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  • The Unity Eco Village
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    Life in the community:

    We practice the art which we carry within each one of us

    We live here as a community of conscious beings. We take part voluntarily in the community chores which includes cooking ,purchase of supplies, farming activities , maintenance of tools, cleaning the community space and any other activities which are incidental for community living

    We engage with the local village people especially with children and host workshops for them

    We also host art workshops for the outside world to give them an experience of life in a serene natural environment

    How we sustain the community

    The community activities are co-ordinates by the ‘Stewards of the community’ and carried out by all community members. The Managing committee of the community (founders and other elected members) will provide the policy guidelines to the community and observe the community’s activities whether they are aligned with the spirit of ‘unity Eco Project’.

    Life in the community:

    We practice the art which we carry within each one of us

    We live here as a community of conscious beings. We take part voluntarily in the community chores which includes cooking ,purchase of supplies, farming activities , maintenance of tools, cleaning the community space and any other activities which are incidental for community living

    We engage with the local village people especially with children and host workshops for them

    We also host art workshops for the outside world to give them an experience of life in a serene natural environment

    How we sustain the community

    The community activities are co-ordinated by the ‘Stewards of the community’ and carried out by all community members. The Managing committee of the community (founders and other elected members) will provide the policy guidelines to the community and observe the community’s activities whether they are aligned with the spirit of ‘Well Being Project’.

    The community is mainly funded by the community members’ contribution.
    We also raise funds from the paid art workshops/ events and gatherings conducted for external people.

    We accept donations from like-minded people who share the passion for self sustainable community living.

    General Instructions to volunteers

    -All volunteers who are coming to live in ‘Eco village’, kindly read the below instructions and follow them throughout your period of stay both in the community as well as when you are visiting the nearby villages and forests.

    * Every community members’ involvement , dedication and passion for community living is essential for the smooth functioning of the community

    * Participate voluntarily in all the activities of the community

    * Be respectful and friendly with everyone.

    * Dress appropriately considering the local cultural sensitivity

    * Maintain good standard of personal hygiene and cleanliness in the living areas

    * Be appreciative of nature and excise awareness in using all resources

    * We are living in a forest which is inhabited by lot of species of birds and animals. Make sure we don’t cause any sort of disturbance to these beings. Familiarise yourself about the safety practices and follow them all the time.

    -Responsibilities of Steward/ Long term volunteers

    * Co-ordinating day to day activities of the community. Identify volunteers to carry out the routine activities to be performed and oversee them for proper execution

    * New volunteers’ orientation. On arrival of new volunteers, brief them about the values and practices of the community. Make sure to complete the administrative tasks relating to new volunteer registration. Take the new volunteers for a tour around the place to make them get familiarized with’ where is what’ in the community.

    * Conduct community gathering to have discussion with the community members about different aspects of the community

    * Initiate projects based on the interests and skills of the community members to encourage different arts

    * Learn about the local legal requirements from the community and work with the administrative team for its proper compliance.

    * Every month forecast the financial requirement of the community and ensure we have enough funds to run the month smoothly. Also review every month’s receipts and expenses of the farm and take actions to improve the optimum usage of funds

    * Understand the local seasonal conditions for different period of the year and make necessary arrangements to ensure the community is fully prepared.

    The Unity Eco Village
    Chapakot, Pokhara 33709
    Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)

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    Unity Eco Village Chapakot

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  • Unity Eco village project- Introduction
    The vision of creating a platform to spread peace and joy in the world by nurturing & protecting nature while promoting Eco tourism. We see nature & mother earth as a living entity and believes in living with the land, with music, Arts as essentials for a peaceful and joyful life.

    We welcome volunteers of every kind be it architecture, Eco construction, music, literature, arts, anyone who believes in sustainable living in harmony with nature in all its form , to come and be the part of the community. As a community we listen to each others art, learn from each other and grow together & contribute our bit for a world with peace, joy & compassion.

    Our core values:

    Eco - orientation – Eco living is the primary purpose of this community. All our activities should be aligned either directly or indirectly towards nurturing nature.

    Eco-friendly practices- we conduct all the activities of the community in a manner which is Eco-friendly that includes

    Minimal use of plastic and other non-bio degradable materials

    Segregation and proper disposal of non-biodegradable wastes

    Vegetarianism – we as a community adapt vegetarian diet to make the community comfortable for everyone

    Mutual respect and co-operation – we treat everyone with respect and do not tolerate discrimination of any sort. We also live with co-operation which emerges naturally and voluntarily among the community members by understanding the spirit of community living. We use non-violent communication in all our interactions and resolve our difference of views through healthy open discussions

  • The Unity Eco Village
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