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A Dive Far Up North to the Latvian Culture

Located in northeastern Europe with a population of over 1.9 million people, Latvia has vibrant traditions and a long history dating back to early 9000 BC. It’s an extraordinary land that encompasses a mosaic of magnificent woodlands, marshes, …

Clean-up of Marina della Lobra

On Wednesday, February the 3rd, we, M.A.R.E. 2020 team, decided to make our day meaningful by giving back to the local community and to begin a journey of positive impacts. After getting suited up with our gloves and …

Beach clean-up in Tordigliano

On Monday, 18th of January, we continued the series of beach clean-ups proceeding with Tordigliano beach – the last one before the Punta Germano where the Marine Park officially ends within the zone C. To arrive there, we …

Looking for volunteers for the 9th edition of the project M.A.R.E. and for the new sister project MARE for S.E.A.

Thanks to a strategic partnership with the Italian National Agency, our organization is offering the opportunity to take part in TWO different projects: MARE for S.E.A. Short term ESC (3 months: May-July 21) at the Marine Protected Area …

The clean-up of the Crapolla Cove

The past few weeks brought us an exceptional amount of wind and rain, forcing us to stay and work from home up until last week. On Monday, January 11th, we finally got blessed with a clear sky and …

A spicy dive into Tunisian culture

Tunisia reveals a rich past that lies beneath an eclectic mix of intertwined cultures and religions. Throughout time, it has naturally become a multicultural and multilingual country that perfectly combines traditions and modernity. Fortunately for us, both of …

Middle of the Project: A time for self-reflection

This is it. We are officially halfway through the project. We would be lying if we said that it isn’t a little bittersweet. This year has been such an emotional roller-coaster, fuelled by uncertainty and anxiety. The pandemic …

A flavourful dive into Portuguese culture

New month, new culture to embrace and explore! We dedicated the entire month of October to dive into the rich Portuguese culture. We truly had an amazing time playing fun games, taking our taste-buds on some delicious gastronomic …

First Encounters with Italian Culture

We landed in Italy two months ago and our arrival did not only mean the beginning of our cooperation with Project M.A.R.E., but also our involvement in Italian Culture. For some of us this encounter is brand new, …

This is us: meet the team of Project M.A.R.E. 2020

Here it comes! Our long-awaited self-introductions are finally here! We are still patiently waiting for the last Tunisian volunteer to arrive. There has been so much happening behind the scenes and we can assure that he will be …