During this camp, participants can share their love for (and learn more about) global & local environmental issues, as well as photography. If you are interested in topics such as climate change, waste management, animal protection, and sustainability, and you also love taking photographs or want to develop your photography skills, then this project is for you!
You will visit local projects on the environment and conservation. These may include hands-on activities or guided visits. Some examples include outdoor cleanup tasks, a community dinner or a visit to a recycling center, a geothermal power plant, a museum, or an exhibition. Some of these activities are dependent on conditions such as weather, pandemic-related restrictions, as well as the availability of our partner organizations. You will also have time to put the theory about photography into practice, walking around and exploring the city. At the end of the camp, the best photographs from each participant are selected for an online exhibition on SEEDS' social media. Participants should bring their own digital cameras, lenses, tripods, and laptops if possible.
SEEDS’ program combines learning, sharing, hands-on activities, getting to know Iceland, its culture, having fun, exploring the city, and stunning natural attractions in the Golden Circle or other excursions. Participants should prepare to share environmental issues from their countries and should be ready to spend time outdoors walking medium distances during activities and sightseeing. Note this project is a learning/sharing camp and not a standard work camp. This project has a smaller work part and puts a bigger emphasis on the personal learning process than on the community impact.
SEEDS participants will stay in a house in Reykjavík. The facilities are basic with a kitchen, showers, and a washing machine. Participants will sleep in shared rooms or dormitories. Please bring your own sleeping bag. Please note the food SEEDS provides will be vegetarian. Do not forget to bring some traditional/typical food, drinks, recipes, music, games or movies from your country for the international evening. Please be aware some items or ingredients may be expensive in Iceland and you will need to buy them yourselves or bring them from your country.
English will be the language in the camp; intermediate conversational skills are needed.
16.11. - 25.11.2021
Celkový počet účastníkov:
Adresa: , , Iceland
GPS: 64.9841821, -18.1059013
Reykjavík is a dynamic, modern city that lives in harmony with nature, using renewable energy sources. The world’s northernmost capital bridges the Atlantic, between Europe and North America. Reykjavík is spread across a peninsula with a panoramic view of the mountains and the Atlantic. It is an international city with a lively cosmopolitan cultural scene surrounded by beautiful nature.
Participation / Extra fees support the ongoing work of SEEDS and our activities. For this particular case, the entire fee might not necessarily go towards your camp. The fees of your camp are mainly used for: - Provision of food and/or accommodation, some extra free time activities, transport from the meeting point. Participation fee EUR 300 (Euros). The fee can either be transferred in advance via bank transfer or paid in cash on arrival. It includes transportation from the meeting point to the camp (on the first day), the visits available, the Golden Circle excursion, and the night photography & aurora hunting workshop.
- Accommodation and food: 150.00 Euro
- Transportation: 50.00 Euro
- Activities: 50.00 Euro
- Hosting organization support: 50 Euro
Extra participation fee 300.0 EUR
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