Social Youth Volunteering
YOUTH 1.1 SOCIAL YOUTH VOLUNTEERING
23 to 31 July 2011
Social Youth Volunteering Project held in Bansko - Bulgaria, in the period 23 to 31 July 2011.
OBJECTIVE: The main objective was to identify causes which lead to high unemployment among young people. Through activities attended by young people involved in this project have tried to find solutions to eliminate this situation.
The project theme that is very current challenged youth to interesting discussions that put them in creativity and initiative. Working in mixed teams helped to know each other and make friends, while learning to accept differences and respect them.
Being the year of volunteering was discussed how young people in the 6 countries are involved in various volunteer activities. Through various interactive activities organized by Parks project, young people spend quality time together, but they have developed networking skills and had the opportunity to express themselves on current issues and interest. They presented statistics of unemployment in each of the six countries involved, gets its suggestions on how people and especially young people can help to change this situation. The goal was achieved through workshops, interactive seminars, presentations and debates. Outdoor activities and cultural evenings painting completed projects in Bulgaria. Participating countries:
TURKEY - Bolu valyl
BULGARIA - Sdrudzenie Znamea and Moga - Know and Can Association
ROMANIA - Association YF - Youth and Future
HUNGARY - Youngsters of SATA Association