The director of the IAJ presented in Almería 19 labor camps under Andalusia 480 Young

Presentation of Work Camps.

Presentation of Work Camps.

Purchena host a Labor Camp.

The Andalusian Institute of Youth (IAJ), of the Department of Equality and Social Policies, It will launch during the months of July and August a total of 19 labor camps to be developed in collaboration with different municipalities and associations. From director del certain, Francisco Pizarro, accompanied by the territorial delegate of Equality, Health and Social Policy, Jose Maria Martin, and the provincial coordinator of the IAJ, Ramon Soto, He has presented the new edition of this program that may participate 480 Young.

As explained Pizarro, during the implementation of this initiative each summer in Andalusia youth from different backgrounds undertake, voluntary and selfless, to develop outreach work and a series of complementary activities, for a fortnight. Labor camps are thus an essential means of fostering among youth “values ​​of coexistence, tolerance, solidarity, participation or intercultural respect”.

In this sense, Pizarro stressed that “aware of the importance of this program and its impact on the young group” in 2017 It has expanded the budget for the same, so that they will celebrate 19 Work Camps projects, versus 16 that developed last year.

The total number of seats in the fields taking place in Andalusia is 480, which 213 young Andalusians will be offered or residing in Andalusia; 228 They are made available to other regions; and 39 Iran aimed at young people from other countries.

Of the 19 activities planned, 16 Working the fields are intended for young people 18 a 30 years and three 3 They are for young people 18 a 26 years old. Due to the good results obtained in the last edition of this program is again conducting a field for under 14 a 17 years old, called 'learning by doing and building Cerro Mulera II (Ubrique, Cádiz).

On the fundamental issues that will address labor camps are: Community Action and Social Intervention; Historical-artistic and / or cultural; Archeology and Environment.

Thematic fields

by provinces, Almeria will develop the fields' inclusive Cinema in rural areas’ (Padules); ‘True stories. Human library as a tool for intercultural’ (Purchena); and 'conservation and maintenance of shelter Ubeire and Natural Park of Sierra Nevada environment’ (Fiñana).

in Cádiz, They will be held on 'experiences of social intervention' fields; 'Learning by doing and building Cerro Mulera’ (Cerro Mulera, Ubrique) y Picacho 2017 (Alcalá de los Gazules)

Cordoba province will host the fields' Memory of Caicena. Estate Recovery’ (Almedinilla) and 'Cultivating biodiversity. Creation of organic gardens’ (Castro del Río).

In Granada there are three activities planned: 'Rediscovering Roman Theater Guadix’ (Guadix); Intervention in the town archaeological mozárabe Tózar (Tózar-Moclín); and 'The memory trashumante III. Ethnographic Park shelters Shepherd (Montejícar).

Huelva fields will be developed: 'Cataloging and rehabilitation Rodezno Mills Arroyomolinos de León’ (Arroyomolinos) and 'Live Screen II. Recovery of intangible heritage from the documentary film’ (Galaroza).

Will take place in Jaén ‘ Archaeological excavation work at the archaeological site of Cástulo’ (Linares) and Fortaleza de la Mota (Alcalá la Real); while in Malaga it is scheduled to hold the field 'archaeological intervention Castle Archidona’ (Archidona).

Finally, in Seville 'Square fields of arms Alcázar de Écija be held’ (Écija); 'Leisure Youth with Disabilities’ (Osuna) and 'Water, mills and life of the natural park. Valorization of the Ciudadeja Rivera’ (Las Navas de la Concepción).

The deadline for registration to participate in work camps will be held this summer in Andalusia will be open from Tuesday 9 May at 09:00 until Thursday 11 May at 14:00 hours. The draw for places will be public and will be held at the headquarters of the Andalusian Institute of Youth Day 12 May.