All In Project, Vicolocorto

“All in”: an innovative training module about Inclusion

From the 28st to the 30th of November 2017, Edinburgh, Scotland (UK) hosted the mid-term meeting of the international project “All In”, which is related to the topic of inclusion in educational contexts.

The project lasts 2 years and it involves 8 organizations from 7 different European countries (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Italy, United Kingdom, Slovenia and Spain). Continue reading ““All in”: an innovative training module about Inclusion”

Cultural Diversity as a Learning Tool in Youth Work, Vicolocorto

Cultural Diversity as a Learning Tool in Youth Work – Study visit in Latvia

In February, Vicolocorto hosted eight members of European organisations, as part of the project “Cultural Diversity as a Learning Tool in Youth Work”. This time, Carolina (from Vicolocorto) and Sabina (who works for EURES, the European Job Mobility Portal) went to Tukums, in Latvia. They experienced the working reality of the association Pozitiva Doma, which promotes intercultural awareness, non-formal education and voluntary service. Continue reading “Cultural Diversity as a Learning Tool in Youth Work – Study visit in Latvia”

Eventi locali / Local events, Progetto "DAI!", Vicolocorto

Progetto “DAI!” – Cara Regione, ecco le idee dei giovani! 

DAI_Logo_Grande-1024x675Oltre 400 giovani, 57 idee progettuali, 8 sessioni locali di consultazioni, 335 voti. Sono questi alcuni dei numeri del progetto “DAI!”, nato con l’obiettivo generale di favorire il dialogo strutturato e rafforzare la cooperazione tra giovani e decisori politici all’interno della regione Marche. Grazie ad incontri di consultazione itineranti durante il mese di Novembre 2017 nelle città di Ancona, Ascoli Piceno, Fermo e Macerata e ad una piattaforma online, i giovani marchigiani del Bando Straordinario del Servizio Civile “Non3mo” hanno avuto la possibilità di far sentire la propria voce.  Continue reading “Progetto “DAI!” – Cara Regione, ecco le idee dei giovani! “

Servizio Volontario Europeo (EVS), Vicolocorto

The wonderful experience of living aboard

I’m Gautier, a 21 years old man from France arrived in Pesaro less than one month ago to do a EVS here. After doing a Science High School I did one year of Art university, then I did a skills upgrade classes of Applied Art (design), in which I want to continue. But before continuing my studies in that field I wanted to travel aboard, to live in another country, and more precisely in Italy. After this experience I would like to continue design studies in Italy if possible. Continue reading “The wonderful experience of living aboard”

Servizio Volontario Europeo (EVS), Vicolocorto

Hello there!

I’m Jonathan, a 18-year-old from the countryside in Northern Germany, near Hamburg. I always liked to travel and discover new things, and to share this with other people. I think the world needs this kind of curiosity, because by now, in our new “global village”, we increasingly get the impression that we know everything about each other. But this is completely false. Continue reading “Hello there!”

Job Shadowing, Vicolocorto

Job Shadowing in Italy for Peacebuilding

For twelve days in April, Vicolocorto welcomed four young people, taking part in a project called Youth as Peacebuilders – Youth policy for peace. This program, financed by the European Union, has for objective to promote the involvement of young people as key actors of peacebuilding processes. To understand the reality of youth work at a local level, these four volunteers from Ukraine, Georgia and Armenia were in Italy as job shadowers, studying the way Vicolocorto works, and following their daily activities. Continue reading “Job Shadowing in Italy for Peacebuilding”