aruking-club (AKC)”. As a bridge between people and nature, they organize a lot of outdoor activities, like 2 weeks summer camp for kids, nature walking, nature watching, outdoor sports etc.Other activities - Various enjoyable programs with children, exchange parties, etc.
Accommodation & Food Yamanoie, it means “mountain house”. You will have your own room. All basic facilities are provided. There is WIFI here. Volunteers cook by yourself, sometimes you can have dishes with local host. During the camp, cook with kids.
Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking good Japanese (common language will be Japanese)

 

Project Maki
Code & Date NICE-LI-MK 18-1 04/06-07/01 (or up to 7 months)
NICE-LI-MK 18-2 05/11-08/05 (or up to 6 months)
NICE-LI-MK 18-3 06/29-09/22(or up to 5 months)
NICE-LI-MK 18-4 08/03-10/28 (or up to 4 months)
NICE-LI-MK 18-5 09/20-12/14
NICE-LI-MK 18-6 10/26-12/14
Work Let's preserve way of traditional Japanese life in mountain area!Will help their organic farming (weeding in rice and vegetable fields, planting vegetables, taking care of goats and hens, etc.) and also carry the things from the town, renovate the trails, help their house work, etc. Be ready to work for quite a long time (05:30-18:00 with some brakes) and tough.Other activities - Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here). Trekking.
Accommodation & Food Building a straw roof (traditional house in Japan!) in farm, cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian is possible!)
Location Nagano, Japan. In the deep mountain.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking some Japanese (common language will be Japanese) and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or construction can be useful!
Remarks If you want to end on another day, please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14. It was made into a documentary movie about their living life, Kyodo Gakusha Maki Farm on 2015 in Japan. http://arayashiki-movie.jp/

 

Project Tateya
Code & Date NICE-LI-TT18-1 04/06-07/01 (or up to 7 months)
NICE-LI-TT18-2 05/11-08/05 (or up to 6 months)
NICE-LI-TT18-3 06/29-09/22(or up to 5 months)
NICE-LI-TT18-4 08/03-10/28 (or up to 4 months)
NICE-LI-TT18-5 09/20-12/14
NICE-LI-TT18-6 10/26-12/14
Work Let's organic farming with various members in highland!We will help their organic farming (weeding in rice and vegetable fields, planting vegetables, taking care of goats and chicken, etc.) and also making miso and soy-sauce, wooden toy, weaving and dyeing cloths etc. Be ready to work for quite a long time (05:30-18:00 with some brakes) and hard.Other activities - Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation& Food Building for volunteers in the farm, cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian is possible!)
Location Nagano, Japan. Otari village is a small village located in the region of stunning natural beauty in the northern part of Nagano Prefecture, Japan. It is beautiful village near “Japanese Northern Alps”.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking some Japanese (common language will be Japanese) and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization!
Remarks If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14..

 

Project Kurosaki 18-1
Code & Date NICE-LI-KR18-1, 06/23-09/20
Work Let's work in free range egg farm and enjoy blue ocean!Volunteers will support the sustainable grazing chicken farm (ex. Taking care of chickens, making foods for chickens, feeding, picking up eggs etc.) Volunteers will support community beach hut (constructing, organizing, and tearing down it). It is the only one hut on the beach. Sometimes, volunteers will support "balefire night market".Other activities - Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs which it is famous places here!
Accommodation& Food Share house Rokusa. It is located near the farm. Volunteers need to share the house with another volunteer and guest. Cooking as a group by turn (Vegetarian is impossible!). There is WiFi, but only in inside of the house.
Location Ishikawa, Japan. Outstanding Kaga hot-spring villages of the whole country. The manufacturing industry is prosperous, too. Project site in Kurosaki are, "In such a place a beach? is the little-known spot in the secret place.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking good Japanese and strong motivation to work and enjoy simple life in the isolated area and respect to the local culture and way of the local organization! Skills of agriculture or construction can be useful! Male priority.
Remarks Orientation is 23rd June in NICE Osaka office. We NICE Osaka office will have 15th Anniversary party from 24th to 25th June in Kobe(near Osaka). If volunteers want to join it, they can join it.

