Opportunities around the world

The SIY LAB Project - Call for Agri-Food Mediterranean Innovators - deadline 31 July 2017

Join us for the 2nd edition of the Millennials Festival in Siena on 5-6 October 2017
G7 Science and Technology side event under the auspices of the Italian G7 Presidency 2017

The University of Siena SIY LAB project is looking for innovative ideas and projects related to the agri-food sector

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Voluntary work in the Algarve at Terra do Milho

Located in the beautiful Serra de Monchique. Permaculture farm in development. Working by design. We are trying to be self supporting. Fruit trees & vegetable garden. Goats and chicken help us and give us eggs, milk & cheese. Which are a substantial part of our diet. This in June and July we will build up our educational eco place. We are looking for experienced people who can help us to build it. We still need to make one tent place. Tents have to be decorated, path cleared and there is some woodwork (plaining) to do to prepare for a straw bale building course.

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Please support @LittleHerds Global Campaign www.BugsEndHunger.com - to reach 100 supporters by 11.00am on 1st May 2017

Little Herds

We're an educational nonprofit in Austin, Texas trying to get folks to eat some bugs (edible insects)! Little Herds educates and empowers communities, both locally and globally, to support and promote the use of insects for food and feed as an environmentally sound and economically viable source of nutrition.

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Global Forest Watch (GFW) 2017 call for Small Grants Fund applications now open

Global Forest Watch (GFW) is thrilled to announce the 2017 call for proposals for the Small Grants Fund. Now in its fourth year, the Small Grants Fund supports non-governmental organisations by providing financial and technical support to optimise their use of GFW tools and data for better forest monitoring and management.

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MSc in Global Prosperity

Are you looking for a Masters programme that disrupts conventional paradigms and develops new approaches to complex problems?

Do you want to provoke new ways of thinking about prosperity and to design new models for prosperous societies?

Do you want the freedom to develop your own projects, with the support of a world-class research team?

The MSc in Global Prosperity is a one-year programme (available full-time and part-time), which examines the theories and practical methodologies for advancing sustainable global prosperity.

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Healing Garden on Fejø and Fejø Retreat volunteering

On our small island of Fejø in Denmark we run a local LAND Centre with a lot of learning opportunities for permie volunteers.

We work with a gift economy, we offer you food and accommodation, a lovely stay and a learning experience, you help us out with loads of stuff that has to do with running the place - from weeding to serving herbal tea for the guests and to cook communal meals and baking bread. We ask you kindly to stay here for at least 3 weeks.

Please find more info at Fejoeretreat.dk

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Internships in Sustainable Agriculture - Peru 2017

The Alliance for a Sustainable Amazon (ASA), a non-profit organisation working in the southeastern Peruvian Amazon, is seeking interns to assist its international team of biologists and conservationists with various projects spanning biological research and monitoring, and sustainable tropical agriculture.
Interns are based at Finca Las Piedras, the ASA’s field site in Peru’s Madre de Dios Department.

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Cultural Landscape Adaptation - Call for Chapters

In recognition of the growing importance of studies regarding Cultural Landscapes the Faculty of Architecture - University of Lisbon (Portugal) along with IGI Global Publications (Pennsylvania - USA) invites researchers and practitioners worldwide to submit a chapter for the book "Handbook of Research on Methods and Tools for Assessing Cultural Landscape Adaptation" which aims at reflecting on the different perspectives of cultural landscape research in a interdisciplinary scenario and the different meanings of socio-ecological interpretation providing guidance for the development of landsc

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Volunteers wanted for a Cocoa Agroforestry project in Sierra Leone

Please visit: https://cacaoeleggua.com/blog/ for a more comfortable read. You can also browse the website and the history of the project.

Volunteers needed for Cacao Elegguá, an agroforestry and permaculture, eco-building construction project on an Eco Farm situated in Kenema, Sierra Leone.

Our Ethos
We blend agriculture, forestry and environmental sustainability to enhance positive interactions between trees, crops and livestock.
We employ local population and develop knowledge in the community.

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