6 Months Climate Activism in the Caribbean
- St. Vincent and the Grenadines
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- Willingness to work with a team of people from all over the world
- Able and willing to get your hands dirty and implement projects with the Vincentians
- Be willing to adopt to changing circumstanses
- Be willing to develop an ability to find solutions where you see none
The flight to St. Vincent is at your own expense, but we can assist you in finding the best and least expensive flights.
The 6 Months teams start February, August and November.
Local transportation to the projects you work with.
A wide range of evening programs ranging from documentaries to drumming nights and moonlight walks.
An Open Water Dive Certificate.
After a devastating volcanic eruption in 2021 we are up and running with full school and projects like ecological home gardens and planting mangroves around the coastline of St Vincent. We need you here to keep the momentum going!
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Contact us for more information WhatsApp Else Marie +1.784.493.1672.
Overview of program:
First 2 months: Building a foundation of knowledge about Global Warming and Climate Change. Learn about the history and present situation of St Vincent and the Grenadines. Practise ecological farmning and collective living.
Next 2 months: Working with Vincentian communities implementing home gardens or planting mangroves.
Last 2 months: Evaluation and conclusion, Open days for the families you worked with, information and follow ups.
Richmond Vale Academy is a climate center with solar, biogas digester, rainwater collection, climate smart farming, permaculture, and more.
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- Learn about climate change, study, watch and discuss documentaries with your team
- Learn to run projects bottom up by helping to mobilizing and teach people
- Improve your social and practical skills
- Live in a community of like-minded people from all over the world
- Learn to grow organic vegetables in a tropical climate permaculture way