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Borobudur Village Heritage Project located nearby the Borobudur Temple Compound. The Borobudur Temple Compounds is the greatest Buddhist temple in the world. Nominated as one of World Heritage List, The Borobudur Compounds has the most complete Buddhist relief. In a year, there are approximately 2.9 million people came to see and learn Borobudur Temple Compound history and philosophy. Even so, people living nearby the sites were sees Borobudur only as a tourist attraction. Local community, who supposed to be the first guard line on sustainability preservation activity, mostly works as vendor in Borobudur Temple Compound. Starting in 2016, collaborated with local community and stakeholder, we want to raise awareness of local people to be more involved in preserving their own cultural site. We believe that Borobudur Temple Compound should be preserved not only by visitor who come to Borobudur, but also people living nearby.
1. To enlarge Borobudur Temple Compound heritage project issue on local community
2.To improve local community participation to preserve Borobudur Temple Compound as their own culture
3.Provide opportunities, life experience, that shared among participants and local residents with the rhythm of local life
Understanding Borobudur Temple
This famous Buddhist temple, dating from the 8th and 9th centuries, is located in central Java. It was built in three tiers: a pyramidal base with five concentric square terraces, the trunk of a cone with three circular platforms and, at the top, a monumental stupa.
Work in an organized and active way toward a particular goal, typically a political or social one. A creative campaign to promote arts and cultural activities to the community, with the aim to preserve local culture
Cross Cultural Understanding
Cross Cultural Understanding derived from three words that cross, cultural, and understanding, of the three words different meanings. Understanding of the Cross is cross-culture, the culture between both countries that lasted through the mass media or through other means mutually influence each culture. Culture is the "glue" that binds a group of people together.
You need to contact an organisation in your country of residence or in a neighboring country to apply in our project. We do not send and host volunteer as individual.
You can apply directly to us by send you application form. We open recruitment for volunteers, camp leader, peer volunteer in certain date, please check our website regularly to keep updated.
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