GreenspiratiON! – Youth Exchange in Romania

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1st – 9th April 2020, Árkos, Romania
4 places open for Bulgarian participants + 1 group leader

GreenspiratiON! International Youth Exchange
1st – 9th April 2020, Árkos, Romania
Participating countries: Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, Hungary, Romania, Portugal
Deadline for applications: 15th of February 2020

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This is a learning program. It requires full focus and participation.
Travel reimbursement is only sent to those who fully participate in all phases, including the follow-up and dissemination.

About the program:

GreenspiratiON is a 9 days long Youth Exchange in the topic of creativity, design, up-cycling and sustainability. The Youth Exchange is for 30 young people from 6 different countries. This is a non-formal educational program where together with young people from other countries You have the chance to exchange best practices and various techniques of up-cycling and recycling.
While creating together, testing different simple and creative up-cycling techniques, You learn about the environment, about re-usable materials, and You develop a “new eye” to look at these materials as opportunities for something new. The objects You create will be unique, designed, recycled, useful and they will carry-on the concept of creative recycling. We are going to work with simple household waste materials such as paper, plastic, tetra pack, textile, wood, etc. Up-cycling and creating includes everyone, no matter of age, gender, residency pr previous experience – with a bit of care and attention we can all take the first steps towards a more sustainable life where waste is a precious resource for creation!

Obligatory pre-departure meeting: date, time, place – to be announced and sent upon confirmation.
Come in person to learn about Smokinya, Erasmus+, this project, reimbursement and ask your questions.
Participation is obligatory, an option is to join via Skype / Hangouts apps.

Read more details in the Infopack

Important! Read carefully the info letter, it contains important details.
This is learning program funded by Erasmus+ programme.
That requires commitment. You will be asked to organise a follow-up activity after the program.
The program is intensive and challenging.
The program does NOT include cultural and touristic sightseeing.
Get to know all provided information in the info letter before you submit your application form.
Apply only when you know you want to participate and you have the dates of the training available.
Travel reimbursement is only sent to those who fully participate in all phases, including the follow-up and dissemination.
General applications are disregarded.

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More information: Infopack

This project is funded by Erasmus+ programme: accommodation, food, materials, the programme and the travel costs up to the maximum allowed amount are fully covered.

Maximum travel reimbursement for Bulgarians: 180 EUR per person.

Smokinya Foundation operates thanks to hundreds of volunteering hours per month and donations.
We ask a contribution of 20 EUR /40 leva/ from all confirmed applicants.
Your donation covers some of our administrative and organisational expenses and supports Smokinya Foundation’s dream to establish youth-run international volunteering and training centre. In case the suggested donation amount is excessive for you, fill in the application form and contact us.

Apply by filling in the form: Application form
Deadline for applications: 15th of February

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This program is co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme to support education, training, youth and sport in of the European Union.

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GreenspiratiON! – Youth Exchange in Romania