Vacancy for short term EVS in Greece (4-8 weeks)

This project take place in a small town, called Xylokastro, approximately two hours from Athens. The duration of the EVS is one month.

The aim of the project is not only the conservation and the protection of the forest, but also to use the forest as a “window” into the natural world, helping young people  gain an awareness and knowledge of the environment and their place within it.

Volunteer’s activities:

The activities will include helping to protect the forest of Xylokastro, protect the coast, planting new trees, building new and repairing old footpaths, benches and fences in the forest, participating and organising open-air events; making researches about new and different methods         about how to protect the          nature. The volunteers will also participate in the work of the Information office in Xylokastro, which provides information about the Youth in Action Program.

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starting date: 5th  August 2013, duration: 4 or 8 weeks

Deadline for application: 15 April 2013 

Please send CV and Motivation letter to