Solidarity Economy Fair (FESC)
Description: Organized by XES (Catalonian Network of Solidarity Economy), the aim of this workcamp is to promote Solidarity Economy, an alternative, strongly cooperative, economy focused on people’s needs.
Type of Work: Volunteers will help in tasks related to preparations and logistics. Assembling and dismantling of stands and functional infrastructure. Preparation of materials. Distribution of promotional material during the FESC.
Study Theme: There will be several moments of learning in the field. There will be a brief introduction to the solidarity economy. During the Fair there will be the possibility to visit the fair and talk to people who participate in it. Visit the emblematic projects of the Solidarity Economy in Barcelona.
Accommodation: Volunteers will sleep in SCI flat (Ca l’ Elna). There is a dormitory with 12 beds, 1 bathroom and 2 showers. Also, rooms with 4 beds and with 2 beds with common bathroom/shower. The kitchen is common.
Language: English, Catalan, Spanish
Approximate Location: Barcelona city center
Notes: Yes, it is in Barcelona, but please don't apply if it only makes you think about sangria and discoballs! Volunteering is a serious commitment and it needs to be taken as such.