ESC: youth center - rural development

ESC: youth center - rural development

Anzola dell'Emilia - Bologna, Italy

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

The project in Anzola involves the Youth Center, Library and schools based there. The volunteer will be involved in the activities of the territory, in network with other organisations and institutions. Mainly the volunteer will carry out local initiatives with young people like thematic workshops, outdoor games, excursions, exhibitions, activities connected with art and culture, supporting the work of the staff of the Municipality and local volunteers. As local impact, thanks to the presence of international volunteers the local community can develop a particular sensitivity and interest towards European issues. In fact, the daily presence of European volunteers contributes to the realization of local activities, stimulating in the local youngsters new interests, open-mindedness and curiosity towards new cultures, and also a different evaluation of their own territory, fostering a more positive approach to foreign language learning and practicing.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The accommodation is the guest house of the Municipality. Volunteer will have a single room, private toilet in the room. Each room has its own key and the privacy of each person will be respected. Volunteer will receive a food money based on the cost of life Volunteer will have the bus ticket for activities.

Training during the activity

General Online Training, Linguistic support, Pre-departure training, On-arrival training, Mid-term evaluation, Annual European Solidarity Corps events. Trainings on development of soft skills will be provided during the year.

Participant profile

Volunteer should have interest in small communities and their development, social issues, sensitivity towards European main topics. Previous experience in the field of entertainment and education would also give us an interesting opportunity for sharing best practices.

Activity dates

A total of 13 week(s) during the period 01/11/2020 to 31/01/2021

Activity location

40100 Anzola dell'Emilia - Bologna Italy

Looking for participants from

Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Belarus, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Moldova (Republic of), Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Ukraine, United Kingdom

Activity topics

Social challenges

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Creativity and culture

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 31/07/2020