Volunteers Centre Skopje is looking for volunteers, 18-30 years old, from Macedonia to participate in a Team Volunteering project “The Forest is Our Home” in Portugal.
Place: Arrouquelas, Rio Maior, Portugal
Date: 26.7.2022 – 26.8.2022
About the project:
The volunteers will participate in several activities of work, creation, responsibility and fellowship and interaction with locals of Arrouquelas. It is a project that aims to help the village preserve its surrounding forest, and prevent fires.
The activities to be carried out include:
- Maintenance of public spaces under “H2O” responsibility (Fire surveillance tower, Village fountains, Garden places, Church, Rural roads).
- Organize camping for all participants.
- Organize and keep surveillance routes.
- Participate in forest surveillance shifts in the watchtower.
- Create a Facebook page, which will serve as a diary of the activities carried out and that will be updated by the participants.
- Participation and promotion of a workshops/urban art/ simulations/ representation related to awareness of fire prevention and promotion of good practices of forest preservation.
Technical Details: the project is funded by ERASMUS+, so all travel costs (up to 360 euros) will be reimbursed according to ERASMUS+ regulations. Accommodation, insurance, food and pocket money will be provided.
How to apply?
- Fill in the application form in English —> Application form
- Attach your CV in English in the application form.
Application deadline: 07.07.2022
The applicants will be informed after the deadline when the selection of the participants is final.