8 EVS Positions in La Palma Island

Posted on December 6th, 2016 in VolunteeringRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 December 2016 Open to: anybody intereste in volunteering Costs: the program is sponsored by Erasmus +

Description

Asociación Mojo de Caña has 8 new EVS positions in La Palma island, Spain for 2017.

Main Tasks of volunteers include (are not limited to):

Creating new activities, such as conducting a weekly radio program, talkings. etc.; Make the township cultural tours for youth groups i.e. (each project will be adjusted according to capacities and interest of each volunteer; Revitalize the Youth information Centre: Create a program to streamline the ICJ in the afternoon, when most young people are coming; Cultural Week in High Schools: They would be the ambassadors, accompanying monitors to classrooms with their respective groups (offer a short presentation, explaining how... Read More »

Youth Forum on Refugees and Migrants in the New Media in SEE and CE

Posted on December 6th, 2016 in Trainings & Conferences, We RecommendRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 December 2016 Open to: students, young researchers and activists with an interest in social sciences, coming from Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, and Slovenia Venue: 30 March – 1 April 2017, Skopje, Macedonia

About the Youth Forum

The Youth Forum “Refugees and Migrants in the New Media in South-East Europe and Central Europe” aims to discover how the new media in these regions have been reflecting on the migrant and/or refugee crisis and to what extent they contributed to the promotion of diversity. The project is being implemented by Mladiinfo International, together with its project partners, and it has been generously supported by CEI Cooperation Fund and... Read More »

Is Reading Becoming a Dying Habit?

Posted on December 1st, 2016 in Articles, EventsRespond to this post »

What was the last present you bought for your friend or relative for his or her birthday? A new phone, some jewelry, clothing, or some good wine? Can you recall when was the last time that you bought a hard copy of a book as a present, or have you even bought one for yourself recently? Hard to recall right?! …I thought so…

Facing similar situation, I was very happy to hear that the IDMC (Institute for Democracy, Media & Culture) with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Konrad Adenauer Foundation, decided to organize for the second year in a row, a great initiative called “Tirana Reads”.

This reading marathon, which was also... Read More »

Braveheart – Leadership Skills Training for Youth Workers

Posted on November 10th, 2016 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 November 2016 Open to: youth workers from Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy and Spain Costs: food an accommodation are fully covered + travel costs according to distance

Description

Braveheart is a three phase training course for youth workers. Its aim is to strengthen and advance leadership skills.

The training course is based on the experiential and outdoor learning methodology. The stress is put on practical training with real effects rather than learning theoretical background. The ratio of practical training to theory is 80:20.

Project outline:

First phase: Find the leader inside   21 – 29 January 2017 – Challenge yourself for 2 nights winter outdoor experience, get to know yourself better, and reflect on your leadership... Read More »

Call for Board Members of the European Youth Press

Posted on October 10th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 23 October 2016 Open to: applicants familiar with structure and functions of the European Youth Press, who have been active members of one of the Member Organisations of the EYP, under the age of 30 Venue: honorary and home-based

Description

The European Youth Press (EYP), network of young media makers, is seeking minimum one (1) and maximum four (4) new members as well as a Treasurer to join the Executive Board for the 2016/2018-mandate period. The elections will take place at the General Assembly of the European Youth Press on 19–20 November 2016 in Berlin, Germany.

Eligibility Is familiar with structure and functions of the European Youth Press; Has been previously a part of EYP projects; Has been an active member of one of the Member Organisations... Read More »

“Germany, Russia, Ukraine: A Common Future?”

Posted on September 26th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: 18-26 year old participants from Germany, Ukraine and Russia Venue: 20–26 November 2016, Kyiv, Ukraine

Description

What role do the youth and civil societies play in easing tensions between states? How does media affect our perception of other countries? How do young people feel and what do they think on the other side of the conflict? These and many other questions are raised in the three-year youth project designed by youth from three different countries – Trilateral Youth Forum “Germany, Russia, Ukraine: A Common Future?”. The main goal is to provide youth with a platform to discuss, doubt, raise questions, share some very different at times opinions but trying to define common challenges and ways to overcome them together at the end.

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Vacancy for EVS volunteer in Brussels

Posted on September 21st, 2016 in Archive1 Response »

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

Description

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.

As a volunteer, you will:

Organize local projects with JEF Belgium (debates, intervention in schools conferences, world café) and implement... 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

Description

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 professionalism.

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 are registered and resident... 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

Description

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 partnerships 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 in thematic areas including... Read More »

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

Posted on September 15th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond 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

Description

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.

Eligibility (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Young people aged 18-30 years who are citizens of one of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe. 

Costs The participation fee is 100 EUR (50 EUR for locals and anyone who does not need accommodation); 8 scholarships of 30 EUR will be provided based on the quality of the... Read More »