Cultural site     Natural site    Mixed site
 Africa
Kenya, WHV01
Date: 7/5 - 7/20

아프리카의 끝없는 초원을 종횡무진하던 마사이족그들의 삶의 터전을 가꾸고 삶의 이야기를 들어봅니다.

Program Description :
The project’s aim is to raise awareness among the local community “the Massai”, young people and concerned authorities about the urgent need to safeguard and protect their natural and cultural heritage against bad cultural practices and poachers, who continue to threat the survival of the local biodiversity.

Work/Activities
The volunteers will be involved in activities such as planting trees for environmental conservation. They will also assist in teaching English in local schools and organise interactive activities with children. The project foresees classroom programs related to the promotion and preservation of World Heritage in primary schools in Maasai Mara, a school drawing contest and a world heritage sports tournaments with the community.

-Start date: 5th July, 2018
-End date: 20th July, 2018
-Orientation date: morning on 4th July, 2018

Location : Narok Maasai Mara, Kenya

Accommodation : Volunteers will stay in school dormitories. Accommodations are very simple

 Asia

China, WHV02
Date: 6/23 - 7/2

지역의 문화 행사를 넘어 세계인의 축제로 거듭나고 있는 나차(NA-TCHA)축제!
‘동과 서의 만남’을 볼 수 있는 특별한 마카오 문화를 접하게 되는 최적의 프로젝트!
나차축제와 퍼레이드, 워크샵을 참여하면서 즐거운 문화 지킴이 활동을 함께 해보아요.

Program Description:
The Feast of Na-Tcha and its Parade is one zof the most attractive local cultural events. Na-Tcha is a Taoist child god who keeps away the evils and protects people. Not only in Macau, the folk belief of Na-Tcha also exists in many other places in China with a long history. Although the Feast is not a public holiday in Macau, many people will still celebrate it as a main Taoism activity.

This workcamp is organized by Macau New Chinese Youth Association (MNCYA) – an active youth organization in Macau, and it is mainly about traditional culture preservation and cultural heritage promotion, through a series of workshops and participation in the Feast and Parade. Thus, it provides a very good opportunity for our volunteers to join the festival as a cultural event, to get familiar with the Macau World Heritage, experience the unique “East meets west” culture while working along with the local people.

Location : Macau, China

Accommodation : YMCA Hostel (Sleeping bag is not necessary)


China, WHV03
Date: 7/21 - 8/1 

15~20세기에 걸쳐 완성된 46채의 가옥, 푸젠성 토루.
중국 남동부의 아름다운 산으로 둘러싸인 이곳에서
현지인들과 세계문화유산 보존의 가치와 아이디어를 나누어요.

Program Description:
Learn why and how to renovate Tulou and assist in renovating and beautifying its surrounding environment - Continue the building of a Tulou wall - Share the World/Cultural Heritage of your country with the local people - Interact with local villagers through cultural activities - Participate in discussion on change making stories or ideas on world heritage preservation and sustainable building structures whether they are from your country or from others.

Location : Fujian, China

Accommodation : Workcampers will be staying in an old village school dormitory with simple beddings. A cooking and cleaning schedule will be arranged at the beginning of the workcamp, and workcampers will take turns with cooking and cleaning chores. There will be a day where volunteers may cook and share their own country’s food.


India, WHV04
Date: 7/16 - 7/29

1,500m에서 6,000m의 해발고도, 375 생물종이 존재하는 그레이트 히말라야 국립공원
식목, 식생 보호, 생물 다양성 알림용 교육 그림 그리기 활동을 하면서 국립공원에 있는
생물들의 다양성을 보존하는데 힘을 보태보아요!

Program Description:
The 90,540ha property includes the upper mountain glacial and snow meltwater sources of several rivers, and the catchments of water supplies that are vital to millions of downstream users. The GHNPCA protects the monsoon-affected forests and alpine meadows ofthe Himalayan front ranges.

This project will be implemented in coordination with UNESCO World Heritage centre, archaeological survey of India and the great Himalayan national park, the local school and community.

Work/Activities:
- Interaction with ASI
- Learning sessions with the Park officials
- Bio diversity conservation
- Tree plantation
- Awareness rally on conserving natural resources and ecology
- Conservation educations in schools in buffer villages
- Drawing educational pictures to promote bio diversity

Location : Sairopa in the district of Kullu in Himachalpradesh

Accommodation : In a rented Guest house or Hostel, with shared rooms.


