Experience: Gender Equality Awareness Youth Exchange in Italy

Posted on October 28, 2019

GEA – Gender Equality Awareness   ”GEA – Gender Equality Awareness” is a project that took place in Trento, Italy (21-28 September 2019). it is based on a continue process of learning, dissemination and perceptions of information, facts, and experiences about Gender Equality topic in our communities, countries. This main goal was achieved due to non-formal education, intercultural exchange, and, of course, because of every emotion that we lived together. So, in this YE were involved three teams from: Italy, Norway, Moldova and also I want to mention our beautiful project manager, Francesca who did her best for making our trip a real Erasmus+ fairytale. Energizers, conference, workshops, team-building games (cooking), survey, flash mob, free time, pizza these are just some examples of great combination for real impact. Namely, we really want to underline that…

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Youth Exchange – Let’s Blog

Posted on October 4, 2019

From 6 to 12 of September , 2019, an Erasmus + youth exchange took place in Trento, Italy, with 24 young people from Portugal, Georgia, Italy  and Moldova. The topics addressed were: Blogging; Media Literacy; Active Citizenship; Digital Natives; Storytelling . Trento is the capital city of the autonomous province of Trentino Alto-Adige, situated in North Italy. The city is a major educational, scientific and political centre with sheltering the University of Trento which is ranked among the best universities…

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Vlog on how I volunteered in Vukovar, Croatia by Acy Varlan

Posted on October 2, 2019

In this vlog we spent a weekend in Vukovar, Eastern Croatia. It was not my first time in Vukovar, as that I did my volunteering service there last year. I revisited the places we have been and recollected a few videos from last year. I talked about EVS= ESC(2019) service and how to become a volunteer. I am not equipped to talk about Vukovar’s tragedy, but as a volunteer living there I heard a lot of stories during the war…

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Tools For Self Reliance – ESC Southampton, England

Posted on October 1, 2019

GENERAL INFORMATION: Organisation: Kreisjugendwerk der AWO Karlsruhe-Stadt Location: Southampton, United Kingdom Deadline for application: ASAP Start of project: October 2019 End of project: September/October 2020 PRACTICAL INFORMATION: The volunteer will live in a five-bedroom house which is on the same site as Tools for Self Reliance. The volunteer will have their own bedroom but will share communal areas such as the kitchen, bathroom and lounge with the other ESC volunteers. There are bicycles available for the volunteers to use. The…

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Colours of Youth Work (An International Seminar for Sharing Practices in Youth Work)

Posted on August 22, 2019

The Slovak Civil Society Organisation “EduEra” is happy to welcome you on our upcoming international seminar “COLOURS OF YOUTHWORK”.           The Slovak Civil Society Organisation “EduEra” is looking for participants from ERASMUS+ Programme Countries and Eastern Partnership Countries for a 6-day-lasting international seminar for sharing practices in youth work. The seminar is targeted at youth workers and managers in youth organisations who are interested in sharing practices and learning from each other in order to ……

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LET’S BLOG – Blog Literacy for Online Generation

Posted on August 5, 2019

LET’S BLOG In the 21st century digital technology widens options for choosing when and how to contribute to society. New digital citizenship platforms, where to share experiences and support each other are springing up ever more frequently. It brings more possibilities to become active citizen and to find more space in a given community. In the 21st century citizenship has gone digital, giving more opportunity and choice how we can contribute to society and make a difference to real lives…

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Liviu Rotaru’s ESC Adventure in Vevelstad, Norway/

Posted on July 24, 2019

This is an short article that our local Moldovan, Liviu wrote about his 1 year journey in the beautiful Vevelstad, Norway. “I believe that one must love his or her country very much before one leaves for another place. I’ve always loved Moldova and I’ve been working with youth and developing projects here since the age of 15. After graduating high school, I desired to challenge myself even more and to test my skills in an international environment. Deciding to…

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Help, we are looking for Friends!

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Right now ADVIT Moldova are offering the chance to become a local friend to one of our new and current volunteers. This is an opportunity to improve your language skills and take a chance to make in international buddy.         What is a Local Friend. A Local Friend is a person who provides guidance and help to the volunteers as they adjust to their new chaotic life in a completely new city. A Local Friend has the…

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“Roads” Exercise

Posted on May 9, 2017

Roads Exercise To show how the Intercultural dimension is related to the capacity of dealing with a complex and interactive situation and emotions. To develop negotiation skills, decision-making skills, to become aware of cultural/personal perception of reality. Description of the tool In four groups distribute the description of the communities to each group (see download). Each group can ask one question after a period of reflection. Answer by reading the rules. RULES: This game is about building roads.You can only…

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“The Island of MonoMulti” tool

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THE ISLAND OF MONOMULTI (3 cultures) Exercise in which three different cultures meet and have to co-operate. Aims to raise awareness of diversity and consequences to start the discussion about how to deal with differences to experience a multi-cultural situation Time 1,5 – 2 hours (incl. evaluation) Group size 20 – 30 Material cartoon, scissors, glue, pencils, role cards (7 for each groups), 3 x observation questions Instructions The group is divided in 3 groups. Each group gets their role…

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