Last Second!! 2 plazas SVE para Portugal! Salida En septiembre!

En colaboración con la Asociación Building bridges de Madrid ofrecemos estas plazas SVE de último minuto para los usuarios interesados!!

Solo envia tu candidatura si realmente te interesa el proyecto y tienes disponilidad para salir, ya que es muy probable que finalmente te vayas)


The municipality of Odemira (Portugal) has currently 2 open vacancies for EVS (European Voluntary Service), in 2 different associations working with the local community.
The volunteering projects will last one year (07/09/2015 until 06/09/2016). This project is currently being built and will be submitted for support by Youth in Action/ Erasmus+ program.
The six different projects are described in detail in the document attached. At the moment you have only 2 free places in projects number:

2.       Odemira-te more child, youth and music,

3.       AH D. Ana Pacheco, elders and young people in the community, and cultural activities,

Young people (17-30 years old) must apply until 21th August.
Participating volunteers receive free accomodation, food, insurance and pocket money for the whole period of the project. Travel costs are partially covered.


The Municipality of Odemira characterized by immense landscape diversity, extending between the plains, the mountains and the sea, a total of 1720.25 km2, of which the Mira river and the dam of Santa Clara, give a special color. In area, this is the largest municipality throughout the country, despite having just over 26,000 inhabitants. Its territory is divided by 13 parishes, each with its special features: Relíquias, Sabóia, São Luís, São Martinho das Amoreiras, Vila Nova de Milfontes, Luzianes-Gare, Boavista dos Pinheiros, Longueira / Almograve, Colos, Santa Clara-a-Velha, São Salvador e Santa Maria, São Teotónio Vale de Santiago. Odemira is the country’s largest municipality, with an economy based on primary sector, including agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry and forestry. At the level of the tertiary sector, there is the retail trade and services. Manufacturing is virtually non-existent, but Odemira is a county of agricultural production including irrigation.

The population density is 14.9 inhabitants / km2, with a total population of about 26,000 people (2011). Odemira Acredita em Ti” is a project in the field of youth that aims to affirm the youth and their role in the municipality of Odemira, promoting territorial competitiveness for the young and their mobilization for civic participation active. A cross-sectional design to various areas (participation, citizenship and bond; economy and innovation, housing, culture and leisure, education and environment, employment and initiative, eco-tourism, sustainable and adventure, energy efficiency, sport adventure …) that is developing. Resulting from several projects in various areas expressed, it is intended that the volunteers, can not only help create new dynamics of the use and enjoyment by the community, develop related experiments aimed at improvement of implemented projects, promotion of projects with the various public, add value and knowledge to technicians who will interact, absorb knowledge that can carry into our reality. Presentation of new solutions and practical measures of valuation of projects.

The Sector for Youth will be in charge of project for European Voluntary Service, which is coordinated by a person who ́s responsible to follow the entire process, the municipality of Odemira submit the application and ensures the financial and administrative responsibility for the project, distributing the EVS background for all stakeholders through the protocol established between the various actors. Cooperation with the use of local authorities in the territory, particularly with associations experienced in EVS that will make the technical The municipality of Odemira wants to work with the greatest possible number of organizations, with and without experience in the Youth in Action / Erasmus +, so as to spread opportunities throughout the country, promoting the participation of rural young people with fewer opportunities and to support the initiative own these organizations and local young people within the Youth thematic.


For the selection of the volunteers we will need:
– Europass CV with picture (made in the last month)

– Motivational letter, writing that your sending organisation will be “Building Bridges”. We ask all candidates to send a specific letter of motivation – why they want to volunteer with us rather than just a general EVS one.

Remember to write in the motivation letter that your sending institution is “Asociación Building Bridges”.

All documents written in english you can send to: with subject “ SVE.Odemira Portugal.TU.NOMBRE.TUSAPELLIDOS” and specified offer of EVS (description and names of 6 offers you can find in the document attached below).