Institute for Environmental Policy (IEP) is accredited to run projects under European Voluntary Service, part of the European Union’s Erasmus+ Programme, as a sending, receiving and coordinating organization.
IEP is open to cooperate in Erasmus+ Programme projects, for Youth Exchanges, Training, EVS and KA2 projects, as sending and receiving organization.
Project number: 2014-3-IT03-KA105-005030
Project title: Environment: research and education for a sustainable development
Sending organization: IPSIA ACLI
IEP hosted two EVS volunteers from Italy, Sara Gonella and Cristina De Carolis 1 May 2015-30 April 2016 .
Project title: European youth for a more sustainable future
Starting of the EVS voluntarism: 1st of April 2016.
Sending organization: Obre’t’ebre, Catalunya, Spain
The project consists in helping IEP in its daily activities and its projects on environment, climate change and raising of environmental awareness, and in the motivation of young people to become more active citizens in the field of environment and sustainability. IEP had a variety of topics where its projects are mostly concentrated, ranging from water management to youth and environment, from purely scientific to raising awareness of youth, so volunteers are expected to love different environmental topics.
Volunteers: Alba Pereira Espasadin and Hugo Costas Diaz
EVS volunteers’ blog can be read here.