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THE ASHA 'VOLUNTEER FOR CHANGE' EVS PROJECT 9th edition

Start date: Aug 1, 2016, End date: Dec 31, 2017,

... ing with hospitality: hosting and facilitating diverse groups in an innovative and fun-packed, on-going non-formal educational programme aimed at fostering active youth participation and a sense of European citizenship. The ASHA Centre will also share information about the project during organisational fairs and other charity/NGO gatherings aimed at exchange of good practice and expertise. Many of ...
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Discover the Caucasus – Volunteering across cultures 3 (Part 2)

Start date: Aug 1, 2016, End date: Dec 31, 2017,

The European Voluntary Service “Discover the Caucasus – Volunteering across cultures 3 (Part 2)” brings four volunteers from Germany to get active in two EVS hosting organisations in Armenia and Georgia.The EVS services will take place from October 2016 to September 2017, for a total of 12 months each.The involved partner organisations are:1. Sending and Coordinating Organisation- European Intercu ...
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Discover the Caucasus - Volunteering Across Cultures 3

Start date: Jun 1, 2016, End date: Dec 31, 2017,

The European Voluntary Service “Discover the Caucasus – Volunteering across cultures 3” brings seven volunteers from Germany to get active in four different EVS hosting organisations in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia.The EVS services will take place from September 2016 to August 2017 (Armenia), a total of 12 months.The involved partner organisations are:1. Sending and Coordinating Organisation- E ...
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Youth projects aimed at peacebuilding often fall short on addressing the historical memory of a conflict. When legacies of violence are not addressed, historical wounds are left to fester and diverging narratives of an otherwise common past continue to haunt relations between antagonizing communities (e.g. negative stereotypes, fixed enemy images and propaganda in the Caucasus region). Reconciliat ...
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Youth Empowerment and Social Transformation

Start date: Nov 1, 2016, End date: Dec 31, 2017,

EU countries and its Eastern partners are being challenged by cuts of individual and collective rights in the last years, and by an upraise of ultra-nationalist and anti-EU social and political movements that represent a thread for the maintenance of these rights and the amend of those that have been already set aside. The cuts on the rights and the populist ultra-nationalist uprising differ on it ...
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Multicultural Kids

Start date: Jun 1, 2016, End date: Jul 31, 2017,

... roject:- raising awarness among children in cultural diversity and respect towards "the other"- strenghtening intercultural competences among school/pre-school workers and raising their awareness of european programs in order to raise their capacities to work on international level- development of vareity of competences in volunteers (including intercultural competnces. language skills and leader ...
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Scout Centre Project 2016

Start date: Jul 1, 2016, End date: Jun 30, 2017,

Houens Odde Spejdercenter is biggest scout centre in Northern Europe. It is owned by KFUM-Spejderne i Danmark - the biggest scout association in Denmark. The main ideas of our scout organisation is to educate children and youth through activities, learning by doing, and children teach children, and non-formal learning. By doing this we help developing children and young people in to becoming inde ...
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Peace from the grassroots

Start date: May 1, 2016, End date: May 31, 2017,

The UN Security Council approved last December the resolution 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security, to recognize the role of youth in building sustainable peace and to lay out the need for governments and other stakeholders to support young people in this role. With this resolution, youth and youth organizations involved in peacebuilding see how their role in official or grassroots peace processes ga ...
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Against the background of a raising number of refugees and IDPs in Europe, predominantly due to the war in Syria and Ukraine and not to forget the “old” IDPs from the wars in the 1990ies in the Caucasus, the project would like to provide youth workers from Western and Eastern Europe with a platform debating reasons and effects of migration as well as approaches and concrete activities for addressi ...
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Discover the Caucasus - Volunteering across cultures 2

Start date: Aug 1, 2015, End date: Mar 31, 2017,

The European Voluntary Service “Discover the Caucasus – Volunteering across cultures 2” brings four volunteers from Germany to get active in two different EVS hosting organisations: - Youth Cooperation Centre of Dilijan (YCCD) in Dilijan, Armenia (2 placements) - SIQA – Georgian Association of Educational Initiatives (SIQA) in Rustavi, Georgia (2 placements) The volunteers are sent by the European ...
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Youth Empowerment for Change

