The Re-Imaginers | Short Term

Short Term Project

8th – 27th of October 2019

Kannavia Village, Cyprus

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

12 volunteers will join our organization for a short term ESC project that will focus on the practical implementation of all of the workshops and material. The short term volunteers will implement all of the materials along with hands-on up-cycling ideas in order to help the rural areas they will be volunteering in to become more sustainable. More specifically the volunteers will: Support the local communities in rural areas to be more sustainable through up-cycling. Develop entrepreneurship activities customized to the needs of the communities and of the youngsters that live in rural areas. Help the community to develop ways of being sustainable and to be more adaptable to change and crises in terms of waste management and up-cycling. Support and promote the idea of reuse and up-cycling in the community, bring in new ideas on how to develop entrepreneurial ideas through up-cycling to support the youngsters leaving in rural areas and out of employment, education and training NEET.

ACCOMMODATION, FOOD AND TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS

The project will take place at a small bungalow village in Kannavia. Participants will be divided into groups of 4 or 6 people and each group will be assigned to an individual house with its own toilet and shower. If any of the participants want to launder anything there will be a single washing machine. Food is also covered. Traveling: Arrival Day 7/10/2019, Departure day 28/10/2019, Participants are allowed to travel 1-2 days before the arrival day or 1-2 days after the departure day.

TRAINING DURING THE PROJECT

Our activities will be based on hands-on workshops about tree planting, harvesting, intrapreneurial study visits, workshops with local practitioners (young and elder) and presentations of different practices amongst the participating countries. Project activities will further focus on enhancing creativity and personal development of participants through a variety of games, role-plays, team-building activities, group discussions, brainstorming, and everyday reflective sessions.

VOLUNTEER PROFILE

Participants involved in this project must have a strong interest in agriculture, creativity, and entrepreneurship. This project involves the participation of people facing (or will to face) unemployment. Young people with fewer opportunities, facing economical, geographical, social obstacles, refugees, immigrants or asylum seekers will be involved. Age Limit: 20-29 years old.

 

How to Apply:

Interested participants  can apply by filling out this form: Application Form

Form more information :  solidarity.planbe@gmail.com