Vacancy for EVS Volunteer in Turkey: Emergency Steps For Nature
- Fethiye is located in South Aegean of Turkey and is a town of Mugla City. There s a population of 72000 main economic sources of the area are agriculture and tourism. İn the region there are jungles and forest hosting wild life like wild goat,wild sheep, bird kinds, and caretta turtles around the coast.
Community has a good relationship with foreigners and people form different cultures. Some tourists had also decided to setle in Fethiye and never gone back to their home countries. There is a international neighbourship in Fethiye which is in Peace
The Group of at least ten volunteers in Fethiye will have the opportunity to add a value to environmental works and youth in action for sustainable better world. Volunteers will act as a big group of environmentalists to stop people destroying the environment and they will also learn how they can protect the earth and wild life by taking an active role in a large group.
All Volunteers will actively take part in environmental campaigns media works, and trekking protecting and caring the wild life and nature at the same time. The group will be helping preparation of camping for local youth groups, organise and help youth trainings about environment. They will grouply take responsibility for protecting wild animals eggs and cages. As a team in nature they will build feeding and water places for wild life. The natural beaches and lakes in the direction of immigrant birds will be cleaned guarded and protected by a volunteer team, we repeat the words team and group because these activities can never be done with individuals one by one.
Monday 09:00-12:00 Cleaning natural coasts for turtles with a local youth group 14:00-17:00 Turkish Language Course Tuesday 0900-1200 Daily care and awareness workshop for organic farming 14:00-18:00 Producing and placing wooden cages and feeding-water boxes Wednesday 09:00-12:00 cleaning the coast water with special tools from a boat 14:00-18:00 Checking and cleaning the coast and turtles egging locations Thursday 09:00-12:00 Installing wooden box and planting trees 14:00-17:00 Turkish Course Friday 09:00-12:00 Scout Camping with local youth and evaluation of the naturel changes 1400-1800 Cleaning natural coasts for turtles with a local youth group 18:30-19:00 evaluation
we can be flexible for changes in duration for individual requests. Young volunteers who have strong motivation and initiative for all activity which are related with our project about coast and environment protecting can apply as a candidate with a motivation letter. Also, they should be interested to give their contribution to development of local society. In that case they need to have a sense in interculturality and try to identify their own place in environment where they can give maximum of themselves. We expect of future volunteers to be open for new experience, ready to learn new thing, to be flexible and independent. For us is also desirable that volunteer have basic knowledge of English language and basic computer skills. To be creative is also big plus.
We are looking for young people who can join a big team and take active role in Environmental actions. The volunteer should be able to share a common aim and life standards with a group of 10 volunteers and 10 Local volunteers in a period of one or two months. Activities take a start at a definite date and finish at a definite date
- Contact person: Ali Ozaslan
- Organisation: Fethiye volunteers for nature Association
- Location: Fethiye/Mugla, Turkey
- Deadline: 31/08/2012
- Start: 05/01/2013
- End: 05/03/2013