Every year Young Friends of the Earth Europe organises our summer camp to bring together activists from local and national Young Friends of the Earth groups from across Europe. This year we're excited to announce that it will be taking place from 14-19th August at the As Corcerizas environmental education centre, near Ourense, Spain. The centre is run by Friends of the Earth Galicia, and it's located in the magnificent mountains of north-west Spain.
What Young Friends of the Earth Europe summer camp 2012
When 14- 19th August 2012
Where As Corcerizas education centre, near Ourense, Galicia, Spain
There's a a total of 45 places at this years camp, with 1-3 places available to participants from each national YFoE group to join. Places are limited and priority of places will be allocated to members of YFoE groups.
The YFoEE Summer Camp is a once a year chance for activists from across the YFoEE network, where you have the chance to get to meet and spent time getitng to know other young activists from across the YFoEE and FoEE network, learn about and build your skills and knowledge on the issues and campaigns we work on, and get involved in our actions and projects. We'll be offering an action packed programme with workshops on topics from climate justice to food sovereignty, and crucial skills from facilitating group meetings to planning effective camapigns and actions.
On top of the usual programme of training, skill shares and workshops, this year you'll get the chance to celebrate Young Friends of the Earth Europe's 5th birthday with us this summer, and you'll have the chance to see and learn about the centre's environmental education and practical sustainability work.
YFoEE will cover the full food and accommodation costs of every participant, and a travel subsidy of max 125 euros to those that request it.
We are sorry to say that on this occasion we are only able to invite participants legally resident in the following countries: all EU countries, Norway, Switzerland, Croatia.
Applications are now closed.