A climate for Youngsters

A climate for Youngsters

Legambiente Prato

Prato, Italy

2 , Closed

Project description

Our 12 months EVS project will consists in several activities on Environmental education, Outdoor and Hostelling activities in our mountain hut Rifugio Le Cave, Promotion of european and international volunteering experience throughout the youngsters of the town, promoting environmental awareness trough national and local campaingn like "Puliamo il mondo", "Tree-Fest" and local festivals. Organization of Summer camps for childrens and national and international workcamps in natural green areas of Prato.


Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The mean number of working time is 5-6 hours per day. During Summer, summer camps for children, international workcamps, Rifugio Le cave hostelling will require a permanent stay up to 14 days in the place where those activities will occur. The volunteers will live together in shared accommodation in the historical center of Prato. The apartment has 3 independent double bed - rooms with shared services. Pocket money is 115 euro every month for volunteers. Every volunteers will have 145 euro monthly to spend in 2 supermarkets of Prato. local transport and extra urban transport are included.


Training during the project

the host organisation provides task related support through the coordinator of evs project and the responsible of different areas of Legambietne Prato. For every activities foreseen in this EVS project, responsible and educators of Legambiente Prato will deliver to EVS volunteers all the useful information, training and tools to carry out their tasks. The host organization identifies a mentor who can plans individual and group meeting with the evs volunteers. ITALIAN Language course will be delivered trough the “On-line Linguistic support”. Local language course will be also delivered


Volunteer profile

Who we are looking for? Requirements needed are: Motivation and interest in environmental/educational/youth topics Availability for 12 months project Willing to live together, share and cooperate with other 5 evs volunteers Good proficiency in English language (both written and spoken) Good command of Microsoft Office (powerpoint-excel-word) -Internet- Social network Requirements desired are: Knowledge of Italian language (basic level is ok) Video/Photo editing_Web mastering(wordpress) Selection of potential volunteers will be based on Mot. Letter Curriculum Vitae Skype Interview


How to apply

Send your application (Motivation letter and CV) to evs@legambienteprato.it every complete detail of our project is available at this page http://www.legambienteprato.it/index.php/evs-projects-2016_17/


Related links

EVS page at legambienteprato.it

This opportunity is offered in the frame of an Erasmus+ volunteering project and will be confirmed as soon as funding is approved.
For further information on the status of the project, please get in touch with the organisation.

Project dates

A total of 51 week(s) during the period 10/09/2016 to 14/09/2017

Project location

via tinaia 15, 59100 Prato Italy

Looking for volunteers from

Cyprus, France

Project topics

Environment and climate change

Youth (Participation, Youth Work, Youth Policy)

Creativity and culture

Application deadline

Application deadline: 20/09/2016


Name: ilaria protti

Phone: +39 0574577804

Hosting organisation

Legambiente Prato

Sending organisation





Coordinating organisation

Legambiente Prato