*** Call closed*** Replant – Reduce – Recycle!
If learning about environmental protection and different approaches to waste management and sustainable consumption as well as gardening are interesting you, then you should definitely apply to this youth exchange!
Dates: 28. September – 07. October, 2021
Location: Osterholz-Scharmbeck, Lower Saxony, Germany
“Triple R for the Environment”is going to be a youth exchange organized in Osterholz-Scharmbeck in Germany which will include 42 young people and group leaders from 6 different countries: Italy, Turkey, North Macedonia, Romania, Lithuania and Germany.
The goals of the project are:
- Teaching young people about different concepts connected with the protection of environment, such as guerilla gardening, replanting trees and others
- Showing good examples of environmental protection and youth activism in the participating countries.
- Sharing how waste management and sustainable consumption can help us produce less waste and how we can use resources in a better way and helping the participants share these results with their peers.
- Giving tools to young people and empowering them to make a change in their local community.
All costs for accommodation and food are covered by the Erasmus + programs. Travel costs will be reimbursed up to € 180 for participants from Germany. We charge a € 40 participation fee!
If you want to read more details about the project, make sure to check out the Infopack.
We will be accommodated in a youth centre/group house in Osterholz- Scharmbeck, close to the city of Bremen, Germany.
The accommodation will be simple. Participants will be sharing rooms with 3-4 people from the same gender but different nationalities. Some of the rooms are with private and some with shared bathrooms.
We are the only group in the house. Two of our NaturKultur team members will take care of the food and logistics.
Everybody participating on the exchange will take a Antigen test before arriving to the venue, and the hygiene rules in the venue will follow the local laws at the time. You will be updated on the rules well in time before the exchange.
You can apply below if:
- You are a resident of Germany
- You are 18-30 years old
- You are interested in topics of environmental protection, gardening, sustainability and youth activism
- You are willing to be a part of a multi cultural group
- Are motivated to give your best when speaking English, you do not have to be fluent!
The project is hosted by us, NaturKultur e.V. Please note that only residents of Germany can apply through the form below. Others have to contact the partner organizations in their respective countries:
- Lithuania – Tavo Europa
- Turkey – Youth Work Association
- Italy – High on Life
- Romania – D.G.T. Association
- North Macedonia – Go Green