Alternative Reading Week: Nicaragua
Alternative Reading Week: Nicaragua 

Application deadline: The deadline for this program has passed. Thank you for your interest.

Dates: February 15 - 24, 2014. Dates of mandatory pre-departure training are to be determined.

ALL-INCLUSIVE COST: $2,750  (Bursaries are available on a needs-basis)
Price includes return airfare from Winnipeg, program fee, food and accommodation, travel insurance, sightseeing excursions, all in-country transport, IDI training, and comprehensive pre-departure training.

This incredible 10-day placement is focused on human rights, disaster risk management, and agriculture.  You will work alongside community members in the rural town of Somotillo on a project facilitated by our trusted partner, Lutheran World Federation. You will also have the opportunity to explore the sights of Nicaragua, from the colonial town of Granada to Masaya Volcano! Come prepared to get your hands dirty! Participants are eligible for recognition on their Co-Curricular Record (CCR).

Contact: Susie Taylor, Service-Learning Coordinator
(204) 474-8612
susie_taylor@umanitoba.ca