ETIV do Brasil
Educate, Transform, Integrate, Value
At ETIV do Brasil, we organize various initiatives that support youth development and environmental conservation in Brazil.
We also offer volunteers and interns the unique opportunity to enhance their career path through a hands-on experience working with an international NGO that engages directly with local communities in Itacaré, Bahia, Brazil.
Support youth development and environmental conservation in Brazil, with a deep focus on community integration.
At ETIV, we strive to Educate, Transform, Integrate, and Value all members of our community.
Our work is made possible through the incredible work of our volunteers, interns, and partners. Their support enables us to shape a space of transformative social and environmental change.
Since operation began back in October 2015, we have been able to achieve outstanding results and positively impact our community.
Who are empowered by our environmental and youth development projects. These are designed in direct collaboration with local the communities, while taking into consideration the social-cultural-economic-ecological realities, challenges and potential.
From over 23 countries have participated in our programs, in a variety of field and office positions.
With local and international organizations and universities.
DISCOVER THE RICH AND COLORFUL BRAZILIAN CULTURE!
Learn or improve your Portuguese with private lessons tailored to meet your exact level and aspirations. Classes are given by a trusted Portuguese teacher at our learning space in our ETIV complex.
STUNNING ECO-ADVENTURE TOURS
We are partnered with a local tourism agency called itacarebahiaturismo which offers memorable tours and experiences. Some of their offerings include hikes to secluded beaches and waterfalls, boat trips, white water rafting, ziplining, and much more, all at discounted rates for our volunteers! Check out their Instagram for more!
Discover the Brazilian surfing culture and learn or improve your skills on some of the world’s most stunning beaches! Itacaré is internationally famous for its reliable, high-quality waves that serve all abilities and styles.
Learn the technique and history behind Capoeira, an Afro-Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music. We have partnered with a Capoeira school by the name of Mestre Comprido where you can learn from the locals. In 2014 UNESCO recognized Capoeira on their list of Intangible Cultural Heritage!