- chantiers 1-3 semaines
- Code : VJF17-3.6
- Dispo : 3M / 1F (Total Part 12)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / GER
- Age : 18 - 26
You will work and spend your free time closely together with the KFSR (Kaempfer und Freunde der Spanischen Republik 1936-1939 e,V.), an Association of Survivors of the Spanish Civil war, their children, grandchildren and their friends. The International Brigades in Spain in the time 1936-39 were supported by many nationalities and the KFSR is active to foster and cherish the memories of the volunteers from different countries, who travelled to Spain in order to fight for the Second Spanish Republic in the Spanish Civil War.
You will work on Friedrichsfelde Central Cemetery, where, among many others, survivors of the Spanish Civil War and their families are buried. Your first task is writing down the names which can be read on the gravestones. If they are not readable anymore, you will help to clean them and to paint over the names under professional guidance.Besides the work on the cemetery, you will go on a guided tour through the Cemetery which is not only a cemetery, but also a park. You will meet and talk to descendants of former Brigadists, go on a guided antifascist city walk, have a reading and discussion with Victor Grossman and other persons. We ask you to being open to the topic.
You will live in heated bungalows with up to 6 girls or boys. The bungalows are equipped with a bathroom. You will get bed linen, there is no need to bring a sleeping bag with you.
A motivation letter – specific to this project – is required.