Description: The work camp Greentrip of INOVTERRA will be in the Monastic Garden of the São João de Tarouca Monastery and the Chapel of Santo Andre, two buildings from Cister Order and 12centrury, with history, culture and mysticism. Will provide a different experience to young people, will give them the possibility to know new sources of development, a new culture and a practical work in agriculture while learning the history of Portugal and its interior.
Type of Work: Some of the activities include local development promotion through organic and sustainable agriculture, commerce and history, training in agriculture and planting workshops, prepare the extending of the Monastic Garden to the Santo André Chapel. We want to develop an atmosphere of sharing and team spirit, to provide entertainment, training and culture activities, social interaction, recreational activities and practical experience. It is intended to present the project Monastic Garden and the Douro-Cister Trail, promote learning and awareness of organic and sustainable agriculture, promote the appreciation and ensure the historical heritage (maintenance of the garden and respect for the surrounding heritage) provide intercultural learning
Accommodation: Basic housing with electricity, hot water, shower, WC, kitchen and bedroom (equipped with bunk beds). Meals will be prepared by all the volunteers, taking turns. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided.
Requirements: Volunteers have to participate in activities concerning the functioning of the Camp, meet schedules, follow the guidance of tutors, assist in cleaning of spaces used, participate in the planned activities, meet colleagues, meet the overnight hours, participate in leisure activities, and respect silence during the resting times.
Approximate Location: São João de Tarouca