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SEEDS 12. Kópasker - Home of the midnight sun!!
SEEDS 12. Kópasker - Home of the midnight sun!!
06.07.2008
As during the last years, SEEDS volunteers have come to the village of Kópasker to contribute to different projects in the county of Norðurþing. This group is composed by 7 volunteers from different countries: Portugal, Spain, France, Holland, Finland, Lithuania and England. Everyday...
SEEDS 04. Island of Viðey: History, Nature & Art
SEEDS 04. Island of Viðey: History, Nature & Art
02.07.2008
The small, uninhabited Island of Viðey is only a 5-minute boat journey from Reykjavik but it could be the end of the world. Facing Mt. Esja on one side and the capital city, just out of reach on the other leads to a sense of both tranquility and isolation. The beauty and silence makes for...
SEEDS 11. Nature reserve of Þórsmörk - The forest of Þór
SEEDS 11. Nature reserve of Þórsmörk - The forest of Þór
28.06.2008
Húsadalur, situated in the Þorsmork Valley, is currently the base for 11 international SEEDS volunteers for 2 weeks. Surrounded by the intimidating Myrdalsjökull Glacier and Icelandic forest they set to work on tidying up the camp in preparation for the busiest weekend of the...
SEEDS 02. Þórshöfn & Bakkafjörður - Langanes Peninsula
SEEDS 02. Þórshöfn & Bakkafjörður - Langanes Peninsula
20.06.2008
SEEDS volunteers from France, Portugal, Lithuania, Spain and England are at the moment in Þórshöfn keeping up the good work done by SEEDS during the past years around the Langanes Peninsula.. After a long drive from the west fjords, we arrived on a rainy evening to be met by...
FM 4 NGOs - Financial Management for NGOs
FM 4 NGOs - Financial Management for NGOs
13.06.2008
SEEDS Iceland will organise the training course Financial Management for NGOs, FM 4 NGOs with the kind financial support and co-funding of the Youth in Action programme. Employees, board members and engaged volunteers from diverse sized associations have registered to participated and actively...
SEEDS 03. Garður & Reykjanes Peninsula
SEEDS 03. Garður & Reykjanes Peninsula
09.06.2008
16 SEEDS volunteers from France, UK, Belgium, Latvia, Finland, Netherlands, Spain and Italy have arrived to the township of Garður in the Reykjanes Peninsula and will stay until June 16th... This workcamp is situated in the town of Garður, a little under an hour’s drive from Reykjavik....
SEEDS 16. Djúpavík
SEEDS 16. Djúpavík
05.06.2008
Five SEEDS volunteers have arrived here in Djúpavík, situated in the Western Fjords of Iceland. Having settled into our accommodation, at the base of a waterfall, we have started work on creating a car park and path in preparation for a coming art festival. Other activities will...
Alþjóðlegt kvöld í Samkomuhúsinu - Garður
Alþjóðlegt kvöld í Samkomuhúsinu - Garður
05.06.2008
Á dögunum komu 16 sjálfboðaliðar frá SEEDS samtökunum í Garðinn en þau hafa unnið að því að aðstoða við undirbúning fyrir 100 ára afmæli bæjarins. SEEDS samtökin leggja...
SEEDS 01. Bíldudalur & Langibotn. First Project of the season!
SEEDS 01. Bíldudalur & Langibotn. First Project of the season!
02.06.2008
Last week 16 SEEDS volunteers have started its very first project of the summer 2008 in the Icelandic Western Fjords; our volunteers have been involved in a number of projects in Bíldudalur: helping the excavation of a nearby archeology site, clearing out the monster museum, finishing the construction...
EVS Training in Reykjavík
EVS Training in Reykjavík
11.05.2008
A new season of the workcamps and the European Voluntary Service (EVS) has begun. Volunteers began arriving on Sunday 4th May and had all arrived by Wednesday 7th when we began training. We have 6 workcamp leaders and 6 environmental messengers to join Juste -the Lithuanian EVS volunteer who has...
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