Be Part: Feel Your Part – Kick off meeting

Be Part: Feel Your Part – Kick off meeting

Last week saw the launch of a new two year project: Be Part: Feel Your Part, an Erasmus Plus funded Key Action 2 project. To kick off this new project, we gathered the new partners in Volunteering Matters’ Hackney office to have an inaugural meeting. Be Part: Feel...

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Online course for returned volunteers

Online course for returned volunteers

Online course for returned volunteers   Do you want to be part of the solution? Are you a volunteer returned from the global south who wants to be an active citizen? This course is about bringing the global to the local!   This course is an invitation for...

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EU Aid Volunteers: Join GVC’s Team!

EU Aid Volunteers: Join GVC’s Team!

New EU Aid Volunteer vacancies through Volonteurope member GVC   Through the EU Aid Volunteers initiative, financed by the European Commission’s Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection Department (ECHO), you can apply for a unique experience in the humanitarian aid...

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Civil Society Europe steering committee meeting

Civil Society Europe steering committee meeting

Civil Society Europe steering committee meeting As some of you may know, Volonteurope was a founding member of Civil Society Europe and I am on the steering committee.  This new platform was set up about 18 months ago to be the platform for civil society organisations...

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Training, training, and more training!

Training, training, and more training!

Since the kick-off meeting in Madrid last month, the new EU Aid Volunteers Technical Assistance project – +CARE – has been continuing apace. Over the past two weeks we held two fruitful training sessions with consortium partners – focusing on legal standards and the...

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Talk with me – Voluntary language mentors for refugees

Talk with me – Voluntary language mentors for refugees

Talk with me - Voluntary language mentors for refugees Duration: 1.3.2016 – 28.2.2018 Funding: Erasmus+ Strategic partnerships for youth, KA2 - Cooperation for Innovation and the Exchange of Good Practices Coordinator: Gemeinsam leben & lernen in Europa Partner...

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