Tag: Volunteers

“LOOKING FOR A CARETTA I REMOVE MY ‘CARETA’ ” -Ignacio

Hi! I am Ignazio, a young man from Madrid living in Italy immersed in a wonderful marine preservation project called Project M.A.R.E. In Madrid I worked as a cook and as a animator and rugby trainer with young …

Maradona, Eleanora, Dios and Zia Franca

Being part of Project M.A.R.E. means that we are part of a bigger network of conservationists and people trying to preserve nature and biodiversity. It has been the goal of the project since its creation: protecting the Posidonia …

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, …

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 10th edition of the project M.A.R.E.

This project has been going on for 9 years but we are currently waiting for the approval and for this reason the dates are susceptible to change.   Thanks to a strategic partnership with the Italian National Agency, our …

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 …

MARE #6 Revisited: What comes next?

It’s been more than two months since the closure of the last project MARE. It’s a hard adaptation for us all – to have left that mythical natural land of sirens and sea creatures to fit in the …

And now we are three

When I am freezing in the coldness of winter air I always think that when the summer finally comes I will be shocked, but every year, it is always the same. It comes slowly, naturally. It does not …