• 14/10/2019
  • 21/10/2019
  • 18 - 90
  • Workcamp 1-3 weeks

  • CONS
  • France
  • Chenaud
  • Full Full
  • 6
  • 100.00  (f)
  • It s Autumn in France, weather could be cold or rainy Take clothes adapted for work and daily life

  • Picture can be from other project


  • The association La Voie LactEe works to discover astronomy and stars, bringing together fans of the sky and space. They have been proposing for 24 years to everyone to get closer to the stars and planets during observation sessions. Equiped for now with handable telescopes for their various interventions, they decided this year to strengthen their capacities by building the first domed observatory in the region. As an association of volunteers only, it is their passion and desire to share with as many people as possible that drives them. To find out more about their association, you can visit their website and why not to help them to finance the creation of the observatory
  • in the morning. Masonery and carpentry work to build the rooftop of the observatory and the dome structure.
  • You will be hosted by the inhabitants at their houses, by groups of two or three to foster the meeting. A covered space near the working area will be set up to have collective meals and do activities.
  • Location: Chenaud is located in the north west of the Dordogne, on the border with Charentes, 60 km from Bordeaux, PErigueux and AngoulEme.Leisure: Swimming, caning, site visits, local festivals...
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Solidarites Jeunesses works alongside a number of partner organisations world-wide, exchanging volunteers and organising international solidarity projects. The association has been the French branch of Youth Action for Peace till 2009, a movement created after the First World War in order to reconcile people of different nationalities through a better mutual understanding. National Solidarites Jeunesses is a national youth organisation, recognised by the French Ministry of Youth and Sport. Our national headquarters are situated in Paris. We organise short and longer-term international youth volunteer workcamps and voluntary services, projects with people from disadvantaged areas, training sessions, and international solidarity projects. We also manage rural residential and community centres. Regional Solidaites Jeunesses is composed of 7 regional delegations: Ile-de-France, Franche-Comt�, Languedoc-Roussillon, PACA, Auvergne, Poitou-Charentes and Midi-Pyrenees. Moreover it cooperates with partners in the regions of Bretagne, Lorraine and with La Crois�e des Regards in the region PACA. Workcamps The international workcamp is a very important part in the action undertaken by Solidarites Jeunesses. It is prepared a long time in advance in the different regional offices and the National Secretariat. The international workcamp, open to volunteers of any age, is seen as a tool of local and personal development, tolerance and understanding between the different participants. Furthermore, we lay emphasis on the inclusion of people coming from disadvantaged areas. The workcamps promote the active participation of the local population.

Contact Organisation

  • Address

    VAT 090114478 DOY: A'ATHINON

    15, Veranzerou Street

    10677 ATHENS


  • Phone

    Local: 0030 210 3825 506