TITLE: ESC to Reality: QualiCaucasus PLACE: Rustavi, Georgia DATES: March 11-18, 2019 THE PROJECT AIMS: to increase the quality level of volunteering projects under European Solidarity Corps implemented with partners from Caucasus region by developing competences of the persons directly involved in support system of volunteers. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: ESC coordinators, mentors, supervisors and people who are directly involved in volunteering support system. Participants should be 18 and above.   PARTICIPATION FEE: 20 EUR There is no participation fee for YIC members and for participants nominated from institutions with agreement to YIC. &nbs...


NAME: “Do your EVS in Poland” PLACE: Klodzko, Poland DURATION: April-August, 2019 HOSTING ORGANIZATION: “Klodzko Educational Association” SENDING ORGANIZATION: Gyumri “Youth Initiative Centre” (YIC) NGO AIM: To develop local youths’ cultural sensitivity, tolerance, to introduce history, customs, traditions and problems of Europeans, as well as to increase self-esteem and improve language skills of youngsters. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: The program is for 18-30 years old, responsible, active and communicative young people with a conversational level of English. TO APPLY you need to send your CV and a motivation letter in English to evs....


TITLE: Water and us PLACE: Nowy Sącz, Poland DATES: March 9-16, 2019 MAIN OBJECTIVES OF THE PROJECT to understand the importance of water and our role in the protection of the environment to do workshops on water hazards and ways to counteract them to make a documentary film about the problems of water environment to provide opportunity for young people to experience intercultural learning WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: Participants should be 17-20 years old young people who are eager to expand their knowledge on natural environment and water protection, as well as to have an intercultural experience.   PARTICIPATION FEE: 20 EUR The...


NAME: “Bring your country to Hungary!” PLACE: Szeged, Hungary DURATION: May, 2019 - February, 2020 HOSTING ORGANIZATION: “Talentum Foundation for the Support of Volunteering” SENDING ORGANIZATION: Gyumri “Youth Initiative Centre” (YIC) NGO AIM: To develop local youth’s cultural sensitivity, increase self-esteem and improve language skills. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: The program is for 18-30 years old, responsible, communicative young people with a conversational level of English, who are also ready to learn the Hungarian language. TO APPLY you need to send your CV and a motivation letter in English to evs.sending@yic.am email address. ...


NAME: “EVS: Open Up” PLACE: Sępólno Krajeńskie, Poland DURATION: April, 2019-2020 HOSTING ORGANIZATION: “Stowarzyszenie “Dorośli - Dzieciom” SENDING ORGANIZATION: Gyumri “Youth Initiative Centre” NGO AIM: To empower and assist young people in their personal and social development, to provide a safe and supportive environment for young people to realize and achieve their full potential. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: The program is for 18-30 years old, active, motivated young people with conversational level of English. TO APPLY you need to fill in this form.   More details about the project can be found in the info pack. ...


TITLE: What comes next? PLACE: Kobuleti, Georgia DATES: February 5-13, 2019 THE PROJECT AIMS to introduce applied improvisation and empower youth workers to increase the sense of entrepreneurship among youth. The project will explore attitudes of entrepreneurship, such as taking risk, creativity, problem solving, sense of initiative, working with mistakes and other essential skills for young people to prepare them getting successfully engaged in the labour market and perceive their life from entrepreneurial perspective.   WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: Participants should be at least 18 years old youth workers, youth leaders, trainers, mentor, members and volunt...


TITLE: Erasmus+ Mastery PLACE: Tbilisi, Georgia DATES: February 6-13, 2019 AIM: The project aims at empowering youth workers, facilitators, coordinators, members of NGO’s from 9 different countries and equip them with project writing and management skills to take actions and develop initiatives by themselves at local and international level.   The Project objectives:   To explore the Erasmus+: Youth in Action Programme with a special focus on quality activities and international cooperation; To develop participants’ competences in planning Non Formal Education and Intercultural Learning processes; To empower participants with...


NAME: “KROMATIKON UPGRADED” PLACE: Craiova, Romania DURATION: February - August, 2019 HOSTING ORGANIZATION: Asociatia Nationala de Dezvoltare Continua a Tineretului din Romania “ANDCTR” NGO SENDING ORGANIZATION: Gyumri “Youth Initiative Centre” (YIC) NGO AIM: To raise children's interest in education by applying innovative mechanisms and actions during lessons. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: The program is for 18-30 years old, initiative, motivated young people with conversational level of English. TO APPLY you need to send your CV and a motivation letter in English to evs.sending@yic.am email address.   More details about the project c...


We are glad to inform, that Gyumri “Youth Initiative Centre” NGO announces a new English clubs for beginners and advanced learners. If you want to learn English or improve your knowledge, then hurry up to register online through this link. Any person over the age of 14 can be the club member. The deadline for registration is October 20, 12:00 pm. The first meeting of Beginners Club will take place on October 23, at 15:00 Advanced Club will take place on October 30, at 15:00 In case of questions call 095 91 91 97 (except Mondays and Sundays) or visit YIC office at Shahumyan 69 (Arevamanuk bld, 1st floor)....


TITLE: TRAINBOW PLACE: Kysak, Slovakia DATES: December 3-11, 2018 The project aims at empowering and building up the competences of educational practitioners to design, facilitate and evaluate meaningful educational activities in value-based youth work, with a view to strengthen diversity and participation. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: Participants should be at least 18 years old youth workers, trainers, educators and facilitators who are interested in improving their skills and competences in the field of youth work.   PARTICIPATION FEE: 30 EUR For more details, please read the infopack. Working language is ENGLISH. To apply for the proje...