Vacancy for EVS volunteer in Brussels

Posted on September 21st, 2016 in Volunteering, We Recommend1 Response »

Deadline: 25 September 2016 Open to: young volunteers 18-30 years old Venue: 1 year Erasmus+ programme volunteering in Brussels, Belgium


JEF Europe is looking for an EVS volunteer to start in January 2017 for a period of one year. JEF Europe and JEF Belgium are joining forces to offer a unique opportunity to a young volunteer (18-30 years old) to work for one year for a European wide network of associations. The chosen volunteer will be in charge, with the support of JEF staff and volunteer, of implementing JEF Belgium activities and to support the development of JEF Europe members.

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As a volunteer, you will:

Organize local projects with JEF Belgium (debates, intervention in schools conferences,... Read More »

European Professional Photographer Awards 2017

Posted on September 16th, 2016 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 December 2016 Open to: all professional photographers who are registered and resident in a European country (as defined by the Council of Europe)/ a special section is also open for European Young Photographers (up to 25 years old) Awards: a total of 11 prizes/ certificates and trophies


The Federation of European Photographers has recently opened its 2017 European Professional Photographer Of The Year Awards competition. FEP is once again aiming to promote the photographic profession, to raise the level of professional standards and to give just recognition to those who work in this sector according to the highest levels of quality and pro (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); fessionalism.

The Competition is open for entries in 9 categories:

Commercial; Fashion; Illustration/Digital Art/FineArt; Landscape; Portrait; Reportage/Photojournalism; Sports; Wedding; Wildlife. Eligibility All professional photographers who... Read More »

Commonwealth Youth Human Rights and Democracy Network Coordinator

Posted on September 16th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 23 September 2016 Open to: citizens of a Commonwealth member country Remuneration: the successful candidate will receive a remuneration package


The Commonwealth Youth Human Rights and Democracy Network (CYHRDN) provides a platform for collaboration with young people on important national, regional and global human rights issues. It also strengthens the capacity of young people to engage with their communities, policy-makers and wider stakeholders. The network aims to achieve its advocacy and capacity-building objectives through par (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); tnerships to contribute to research, policies and programmes.

The Coordinator will work with the Commonwealth Secretariat and its partners to support the planning and programme implementation of the network. Their primary role will be to mainstream young people’s participation... Read More »

International Seminar: European Y.O.U.T.H. Meets Politics!

Posted on September 15th, 2016 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 October 2016 Open to: young people aged 18-30 years who are citizens of one of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe Venue: 23 – 27 November in Athens, Greece


Co-organised by JEF Europe and JEF Greece, the international seminar related to the refugee and migration crisis “European Y.O.U.T.H. meets politics!” will take place from the 23 – 27 November in Athens, Greece.


Young people aged 18-30 years who are citizens of one of the (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ... Read More »

Call for Interns: Support in Running of Local Youth Services/ Youth Hubs

Posted on September 14th, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing Open to: young people already holding an Erasmus or Leonardo da Vinci scholarship or who are linked to already approved projects Internship: 3-9 months (January-June & October to December), Malta


Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was established in February 2011 to promote the interests of young people and to provide assistance to youth organisations and young people in achieving their potential. The aim in establishing Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was to mainstream youth related issues, while further developing youth services. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s mission enable (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); s further investment in young people, with the overall objective to provide a coherent, cohesive, cross-sectoral and unified Government approach to addressing the needs and aspirations of young people.

Main tasks of the intern in the Support... Read More »

Youth Activism Seminar 2016 in Budapest, Hungary

Posted on September 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 September 2016 Open to: participants between the ages of 18 and 35 years old, linked to an organization or network Venue: 3– 4 November 2016, Budapest, Hungary


The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) is the principal institution of the OSCE responsible for the human dimension. ODIHR’s activities are implemented in 57 participating States in accordance with ODIHR’s political mandate.

In 2016, ODIHR commenced the Words Into Action to Address Anti‐Semitism project to strengthen the capacity of OSCE participating States and civil society to prevent and respond (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); to anti‐Semitism. The project aims to carry out activities over three years in three interconnected areas: addressing the security needs of Jewish communities, countering anti‐Semitism through education,... Read More »

TC “PBA – Youth employment and entrepreneurship” in Baile Tusnad, Romania

Posted on September 9th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 12 September 2016 Open to: youth workers, youth leaders or volunteers from Croatia, Estonia, France, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Portugal, Romania Venue: 29 October – 7 November 2016, Baile Tusnad, Romania

Description “PBA – youth employment and entrepreneurship” is a 8 days training course organized by Young Europe Society aiming to build up partnerships for future youth exchanges under Erasmus+ programme focusing on entrepreneuship and (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); employability in Băile Tuşnad, Romania.

The aim of the project is to provide a meeting point to bring together 30 youth workers from 10 non-profit organizations for future collaborations on youth exchanges focusing on entrepreneuship and employability of young people.

Expected results:

Providing a meeting point to bring together 30 youth workers for future collaborations on youth exchanges focusing on entrepreneuship and... Read More »

World Food Day Poster Contest!

Posted on September 7th, 2016 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: children and youth between the ages of 5 and 19, living anywhere in the world Prizes: the top three designs will be announced on the World Food Day in Rome/ promotion on FAO social media and by FAO offices around the world


The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is currently inviting applicants for its World Food Day Poster Contest. The World Food Day Poster Contest calls on children and teens from 5-19 to use their imaginations and express their ideas on the World Food Day theme: “Climate is changing. Food and agriculture must too.” (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Eligibility  Children and youth between the ages of 5 and 19, living anywhere in the... Read More »

The Visegrad Youth Forum 2016 in Slovakia

Posted on September 1st, 2016 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 September 2016 Open to: young leaders from Visegrad countries, as well as Ukraine Venue:  7 – 9 December 2016 in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia


The Euro-Atlantic Center is organizing the 5th edition of a unique project, which brings together young leaders from Visegrad countries, as well as Ukraine. Considering the current situation, they decided to focus on security policy and the possibility of cooperation among these countries. The Visegrad Youth Forum 2016 consists of two stages. The participants will start with online e-learning that will help them prepare for the conference by studyi (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ng important materials and familiarising with the situation and evolution of the conflict. The conference itself is the second part of the project. It will take place... Read More »

TC “Non-Formal Education in Action” for New Youth Trainers in Italy

Posted on August 30th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 4 September 2016 Open to: Youth workers, Trainers, Youth leaders from Belgium – FR, Croatia, Cyprus, Germany, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Spain Venue: 8-16 November 2016, Pesaro, Italy


Participation of young people is one of the key questions that youth workers address in their work. Since youth work holds a variety of instruments to foster youth participation, the project aims to strengthen organizations in making best use of the power of the educational impact of their projects improving the quality and expertise of their youth worker in planning, implementing and evaluating educational programs both at (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); local level both at international through youth exchanges and EVS.

The project aim to enhance capacities of organizations in the youth... Read More »