During this project the participants together will learn various ways and means how to make volunteer work more visible, they will learn how to promote volunteerism in society so that representatives of government and businesses could realize the value of volunteering, in order to obtain recognition of volunteerism in the future, to get the political and financial support, and to be observed and multiplied by various media. The main tool for the perfect promotion is to make a PROFESSIONAL VIDEO using the simple tools that all you can have (photo-camera, laptop/pc). The most important is to know WHAT & HOW to put/say/show in your video.
Objectives of this project:
- To raise awareness about the value and importance of the volunteerism and;
- Strengthening of voluntary organizations, by encouraging cooperation and exchange of experiences.
This exchange will bring together 28 participants from Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Estonia, Germany, Bulgaria, Hungary, Portugal, Italy, Netherlands, Turkey, Malta, and Spain. The exchange will be held in English. There are 2 vacancies available and participants should have minimum 18 years old.
The Youth in Action programme will cover 100% of the accommodation, food and activities and will reimburse the participants with 70% of the travel costs. There will be a participation fee of 40 Eur. per participant.
All the interested people should fill the application form below. The application form must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application deadline: 1st May 2012
Application form here: