8 Weeks Summer Exchange Programs in Romania – Fully Funded
Hand in Hand 4 EUrope project takes place in the city of Baia Mare & 14 other rural & urban communities, within AIST & local partner premises. Topics: inclusion & equality, empowering communities, participation & involvement, participatory democracy, rights & equity, social social justice. Activities & events are contributing to creating open, caring & creative communities, belonging to their citizens. How: several youth mobilities, both on-line and face-2-face activities, with diverse target groups: primary, secondary, to students. When: early July – August 2021, TEAM short term project, with a group of 10+ young people from all over Europe. During the SUMMER Camps Programs youth will learn to plan, assist in & implement activities of non-formal education, focusing on key European values, social inclusion and sustainable development of various beneficiaries, from both urban and rural communities, in the county of Maramures, Transylvania, north – western part of Romania.
Travel: project coordinator informs counterparts/volunteers on travel routes & prices to match set budget. AIST reimburses eligible travel costs according to the project budget & EU Calculator ratios for distance bands, upon provision of transport documents, invoices & boarding passes/tickets to justify travel. Accommodation: Volunteers will be hosted in safe lodging within Baia Mare area, all facilities, utilities & food allowance included, plus 90 euro/month – volunteer’s allowance, training courses, individual/reinforced mentoring.
Learning environment & outcomes: volunteers gain diverse social & educational skills & competences, useful for their upcoming educational/training & employment opportunities. They will be involved in designing & implementing activities of social inclusion through non-formal educational methods practiced daily. Volunteers will learn to plan, implement & adjust educational activities for children & youth, typical & underprivileged, from urban & rural environments as well. They’ll also learn to be more flexible & adapt to changes as unexpected situations come up despite all planning
Volunteers should be over 18 years old, primarily with fewer opportunities and need to be interested in learning & personal development, enjoy working with kids & youth, be open & tolerant to other cultures. Flexibility is required, as U’ll work in a multicultural environment as part of an international team. Being responsible, positive, energetic, communicative & a basic level of English is desirable to ease communication during project activities & within the international project team of staff & volunteers.
|Type of Opportunity||Exchange Programs|
|Open to||All Nationalities|