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The Earth, Here's Our Responsibility

Asociación el Glaucal de la Nava or Building with Earth (Kinoniki Sineteristiki Epihirisi) in Greece

Ronda in Spain or Larisa in Greece, Greece

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Project description

In Spain for two months volunteers will practice different activities of forestry use, livestock management and hunting to conserve the ecosystem and learn about it at the same time, from trained people in the different fields. Some of the experiences : - Sustainable management in forests. They will know one of the most peculiar forests of the Iberian peninsula, the pinsapar. - Management of ecological livestock. - Education and environmental awareness. - Collection of wild fruits. - Beekeeping techniques. Or in Greece for six months or one year. Activities will include food collecting, proceeding and preserving activities ( mushroom or wild fruit picking, marmelades, pickles, sun dried fruits and herbs, storing in root cellars etc). Maintaining the building-facilities of the farm (building, repairing, cleaning, cooking, tidying up). Feeding animals. Farming. Hosting people for workshops and training courses. Taking part in experimental constructions, handcrafts etc.

Volunteer profile

18-30 years old. European Union citizen living in Skaraborg, Sweden.

Placement dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/02/2019 to 31/01/2020


Placement location

Ronda in Spain or Larisa in Greece Greece


Looking for volunteers from

Sweden


Placement topics

Environment and natural protection


Placement deadline

No application deadline