14-17 January 2020 | Dublin, Ireland
This Contact Making Seminar aims to build solidarity and inclusion in the European Solidarity Corps.
The goal of this PBA is to support organisations in their work with young people with fewer opportunities and help them understand how short-term volunteering opportunities and Solidarity Projects can be used to challenge perspectives on inclusion, personal development, resilience and confidence building.
This contact making seminar aims to bring together inclusion organisations, or organisations working with young people with fewer opportunities to build and work together through short-term volunteering projects. The seminar will support you in developing project ideas as well as provide practical tools to support your practice when working with young people.
The objectives of the seminar include:
- Are to understand the needs of young people with fewer opportunities.
- To develop practical tools and skills to support organisation and young people in participating in ESC.
- To explore organisational values and how it connects to ESC in particular inclusion.
- To build partnership amongst participant and support in project development.
- To provide examples of best practice in both sending and hosting young people with fewer opportunity. The seminar will highlight the benefits and challenges faced by both hosting and sending organisations.
Organisations who need further support to develop quality ESC projects with young people with fewer opportunities,including organisations who are new to ESC Programme.
Arrival and Departure:
Arrival will be the evening of 14th Janurary and departure will be at lunch time of the 17th
Your kind of training?
This Partnership-building Activity is
for 25 participants
from Erasmus+: Youth in Action Programme countries
and recommended for
Youth workers, Youth leaders, Volunteering mentors, Youth coaches, This event aims to attract newcomers and experienced organisations who wish to expand their knowledge on inclusion and diversity and wish to approach it more strategically developing international and inclusive projects
Contact for questions:
Before applying please contact the NA of your residence country to check if it is involved in this concrete project and committed to cover travel costs. NB! Learn about possible participation fee and other relevant rules.
This project is financed by the participating NAs of the Erasmus+ Youth in Action Programme. The participation fee varies from country to country. Please contact your National Agency or SALTO Resource Centre to learn more about the participation fee for participants from your country.
Accommodation and food
Unless specified otherwise, the hosting National Agency or SALTO Resource Centre of this offer will organise the accommodation and covers the costs for accommodation and food.
Please contact your National Agency (NA) or SALTO Resource Centre (SALTO) in order to know whether they would support your travel costs. If yes, after being selected, get in touch with your NA or SALTO again to learn more about the overall procedure to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.