Start date: Aug 1, 2016, End date: Jan 31, 2017,

When analysing the current situation in the EU, Eastern Europe, and the EECA countries we observe that youth face several common challenges, with obvious peculiarities and different levels of intensity depending on the country. To mention some of them, youngsters face difficulties to access the labour market, ineffective political participation, low-quality and limited opportunities for personal d ...
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THE ASHA 'VOLUNTEER FOR CHANGE' EVS PROJECT 8th edition

Start date: Aug 1, 2015, End date: Dec 31, 2016,

... ing with hospitality: hosting and facilitating diverse groups in an innovative and fun-packed, on-going non-formal educational programme aimed at fostering active youth participation and a sense of European citizenship. Its learning outcomes include an increased understanding of sustainable living, team building, leadership, customer service and hospitality skills, facilitation skills and active y ...
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Embodied Peacebuilding - Compassion in Action in a Changing World

Start date: May 3, 2016, End date: Dec 2, 2016,

In current political and social situation with spreading nationalism, radicalization of the political and religious groups, it is essential that people are equipped with peace building skills, as well as understand themselves in midst of conflict and thus decide to act from place of tolerance and respect. Project ''Embodied Peacebuilding - Compassion in Action in a Changing World" is an 8-days tra ...
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Mainstreaming Peace Education: Competence Framework

Start date: Nov 1, 2014, End date: Oct 31, 2016,

... Europass certification system - increasing the quality of peace education activities in the youth sector Project activities include: - Research on Peace Education Competence Framework in five European countries - Six transnational project meetings for the Competence Framework researchers (two in the United Kingdom and one in Germany, Netherlands, Turkey and Latvia) - Publication of the Competen ...
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... peace education in the youth field. The methods employed in the training course will be non-formal, participatory-based and needs orientated. The facilitators will use exercises amongst others from European training manuals such as Compass, T-Kit and Domino Pack developed by Council of Europe and/ or the European Commission. Additionally, other methods will be used from the trainers’ repertoire ...
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Peace+: Building a Culture of Peace and Nonviolence

Start date: May 16, 2016, End date: Oct 15, 2016,

... ation to solve conflicts, use theater to explore power and inequality, and strategize nonviolent campaigns. This will have an impact on the local surroundings that the participants are in. At the european/international level: this project is an opportunity to built a network of European youth workers and improve European cooperation. The training will enhance the skills of youth workers in several ...
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Service learning 5

Start date: Mar 1, 2015, End date: Sep 30, 2016,

... rket, open new door in their life and contribute to the cohesive society. There are involved 3 sending organizations: “Verein für internationalen und interkulturellen Austausch” and „European Interculural Forum e.V.” from Germany and “ProAtlântico - Associação Juvenil” from Portugal. The volunteers will be hosted by the Daugavpils secondary school nr.17, youth club “Fortuna” and Regional German la ...
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“For Youth Cooperation Across the Mediterranean!”

Start date: Jan 1, 2016, End date: Sep 30, 2016,

... ld be a place for mutual understanding, acknowledged interconnectedness and cooperation. Indeed, as the IOM has estimated, in 2015 it is foreseen that 30.000 people will die while trying to reach the European coastline. Unsurprisingly, this situation has gone hand-in-hand with the rise of populist political parties and movements based on the rejection of immigration across the Mediterranean. In pa ...
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“I Love Project” Contact Making Seminar

Start date: May 1, 2016, End date: Sep 30, 2016,

... n İstanbul, Turkey between 4 - 10 August 2016, by YOUTHART Youth Art Research and Training Association, as an active youth organization with Eurodesk and EVS accreditation and as an active member of European Youth4Media Network, National Youth Parliament, Youth Organizations Forum, and Anna Lindh Turkey Network aims to gather 27 experienced and productive organizations and individuals from 25 coun ...
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Cross Border

