Progettazione sociale e Youth Work

Progettazione sociale e Youth Work

Servizio Civile Internazionale (SCI ITALIA)

Rome, Italy

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

Servizio Civile Internazionale (SCI Italia) is the Italian branch of Service Civil International network (, an international voluntary movement that is present in more than 80 countries around the world. It’s been promoting international volunteering projects for 100 years on the themes of peace and disarmament, conscientious objection, human rights, and international solidarity, sustainable lifestyles, social inclusion and active citizenship. In the core, there is a real commitment to make a change against inequality, injustice, and violation of human rights. SCI Italia is based in Rome and it is supported by several regional and local groups of activists. The regional and the local groups support the work of the National Secretariat by dealing with trainings and the promotion of volunteering all over the country.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

SCI Italy’s project “La Città dell’Utopia” started in 2003 and it is located in the neighbourhood of San Paolo (via Valeriano 3F – Rome), a popular suburban area inhabited mainly by elderly people, university students, and migrant families coming from Latin America, northeastern Europe, Asia, and Africa. The building is used to host several groups and associations working on active citizenships, especially in relation to migration, environmental sustainability, antifascism, gender, and self-determination of food and consumption. Currently the office where you will work is based here.

Training during the activity

– Include volunteers in an international dimension, to develop intercultural and linguistic skills; – encourage the acquisition of non-formal education tools and methods, through concrete experiences; – share and multiply the values of SCI Italy, the network and the movement of the Service Civil International (SCI): international solidarity and volunteering, social inclusion, peaceful conflict resolution, nonviolent communication; – raise awareness on the importance of cooperation, partner involvement and approach systemic in the development and implementation of initiatives and projects

Participant profile

Have good command of English / have basic command of Italian (preferable); Be able to work in a team; have good communication skills and motivation to cooperate with colleagues and SCI Italia’s activists; have good educational and social skills, to be able to work with several target groups motivated to learn and share knowledge and skills; have good computer skills (Ubuntu or Microsoft Office, email, internet); have a responsible attitude and take initiative towards her/his tasks; open mind and flexible attitude;

Activity dates

A total of 48 week(s) during the period 13/01/2023 to 13/12/2023

Activity location

Via Valeriano 3F, 00146 Rome Italy

Looking for participants from

Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Belarus, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Algeria, Estonia, Egypt, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Iceland, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Libya, Morocco, Moldova (Republic of), Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Russian Federation, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, Türkiye, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Kosovo * UN resolution, British Antarctic Territory, Anguilla, Aruba, Saint Barthélemy, Bermuda, Bonaire Sint Eustatius and Saba, Canary Islands, Curaçao, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Greenland, Guadeloupe, British Indian Ocean Territory, Cayman Islands, Saint Martin (french part), Martinique, Montserrat, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, St Pierre and Miquelon, Pitcairn, Réunion, Saint Helena, Turks and Caicos Islands, French Southern and Antarctic Territories, Virgin Islands (British), Wallis and Futuna

Activity topics

Social challenges

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 30/11/2022