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SEEDS 20. Skriðdalur: In the East of Iceland
SEEDS 20. Skriðdalur: In the East of Iceland
07.06.2010
SEEDS volunteers from 5 different countries (South Korea, Russia, Israel, UK, Italy) planted trees and helped maintain a small farm in Skriðdalur, a picturesque, isolated area of east Iceland. Our main job was to plant and fertilize trees. By the end of our stay, we had planted just under 10,000...
SEEDS 08. Isafjardardjúp: Nature & Fun in the Westfjords
SEEDS 08. Isafjardardjúp: Nature & Fun in the Westfjords
01.06.2010
Between May 18th and June 1st, 8 volunteers from 7 different countries (Portugal, France, Czech Republic, USA, Australia, Sweden and Israel) volunteered at an isolated beautiful region of the Icelandic Westfjords. Here snow-capped mountains meet the deep blue waters of the Arctic Sea and the sun shines...
SEEDS volunteers assist with clean up from the Eyjafjallajökull eruption!
SEEDS volunteers assist with clean up from the Eyjafjallajökull eruption!
30.05.2010
In the second half of May 2010, 3 SEEDS volunteers from the USA, Italy and Germany were supposed to go to a workcamp in Þorsmörk– the secret forest of Thor. It is a beautiful nature reserve north of Eyjafjallajökull and a very beloved hiking area, indeed. During the first...
SEEDS 07. Reykjavík & Reynisvatn: Crafts of the Vikings (1)
SEEDS 07. Reykjavík & Reynisvatn: Crafts of the Vikings (1)
29.05.2010
We were 6 volunteers from 5 different countries - Korea, Denmark, Spain, Israel and Slovenia participating in this project. The work-camp took place in the nature, in Reykjavik suburbs where we were building a playground, well, more of an adventure park for local youth. We were only using the materials...
SEEDS 19. Window into the Viking world! (1)
SEEDS 19. Window into the Viking world! (1)
16.05.2010
Six SEEDS volunteers from Italy, Korea, Denmark, and Belgium tried their hands at traditional Icelandic building construction! Our host lives in an old, isolated farm 15km away from Selfoss. The area near Selfoss is calm and beautiful. Farms and horses dot the rugged Icelandic landscape. We stayed...
SEEDS 06. Bikeability in the Blue Mountains - Bláfjöll
SEEDS 06. Bikeability in the Blue Mountains - Bláfjöll
15.05.2010
The philosophy of this SEEDS project was “Yes, you can travel by bike!” SEEDS volunteers from around the world embarked on a bicycle trip with youths from a local school in Reykjavik to Iceland’s Blue Mountains (Bláfjöll). First, we assisted local 9th and 10th graders...
SEEDS volunteers supporting the affected areas under Eyjafjallajökull
SEEDS volunteers supporting the affected areas under Eyjafjallajökull
29.04.2010
A group of 8 SEEDS volunteers gathered for a new mission, to work in the affected areas by the volcano under Eyjafjallajökull! This time we departed to Moldnúpur where the local people needed some assistance with removing the volcano ashes from the soil, enabling the vegetation to grow. Local...
SEEDS sendir hóp til að taka þátt í hreinsunarstarfseminni fyrir austan!
SEEDS sendir hóp til að taka þátt í hreinsunarstarfseminni fyrir austan!
25.04.2010
SEEDS sendir hóp til að taka þátt í hreinsunarstarfseminni fyrir austan þann 28. apríl og aðstoðar þannig íbúa svæðisins við að takast á við afleiðingar eldgossins. Þátttakendurnir...
First SEEDS project of the year! SEEDS 01. Reykjavík: Design, renovation & environment
First SEEDS project of the year! SEEDS 01. Reykjavík: Design, renovation & environment
20.03.2010
Volunteers from Korea, Italy, Latvia, France, Israel and Slovakia had the honour of being part of the first SEEDS project of 2010! Our main responsibility for this project was to help organise the Design March, an annual, four-day design festival in Reykjavík. Also we took part in a one-day...
Spennandi sjálfboðaverkefni í yfir 100 löndum. Heill heimur af tækifærum!!
Spennandi sjálfboðaverkefni í yfir 100 löndum. Heill heimur af tækifærum!!
15.02.2010
Íslenskum ungmennum stendur nú til boða að taka þátt í sjálfboðavinnu í yfir 100 löndum víðsvegar um heiminn árið 2010. Þetta eru verkefni sem tengjast t.d. umhverfismálum, uppbyggingu svæða,...
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