Volunteering project in Turkey!
Location: Sinop, Turkiye
Project Name: Working for the stray friends!
Hosting organisation: Sahipsiz Hayvanları Koruma ve Yasatma Dernegi
Sending organisation: “Common Sense” Youth Organisation

Purpose of the project: 

  • Improve the well-being of stray cats and dogs at the Sinop shelter.
  • Raise awareness about animal welfare beyond the shelter.
  • Provide hands-on experience and skills to volunteers.
  • Develop competencies in the care of sick or orphaned wild animals.
  • Encourage local youth involvement in volunteering activities

Number of volunteers: 1 volunteer between 18-30 years old (Only Azerbaijani citizenship)
Project period – 01.03.2024 – 01.05.2024 (2 months)

Deadline: 20 February 2024 (Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted)

How to apply? Please get a registration number, and apply through European Youth Portal and Fill out the Application Form (click the link)

How to get a registration number? – If you don’t have an account on European Youth
please watch our instruction videos from this Link

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements: 

  • Maximum travel reimbursement for Azerbaijan: 275 €
  • The volunteer will share a flat with the other volunteers but have his/her own room. At the house, all facilities are available (hot water, natural gas, etc)
  • You will take 4 € each day for pocket day
  • You will take 130 € each month for food

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering: 

We need vets who love animals and want to help stray cats and dogs at the Sinop shelter. If you’re a vet, bring your doctor clothes and stethoscope to be part of our caring team. We’re looking for:
– If you know about animals and how to care for them, that’s perfect!
– If you really like animals and want to make their lives better, we want you.
– We work together to help animals, so it’s important to get along with others.
– You might help in surgeries or with wildlife animals. Be open to new things!

Sending organisation information 

Name of the sending organisation: “Common Sense” Youth Organisation 

OID number : E10200624

City and country of your sending organisation: Sumgait, Azerbaijan

Person in charge (name and surname): Ramiz Aliyev

E-mail of the person in charge: evs@csyo-az.org