Ecocentric volunteering


Ecocentric volunteering

Culture and education association UKE

Lovinac, Croatia

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

11 month project for 2 volunteers on a family farm in a small village Lovinac in rural mountain region of Croatia. It is a permacultural farm with a big garden, small greenhouse, chickens, ducks, donkeys and a dog. No WIFI. Working tasks depend on the season / time of the year, gardening, mulching, planting, preparing wood, cutting wood, taking care of the animals, construction works, making pickles, jams, syrups ...

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Accommodation is rented house near the farm, simple house with basic living conditions, heating is on wood, so you need to make fire and keep fire during cold parts of the year. Vegetarian food is provided. Travel cost refund is in the amount of max 180 eur if your location is within 100 - 499 km from Lovinac and 275 eur if your location is within 500 - 1999 km from Lovinac by the Erasmus+ distance calculator: https://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/resources/distance-calculator_en Travel costs are refunded only if the volunteer stays for 11 months.

Training during the activity

You will learn by doing, learn from experience through working with our volunteer coordinator. Books and educational materials about permaculture and organic farming can be used. You will take part in on-arrival and mid-term training for volunteers organized by the Croatian National agency.

Participant profile

Age 18 -30, can stay during the whole 11months of the project. This project is for your if: You are excited by nature, capable of handling all its positive sides as well as challenges. You are a person that likes nature and wants to learn and share a scope of skills. You are diligent, on time, pro-active, patient, brave, adaptable, willing to learn and likes simple living, and before all you are interested to learn about Permaculture, including self sustainability, ecology, preservation of environment and species.

Activity dates

01/12/2021 ila 30/11/2022 arasını kapsayan sürede toplam 44 hafta


Activity location

Sv. Mihovila 11, 53244 Lovinac Croatia


Looking for participants from

Avusturya, Bosna Hersek, Belçika, Bulgaristan, Çek Cumhuriyeti, Almanya, Danimarka, Estonya, Finlandiya, Yunanistan, İtalya, Lüksemburg, Macaristan, Fransa, İrlanda, İzlanda, Liechtenstein, Litvanya, Letonya, Hollanda, Norveç, Polonya, Portekiz, Slovakya, İsveç, Ukrayna


Activity topics

Çevre ve doğal koruma


Deadline for applications

Son başvuru tarihi: 30/11/2021