Start date: Sep 16, 2014, End date: Sep 15, 2016,

... g and 6 short-term sending, in their EVS projects as well as to promote the social inclusion of young people with fewer opportunities, to enable them to engage as a citizen and to find their place in European society. Eurocircle in cooperation with 13 partners located in the following countries: Armenia, Belarus, Croatia, France, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Macedonia, Portugal and Romania offer youth ...
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... le now and in the future: Against this background, the project aims to strengthen capacities of youth organisations in realising peace education programmes for young people on local, national and European levels in order to develop the capacities of young people in contributing to nonviolent conflict transformation. Non-formal peace education is an excellent instrument for empowering young people ...
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... ganisations to embed MEL within their structures and processes. The partner organisations are the United Network of Young Peacebuilders (UNOY) based in the Netherlands and five of members of the UNOY European network: EIF (Germany), CEIPES (Italy), PATRIR (Romania), SCI (Belgium) and FCV (Spain). The over-all objective of the project is to strengthen the capacities of youth organizations working o ...
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Youth lead peacebuilding initiatives

Start date: Sep 1, 2015, End date: Jul 1, 2016,

... peacebuilding activities with transformative approaches; • To share methods for youth empowerment in conflict settings and highlight it’s importance; • To work on future plans for European cooperation on youth project in processes of conflict transformation. The methodological approach of the Training Course is based on non-formal education and its principles. Workshops, discussions, presentations ...
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Scout and Volunteer Project 2015

Start date: May 1, 2015, End date: Jun 30, 2016,

Houens Odde Spejdercenter is biggest scout centre in Northern Europe. It is owned by KFUM-Spejderne i Danmark - the biggest scout association in Denmark. The main ideas of our scout organisation is to educate children and youth through activities, learning by doing, and children teach children, and non-formal learning. By doing this we help developing children and young people in to becoming ind ...
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... ll upskill youth workers from across Europe, making them more able to engage and work with young people around issues of Human Needs, community cohesion & discrimination, as well as developing a pan-European group of youth workers who are primed to develop work together in the future. There will be 30 participants from 11 partner organisations in 10 countries from across Europe including new and ...
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EVS IMPACT- PRESENT-PAST-FUTURE

Start date: Feb 1, 2015, End date: Mar 31, 2016,

... ities but also in the development of the tangible results of the project) and focused on the participants and their needs and based on their experience. The project aims at giving visibility to the European Voluntary Service in the city of Santander and also in the town of Colindres. The set of experiences and reflections will be included in the publication, which will also contain the results o ...
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FIND OURSEL-EVS

Start date: Aug 1, 2015, End date: Feb 29, 2016,

... h unemployment is one of the biggest challenge of 21st century Europe. The skills required from the employment context are not always assured by the formal education system. Non-formal education, and European Voluntary Service in particular, is a useful tool to develop these skills and it’s an option increasingly more sought by young unemployed to live an experience that can open the doors to thei ...
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Conflict transformation is of crucial relevance for all modern European societies as diverse conflict cleavages exists on international, societal and interpersonal levels in all European countries. Many of those cleavages have their roots in the legacy of the past and cannot be seen disconnected from the heritage of past authoritarian regimes or from former territorial and ethnic conflicts. While ...
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Active Citizens in the Caucasus 3

Start date: Jul 1, 2014, End date: Feb 29, 2016,

The European Voluntary Service "Active Citizens in the Caucasus 3" is the third edition of the series of EVS projects under this title. It involves four volunteers from Germany (sent by the European Intercultural Forum e. V.) in 2 different hosting placements in the Caucasus: Youth Initiative Centre in Gyumri, Armenia (2 placements) and Youth Public Union "Bridge to the Future" in Ganja, Azerbaija ...
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We are multipliers

Start date: May 2, 2015, End date: Feb 1, 2016,

Erasmus+ Mobility of youth workers “We are multipliers“ was aimed for youth workers directly working with young people from different target groups or responsible for sharing and providing information about different opportunities (especially Erasmus+ programme) to young people, youth organizations, decision makers etc. Project took place in Istanbul, Turkey and involved 44 participants from 10 co ...
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ASHA Volunteering in Youth Work Course

