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SEEDS 08. Reykjavíkur Maraþon
SEEDS 08. Reykjavíkur Maraþon
24.08.2009
Freshly arrived in Iceland for most of us, our first stop after the hostel was the marathon office of Iceland.   We didn’t really know what we had to expect but we were not really scared. Very soon, We discover that a marathon was much more than runners in the street. We had two...
SEEDS 40. Reykjavík City & SEEDS Green Days 2009
SEEDS 40. Reykjavík City & SEEDS Green Days 2009
23.08.2009
It was the first time that SEEDS organized the Green Days in Reykjavík.   The workcamp aimed to raise awareness among Icelandic people about different environmental topics. The volunteers helped to develop some activities on the streets of Reykjavík, in an eco-friendly way,...
SEEDS 07. Suðureyri. Like in the old days!! (1)
SEEDS 07. Suðureyri. Like in the old days!! (1)
19.08.2009
The workcamp was located in the West Fjords, near Bildudalur in a small area called Suðureyri.   The landscape was beautiful (as always in Iceland!). The volunteers stayed in a small house at the end of one of the Fjords, near an old whaling station. The workcamp was very isolated...
SEEDS 37. Reykjavík - Icelandic & Environment
SEEDS 37. Reykjavík - Icelandic & Environment
18.08.2009
A group of volunteers who wanted to learn more about Icelandic Language and culture joined this camp.   The volunteers stayed in a cosy blue house, less than five minutes walk from Laugavegur, Reykjavik’s busiest street; and 15 minutes walk from the workplace, Austurbæjarbío....
SEEDS 36. Reykjavík - SEEDS Photo Marathon 2009
SEEDS 36. Reykjavík - SEEDS Photo Marathon 2009
17.08.2009
22 volunteers from Canada, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Poland, Slovenia, Spain and the UK, came to Reykjavik for the annual SEEDS Photo marathon. The volunteers were there to work around the city of Reykjavík whilst also receiving formal lessons in photography, presentations...
SEEDS 39. Skaftafell & Þórsmörk
SEEDS 39. Skaftafell & Þórsmörk
12.08.2009
This camp was divided in two groups like few other project this year.   Thus, the volunteers had the opportunity to discover two part of Iceland in one camp. Skaftafell and Þórsmörk are know to be two of the most beautiful parts of Iceland and we can say that the volunteers...
SEEDS 40. Green Days in Reykjavík & Film Festival
SEEDS 40. Green Days in Reykjavík & Film Festival
10.08.2009
The SEEDS Green Days in Reykjavík will start next week and our team has been preparing the different types of activities to be developed in the capital of Iceland!   The Green Days’ events aim at raising awareness and stimulating citizens, businesses, non-governmental organisations,...
SEEDS 33. Bláfjöll - The Blue Mountains
SEEDS 33. Bláfjöll - The Blue Mountains
29.07.2009
Take 17 big trucks of grass 47 meat meal buckets and 12 piles of horse manure   Mix it with 13 high motivated volunteers add some forks and rages enough buckets and wheelbarrows   Leave this mix together for 2 weeks Interleaving with some trips to Skaftafell,...
SEEDS 21. The old mine of Helgustaðir
SEEDS 21. The old mine of Helgustaðir
22.07.2009
Eskifjorður is a town in the East Fjords and located on the opposite side of Iceland´s capital, Reykjavik. It is known for its fishing industry and since 2005 for the massive and controversial aluminium smelter built just behind the city.   The aluminium smelter employs a significant...
SEEDS 05. Þórshöfn & Langannes Peninsula - Happy Days Festivities!
SEEDS 05. Þórshöfn & Langannes Peninsula - Happy Days Festivities!
20.07.2009
The Þórshöfn workcamp is a long and well established corporation of SEEDS with this small community close to the “end of the world” at the Langanes peninsula in Iceland’s north-east.   Þórshöfn has been involved in reforestation tasks...
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