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SEEDS 095. Autumn Photography & Environment in Reykjavik
SEEDS 095. Autumn Photography & Environment in Reykjavik
03.11.2019
SEEDS 095 was special because we had four participants and therefore we could build an atmosphere of a family. Apart from photography and environmental workshops, we took part in a clean up that resulted in 6 kg of gathered trash, went to Whale Museum and took part in sewing shopping bags from used...
SEEDS 094. Photography & Environment in October
SEEDS 094. Photography & Environment in October
20.10.2019
From 07.10.19 - 16.10.19 our Camp 094 - Photography & Environment took place in Reykjavik. With 9 participants, 2 short-term volunteers and 5 long-term volunteers we experienced a camp in a house filled with people from 8 different countries and a lot of fun. During our 10 days together we...
SEEDS 093. Photography & Environment - Film Festival
SEEDS 093. Photography & Environment - Film Festival
02.10.2019
"In This Camp Marianne, Mariella Marisa, Maria Sarah, Sara Joey, Joyce There is so much confusion in this camp Spanish Tortilla de patatas Mediterranean humus, Chinese tea German potatoes and Dutch pancakes Culture is mostly about food in this camp Reduce dishes...
SEEDS 070. The Hot Spring Capital of Iceland
SEEDS 070. The Hot Spring Capital of Iceland
30.08.2019
Why would you find an Estonian, a Japanese, a Slovakian, two Russians and two Mexican laughing in the bushes in a tiny town of Iceland called Hveragerði? How many explanations this situation could have? Actually, not so many! Because we have come all together thanks to SEEDS, from all over the...
SEEDS 071. Coast Cleaning & Environmentally Aware
SEEDS 071. Coast Cleaning & Environmentally Aware
30.08.2019
This costal cleaning camp was definitely very special for me. 6 volunteers from China came to Iceland to learn about environment and take home a good practice for protecting and saving it. I can declare all of them future active change makers and fighters for Mother Earth. They wanted so much...
SEEDS 081. Environment & Photography in the Hot Spring Capital
SEEDS 081. Environment & Photography in the Hot Spring Capital
09.08.2019
The first out of the few Environmental camps in the city of Hveragerđi this summer has come to an end. We have been exploring the area full of springs, waterfalls, horses, stylish and well decorated houses. The participants gained knowledge about the current plastic situation and we even organised...
SEEDS 051. Revegetation in the South of Iceland
SEEDS 051. Revegetation in the South of Iceland
09.08.2019
Many areas in Iceland have undergone extensive deforestation and consequently vegetation degradation and soil erosion since the beginning of human settlement in the ninth century. Up to half of the original vegetation may have been destroyed, because of the overexploitation through wood cutting and...
SEEDS 064. Forestry & hiking trails in the West
SEEDS 064. Forestry & hiking trails in the West
09.08.2019
Imagine waking up and the first thing you see are the mountains, a lake and tall TREES. Yes, you heard it right, Iceland has huge trees! The total forest and woodland cover only ca. 2% of the island’s land area. Afforestation of relatively large areas has only started within the last 25 years....
SEEDS 086. CC & EA - SCI China
SEEDS 086. CC & EA - SCI China
09.08.2019
This camp was about seeing a different culture and how it doesn’t matter if we are from different parts of the world to do something good together. 13 chinese girls helped us to clean the coast in the city and they also learned more about the importance of recycling. SORPA - the recycling...
SEEDS 048. Yoga under the Midnight Sun
SEEDS 048. Yoga under the Midnight Sun
30.07.2019
Yoga camp and Iceland. How does that sound? Volunteers from all over the world: Hong Kong, Mexico, Spain, Germany, Poland, France, Russia were in one place all together. Iceland brought them together for a peaceful experience with Yoga. A perfect combination of daily practice and exploration of...
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