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Was bedeuten die Kürzel?
CPI 18 ERCOLANO: STREETS
AND GARDENS 13.10 - 27.10.12 ENVI/MANU/CULT Vol: 8 18 +
Ercolano and San Giorgio a Cremano
BACKGROUND: The Youth Forum of Ercolano
is formed by a group of young representatives of different associations and is
a not for profit organization created to promote cultural and social activities
in order to improve the territory with the help of young people. It was created
by the Municipality of Ercolano in 2009 to develop an active citizenship that
tend to sensitize other young people in the creation of a local identity that
allows the protection of the territory from the cultural, environmental and social
point of view. During 3 years Young Forum has grown with more of 50 initiatives:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wwkj2k4gdWA The workcamp is part of the activities
planned by the Youth Forum in the "Territorial Plan Youth" focusing
on projects related to the promotion of a culture of legality and conservation
of the environment. There will be moments of intercultural exchange with the local
community, schools and the organization of roundtables with young people in the
cities of Ercolano and San Giorgio a Cremano.
WORK: Volunteers will
take part in environmental activities as cleaning and planting and taking care
of green areas around the city of Ercolano and San Giorgio a Cremano. They will
clean different areas of the modern city, including degraded areas (close to the
sea, in public parks, in the area of National Park of Vesuvius). They will be
also involved in cultural activities of Ercolano and San Giorgio a Cremano Youth
Forum. Volunteers will be working 6 hours per day, 5 days a week.
Volunteers will live in an apartment in the wonderful Villa Bruno in San Giorgio
a Cremano, with a kitchen and hot showers available. The volunteers will cook
as a group. Sleeping bags are required.
LOCATION: Ercolano (Naples)
SPECIAL REMARKS: Motivation letter required.