Hello, I’m Lara, a 22 year-old French girl doing a volunteering project in Italy. Here is why I left Grenoble,my city in South East of France, to join a team of volunteers in the Pizza Rossini town. After a degree in languages, I chose to study journalism for one year in order to enter a… Continue reading My Italian experience
Hello, my name is Alicia and I came here to Italy to do a volunteering project in Pesaro, a beautiful city on the Adriatic coast. I love having the opportunity to live near to the sea,because in my hometown I am very close to the ocean, I wouldn’t know what it is to live far… Continue reading A VOLUNTEER´S BACKPACK
I’ve been thinking for a long time how to start writing about this experience because to sum up 8 amazing months into one article seems to be close to impossible. The European voluntary service has been my dream ever since the university but it always seemed unreachable, firstly because of self-limitations and later because of my… Continue reading My EVS in Italy
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