Call for Participants - Education Through Trail Building Activity

Call for Participants - Education Through Trail Building Activity

30/08/18 Announcement / Call / Iris Group news /

Deadline: September 9, 2018
Project Dates: 23-29 September, 2018
Place: Vanadzor, Armenia 

Iris Group – Managing Diversity is looking for 4 Georgian participants for the international youth exchange “Education Through Trail Building Activity” taking place in Vanadzor, Armenia on 23-29 September, 2018. The program is organized in partnership with EcoLab Foundation (Armenia).

If you like adventures, mountains, forests,and  hiking, would love to spend five wonderful days in the nature, you are ready to hike 5-10 km every day, to carry trail building tools, you aren’t afraid of the rain, insects and bears, then this event is for you!

We are happy to announce that from September 23-29 our partner „EcoLab” will be hosting a practical and non- formal educational training at Boo Alt House which is located in Boo park area. The participants will have a unique chance to learn about trail building, get familiar with the specific trail building tools, how to use GPS devices outdoors. You will get practical knowledge to build and design hiking trails. During the project we will improve 15 km hiking loop trail, will make sign posts and install them. During five days we will have experts of tourism, sustainable tourism, hiking, trail building fields who will share their experience and knowledge with you.

The project is funded by „EcoLab“ sustainable development foundation.

Apply if you:

– Are a Georgian citizen
– Are between 18-35
– Are able to work in English
– Have interest in the topic
– Are willing to learn
– Are socially engaged in your community
– Are interested in concept of the offered event
– Are motivated to work with group of people
– Have big desire and interest to develop Nukriani residence and have time to activity participate in that


Travel, food and lodging are financed by organizers.

How to apply

Are you interested in the project? If yes, fill the application form.

The criteria for selecting participants are: big interest in Nukriani Diversity Residence and desire to participate in its development, showing strong motivation to participate in this event, projects main purpose is to use participants knowledge and experience to develop Diversity Residence of Nukriani.

Deadline for filling out the application:
September 9 , 2018

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact person: Natia Shalibashvili
Coordinator at Iris group – Managing Diversity
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️ Phone: +995 555 919 444