Indonesia, WHV05
Date: 8/8 - 8/21

한 번쯤 직접 보고 싶은 세계 최대 불교건축물 보로부두르 사원.
이곳의 매력에 푹 빠져
문화유산 홍보와 캠페인에 함께 참여해요.

Program Description:
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.
Create fun atmosphere for kids in village to studying Borobudur Temple Compound and the history of it by storytelling, games, drawing, etc. Create creative media to promote local heritage, raising awareness local people about their heritage by campaign, either a cross-cultural understanding class.

Location : Central Java, Indonesia

Accommodation : Volunteer house will be provided by local community with shared toilet and bathroom, sleeping bag and mattress needed, and self-cooking.


Indonesia, WHV06
Date: 8/6 - 8/17

힌두교의 3대 신 중 하나인 '시바(Shiva)'
그리고 그 시바신에게 봉헌된 가장 큰 힌두 사원, 프람바난 사원
10세기에 만들어진 이 사원에서 시바 예술의 아름다움을 함께 느껴보아요!

Program Description:
Prambanan temple compounds are a UNESCO world heritage site in Indonesia which is one of the largest temple compounds in Southeast Asia.

Work/Activities :
Volunteers will have restoration work. Besides, before the restoration work, the volunteers will have one day orientation about how to do the restoration and given information about the history of the temple, so that the volunteers really gain a lot of knowledge about the temples and the process of restoration.
As the volunteers live in the local community of Bugisan village, they also have activities in the local school with the local students. They will promote to the students how to preserve the temple and do some activities like students competition, culture exchange etc. The volunteers will also campaign about world heritage preservation to the local community as well as the visitors related to the world heritage especially Prambanan temple compounds.

Location : Bugisan village is located in Klaten regency, 25 km east of Yogyakarta

Accommodation : in local host family (basic conditions, sleeping bag and mat needed), where they will also receive food. Prefer no vegan (strict vegetarian).


Korea, WHV7
Date: 7/30 - 8/10 

부여, 공주, 익산 3개 도시에서
700년을 이어간 백제 왕국을 느껴보고
세계문화유산 보존의 중요성을 널리 알려요.

Program Description:
In July, 2015, Baekje historic areas became a World Heritage site. UNESCO World Heritage Committee adopted a statement of the Outstanding Universal Value(OUV) for the Baekje historic areas the reason why contributed to the cultural development in the ancient East Asia. The aim of this project is promoting the importance and value of the Baekje Historic areas to local people and volunteers from over the world and raising its awareness.
Participants will organize the global culture camp for youth not only to give them awareness of world heritage site but also experience cultures of other conturies. In addition, they will be known more about the importance of world heritage but also to teach how the other country treat the world heritage through this project.

Location : Seocheon, Chungcheongnam-do

Accommodation : Shared rooms with other volunteers in the school dormitory /Meals are provided.


Philippines, WHV08
Date: 7/15 - 7/28

볼 것들이 넘치는 세계유산도시 비간!
이곳에 400명이 넘는 청년리더가 모여 청년정상회담을 꾸려봅니다.
현지 봉사자들과 함께 공예, 요리 활동 등을 하며 색다른 즐거움도 느낄 수 있어요!

Program Description:
The volunteers will be helping in the organizing of the 1st National Heritage Youth Summit to gather around 400 youth leaders all over the Philippines. Volunteers will be hosting, facilitating and managing several activities together with the local volunteers. Furthermore, there are interactive activities that are planned for this celebration. Volunteers will also join activities such as pottery making, local weaving, local dishes cooking, and old houses renovation

Location : Vigan, Ilocos Sur Province approximately 8 hours away from Manila

Accommodation : Accommodations will be in the dorm typestyle with a minimum of 4 people sharing in the room and maximum of 6 people.

 Europe
Armenia, WHV09
Date: 7/12 - 7/25

7세기 중반에 아르메니아 건축의 걸작으로 불리는, 즈바르트노츠 대성당
종교 건축물의 의미를 넘어서 아르메니아 건축과 예술 발전에 지대한 영향을 미친,
대성당의 숭고한 아름다움을 같이 확인해봐요~

Program Description:
Zvartnots has “survived” only in ruins, as it was completely destroyed by a powerful earthquake in the 10th century. However, even the ruins of this temple give us the idea of its rare and majestic beauty.

