Dances with Wolves – Outdoor Development Training

Posted on January 12th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: Participants aged 18-30 from Romania, Czech Republic, Spain, Bulgaria and Latvia Costs: participation fee of 30 EUR, all other expanses covered

Description

Adventure Spirit (Piedzīvojuma Gars – PG) is an experiential education organization focused on outdoors and development within a group context. They want to drive social progress in the world through new and innovative projects, thus empowering youth adaptability to the ever changing circumstances.

In our beautiful, ever changing world that is facing social fear crisis, on-going violence, crimes and refugees seeking asylum it has become clear that inclusion, communication and cooperation is needed more than ever to keep up such EU values as respect for human rights, freedom, democracy and equality.

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Tree House – Experiential Training

Posted on January 10th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 3 February 2017 Open to: young people aged 18-30 coming from Denmark, Czech Republic, Romania, Bulgaria or Latvia Costs: food and accommodation provided, travel reimbursed, there is a participation fee of 50 EUR

Description

Adventure Spirit is an experiential education organization focused on outdoors and development within a group context. They want to drive social progress in the world through new and innovative projects, thus empowering youth adaptability to the ever changing circumstances.

A youth exchange in a nowhere in Latvia. A safe space for endless creation. A week of continuous development. A project where outdoors and media come together. Creativity is a habit, and the best creativity is the result of good work habits. Be prepared that it... Read More »

Reflections From a Cultural Exchange in Guangzhou

Posted on January 9th, 2017 in Articles, My StoryRespond to this post »

It is definitely the most wonderful time of the year; the winter holidays are again here to remind us time spent at home with our beloved ones is precious, but also to make us reflect on the previous year.

For Ivona Shukuroska, an architect by education and a passionate traveler by calling, exploring China is the event that marked her 2016. She applied for a summer exchange via AIESEC and got to spend 6 weeks in Guangzhou. The aim of the exchange was to get to know better the Chinese culture, architecture, tradition, as well as to help Chinese people revive some of their traditions and to promote the tradition and culture of her native country, Macedonia.

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Youth Exchange: InterACTive Colours

Posted on January 5th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: young people between 18-30 years old from Greece, Lithuania, Latvia, Italy, Czech Republic, Spain, Bulgaria, Netherlands or Romania interested in LGBTQIA+ topics Costs: food and accommodation provided, travel reimbursed, there is a participation fee of 50 EUR

Description

A dynamic Exchange on personal development while working with digital tools for creating an online platform & producing educational videos with LGBTQIA+ content. It will take place in February-March 2017, in Ommen, The Netherlands.

InterACTive Colors Project is the 3rd part of a series of projects working with the LGBTQIA+ context and social inclusion. Through this project and its Exchange activity, the intention is to provide to all people involved,  a safe space and opportunity for learning,... Read More »

Youth Exchange: Music Makes Feelings

Posted on January 2nd, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 January 2017 Open to: participants from Austria, Croatia, Estonia, Italy or Latvia aged 18-30 Costs: travel expanses, accommodation and food paid from grant + participation fee of 30 EUR

Description

“Music Makes Feelings” is part of “I feel good”, an Erasmus+ youth exchange project. The idea behind “I feel good” is to improve the quality of life and to foster social inclusion and social change using sport and music as tools.

The project consists of two parts – two international youth exchanges. The first youth exchange of the project, PUNCH THE ROUTINE was focused on sport as a tool and took place in November 2016 in Rijeka. The second part will be in March of 2017, with details below:

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Youth Exchange: “1000 Words” in Dolna Banya, Bulgaria

Posted on September 19th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: as soon as possible Open to: youth 18 to 30 years old with interest in photography Venue: 8-19 October 2016, Dolna Banya, Bulgaria

Description

A picture is worth a thousand words! One of the greatest power photography has its power to move people, power to make social changes in community. One of the noble purpose we can use photography is to help others, especially marginalised groups of society and young people with fewer opportunities. Through enhancing digital skills, learning about photography and photojournalism participants will interview and make photo stories of marginalized groups in Bulgaria, such are Roma people, homeless people, LGBT lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, people with disabilities, minorities, youth with geographic obstacles, youth with learning difficulties like school dropouts,... Read More »

Youth Exchange: ‘Entrepreneurial Knowledgebase’

Posted on September 15th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 September 2016 Open to: young people between 18-22 years old (no age limit for group leaders) coming from Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Hungary, Italy, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey and UK Venue: 19-27 October 2016, Mali Idjos, Serbia

Description

The application process for participation in the second mobility activity, which follows the training course that was organized in May 2016 under our Erasmus+ project “Entrepreneurial Knowledgebase” has been open. The youth exchange will bring young people (2+2+one group leader) from 9 same countries (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Hungary, Italy, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey and United Kingdom) in Mali Idjos, Serbia from 19-27 October 2016.

The general objective of the project is to promote an entrepreneurial attitude in the society and foster positive... Read More »

YE: “#RECRAFT16: Rural Entrepreneurship, Craft your future!”

Posted on August 4th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 August 2016 Open to: Italy, Poland, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia Venue: 1 – 9 September 2016, Giovinazzo, Italy

Description

Youth unemployment is generally tied with countries economic state, however creativity and finding ways to bypass the big problems, may help young people in improving their economic well- being. The Youth Exchange “RE-CRAFT: Rural Entrepreneurship, Craft your future!” will be dedicated to the unemployment problems and entrepreneurship opportunities of young people living in rural areas.

Eligibility Must be between 18-25 years old; Be highly motivated in crafting and entrepreneurship; Handcrafting skills relevant to enrich the project; Have experience in creating new things-objectsusing different materials; Have a good conduct in English. Costs

All costs regarding accommodation and food will be covered by organizers. Travel costs will be reimbursed according to Erasmus+ rules.... Read More »

Call for Participants: We Against Hate Speech Training

Posted on July 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 July 2016 Open to: young people aged 16 – 21, who speak English language and who are interested in the topic of hate speech Venue: 6 – 14 August, 2016, Weimar, Germany

Description

You feel that presence of hate speech and discrimination in social media is a big problem? You are not indifferent towards the issue of hate speech and group focused enmity? You are ready to discuss and reflect on these issues?

The project will address rapidly growing phenomena of hate speech. Special focus will be put on growing presence of hate speech within social media and what are the possible consequences of it for a democratic society. In the introductory part participants will have an opportunity to... Read More »

“Culture.World.We.” Youth Project in Ukraine

Posted on June 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  26 June 2016 Open to: participants between the ages of 15 and 23 years old, from Germany or Ukraine Venue: 26 July – 3 August 2016 in Lviv, Ukraine

Description

“Culture.World.We.” is a youth exchange on the topic of human rights which will take place in Lviv, Ukraine from 26 July – 3 August 2016.

Through exploring cultures you are going to explore the meaning of human rights as fundamental democratic values by use of non-formal learning methods. Main focus will be on the media theater and video making in a way of how can we use those media to send a message to the communities.

The following topics will be tackled:

Human rights today: understanding the meaning and value; Human rights in different cultures and different cultures of human rights; Why and how do I practice human rights? How it impacts me... Read More »