Nations and Generations
Location: Rezekne, Latvia
Period: 01/06/2017 – 27/05/2018
Deadline: 30 April 2017
The aim of this project is to promote intergenerational understanding of cultural diversity and to promote tolerance and mutual understanding among people, as well as to develop intercultural dialogue and cooperation between foreign young people and inhabitants of Rezekne. Read the rest of this entry »
OPEN MIND – OPEN HORIZONS
Location: Priekuli municipality, Vidzeme region, Latvia
Period: 01/09/2016 – 01/10/2016
Deadline: 27 May 2016
Short term EVS for Portuguese volunteers in Latvia during summer !
The Youth center “Orange”
Youth center “Orange” is a feast every day, because happiness and joy is the way which we learn to walk together! Youth center “Orange” is the place for being together, exploring the world, it is a place for friendship, place for the creating new ideas, place, where to learn to be creative, place, where to grow up and develop, place for seeing, hearing, accepting and it is a place to loving life.
It is a good place to be good!
This is and EVS vancancy for 12 months in Latvia, working with children.
Sparkles in work with kids
Location: Preiļi, Latvia
Period: 01/09/2016 – 31/08/2017
Deadline 15 March 2016
We are NGO who runs an our own initiative – school for children (kindergarten and primary school), We are crazy active outdoors, we love to play and dance, we are open and kids are looking forward to teach Latvian language with hands.
All we do is with sparkles and in team work based. We are kind of proud how strong team can get.
We also have a great office where you can find your own spot on our couches!
Location: Rezekne, Latvia
Application deadline: 23/02/2015
During the EVS, the volunteers will have the possibility to gain practical and professional skills (for instance,they will learn Latvian and Russian languages, practice PC skills), as well social skills (communication, intercultural learning). The volunteers will be learning through reflection and supervision that will be provided by the hosting and coordinating organizations. The volunteers will get to know both theoretical and practical principles how to work with children. They will learn alternative ways of communication and being patient. The volunteers will get to know special education methods that are used for children education, and they will learn how to approach and take care of kids and how Latvian education system works.
Organisation: Ikšķiles Brīvā skola Ikšķile Free School
Location: Ikšķile, Latvia
The long-term EVS project “Be free in Ikšķile 3” takes place in Ikškiles Brīvā skola in Ikšķile, in Latvia for 11 months (from September 1, 2015 till July 31, 2016) and involves 2 volunteers. Project aims to develop solidarity, active citizenship and mutal understanding among young people and to bring European dimension to the school and local community. The main project’s themes are children and environmental issues. Volunteers will work in a school established by parents as teachers’ assistants and will express their creativity and entrepreneurship by implementing activities for kids, their parents and local community.
Location: Jurmala (Latvia)
Period: 01/10/2014 – 30/06/2015
Duration: 9 months
EVS Application deadline: 18 April 2014
Description of the tasks of the EVS volunteer:
The activities realized in center are very different. We would like to adjust the project to the volunteer needs and interests, therefore before applying for the project, we want to elaborate the working graphic together with the volunteer and the sending organization. Everyday life volunteer will spend in center. The basic task will consist of helping to prepare for seminars, workshops and cultural activities. Volunteer will be able to learn how to organize center life, work in groups to prepare different workshops and seminars and get to know how to organize youth work in Jurmala and Latvia. They will be able to participate in all center activities such as outdoor activities, hobby groups, playing games and helping children to spend fun time together. Volunteer will work together with center Youth specialist.
„In Touch with Europe” – EVS in Latvia from 01/09/2014
The Club „The House” – Youth for United Europe (2010-LV-43)
The Club “The House” is looking for two volunteers for European Voluntary Service project “In Touch with Europe” starting in September, 2014, until September, 2015. The main activities of the project are to inform and to educate young people about their opportunities to participate in different programmes and activities, as well to help them to see themselves as part of Europe.