years-experience access-alumni-network airfare airport-pick-up assistance-with-application-process community-service-placement continuous-support cultural-trips domestic-transport emergency-support field-trips global-competence-certificate grade-transcripts host-family-placement housing individual-contact-person internship-placement language-instruction meals medical-insurance orientations-during-your-time-abroad other pre-departure-orientation product-materials re-entry-orientation school-dipolma school-materials school-placement school-transport school-uniform stipend teaching-materials vaccinations visa-and-passport-fees visa-application-assistance world-wide-presence

 

ACTIV-ACTION IN NATURE is an experiential learning project for young people, which seeks to bring about a profound change in their attitude towards the environment and sustainability, through experiencing the relationship that exists between ourselves, others and nature.

The program is 15 days long and is organized as follows:

  • 2 days – Cultural Orientation in Madrid.
  • 9 days – Environmental program on the farm in El Tiétar (Extremadura).
  • 4 days – Homestay and cultural immersion in Trujillo.

The project takes place in Madrid, at the Farm Tomillo Tiétar, 2 hours from Madrid, in the region of La Vera, an area rich in natural beauty with enormous environmental and social diversity, and in Trujillo, one of the oldest and historical towns in Spain. The project offers community service experience in the nature, at the same time as a space for young people to reflect on their life decisions outside of the speed of the city, whilst discovering new perspectives and experiencing of a deeper sense of self, other, the natural world.

Through living in nature, sleeping in the forest and observing natural systems we can learn from nature’s gifts. Through listening to the stories of farmers, elders and social activists we can understand the role humans play in shaping our world. And through observing, collaborating and dialoguing with ourselves and with each other we can understand and feel that we are part of the ecosystem of life on earth.

The project starts in Madrid with a 2 days cultural orientation, then we will move on to the Farm Tomillo Tiétar and the last 4 days will be spent in Trujillo, a historical town in Extremadura, living with local families and discovering the area.

The Farm and Trujillo are 2 hours from Madrid, in the region of La Vera, an area rich in natural beauty with enormous environmental and social diversity. The project offers community service experience in the nature, as the same time as a space for young people to reflect on their life decisions outside of the speed of the city, whilst discovering new perspectives and experiencing of a deeper sense of self, other, the natural world.

Détails du programme

  • Type de programme
    • Bénévolat
  • Lieu
  • Programme pour indviduels et groupes
    Individuel et en groupe
  • Points forts du programme
    • To become aware of their impact on the environment and vice versa
    • To learn to observe how they are, and how they are in relation to others
    • To review their view of the environment and their perception of sustainability
    • To recover intuition, understand emotions and develop sensitivity as ecological intelligences
    • To inhabit a space of self-knowledge that is transformative when connecting and acting from their principles and values

Inclus dans le prix

  • Hébergement
  • Placement au sein d'une famille d'accueil
  • 24/7 Ligne d'urgence
  • Repas
  • Assistance au processus d'inscription
  • Global Competence Certificate
  • Encadrement continu
  • Préparation avant départ
  • Présence dans le monde entier
  • Personne de contact
  • Prise en charge à l'aéroport
  • Transferts
  • Assurance maladie-accident
  • Placement au sein d'un projet bénévole
  • Fournitures de bureau

Ce de quoi tu es responsable

  • Billet d'avion
  • Assistance aux formalités de visa
  • Frais de visa et passeport