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Sociedade Portuguesa para o Estudo das Aves

Sociedade Portuguesa para o Estudo das Aves


Avenida João Crisóstomo, 18, 4 drt, 1000-179 Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal - +351213220430

description of organisation

SPEA is a non-governmental organisation that works for the conservation of birds and their habitats in Portugal. Our mission is to work for the study and conservation of birds and theirs habitats, contributing to the natural heritance sustainable development that will belong to the next generation.
- Promote, dynamize and diffuse biological bird studies and development of scientific bases and techniques for management and conservation.
- Promote conservation of wild bird populations and theirs habitats in Portugal
- Contribute to promote ornithology and its valorisation.
- Promote activities of environmental education directed to our members, students of different degrees and general population
As a not-for-profit association, it depends on the support of its members and other donors to pursue its objectives. It is ruled by the statutes, the Intern Regulations, the General Assembly deliberations furthermore by the Civil Code and Complementary Legislation.
Nowadays there are about 45 people working for SPEA, mainly in the headquarterheadquarters at Lisbon and in Azores and Madeira Island.archipelagos. The staff is young with ages between 25 and 45 and multidisciplinary with specialists in birds, environmental education and finance and marketing.

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
Cultural differences
Economic obstacles

Volunteering project

Project name Project Dates Deadline Status
EVS vacancies at SPEA, Lisbon, Portugal
A total of 0 week(s) during the period
Jun 2017 to May 2018
01/06/2017 - 31/05/2018
15/01/2017 closed
A total of 0 week(s) during the period
Mar 2018 to Feb 2019
01/03/2018 - 28/02/2019
14/01/2018 closed
Nature Conservation Traineeship UK (Erasmus+/IndividualPays)
A total of 12 week(s) during the period
Jul 2019 to Aug 2023
01/07/2019 - 01/08/2023
31/12/2037 open

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

Scope Volunteering

Role Expiry date
PIC no: 941263848 | Last updated on 24/08/2018

Organisation topics

Natural sciences

Environment and climate change