THE MITATO* OF AMORGOS
*a stone hut providing shelter to shepherds
Through our engagement with the paths and other manmade elements of the island, we have ascertained the need for action towards their protection and promotion.
Νέα επιτυχημένη ολοκλήρωση του Εργαστηρίου Ξερολιθιάς «Η Αμοργιανή Μαστοριά» για δεύτερη συνεχόμενη χρονιά
This year, from 10 to 14 October 2022, three local masons, with the assistance of 35 participants that attended the works on site, have created 14 new cobblestone “kadenes” (steps), with a total length of 33 metres, and restored 10 parts of sustaining dry stone walls, with a total length of 39.30 metres.
The Mitato of Amorgos is extremely pleased to announce the 2nd Dry Stone Workshop “The Amorgian Craftsmanship”, taking place from 10 to 14 October 2022 on Amorgos.
The Mitato of Amorgos participated and won first prize in the theme of Sustainable Management of Water Resouces with the project “The History of Water”
We are happy to announce the Dry Stone Workshop “The Amorgian Craftsmanship”, organized by the Mitato of Amorgos from 11 to 15 October 2021 on Amorgos.
We are very proud and happy that The Mitato of Amorgos has been selected among the 44 environmental organizations to participate in the Empowerment Program of the Social Dynamo initiative of Bodossaki Foundation.
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For the Cyclades
For the history and knowledge hidden in the cobblestoned paths, the dry stone walls
For the villages carved out of stone
For the sea, spring of life and culture
For the island environment and its unique secrets
For the tradition that remains alive, following nature, time and space
For the people that give life to the soil and stone
For everything that makes the Aegean complex so beautiful and so unique.