 

Project Akame
Code & Date NICE-LI-AK18-3 04/06-07/01 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-AK18-4 05/11-08/05 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-AK18-5 06/29-09/22 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-AK18-6 08/03-10/28 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-AK18-7 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-AK18-8 10/26-01/13 (or up to 1 year)
Work Let's conserve satoyama and sustainable life in mountain area!We will do a various working to care of the forest such as cutting trees & branches, maintaining the footpaths etc. We will take care and harvesting mushrooms and chestnuts. We also support to organize some environmental events (e.g., to collect edible wild plants, nature observation) in their field.Other activities - Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation& Food Single room, in the pension named ‘Eco Resort Akame’. Volunteers cook by themselves.
Location Mie, Japan. About 60 km east of Osaka. There are famous falls nearby that many hikers visit.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Requirement - Speaking good Japanese and a little English, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Skype interview is required.
Remarks If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14, 01/13.

 

Project Gose
Code & Date NICE-LI-GS18-3 04/06-07/01 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-GS18-4 05/11-08/05 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-GS18-5 06/29-09/22 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-GS18-6 08/03-10/28 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-GS18-7 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-GS18-8 10/26-01/13 (or up to 1 year)
Work Working hard and healthfully with an organic farmer who is struggling to conserve beautiful culture and scenery in the countryside of Japan!Volunteers will engage the process of organic farming with duties such as cultivating vegetables and rice, weeding, harvesting and packing them for shipment.Other activities - Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, temples and shrines).
Accommodation& Food Volunteers will live by themselves in an old Japanese house. They might stay at local host's house depends on the circumstances.
Location Nara, Japan. It is located in Gose city, Nara pref. which is about 50 km southeast of Osaka.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Requirement - Speaking some English (Japanese is also welcome), strong motivation to work with the host, respect for the local customs and lifestyle, open mind and flexibility.
Remarks If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following
dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14, 01/13.

 

Project Wazuka
Code & Date NICE-LI-WA18-2 04/06-07/01 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-WA18-3 05/11-08/05 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-WA18-4 06/29-09/22 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-WA18-5 08/03-10/28 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-WA18-6 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year)
Work Let's preserve beautiful green tea farm in Kyoto!We will do natural tea farming in abandoned tea farms with EW. After reviving farms, EW will provide it for new tea farmer who want to start as new tea farmer. We will join the local events, weekend workcamp too.Other activities - We have opportunities to show your culture in school. Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (temples, shirines famous places in Nara and Kyoto).
Accommodation& Food Single room at the volunteer’s house. Cooking by themselves.
Location Kyoto, Japan. About 80 km from the center of Osaka. Most of the peninsula was designated as a quasi-national park.It was selected as “one pf the most beautiful villages in Japan” 2013. A famous landscape known as the "Beautiful Tea farms" It is called “Cha-genkyo”.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking some Japanese and English, strong motivation to work with the host, respect of the local customs and life, open mind and flexibility. Local host can speak English.
Remarks If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following
dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14.

 

Project Oda-Yukimiru
Code & Date NICE-LI-OY18-3 04/06-07/01 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-OY18-4 05/11-08/05 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-OY18-5 06/29-09/22 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-OY18-6 08/03-10/28 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-OY18-7 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-OY18-8 10/26-01/13 (or up to 1 year)
Work Let's preserve the beautiful forests in the World Natural Heritage!                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Empowering NEET youth (Communication with them, they can get confidence by the experiences of communicating foreign people, to talk, to do activities). We will do various work to maintain and protect the forests such as cutting bamboos and grasses, burning grasses, etc. Activity blog: http://blog.canpan.info/ohgreen/Other activities - Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation& Food Share the rooms in the house named ‘Yukimi-ru’, it is the center of NEET youth members. Cooked by vols.
Location Shimane, Japan. About 250 km northwest of Osaka. Near the Sea of Japan.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Requirement - Speaking good Japanese! Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language, strong motivation for the host. Interested in nature conservation.
Remarks Pocket money is 30,000 JPY per month. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14, 01/13.

