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... e goal is to start a dialogue and raise the awareness so that the young people understand and show other cultures greater tolerance. This is in line with the mission statement for YFU ("Youth For Understanding advances intercultural understanding, mutual respect, and social responsibility through educational exchanges for youth, families and communities"), but also remains a challenge for the Bulg ...
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JOB HUNTERS

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

Economic crisis has seriously hit youth. Youth unemployment in Europe is twice as high as unemployment rates for all ages. According to Eurostat’s data, EU-28 unemployment rates for people under 25 years has reached 23.5% in 2013. Greece and Spain’s percentages for the same year peaked at 58.3% and 55.5% respectively, followed by Croatia, Italy, Cyprus and Portugal, while similar situation is refl ...
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The long-term youth exchanges organised by national Youth For Understanding (YFU) organisations are made possible by networks of young volunteers who prepare and support the exchanges. It is part of both the mission and values of the organisation of YFU organisations to promote active citizenship by reaching out to young people and involving them in volunteer work. However, reaching out proves to ...
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... education methods, and c) include a European dimension in on-arrival orientations. In addition, many volunteers in new and developing YFU organisations in Central and Eastern Europe lack experienced youth workers to serve as role models in their own countries to learn from. So, the Training Course for leaders of on-arrival orientations will gather together 23 youth workers from 13 countries in Ch ...
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F!rst

Start date: Feb 1, 2013,

In Europe, each year over 2,500 teenagers participate in yearlong youth exchanges organised by YFU. Their experience abroad, integrating into a new family and school, making new friends and learning a new language, is a profound one where they are challenged to develop intercultural competences. Dedicated volunteers and youth workers shape this experience. The ‘F!rst’ training course will bring to ...
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Approaching education

Start date: Nov 1, 2012,

A holistic approach to educationThe mission of YFU organisations worldwide is to foster intercultural learning through long term youth exchanges. In Europe, each year over 2,500 teenagers participate in yearlong youth exchanges organised by YFU. Their experience abroad, integrating into a new family and school, making new friends and learning a new language, is a profound one where they are challe ...
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The idea of the youth exchange leads to the results of the project ‘Mind your Heritage’ organized by ADVIT Moldova in June 2013 and the great impact on local community made by it. Nowadays Chisinau as other European cities faces problem in protection of the cultural and historical heritage, thus the city which used to be one of the most beautiful cities of the area today is just losing its cultura ...
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Advocacy - make yourself heard

Start date: Sep 1, 2013,

... issemination of information, visibility, awareness, the ability to represent yourself interests, to tell issues, to discuss for a solution, to provide the means whereby a decision can be realised.Youth are an important group of society, vulnerable, often unorganized, not consistent. This training was organised due to the major youth problems such as unemployment, ineffective communication, poor in ...
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Open Networking and Synergy Meeting

Start date: Dec 1, 2010,

... he outcomes of several consultations and work on organisational priorities, it has become clear that EEE-YFU should become a greater facilitator of horizontal co-operation between its European member youth organisations, specifically in the form of projects. At the same time YFU is faced with the challenge of integrating new social networking and web 2.0 technologies into its field of work. So, du ...
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