Being an EVS volunteer puts you in a very special position: living and working in a country you know nothing or a little about, having to learn the language and the codes, having to meet a lot of people and memorize names, places, schedules, and a lot more. This can be confusing, a lot. But… Continue reading The EVS reunion: training week in Pesaro!
Have you ever thought about your own identity and how you are being judged and possibly excluded because of it? And have you actually ever realized how privileged you are? Over the course of 4 weeks between December 2018 and January 2019, a group of youth workers had a chance to ask themselves these questions.… Continue reading Are we all in?
13.12.2018 20 participants 60 pens and colors 10 flipchart leaves 2 facilitators 4 staff persons involved 1 bar... that is always a great thing for a good coffee break! These were my numbers of the day, in that rainy and cold Thursday of December. With these number, I played a new match: my first local… Continue reading “ALL IN” in action! The Local Trainings of the KA2 project
After I finished my A-Levels at school I didn't know what I could do! A lot of my friends started to go to university. First of all I didn't know what I should study, second of all I was out of school, I mean I was free, I could do what I wanted. After 12… Continue reading Get out of your comfy zone!
Ciao a tutti, mi chiamo Lýdia, sono slovacca e ho trenta anni. Not too shabby for one week in Italy, right? 🙂 It is hard to believe that little over two weeks ago I was still in Slovakia, kind of lost and not knowing what lies in front of me and now I find myself in the midst of… Continue reading My EVS experience in Vicolocorto
From 8th to 15th July 2018, the Italian team left for Riga, Latvia! We were three participants, Elena, Gian Marco and Iurij ready to take part into “Inside Outside”, a training course about social and emotional intelligence. Ten associations from ten countries were involved in the project, sending three participants each: Austria, Bulgaria, Greece, Estonia, Italy,… Continue reading Social and Emotional Intelligence in Latvia