Work/Activities:
For the future generations, to keep it in worthy conditions to allow the visitors to be spiritually enriched and to contemplate the beauty and the splendour of this monument.
- Maintenance of the territory - removing the over-grown grass, weeds.
- “National sounds of Zvartnots” – learning Armenian national dances, songs.
- Cultural program – “My impressions about World Heritage“. Power point presentations of the volunteers on their impressions and feelings about the project and plans for the future.
- Presentation of the countries the volunteers come from, and of the UNESCO World Heritage Objects existing there.

Location : Zvartnots Cathedral(20 km from capital Yerevan), Armavir Province (Marz)

Accommodation : Guest house on the territory of the Cathedral.

Finland, WHV 10
Date: 8/5 - 8/18

핀란드가 스웨덴 왕국 영토에 속하던 1748년부터 지어진 핀란드의 요새 '수오멘린나 요새'
200여개의 건물들과, 6km의 방어벽으로 둘러싸인 거대한 해상요새로 초대합니다.

Program Description:
The camp host is the governing body of Suomenlinna. Suomenlinna (Sveaborg) is a sea fortress, built gradually from 1748 onwards on a group of islands belonging to the district of Helsinki. Suomenlinna will be active with the volunteers in getting a maximum amount of exposure for the World Heritage volunteers via the social media as it happens. The results will be used to promote Suomenlinna`s World Heritage status and the continuing need to protect and develop it.

Work/Activities:
The camp aims to include the volunteers in the landscape maintenance management. There are lots of areas where the tasks cannot be performed by machinery so the volunteers will work with the gardeners. The volunteers will perform visitor information tasks under the supervision of the staff. In the busy month of August the number of visitors can exceed 200 000 and majority of them are foreign. They have also penciled in joint activities with local operators, artists and artisans.

Location : Helsinki. There is a 15 minutes ferry ride from the centre of Helsinki

Accommodation : in a hostel, most meals will be provided, sometimes cooking by the group.

German, WHV 11
Date: 7/28 - 8/11

독일 최고의 문학작가 괴테, 실러가 말년을 보내면서 고전주의의 꽃을 피운 곳, 바이마르.
최고의 문학작가들의 고뇌하며 걸었을 바이마르의 공원과 건물들을 지켜보아요.

Program Description:
The World Heritage site "Classical Weimar" comprises eleven separate buildings or ensembles. On four of them, the World Heritage Volunteers project will take place (Park on the Ilm, Belvedere Park, Tiefurt Park and Ettersburg Park). The project combines preservation and protection activities at the site with an educational part, which aims at sustainable management of natural and cultural heritage and also at promoting the site.

Work/Activities:
The project aim is supporting the revitalisation of abandoned parts of the Belvedere Park. The volunteers will – based on historical plans and in intensive cooperation with the site management – uncover and restore historical paths which disappeared some decades ago. A part of the group will – alternating from day to day – carry out different gardening, preservation and protection works in the other parks belonging to the World Heritage site as a model of common practical work in mixed groups of international volunteers and local workers, which enables participants to get to know the diversity of the World Heritage site Classical Weimar at the same time.

Location : Weimar

Accommodation : shared 6- or 8- bed-room in a hostel in the city

German, WHV 12
Date: 8/12 - 8/25

지난 2,000년동안의 교역 문화를 풍성하게 만들었고,
자연이 준 선물인, ‘계곡’이라는 특성으로 다른 독일 지역에서 볼 수 없는 다양한 식물군이 뿌리를 내린 라인계곡. 다양함이 만나 새로움을 만든 라인계곡이 여러분을 기다립니다.

Program Description:
The Upper Middle Rhine Valley is an outstanding organic cultural landscape, the present-day character of which is determined both by its geomorphologic and geological setting and by the human interventions, such as settlements, transport infrastructure, and land use, that it has undergone over two thousand years.

