Volunteer Handbook

 

 

The volunteer handbook is a good resource for people who may be thinking of volunteering but wish to lean more,  or for those committed to visiting the pueblo and needing to prepare for their volunteer experience.

Contents

1. Project history

2. Getting to La Libertad

Bogota to Leticia

Leticia

Leticia to La Libertad

3. Life in the village -what to expect

Climate and clothing

Spanish proficiency

Health

Water

Bathroom and bathing

Waste

Food and cooking

Local wildlife

Communication

Useful things to bring

What to leave behind

Cultural understanding

Free time

4. The Cost and Expectations of Volunteering in La Libertad

Trekking ethics