2015 Schedule

August 1st – 14th

Date Activities
8/1 (SAT) Welcome Party, Meeting
8/2 (SUN) Vegetable Garden Work and Iwamura Sightseeing
8/3 (MON) Non-work Day
8/4 (TUE) Support Forest Preservation Activity
8/5 (WED) Support Stencil Workshop
8/6(THU) Support Children’s Day Camp
8/7 (FRI) Visit Ena Kita Elementary SchoolIkebana Experience
8/8 (SAT) Support Forest Preservation Activity
8/9 (SUN) Support Walking Event
8/10 (MON) Non-work Day
8/11 (TUE) Vegetable Garden Work
8/12 (WED) Vegetable Garden Work
8/13 (THU) Cleanup Activity, Appreciation Ceremony、Iwamura Fireworks
8/14 (FRI) End of the Project
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2014 Schedule

4th – 17th August

Date Activities
8/4 (MON) Welcome Party, Meeting
8/5 (TUE) Visit Iwamura Elementary School、Iwamura Sightseeing
8/6 (WED) Vegetable Garden Work、Iwamura Observation
8/7 (THU) Visit Ena Kita Elementary School、Ikebana Experience
8/8 (FRI) Non-work Day
8/9 (SAT) Support Kayak Event
8/10 (SUN) Support Walking EventVisit Japanese Agar Factory
8/11 (MON) Non-work Day
8/12 (TUE) Support Children’s Day Camp
8/13 (WED) Vegetable Garden Work、Stencil Experience、Iwamura Fireworks
8/14 (THU) Vegetable Garden Work
8/15 (FRI) Cleaning Activity、Presentaion on Iwamura Tourism Resources
8/16 (SAT) Appreciation Ceremony、Visit Local Festival
8/17 (SUN) End of the Project
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Overview of Ena City

ena_volunteer_rice_terrace2Ena City (Ena-shi) is a city in the Tōnō region of Gifu Prefecture, Japan. As of April 2015, the city has an estimated population of 52,606. The total area is 504.19 km².

The city was originally founded on April 1, 1954, but it merged with four towns and a village from the former Ena District to form the new city of Ena on October 25, 2004. The other municipalities participating in this merger were: Akechi, Iwamura, Kamiyahagi, Kushihara, and Yamaoka.

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Site location in English

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About the organizer of this project

The volunteer project in Ena is organized by NPO Eureka International.

The mission of NPO Eureka International is to provide opportunities for people to promote a change in perception and to discover their own unique talents through the experience of cultural exchange. We are contributing to the development of a community with positive energy by cultivating people who have an open mind and enjoy being creative and innovative.


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