SCI Spain ES- MAD 6.2 ENVI 01.07.2008 15.07.2008 18+
ES- MAD 6.2 CICONIA NIGRA Tarifa (Cádiz)
01/07 - 15/ 7
Since 1997 the environmental group La Cigüeña Negra (COCN) has been studying and struggling to preserve the
rich wildlife and ecological biodiversity of Tarifa (very South of Spain), a well known spot for bird-watching lovers
as most birds migratory routes cross this area. Their scientific research is focused on endangered bird species and
is done on voluntary basis. At the same time COCN carries on an environmental education program and many
environmental voluntary activities. As a result of their raise awareness campaigns among the local population, the
whole area is been officially protected as a natural park.
W: Maintenance and renovation of the bird-watching centre (Estacion Ornitologica de Tarifa) that needs to get
ready for the bird census campaign of early migratory species of the season. This means painting, cleaning and
signalising the area.
S: Environmental problems of the area.
A: at the Bird-watching centre. Simple living conditions.
L: English and Spanish
X: High interest in environment and nature protection.
SCI Spain ES-CAT 11.1 SOC 11.06.2008 26.06.2008 18+
ES-CAT 11.1 MAGIC MARKET (Sta. Susana, Barcelona)
The magic market is organized by the city council of Santa Susana, which is a seaside village, situated in the
province of Barcelona. It is an annual event, organized on the street and free to everybody who wants to
In this “feria” they expect to develop and to promote those forms of interacting which enhance a respectful way of
relating to other persons and with the environment.
W: To help in setting up and to dismantle of monographics for cultural subjects, to help in the recreational activities
for people with physical disabilities, to support child activities, to run circus workshops, to distribute material of
environmental interest …
S: Culture, ecology and children.
A: Small houses equipped in the installations of a camping (Bungalows). Vegetarian food will be provided.
Q: Excitement in cultural subjects. Knowledge on information Technology, interest in natural medicines, knowledge
about setting up and dismantling of stages (musical and theatrical); free time instructor, social-cultural entertainers,
social educators, fine arts, artistic expression.
L: High level of Spanish.
X: Demands motivation letter, in which –in Spanish- you show your excitement in cultural subjects and the interest
in the foreseen activities.