 

Project Hiroshima
Code & Date NICE-LI-HS18-3 04/06-07/01 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HS18-4 05/11-08/05 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HS18-5 06/29-09/22 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HS18-6 08/03-10/28 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HS18-7 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HS18-8 10/26-01/13 (or up to 1 year)
Work Let's work many kind of activities with mentally disabled people!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Empowering people who have disabilities (Communication with them, they can get confidence by the experiences of communicating foreign people, to talk, to do activities), etc. Study theme - Volunteers will get knowledge of organic farming and making handmade craft (Accessories)                                                                                                                                                                                                 Other activities - Participation in the center events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (historical museums, temples and shrines).
Accommodation& Food Share the rooms in the facility named "you-en", it is the disabled people center.
You will cook by yourselves. Lunch will eat together with members in the center.
Location Hiroshima, Japan. Hiroshima City, capital of Hiroshima Prefecture, has a population of about 1,200,000. This city is the largest city in Chugoku region. Hiroshima is the best known as the first city in history to be targeted by a nuclear weapon.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking good English (Japanese is also welcome), strong motivation to work with the host, respect for the local customs and lifestyle, open mind and flexibility. Skype interview is required.
Remarks If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14, 01/13.
Website of local organization : http://www.you-en.org/
Facebook page : https://m.facebook.com/you.en.org/

 

Project Tokushima
Code & Date NICE-LI-TO18-3 04/06-07/01 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-TO18-4 05/11-08/05 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-TO18-5 06/29-09/22 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-TO18-6 08/03-10/28 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-TO18-7 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-TO18-8 10/26-01/13 (or up to 1 year)
Work Let's make beautiful flower road with local people!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Maintaining flowerbed (ex. watering, removing grass etc.), and support for local event “cleaning up river”, “shopping street” with local people to activate the area and communication with local people. Also volunteers will join local some activities and events.                                                                                                                                                         Study theme -Volunteer have opportunities to communicate with local people, to join local events a lot.                                                                                                                                                                                                Other activities - Awa Odori Festival on August, Exchange parties, experiencing Japanese culture, etc. Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation& Food Single room in local apartment house or home stay (Only for female, but it depend on timing).
Breakfast in café, lunch with local people, dinner with local host.
Location Tokushima, Japan. Tokushima City, capital of Tokushima Prefecture, has a population of about 260,000. The city is in northern Tokushima Prefecture where the Yoshino River and its tributaries create a delta.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking good Japanese! Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language, strong motivation for the host.
Remarks If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14, 01/13. Activity blog(English): http://bizandaigaku.jugem.jp/

 

Project Ikata
Code & Date NICE-LI-IK18-3 04/06-07/01 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-IK18-4 05/11-08/05 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-IK18-5 06/29-09/22 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-IK18-6 08/03-10/28 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-IK18-7 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-IK18-8 10/26-01/13 (or up to 1 year)
Work Let's support orange farming in edge of peninsula!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Will help orange farming (It is the main work!! Harvesting, taking care of trees, cutting grass etc., it depend on season! Especially, Nov. to April. is hard!!), support local youth club (If volunteer have chance), and create new activities to animate the town.Other activities - Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation& Food Share room (male and female are separated) at the volunteer’s house. It is traditional Japanese style house. You’ll cook by yourselves.
Location Ehime, Japan. In the edge of Sata Peninsula, surrounded by the sea, so fishing is also famous. There are only 30
houses in this community. The climate is relatively warm though it can be cold in winter.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Be ready that work is for quite a long and hard (Especially, Nov. to April.)
Remarks Pocket money is 20,000 JPY per month. If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14, 01/13.                                                                                                                                                                                          Activity Blog: http://blog.goo.ne.jp/kikuya2009 (Japanese)