Work/Activities:
Under the guidance of experienced masons, the volunteers will restore parts of the historical dry stone wall system between the former vineyards. Aside, the participants will support the maintenance of biotopes by cutting long-grass meadows at slopes with brush cutters; the traditional way to cut grasses with scythes will be taught too. Moreover, at some of the countless meadows, the volunteers will top trees and cultivate the tree pits from scattered fruit trees, which are typical for the region. During all these hands-on works, the volunteers will have the possibility to get to know different places of the Upper Middle Rhine Valley. They will gain practical skills and learn about biodiversity and the endangered fauna and flora. A rich study part will give the theoretical background of the project.

Location : Rhineland-Palatinate

Accommodation : shared 6- or 8- bed-room in a hostel in the city

Russia, WHV13
Date: 7/15 - 7/28 

러시아에서 ‘북쪽의 베네치아(Venice of the North)’로 불리는 생트페테르부르크(레닌그라드)
대규모 도시 계획의 본보기인 이곳에서 다양한 건축양식의 향연을 만끽해보세요~

Program Description:
The 'Venice of the North', with its numerous canals and more than 400 bridges, is the result of a vast urban project begun in 1703 under Peter the Great. Later known as Leningrad (in the former USSR), the city is closely associated with the October Revolution. Its architectural heritage reconciles the very different Baroque and pure neoclassical styles, as can be seen in the Admiralty, the Winter Palace, the Marble Palace and the Hermitage.

Work/Activities:
The volunteers will be engaged in the park maintenance works such as taking care of plantation of trees; mowing the meadows; curing the trees; cleaning the hollows; sweeping the grounds; and improving the paths around Monument. They will also make a WH panels about the World Heritage property. On the fortifications volunteers will work to clean up the coast of the Finnish Gulf, to paint the fragments walls of the fortress. The volunteers will prepare a dance/performance to promote the site .It might be the mysterious fortunes of famous historical persons and events .The project will have a study part (workshop): volunteers will make a presentation about the projects for modern using of the park area. ew days volunteers will visit and work in some other World Heritage sites near St-Petersburg: Gatchina, I. Repin Estate "The Penates" and others.

Location : Solovetsky Archipelago, Arkhangelsky region

Accommodation : in tents in a well-equipped camping of the garden.

 Latin America
Mexico, WHV14
Date: 7/28 - 8/12

포포카테페틀(Popocatepetl)산비탈에 위치한 14개의 수도원.
눈이 어지러울 정도로 섬세한 아름다운음 지닌 멕시코의 종교 건축양식을 만나게 될거에요.

Program Description:
These 14 monasteries stand on the slopes of Popocatepetl, to the south-east of Mexico City. They are in an excellent state of conservation and are good examples of the architectural style adopted by the first missionaries – Franciscans, Dominicans and Augustinians – who converted the indigenous populations to Christianity in the early 16th century. They also represent an example of a new architectural concept in which open spaces are of renewed importance. The influence of this style is felt throughout the Mexican territory and even beyond its borders.
The main objective of the project is to develop strategies for working with schools and educational organisations in order to raise awareness about the site and its value among young students. In return, they will become the site’s guardians or ambassadors, through trainings focusing on the conservation of the archaeological heritage.

Work/Activities :
Cleaning the site and the atrium with the support of local people.
To provide a better management and promote World Heritage sites, they will have the opportunity to make a presentation about their country’s heritages for local students and make a survey for the site management authorities by interviewing tourists and members of the community who visit the site.

Location : Morelos and Puebla States Municipalitie

Accommodation : The volunteers will be housed in various places in each community.

Mexico, WHV15
Date: 7/15 - 7/28

5개의 언덕 위 높은 곳에 위치한 마야문명의 요새도시, 소치칼꼬.
도시유적 소치칼꼬는 지금 어떤 모습으로 우리를 맞이해줄까요?
옛 영광이 서린 소치칼꼬를 직접 만나보세요

Program Description:
Xochicalco is an archaeological site of the Epiclassic and is one of the most important sites in the State of Morelos. This place has a great architectural importance, because thanks to it you can know the economic and research activities of that time.
Heritage care activities will be carried out with the local population and continue the work of appropriation of this important cultural heritage site.The volunteers will improve the conditions of the site doing cleaning work, improving the sidewalks and making fire ways. They will interact with local communities with visits and workshops on WHV in elementary and secondary schools.

Location : Miacatlan, Morelos, México

Accommodation : The volunteers will be housed in various places in each community.

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