Solidarity Economy Fair
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: ✓ Welcome: There will be a brief introduction to the solidarity economy. ✓ During the Fair there might be the possibility to share examples of solidarity economy projects from your countries ✓ 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.
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.