 

Project Hirokawa
Code & Date NICE-LI-HR18-3 04/06-07/01 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HR18-4 05/11-08/05 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HR18-5 06/29-09/22 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HR18-6 08/03-10/28 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HR18-7 09/20-12/14 (or up to 1 year)
NICE-LI-HR18-8 10/26-01/13 (or up to 1 year)
Work Let's connect kids and elderly people through symbiotic life!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     We will playing kids after school and during long vacation. During program, there are spring vacation and summer vacation. KI organize Kids camp. We support it. We also support elderly people who stay in KI. We support their activities (ex. farming and taking a walk etc.). Making a oportunity to communicate Kids and elderly people.Other activities - We have chance to join events in Sansonjuku (NICE-LW-KU 17).
Accommodation& Food Single room in volunteer house where it takes few minutes from KI. Meals are provided in KI (Vegetarian is available!). No smoking in building.
Location Fukuoka, Japan. In a relatively mild climate, originate Hirokawa flows from east to Hosshinzan, have poured into the
Chikugo create an elongated basin of the plains in the basin. About 50 km south of Fukuoka city.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Female only. Speaking good Japanese, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, flexibility, friendliness, positive mind.
Remarks If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28, 12/14, 01/13.

 

Project Minamata
Code & Date NICE-LW-MI 18-2, 09/20-12/14
Work Let's make an environmental city, Minamata!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Aim is to make cyclical environmental preservation within the affected areas. We will maintain bamboo forest (cutting bamboo trees etc.), make bamboo charcoals. We will support local farmers (harvesting, taking care of vegetables etc.).Other activities - Participation in the local events etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation& Food Shared the room in local house. Cooking by yourselves.
Location Kumamoto, Japan. Southern part of Kumamoto prefecture in Kyushu, one of the four main islands of Japan. It faces a beautiful semi-closed sea called Shiranui-kai and has some gorgeous natural scenery.
Terminal From Tokyo, 4 hours by airplane (to Kagoshima airport) and bus. You need to arrive at Narita or Haneda airport by 08:00 the 1st day, and can leave Japan after 22:00 on last day).
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking some Japanese! Motivation to learn and speak Japanese language, strong motivation for the host. Local host can speak English.
Remarks Agricultural Assistance Program (Harvesting paper mulberry trees, citrus fruits, onions, etc.). Ocean life investigation, Environmental education etc.

 

Project Awara
Code & Date NICE-LI-AW 18-1 04/06-07/01
NICE-LI-AW 18-2 06/29-09/22
NICE-LI-AW 18-3 09/20-12/14
Work Let's broaden perspective of kids through international voluntary service!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Will 1) organizing the workshop or class for children about cross-cultural understanding, 2) maintaining the old Japanese traditional garden for renovation and 3) maintaining the shrine forest.Other activities - Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here), to join local events.
Accommodation& Food Renovated house (traditional house!). Cooking as a group by turn.
Location Fukui, Japan. About 200 km north east of Osaka. Awara city is an agricultural city and famous for hot spring. It is close to Tojinbo (high cliffs, a natural treasure)
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking some Japanese and good English, strong motivation to work with the host, respect to the local custom and life, open mind and flexibility. Experience of communication with kids can be useful!
Remarks * IMPORTANT!! If you want to end on another day (either shorter or longer), please choose among
the following dates and clearly write on your application form; 05/13, 07/01, 08/05, 09/22, 10/28,12/14

 

