Category Archives: Education

ESC VOLUNTEERS

CALL FOR LONG-TERM ESC VOLUNTEERS 2020 Do you want to create awareness about environmental behaviours?Do you enjoy spending time in nature?Are you interested in permaculture or natural farming?Do you like to work with kids and youth through non-formal education? Check our info-pack for more information about the opportunities that The Hives Project has now open:…
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Erasmus Solidarity Corps

The water system in our field Cami, an ESC volunteer, is digging a water reservoir to conserve energy in the highest point of the field. He is doing this water system using only a shovel and a bucket, using permaculture techniques to not damage the soil and the biodiversity around the field. This initiative aims…
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Training Course “LISTEN TO LISTEN” Tool-kit

In October 2019 we were seven days in Ape, Latvia for the Training Course Listen to Listen other 24 youth workers from Latvia, Romania, Poland, Czech Republik, Slovenia, Greece and Portugal. Using non-formal learning methods and nature-based learning approach the participants were challenged to reconnect with themselves, to express openly and creatively, and being invited…
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Listen to Listen

Youth workers mobility project “Listen to Listen” Poor listening leads to assumptions and misunderstandings. These lead to errors, ineffective decisions, and costly mistakes. On a personal level, poor listening leads to hurt feelings and a loss of team cohesion, therefore to exclusion. This deteriorates trust and weakens communication even further. Listening is an important component…
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EVS at The Hives Project

This wants to be a portfolio with the main activities done during my EVS. Of course it's barely impossible to include all my experiences, with the home moments and all the feelings and impressions, and also the mentioned activities are not strictly consequentials, like it seems from this paper, as in everdyday life priorities change…
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Hives Project Volunteering

Volunteering EVS Olives – picking olives from the trees   - Making the brine for olives to be eat ableOlives are being prepared for being eat able. Each olive we make a small cut to the side and put the then to water/salt/citric acid solution to lose the bitterness for 30 days. After this time olives can…
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