Italian associations InformaGiovani and Icarus are looking for partners for the following camps leaders training.
Training seminar under Action 3.1 with Eastern and Caucaus countries
Title: LEAD 4 a REASON
Place and dates: Sicily – April 2014
Duration 7 days
Lead for a reason – international training course will take place during the month of April in Sicily, Italy, and will bring together
20-25 participants from different countries and regions in Europe.
The project aims to develop with skills and knowledge young people in leading international volunteering activities, increase intercultural competencies, develop leading and personal skills share best practices on the issues of social inclusion, active citizenship, volunteering and youth participation and therefore contribute to improve quality of activities addressed to young people also within the frame of the new programme schemes starting from 2014.
Participants will also be involved in a practical local volunteering activity with youngsters at risk of social exclusion in the last days of the training course in order to put in practice experiment and assess directly their new competences acquired in the field of leading, youth work and social inclusion .
Selection criteria for participants:
– active volunteers interested to be leader in volunteer activities, able to multiply the experience in summer 2014 activities in involved organizations.
-volunteers who already joined a workcamp, youth exchange, local voluntary project also dealing with social inclusion in different
fields: children, environment, reconstruction, intercultural education, etc…
70% of travel reimbursement will be foreseen for participants In case of visa needed, also this cost will be covered 100% including travel costs for interview at Italian Embassy/Consulate.
100% of accommodation will be covered by the hosting organization, ICARUS.
Priority will be given to Alliance, SCI, ICYE workcamps organizations.
In case you are interested, please send us (email
firstname.lastname@example.org) the attached file properly filled