Now you can help in environmental conservation by participating in the preservation of endangered species, planting trees to recomposing biodiversity corridors, release of fish in the Paraná river and promoting environmental education of children here at CO2FREE Association!
The Eco Volunteer program is very common among organizations throughout Brazil and the world, receiving people from all over the globe and of all ages, allowing volunteers have contact with the various activities that the organization promotes, meet other volunteers and exchange amazing work experiences. The Eco Volunteer Program brings together environmental and cultural activities, allowing interaction with nature and environmental education for children and young people.
Financial donations and workforce are essential to maintain the projects of these organizations around the world. During your participation will be performed various tasks all very important to the organization. You may be staying in Green Farm CO2FREE in Itaquiraí - MS, Brazil, a farm with an excellent structure and 90% of its area preserved.
Your investment is intended for the payment of costs (accommodation, meals, tours, etc.), and the contribution to the CO2 Free Association. Consider your participation a privilege. You will experience a new culture, meeting people, making friends and helping to preserve the environment and life on our planet.
Participating in the "Eco Volunteer Program" you will have time to know and participate of activities in the breeding conservation of wild animals (parrot, macaw, toucan, otter, tapir, paca, puma, jaguar, alligator, etc.), seedling nursery, fish farming tanks for creation and release of fish, handling of domestic animals (horses, cattle, sheep), environmental education program and more! In addition to live and learn from zookeepers, veterinarians and other professionals: is a rich experience.
Be a Eco Volunteer in CO2 FREE Association and actively participate in the conservation of animals and plants. If you have love for nature and a desire to ensure the survival of the species and its habitat, join us!
To be Eco volunteer is needed patience, desire to learn and help. Age between 18 – 50 years old. Speak Portuguese or Spanish or English and know how to work in teams.
You will be staying in Green Farm with accommodation, meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner), Wi-Fi and certificate included in the program.
ECO VOLUNTEER PROGRAM:
• Minimum stay time: 5 days.
• Maximum stay time: 30 days.
• Eco Volunteer Certificate
• Value: U$ 110,00/day
Value includes: accommodation, meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner), ferry rides, horse trail and wifi throughout your stay on the farm.
We offer free transportation (roundtrip) to the volunteer from: Maringá, PR Airport; Foz do Iguacu, PR Airport; Dourados, MS Airport. (Ask us about other transfers options).
Distances to GreenFarm CO2 Free: Maringá, PR (270 km); Foz do Iguacu, PR (390 km); Dourados, MS (210 km).
NOTE: Foz do Iguacu is a tourist destination (Iguacu falls, Itaipu dam).
Please let us know which airport you will arriving, so our team is prepared. If there are any questions just contact us we will assist you in relation to logistics and other information.
During your participation in the project you will assist in the following activities:
• Animal feed preparation;
• Recovery treatment of the animals;
• Cleaning of animal enclosure;
• Monitor the routine of animals under the supervision of specialized professionals;
• Seedling Nursery: producing several seedlings of native and fruit species;
• Production of organic fruits and vegetables;
• Maintenance of fish farming ponds;
• Planting trees in areas of reforestation and forest recovery, helping to restore the biodiversity corridors;
• Orientation of children in environmental education program;
• Handling of domestic species such as cattle, horses and sheeps;
At the end of the program, you will receive a certificate for your participation in the activities.