Start date: Feb 1, 2015, End date: Jan 31, 2016,

... , promotion of volunteering among young people and exchanging expertise on volunteer projects. The project will take place between June and September 2015. Due to high demand and interest among European partners, we have jointly decided to divide the project into two activities (one in June and one in September 2015). This project will involve two groups of 32 youth workers (64 youth workers in t ...
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The main project activity, the Training Course “Keys to employability – soft skills development for empowering young people” took place between 8th -15th of September 2015 (plus 2 days for travel, in total 10 days between 7-16.09.2015) in Aghveran, Armenia. 27 youth workers(plus 2 trainers from ICRLD) and youth leaders from 11 countries (Poland,Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Macedonia, Ukraine, Bulgar ...
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Create Equal Opportunities in the Cultural Diversity!

Start date: Jan 1, 2015, End date: Jan 1, 2016,

Discriminations which raised up cause of Cultural Diversity and Differences is getting more and more visible in Europe and the people from another cultures are getting unvisible in the societies. Within the training course which we want to implement, we aimed to create an awareness between youthworkers about diversity and equip them with tools for project development and to use these tools effecti ...
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... to speak for themselves and advocate for innovative, inclusive, participatory youth policies for greater life of young people. The project will gather 23 youth workers and youth leaders from 10 European Countries (Belgium, Bulgaria, Germany, Romania, Portugal, Estonia, Latvia, Malta, FYROM, Italy), providing them with a possibility to exchange experiences and gain best practices in the field of ...
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Rights for Everybody – Human Rights Education for Youth Inclusion

Start date: May 1, 2015, End date: Dec 31, 2015,

The human right situation in Europe has to be described as very diverse. All member states of the European Union are categorised as free states, following the rating in the Freedom of the World 2014 report (Freedom House) only a few limitations in civil liberty and political rights can be found in some states. However, outside the EU in Europe, the post-soviet area is described by the very same re ...
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Youth Empowerment and Participation

Start date: Aug 1, 2015, End date: Nov 30, 2015,

In today's society many young people tend to feel marginalised and unable to find their place. It is therefore very important that adults, in particular, youth workers and youth leaders encourage young people so that they can realise their capabilities and be actively involved within society. Youth participation and empowerment have indeed become very important issues in youth work and youth polic ...
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In-Out: Youth Inclusion in Practice

Start date: Jan 1, 2015, End date: Oct 31, 2015,

... ered youth and social workers from different countries and provided them with space to learn from and with each other by sharing their approaches and practises on youth inclusion and by analysing the European strategy on youth with the aim to draw conclusions for their own work. Thus, the objectives of the training course were been: - To increase the understanding of the situation and challenges o ...
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YOUTH BUILDS PEACE IN EUROPE

Start date: Apr 1, 2015, End date: Oct 31, 2015,

... lds Peace in Europe? was held in Kobuleti, Georgia, on 20 - 28 June 2015. In the training participated together 32 youth workers, youth leaders and youth educators as well as youth activists from 13 European countries: Germany, France, Italy, Greece, Slovakia, Estonia, Latvia, Hungary, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine and Moldova. Peace-building and conflict transformation are increasingly p ...
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Structured Participation in Democratic Processes

Start date: Nov 1, 2014, End date: Sep 30, 2015,

... obal Citizenship (MedUni) celebrated so far (2013, 2014 editions). The MedUni is the common space launched by Euro-Mediterranean youth associations and platforms, together with the Council of Europe, European Union and Arab League support, where the key priorities for youth cooperation in the Euro-Mediterranean area are discussed and agreed. In this context, and in the light of the structural, pol ...
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EVS for rising intercultural understanding

Start date: Sep 1, 2014, End date: Sep 30, 2015,

... ommunity, developing intercultural competences and tolerance. Additionaly, volunteers will be a promotion of EVS and Erasmus Plus programme and their activities will raise awareness concerning EU and European citizenship.
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