Projects from 2001 to 2010

2009-2010

  • SIME, Conference for non-profit organization, Sweden november 2010.
  • SWY Event, memories of an international youth exchange, The Swedish Centre for International Youth Exchange, Sweden, november 2010.
  • Whale Festival National Park Marino Ballena, august 2009.
  • Whale Investigation Program, Wins Award Ford Motor Company Conservation and Environment, Conservation and Environmental Education. february 2009.Environmental Education Program in schools of all the Pacific coast of Central America. Humpback whales. 2008-2010Participation on the Planning Workshop for the Southern Ocean Research Partnership (the Partnership) in Sydney, on 23 26 March 2009.
  • Volunteering Program, more than 25 groups of Canadians colleges and universities in seven rural communities of Costa Rica in cooperation with the Canadian organization Canada World Youth.

2008

  • 10th Exchange Program Costa Rica World Youth, VIDA-Centre for Youth Exchanges, CIU (Sweden), communities of Santa Elena de Monteverde – Östersund, Puerto Jimenez – Falun.
  • Work with voluntary groups / school and university students, Canada World Youth.

2007

  • 9th Exchange Program Costa Rica World Youth, VIDA-Center for Youth Exchanges, CIU (Sweden), communities of Santa Elena de Monteverde – Falun, Tortuguero – Östersund.
  • Work with voluntary groups / school and university students, Canada World Youth.

2004-2006

2006

  • 8to Exchange Program Costa Rica, VIDA -Center for Youth Exchanges, CIU (Sweden), and communities: Puerto Jimenez, Tortuguero, Östersund. Falun.
  • Participation Seminar, Voluntary Youth Exchange Seminar work as Means to produce sustainability, EU, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • Work with voluntary groups / school and university students, Canada World Youth.
  • Work with volunteer groups International Student Volunteer.

2005

  • 7th Exchange Program Costa Rica World Youth, VIDA-Center for Youth Exchanges, CIU (Sweden), communities: San Jeronimo de Perez Zeledon, Pital de San Carlos, Sandviken, Habo.
  • Teacher Exchange or Costa Rica 9eno New Jersey Educational Information and Resource Center, Eirc / VIDA July-August 2005. January 2006.
  • Work or volunteer groups International Student Volunteer.
  • Work with Volunteers Costa Rica Language Academy.
  • Work with voluntary groups / school and university students, Canada World Youth.

2004

  • 6th Exchange Program Costa Rica World Youth, VIDA-Center for Youth Exchanges, CIU (Sweden), communities: Guatuso, Venice, San Carlos, Lycksele, Avesta.
  • Teacher Exchange or Costa Rica 8th New Jersey Educational Information and Resource Center, Eirc / VIDA, July-August 2003. January 2004.
  • Work with voluntary groups / school and university students, Canada World Youth.
  • Participation III World Youth Festival, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Work with volunteer groups International Student Volunteer.
  • Participation Binational Festival Lapa Verde, Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui, Costa Rica.
  • Participation ALLIANCES IUCN-NORAD Programme, Consortium on Gaspar (Costa Rica-Nicaragua), Community Rural Development, Conservation and Management of Natural Resources, Institutional Development.
  • Participation Lapa Verde National Committee – Environmental Education.
  • Participation in Local Committee Binational Corridor Wetlands (Costa Rica-Nicaragua) (Ruta-Ruta The Malekus the Gaspar).

2002-2003

2003

  • 5th Exchange Program Costa Rica World Youth, VIDA -Center for Youth Exchanges, CIU (Sweden), communities: Pital de San Carlos, Pacayas, Pejibaye, Vara, Jokkmokk, Härnösand.
  • Teacher Exchange or Costa Rica 8to New Jersey Educational Information and Resource Center, Eirc / VIDA, July-August 2003. January 2004.
  • Work with volunteer groups Student Volunteer International (IST) Gap Challenge, International Student Volunteers.
  • Participation Binational Festival Lapa Verde, El Castillo, Nicaragua.
  • Participation ALLIANCES IUCN-NORAD Programme, Consortium on Gaspar (Costa Rica-Nicaragua), Rural Community Development, Conservation and Management of Natural Resources, Institutional Development.
  • Participation Lapa Verde National Committee – Environmental Education.Green Macaw (Ara ambigua)
  • Participation in Local Committee Binational Corridor Wetlands (Costa Rica-Nicaragua) (Ruta-Ruta The Malekus the Gaspar).

