4-Week Internship at PRI Master Plan Satellite Site, Konso, Ethiopia

Summary information

This 4-week Internship will involve a lot of practical activities. It should be in the middle of the long rains in South Ethiopia, and at this time and we'll have a lot of work to do on our site, such as maintaining and upgrading soil and water harvesting infrastructure, maintaining and building new dry-stone terraces, upgrading our kitchen to install a new rocket stove and multi-ring wood-stove with an in-built water heater, composting, setting up raised beds in the garden, planting out fruit and timber trees in the field, extending and improving the fencing for animal systems and the project perimeter, improving our compost powered water heating for showers to make a solar-compost hybrid system etc. etc. It's going to be an implementation bonanza of practical Permaculture action.

Booking and further information
Telephone number: 
+251 912 21 46 87
Contact Details: 
Karat Konso
Contact name: 
Alex McCausland
Dates and times
More dates and times information: 
Course hours: 8:30am to 5:00pm daily, with a rest day on Sundays. Accommodation The course fee includes camping and catering for the duration of the course. Accommodation upgrades are available at the following prices: Dorm - US$40 Single - US$400 Double - US$600 Three meals and two snacks (with tea and coffee) will be served daily to the participants from the Eco-lodge restaurant.
15 April 2013 to 11 May 2013
Alex McCausland
Venue information

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