For information about this year's GA click on: "Anjou 2019"
The Friends of the Countryside (FCS) represent the custodians of European estates and the traditional industries, patrimony, and heritage in their stewardship. These landowners, entrepreneurs, and decision-makers who compose FCS create a network of like-minded individuals united to promote the interests of their land and livelihood through innovative and sustainable practices. Through the platform of the ELO, Friends of the Countryside are able to ensure that their voice is heard throughout the European Union and beyond.
Please find below our first publication from our Databank of Offers and Demands of Traineeships and Employment on Countryside Estates.
If you have any demands or offers of traineeships and/or employment or can recommend someone, please send the info to firstname.lastname@example.org
Joris Wiersinga: (born 1987) is searching for employment outside the Netherlands.
Joris was a very good trainee at De Hoge Veluwe National Park.
Contact: Click here to for his full cv.
International Traineeships/Internships Database for children of our members or children of the staff of our members:
De Hoge Veluwe National Park offers the following traineeships for students from outside the Netherlands for a period from 1 to 6 months.
Students from all over Europe have previously carried out traineeships here.
Conservation Management department:
Conduct research in September/October on the interaction between ungulates and tree regeneration.
Conduct research in May – July on heath vegetation
Work as an active member of the department
Visitor Management department:
Gain experience in Marketing & Communication, or conduct research in various areas of visitor management.
Work in Hospitality Management (operations manager)
Work as a waiter or a waitress, Cooking
At least 2 months with a maximum of 6 months
Staff Services department:
Conduct research in the field of cultural history
The European Historic Houses Association together with the European Landowners Organisation
are holding a conference in Brussels, September 24, 2019 to present the key findings and policy recommendations of thier latest project.
We invite you to click on the image to register.
It was wonderful to see so many Friends at FFA 2019!
"I hope that tomorrow morning you will ask yourself what is possible in your life to make the transition real.
You owe it to the #TheNextGeneration...Change is difficult, change is scary, but change is also vital" @JanezPotocnik22