2002

  • Exchange program Costa Rica World Youth in cooperation with Ericsson Costa Rica received the Prize contribution to the Community “Social responsibility in action Merit Award, American Chamber Costa Rica.
  • Fourth Program Environmental Exchange Costa Rica World Youth, (January 18, April 5 Costa Rica, host communities La Fortuna de San Carlos – Orosí de Cartago – San Vito de Coto Brus, VIDA,  April – May – June 20, 5 Sweden), Center for Youth Exchange , CIU (Sweden), host communities, Piteå – Båstad – Nynäshamn, 2002
  • Interchange Professors Costa Rica New Jersey Educational Information and Resource Center, EIRC / VIDA, january 8-22, 2002.

2001

  • Official Closed of the International Year of the Volunteers, National Committee and Governments authorities of Minister of Environment and Energy 1820 Theater, FANAL, San José Costa Rica. December 5, 2001
  • Participation on the Closed of International Year of the Volunteers, “Fair of the Volunteering” organized for National Committee, Central Park, San José Costa Rica, December 1. 2001
  • Volunteering in the Refuge of Wild Life Playa Hermosa, protection of the marine turtles, ACOPAC-MINAE November, 2001.
  • Started Program Clean Up the World, VIDA-ERICSSON. Focusing at the protection and cleanness of Torres River, San José, Costa Rica, September 22,  2001.
  • Volunteering in the Refuge of Wild Life Playa Hermosa, protection of the marine turtles, ACOPAC-MINAE September, 2001.
  • Volunteering in the Refuge of Wild Life Playa Hermosa, protection of the marine turtles, participants Program Costa Rica World Youth, Miramar de Puntarenas – Zarcero groups , ACOPAC-MINAE September 7-8-9, 2001.
  • Participation on the Celebration of National Parks Days, National Park Juan Castro Blanco, Alajuela, August 8,
  • Grew Green Macaw Program Environmental Education of the Grew Green Macaw Conservation Program. Schools in Sarapiquí village: La Guaria,  La Marina y la Union, El Muelle,  San Carlos: Garabito, Quebrada Grande, Santa Elena , Concepción, La Palmera phase process 2001-2002
  • Volunteering in the Refuge of Wild Life Playa Hermosa, protection of the marine turtles, participants Program Costa Rica World Youth, Santa María de Dota group, ACOPAC-MINAE August 25- 26 -27, 2001.
  • Participating on Youth People and Students World Festival, Argel, Argelia , August 8-16, 2001.
  • Interchange Professors Costa Rica New Jersey Educational Information and Resource Center, EIRC / VIDA, july 20- August 4, 2001.
  • Participating on the Youth World Festival, Second Version, Panamá City, Panamá. July 21-28, 2001
  • Third Program Environmental Exchange Costa Rica World Youth, (7 July, August, 21 September Costa Rica, host comunities Santa María de Dota – Zarcero – Miramar de Puntarenas, VIDA,  October, November, December 5 Sweden), Center for Youth Exchange , CIU (Sweden), host communities, Eksjö – Laholm – Östersund), 2001
  • Workshop “Saves the marine turtles, how we can do it” with children on the Mc Donald’s Restaurant La Sabana, San José Costa Rica, June 23. 2001
  • Participation on the “Open Day” Saint Clare High School. Program of Conservation of the Green Macaw (Ara ambigua), San José Costa Rica, June 22, 2001.
  • Workshop for established the goals and methods for season 2001, Program of Marines Turtles for Refuge of Wild Playa Hermosa, ACOPAC-MINAE june 8, 2001.
  • Workshop “Saves the marine turtles, how we can do it” with children on the Mc Donald’s Restaurant  San José down town, San José Costa Rica, June 3. 2001
  • Workshop “Saves the marine turtles, how we can do it” with children on the Mc Donald’s Restaurant Zapote, San José Costa Rica, June 16. 2001
  • Workshop “Saves the marine turtles, how we can do it” with children on the Mc Donald’s Restaurant Parque de la Paz, San José Costa Rica, June 9. 2001
  • Workshop “Saves the marine turtles, how we can do it” with children on the Mc Donald’s Restaurant Plaza del Sol, San José Costa Rica, June 3. 2001
  • Participation on the Humanistic Week, speech about volunteering for protect the environment, Latin-American Science and Technology University, ULACIT. San José Costa Rica April 2nd.2001
  • Starting of the sponsor of enterprise ERICCSON of Costa Rica to the Program of Exchange Costa Rica World Youth, Offices ERICSSON COSTA RICA, January 2001
  • Member of National Committee, International Year of Volunteers 2001, January 2001

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