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1,2… Compost!

Composting is a technic to turn organic wastes into high quality compost thanks to decomposing organisms     Importance of compost at home – Reduction of the quantity of waste to transport to the garbage dumpster or to …

Distributing our posters

We design and write our promotional posters in order to inform people about what we do in a more direct way than through our website. We get to meet people in neighboring villages and to visit these villages …

Sicily

At the end of July, four of our volunteers went to Sicilia to participate in their mid-term training near Catania in Nicolosi. Alvaro, Frauke, Mikus and Sonia together with other 29 volunteers followed activities about our future expectations; …

Our Anthem, “Latvian Power”

In a previous article, “Allow us to introduce ourselves”, we had told you that Alvaro, our official singer-songwriter in the group, deserved to famous on every continent and island. Now you’ll understand why by listening to our anthem, « Latvian Power ». Spread …

The art of storytelling

A piece of advice : do not try to find a logic, like when you read a book that Kafka wrote. Once upon a time Eros Ramazzotti and Che Guevara were writing revolutionary songs in Antarctica. Back then Eros …

My Name is Posidonia

My name is Posidonia. Oceanic Posidonia. My home is the Mediterranean sea. Yes, I live under water ! I live under water, but let’s be clear, I am not an algae, I am a plant. My body is made …

Mentoring with a difference: How to make Parmigiana di melanzane

For people who are staying more than half a year in Italy (like us), it is impossible to leave the country and go home without knowing a typical Italian, excuse me, Neapolitan recipe – Parmigiana di melanzane. Mina …

The monitoring of Ieranto Bay

The busy tourist season had just started at the end of June, and along with it, a new aspect of our work: the monitoring of the Ieranto Bay and the management of the Infopoint. We all take turns, …

The liberations of sea turtles

On Wednesday May 21st we went to Marina Lobra to free three sea turtles. Many children from different schools were there to watch the liberations. We all got on three different boats to free the sea turtles at …

Spring Cleaning on the Beach

  On the 8th of May, one of our first active contributions towards improving the Italian environment took us to – where else? – Ieranto bay! We got to go in kayak (first time too!) on the windy …