Thai Team in Japan on January 2015

Post date: Jan 26, 2015 4:29:16 AM

Tum, Luck and Jam (front)

This is the picture of Tum, Jam and Luck arriving in Japan. In this picture we missed one participant Parin who had participated in Italy camp last October. They all are VSA representatives to participate in Japan ASEAN Voluntary Service (JAVS) which held on 24 - 28 January 2015 at Tochigi, Japan

JAVS is the special program funded by Japan foundation, established by NICE organization which VSA Thailand and SJ Vietnam are the working teams. There are 15 participants from Indonesia, Japan, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam including 4 working teams and 9 hosting and sending organizations.

JAVS program is 3 months program as dividing as

  • Preparation Seminar 24 - 28 January 2015 hosting by NICE Japan

  • Workcamps in 5 countries (Indonesia, Japan, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam)

  • from 1 February - 15 April 2015

  • Evaluation Seminar 18 - 22 April 2015 hosting by VSA Thailand

For the part of VSA Thailand Tum is the working team and ECs of NVDA network, Nongluck will be the camp leader of Folklore Museum project, Songkhla Thailand, Jam will join the workcamp at Semarang, Central Java Indonesia and Parin will join workcamp at Mashiko town, Tochigi prefecture, Japan. After all volunteers finished their own mission, they will participate in evaluation seminar in Thailand.

Parin, Italy camp October 2014

On the other hand now VSA has one more volunteer who is the first time out of Thailand. Tukta, she is now at KURIKOMA (MIYAGI) camp which will be held between 23 January - 1 February 2015 with the 2 meters of the snow level. Let's cheer her up from the freezing.