Sustainable Solutions for Youth
In September 2017 we will invite 2 EVS volunteers to the Global Ecovillage Network
International’s main office in the Findhorn ecovillage, Scotland to participate in our one year long
EVS programme. You will be joining the GEN at a very exciting time in GEN’s evolution as an organisation and will be working closely with passionate and inspirational individuals committed to strengthening connectivity between sustainable communities worldwide.
This year will allow you to gain a deeper understanding of GEN both global network and
organisation, offer the opportunity for you to sharpen key interests and skills in network-building,
communications, NGO operations, sustainable development, and of course, will offer an chance
to become meaningfully engaged with one of the world’s revered ecovillages, Findhorn, in Northern Scotland.
This is a primarily office-based role, although you will have regular opportunities to engage in
additional, more practical activities within the community such as gardening, maintenance, and
meal preparation. There will also be educational and personal development courses available
for you to participate in. In truth, the opportunities available are really only limited by your