European Friends for Green Trends
Location: Opatija, Croatia
Period: 01/02/2016 – 31/01/2017
Deadline: 24 December 2016
Udruga Žmergo is looking for one volunteer from Czech Republic, who is interested in environment protection, sustainable development, creativy and culture and graphic design. The volunteer placement will be in quickly developing organisation, which is working on various projects connected with sustainable development, environment protection and cultural heritage. Zmergo is trying to create an inspiring environment in which all the EVS volunteers can take initiative and be a part of a team. The project will take place in Opatija, a sea town in western Croatia, just southwest of Rijeka on the Adriatic coast.
Association Zmergo is a Croatian civil society organization based in Opatija. It was founded in 1994. by local enthusiasts inspired to improve the quality of life in local community, as well as on national level. Main aims of our activity are preserving the environment, protecting natural and cultural heritage and promoting sustainable development. Also, association dedicates itself to producing and implementing projects that are directed towards education and promotion of positive values.
– event management – planing and implementing different types of events, mostly for national campaign Zelena cistka and celebration of ecological dates,
– IT projects – preparation of promotional materials for different Zmergo’s projects, working with databases and web administration, preparation of pictures and videos on Zmergo’s website and Facebook pages, along with the text.
– promotion activities – promotion of all Zmergo’s activities online, in local media or through public presentations, producing video materials and photos that will help to increase the visibility of the projects
– education about environmental issues – various seminars or workshops held in the office of the organisation, schools or during various activities that will be held for public.
– PR activities – designing the PR strategy (for example how to use social media, and when to contact newspapers and television) by using existing PR Zmergo’s contact database
– marketing activities – fund-raising and finding sponsorship
Please send us your CV and motivational letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
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