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Grupo de Socorro Animal de Portugal

Grupo de Socorro Animal de Portugal


SOS Animal

Estrada Paço do Lumiar, Lt R4, loja A, 1600-545 Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

www.sosanimal.ong.pt  - +351962566964

description of organisation

SOS Animal is a private, non-profit association that aims at the protection and defense of all animals and their habitat, through training and information for humans, in order to stimulate compassion, respect and understanding for all species.SOS Animal regular activities include:- Capturing and sterilizing stray animals- Providing medical care and shelter for abandoned animals in need- Promoting adoption campaigns and raise awareness against the commercial trade of animals- Organizing and promoting awareness-raising campaigns against cruelty towards animals, abandonment of domestic animals and entertainment events with performing animals (such as bull fights, circus, aquatic shows, etc)- Providing training to the general public in issues regarding basic animal care and public health matters- Promoting and sharing information about vegetarianism and veganism- Lobbying for changes in the Portuguese animal-rights legislation

inclusion topics

This organisation is willing to involve volunteers who face situations which make their participation in activities more difficult, from the following categories for different types of project:

Inclusion categoryReceiving projectsSending projectsCoordinating projectsHosting organisationSupporting organisation
Geographical obstacles
Economic obstacles
Cultural differences

This organisation is accredited to run projects under Erasmus+ Volunteering and the European Solidarity Corps.

Scope Volunteering

Role Expiry date
Receiving31/12/2020
PIC no: 937376088 | Last updated on 19/03/2015

Organisation topics

Environment and climate change

Natural sciences

Creativity and culture