Start date: Aug 1, 2015,
End date: Jan 31, 2017
Included country:ROMANIA – FRANCE
Place: Italy- Lecce – Poggiardo
Numbers of volunteers: 2 person
Duration: 12 months
The hosting organization , JUMP IN, operates a youth- and information center in collaboration with the region, the local administraton and all the other NGO of the area.
JumpIn is a non-governmental Association, which deals with:
• cultural events (conference, seminars, cineforum, concerts, art exhibitions);
• intercultural activities (programmes and projects of youth mobility, education on international topics, promotion of different cultures in Italy and abroad, welcome activities of tourists and foreigners, promotion of Youth in Action Programme);
• Education activities (education projects in schools and on an extra-schools basis throughout a non- formal education method focused on active citizenship, European conscience, against racism and xenophobia, human rights principles);
• Territorial promotion (promotion of its typical aspects, its artists, tourism, sport activities)
By hosting an EVS volunteer, the host organization would like to bring multicultural and international flavour to it's permanent programs. The volunteer will have the opportunity to take part in every cultural and ability developing programs, and to show the cultural, behavior differences between the hosting and her own country.
The volunteer will be able to see and be involved in all activities of the association.
They can organize events , concert or theatre performance; they will take care of the public relation with all media, newspapers, local TV and radio, with which collaborates jump in order to spread the different initiatives; they will run a program inside the Jump in Online Radio; they will support the organization of training workshops organized in the territory such us Graphic design, sound engineer, recording engineer, Ancient crafts, Eco-friendly design, video etc. .. They will move towards one or more laboratories, developing skills in the use of specific instruments.
The youngsters will also have activities with children, such as children's theater or creative workshops.
They can also engage and get involved in the activity of tourism development creating some tourist route connected to cultural, natural and gastronomic elements.
They will support the service "space europe" : information and assistance to young people who want to do work experience in other European countries, participating in community programs such as Leonardo.
In this project the volunteers will be able to experience different activities and fields of action and everyone can bring their own personal proposals ; this will give the volunteer the opportunity to realize personal projects and embarking on a path of creativity and empowerment.
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