Check Out our March 2019 Newsletter!
Cleiton started an apprenticeship program at our Eco Farm a couple of weeks ago. Cleiton is 20 years old and comes from the suburbs of Rio de Janeiro. He grew up in the Casa do Caminhos orphanage. Due to the lack of opportunities he has no job and has been longing for an opportunity. Bart
The routine of a volunteer here at Eco Caminhos is not only about bioconstruction, organic agriculture, and agroforestry, but we also like to carry out various activities together; from movie and volunteer nights, to hikes, trails and camping trips. In August 2018, we organized a camping trip for the volunteers, including Maria (one of our
Maria found much more than she expected in her experience as short-term volunteer Maria-Lena decided to travel to volunteer in Brazil to take a distance from her routine in the Netherlands. And she chose the Eco Caminhos project as her new life experience. Her idea when volunteering as short-term was to seek a quiet place
One of the main projects of Eco Caminhos is Agroforestry. And the first step is already being carried out by our team under the guidance of our forest engineer, Bruno Nirello. It all starts with the planting of Mexican Sunflower (Tithonia diversifolia), the idea is to use this plant’s nutrients and properties to improve soil