Project Kurogi 18-1
Code & Date NICE-LW-KU18-1, 04/28-07/16
Work Let's make international volunteer movement to connect urban and rural areas!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             We will 1) cultivating rice (Ex. rice planting, cutting grass in terraced rice fields (main work), 2) to help local farm (green tea, rice and vegetable, etc.), 3) to involves many people who has interesting environmental projects(Ex. to organize environmental class and to support Sansonjuku events).                                                                                           Other activities - Participation in the local events, many opportunities to learn the local wisdom, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation& Food Egao no mori center (It was Kasahara-higashi elementary school until 2004). Volunteers cook for themselves. There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g.. transportation and meals outside on free days) in some cases.
Location Fukuoka, Japan. Southern part of the Fukuoka prefecture. The Yame city is 482.53 km2. There are so many tee trees and terraced paddy fields.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speak Japanese language!! Respect to the local culture and way of the local organization!
Remarks There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g., transportation and meals outside on free days) in some cases.
Activity Blog:http://egaonomori.exblog.jp/

 

Project Mashiko
Code & Date NICE-LW-MS18-1 05/09-07/28
NICE-LW-MS18-2 09/05-11/24
Work Let's conserve environment with various members from Asia!!We will 1) maintain/ upgrade the children's forest 2) maintain bamboo forest 3) involve many people who has interesting environmental projects (Ex. to organize weekend workcamp) 4) revive the forest in disaster area in Iwaki city, Fukushima that got huge damaged by Tsunami.Other activities - We have opportunities learning leadership, NPO management, group work, that would be useful for your future. Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation& Food Single room in very big beautiful house, it is called Meizai-an. Cooked by vols. by turn. All basic facilities are provided.
Location Tochigi, Japan. Mashiko town is located in the east part of Tochigi prefecture and famous for potter, so the atmosphere of the town is artistic with some cultural heritages. The population of the town is about 25,000.
Extra Fee None
Language Speaking good Japanese.
Remarks There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group in some cases. You need to get special guidance and applications form before you will apply, so send inquiry to us! TCC got one of biggest prize grand prixs about their activity 2017! Activity Blog:http://urx.mobi/zfe4

 

Project Miwa 18-1
Code & Date NICE-LW-MW18-1, 05/17-07/16
Work Let's revival Fukushima through international voluntary movement!!                                                                                                                                                                                                    Will 1) work in rice fields and vegetable with local people, 2) revive the forest in disaster area in Iwaki city that got huge damaged by Tsunami Iwaki city that got huge damaged by Tsunami, 3) to communicate many local people who evacuate from radioactivity.Other activities - We will have a time to learn a leadership, NPO management, group work, that would be useful for your future. Joining the local festivals. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places in this prefecture).
Accommodation& Food Volunteer house. Volunteers cook for themselves. All basic facilities are provided.
Location Fukushima, Japan. Iwaki city is located in the south-eastern corner of Fukushima Prefecture, Iwaki is one the largest city in Japan.
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Speaking good Japanese
Remarks There may be some pocket money to support additional cost by the group (e.g., transportation and meals outside on free days) in some cases.

 

Project Onuma 18-1
Code & Date NICE-LW-ON18-1, 07/21-09/16
Work Let's revive the beautiful Onuma lake!Volunteers will cut alien trees and planting native trees to create better forest around the lake. As raising awareness of locals is important, we will also work along the lake by putting stones, check the pollution and making charcoals to purify the water. Also, volunteers will harvest tomato, potato, etc. Volunteer will join some local festivals to involve local people in this lake conservation movement.Other activities - Excursion, exchange parties, local events, home-stay, farming experience, school visit, sports, etc. Sightseeing, short trip (hot springs, famous places here).
Accommodation& Food Rental house and apartment house near the lake. Cooked by vols. by turn.
Location Hokkaido, Japan. South of Hokkaido islands, in a national park near Hakodate city which is famous for romantic view in the night, especially for sweet couples!
Extra Fee 12,000 yen per one month (6,000 yen from the 4th month) to be paid on their arrivals.
Language Japanese language skill is not necessary though welcomed!
Remarks Activity movie: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVAC_J2dkyI

 

 

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