To accomplish this goals participants will engage in several tasks: cleaning trash in intervention areas; Monitoring and controlling invasive species; and collecting and sorting seeds for later planting.
In what regards to leisure activities, participants will have the opportunity to: outdoor cinema, get to know local history and heritage (namely the Castle of Montemor-o-Novo), local gastronomy workshop, bastery workshop, ceramics workshop, seeds and plants workshop, and local museums, group dynamics, local recreational swimming pool, Comporta beach, visit to Évora (world heritage) and farewell party
Accommodation will be in joint bedrooms (3 person), in the facilities of the youth centre, similar to an hostel.
Breakfast and afternoon tea will be provided on the basis of regular products (e.g. milk, bread, tea, fruit,..) Hot meals will be served on school facilities at lunch and dinner. If Known, possibility for vegetarian dishes will be available
Montemor-o-Novo (Évora) – Portugal
The main goal of the workcamp is to awareness about the importance of cooperation and volunteering activities for natural and cultural heritage dissemination. A more specific goals it is contribute to the conservation of nature and the valorization of the historical-cultural and natural heritage of the Serra do Monfurado, through identification and control of invasive plant species, in order to maintain diversity. Provide participants with tools to identify and control invasive plants in order to remove them from the area, thus enhancing space as a cultural-historical heritage. Disseminate the problem of invasive plants and make known the cultural and historical heritage of the Serra do Monfurado
Respect for each other, will to participate in joint activities, no smoking indoors, no drinking of alcoholic beverages while working,
respect for general rules that will be delivered upon arrival on a welcome meeting