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Junta de Freguesia de Carnide

Junta de Freguesia de Carnide

Junta de Freguesia de Carnide

Largo das Pimenteiras 6, 1600-576, Lisbon, Portugal

www.jf-carnide.pt - +351217121330

description of organisation

Junta de Freguesia de Carnide, as the lowest tier of local government, is in charge of managing its territory and urban planning, managing its budget, services to the population and own human resources, as well as relations with other local partners. In its competences it is included the support, with the adequate means, to activities which are considered as of interest for the local community of social, cultural, educational, sportive, recreational or other nature. It is entitled also to discuss and decide about ways of supporting entities and organizations with the aim of realizing necessary works or events, as well as with the purpose of informing and promoting citizen’s rights.
According with the Strategic Plan for 2014-2017, all the work developed in the parish area by Junta de Freguesia of Carnide reflects the logic of implementation of inter-institutional and inter-disciplinary projects with a strong focus on the social component. The intention is continuing to perform a partnership work, trying to involve all local institutions and public bodies, while taking into consideration the needs and ideas of Carnide residents.
The main priority of Junta de Freguesia de Carnide is the social area, namely the Youth, Education, Culture, Sports, Social Action, and Elder’s Department.
Junta de Freguesia de Carnide has around 85 workers (50 permanent staff and 35 with temporary contract) and it works in several different areas, such as: Participative Management, Public Space, Green Spaces, Social Housing, Information and Counselling, Urban Rehabilitation, Human Resources, Elder’s Department, Culture, Communitarian Development, Education, Sport, Youth, Health, Finances, Trades, Urban Hygiene and Solid Garbage, Environmental Protection, Tourism, Social Action, Safety, Traffic. All those areas have constant and regular activities being developed.
The own nature of Junta de Freguesia de Carnide (Carnide Parish Council), being a public institution, implies working with several different target groups and responding to the needs of the community as a whole.

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
Social obstacles
Educational difficulties
Geographical obstacles

Volunteering project

Project name Project Dates Deadline Status
Evs vacancy at Senior Accademy, Lisbon, Portugal (already approved)
A total of 0 week(s) during the period
Mar 2017 to Feb 2018
01/03/2017 - 28/02/2018
02/02/2017 closed

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: 942939329 | Last updated on 08/02/19

Organisation topics

Intercultural/intergenerational education and (lifelong)learning

Youth (Participation, Youth Work, Youth Policy)

Creativity and culture