Social Enterprise and Natural Capital

Participants in the nature , enjoying waterfalls.

If you live in Abruzzo region of Italy, you always look at the sea thinking of those living on the other side. If you go on the mountains, sometimes, when there are bright days, you can see the silhouette of the Croatian islands of Vis, Hvar, Korčula and others. The Balkans are in front of […]

When the paths crossed…

group of youth workers posing in front of a monument, cloudy sky

We were probably in one of the most successful partnership building seminars, just didn’t know it yet at the time! A story of the partnership building in Finland, including partners from Kosovo and Ukraine, that led to a group volunteering project. Start of a new partnership and what it leads to. Summer was slowly turning […]

STRIVing for Gender Equality with Youth Workers

young people holding hands at their heads in a seminar room

Dilijan in Armenia is a town in a heart of a national park. The forested town is home to numerous artists, composers, and filmmakers and features some traditional Armenian architecture. It was a perfect, relaxed surrounding for youth workers and educators to discuss very sensitive and sometimes painful topics. In spring 2023 Armenian Progressive Youth […]

Erasmus+: the window to quality in youth work of local youth councils

Selfie of 5 young persons in a seminar room

Milena Morari grew up in a small town of Glodeni, in north of Moldova. Luckily, there was a youth centre, were Milena could gain her first local youth work experiencies. But only participation in Erasmus+ youth seminars and trainings allowed Milena gain experiences that led her to become a general secretary of National Network of […]

Spot on solidarity

group of circus artists jumping with kids

Insights from the international job-shadowing project in educational circus for young refugees on on the Polish-Ukrainian border September 2022 Agnieszka Bąk How to use circus techniques in a traumatic situation? It was one of the questions that participants of the “Spot on – Solidarity” project looked into in September 2022, during their job-shadowing in Przemyśl, […]

Can we talk about peace in times of war?

Woman making masking mesh

Insights from the international seminar11-16 July 2022, Toruń – Poland Yuliya lelfimova, Dagna Gmitrowicz, Tomasz Szopa Beside reading our article, you are very welcome to enrol to the open, online course“Talking about war and peace. Facilitating learning in times of crisis” at the HOP platform. With this article, we would like to share a collection […]