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This terrific project gets the local community of a small city engaged to make the conservation of the Atlantic Rainforest more attractive than its destruction. Iracambi aims at preserving and retrieving this fundamental biome for Brazilian biodiversity. They take a great number of activities, from which the international volunteer can choose the one that best fits their personal interests.

The projects are divided into 4 axes:

  • Forest restoration: Reforesting at communities for water problems, plant nursery with native species, promoting solutions for environmental problems.
  • Environmental Education: empowering students to advocate for environmental change, visiting schools to promote the idea of conservation outside of Iracambi.
  • Sustainable Agriculture: Agroforestry as a role model for agriculture in endangered areas, organic vegetable garden, promotion of native, wild eatable plants and native medicinal plants.
  • Research: Understanding the ecosystem Atlantic Rainforest through monitoring and Research.

Activities that the international participant can do during the program:

Harvesting and planting of seedlings within Agroforestry; Medicinal Plants and Reforestation projects; Assistance and support of school visits and pedagogical assistance in education activities; NGO Marketing Support for Taking Pictures, Making Videos and Fundraising; Agricultural visits for the reforestation project and monitoring of its land; Tracks maintenance; Monitoring of projects in general.

Watch here a testimonial video from an international volunter:


Détails du programme

  • Type de programme
    • Volunteering
  • Lieu
  • Programme individuel ou pour les groupes
    Individuel ou en groupe

Est inclus dans votre séjour

  • Hébergement
  • Placement en famille d'accueil
  • Service d'urgence 24/24, 7/7
  • Repas
  • Conseil pour la préparation du dossier
  • Assistance continue
  • Orientation avant le départ
  • Orientations pendant votre séjour
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Réseau international
  • 70 ans d'expérience
  • Suivi individuel
  • Billet d'avion
  • Accueil à l'aéroport
  • Trajet aéroport-famille d'accueil
  • Information sur les démarches de demande de visa
  • Assurance médicale
  • Mission de volontariat
  • Language Instruction

Vous avez à votre charge

  • Frais de visa et passeport
  • Argent de poche
  • Vaccins
  • Voyages optionnels