The project "EVS Academy" was a training course that took place from 22 to 29 of November 2016 in Poland where SEYF took part with two volunteers and youth workers from SEYF.
It was organized by ANAWOJ Association in cooperation with 12 partner organizations from 8 countries.
The main objectives of the training were:
- increasing the quality of EVS projects in the institutions of formal education (particularly schools);
- exchange of good practices;
- involving more institutions of formal education in EVS projects -increasing competences of participants and partners on connecting formal and non-formal methods and project management skills.
2016 - 2017 European Voluntary Service is a part of Erasmus+ which is the largest international mobility programme in Europe. It has had a major impact on lives of thousands of young people over the past 20 years. By participating in the project, volunteers can contribute to the development of your institution with their ideas, enthusiasm and experience and add international dimension to the working environment. As an organization you can get financial support in order to run a project involving international volunteers in your activities. If you decide to collaborate with coordinating organization, you do not need to deal with administrative tasks. The only thing you need is a motivated team that will know how to include an international volunteer