Odemira na Europa – Creating Opportunities
“Odemira na Europa – Creating Opportunities!” in this second year project we proudly announce the opening of six new projects in Odemira, Alentejo, Portugal.
Short Description About Odemira
Located on the Southwest of Portugal, the Municipality of Odemira is 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.
The 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 | Santa Maria, São Teotónio and 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 na Europa – Creating Opportunities!”
We´re looking for volunteers from all european countries for 6 different projects (1 year – starting in october).
You can find more information in the attached documents(EN & PT).
This application will be delivered on round 2 (april 2017).
We ask for your help promoting the vacancies to your contacts!
Setor de Juventude
Divisão de Desenvolvimento Sócio Cultural Município de Odemira