Location: Prato – Italy
Period:05/01/2017 – 30/12/2017
Deadline: 3 January 2017
EVS with Legambiente Prato …. we’re looking for the last EVS volunteer from Croatia completing our dream team made of volunteers from Cyprus, France, Belarus, Croatia, Latvia and Spain and also italian civil servant volunteers… part of our activities will be held in the natural setting of Rifugio Cascina Le Cave.Enjoy 12 months with us starting from 5th of January 2017: #education #youth #nature #outdoor#environmentalawareness #events #promotion #socialmedia #mountain#hiking #hospitality #workcamps #erasmusplus #volunteering #italy http://www.legambienteprato.it/?p=3221
Accommodation: The volunteers will live together in shared accommodation (apartment) in the historical center of Prato, close to the main kind of facilities and amusements. The apartment has 3 independent double bed – rooms with shared cooking, washing, laundry and bathroom. Every volunteer is expected to live together with other 5 volunteers. Cleaning, basic hygienic conditions, energy saving strategies (gas, electricity and water) of the apartment are expected to accomplished by volunteers trough a well defined plan of “living together” rules.
1) Laboratories for young students on Animal and Biodiversity contents: Nesting and Homing of Animals, Animal’s footprints, Water and Energy Experiments. This action of environmental education is in collaboration with the local natural sciences center/musem of Prato
2) Outdoor activities: Hiking in the natural protected areas of Prato. Our province has one of the largest extension of green areas in Italy. Legambiente Prato wants to promote the culture of environment by involving students and citizenship to visit these heritage that are under their eyes.
3) Projects on WATER-CLIMATE CHANGE-MOBILITY4) Environmental Education in the provincial Natural Reserve of Acquerino Cantagallo where Legambiente Prato manage the Mountain Hut Rifugio Le Cave.
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Environmental Education: Every year Legambiente Prato runs out projects on environmental education for schools and citizenship. More then 50 students’ classes of Prato (age 10-14 y.o.) will attend a course consisting in 2 seminars and a final workshop about ENERGY. EVS volunteers will support the staff of educators of Legambiente Prato in specific tasks: preparing equipment for schools seminars, preparing pictures & presentations, support staff during the lessons, support students during activities and games on energy. EVS volunteers according to their knowledge of italian language may lead also the seminars with support of educators.
During the year, Legambiente Prato is also involved in other educational projects for schools. In case of activation of the following projects, EVS volunteers will be involved with the same tasks described above, including all the aspects related to promotion- advertisement (social network-mailing list- local press) of the environmental education activities that schools and groups may join in. Environmental education may take place at: Natural science center of Prato (www.csn.prato.it), inside schools of Prato, in public gardens and parks of the town, in legambiente prato’s office and or other contexts.