In 2017, the FCV established new cooperation within the framework of the Minorities as Opportunity and Occasion for Chrysalis -MOOC project. The KA2 project for cooperation and exchange of good European and two-year-long (2017-2018) practices aimed to create an open and online course dedicated to professionals working with young people
From the 3rd to the 10th of November 2017 the FCV hosted in Vilanova i la Geltrú, the international seminar “Volunteering for Change“, which included the participation of 22 youth workers and volunteers, representatives of a total of 13 organizations Non-profit and volunteer work in Hungary, Romania, Greece, Latvia, Bulgaria,
From the 11th to the 18th of March, the FCV hosted the training for trainers “Understanding and Working with Conflict”, in Vilanova i la Geltrú. The training gathered a group of 25 people (selected between more than 350 candidacies) who had the objective of becoming trainers and helping their communities
On October 25, 2017, FCV celebrated its 10th anniversary since it was created. For this reason, many actions have been done. On November 19, the 10th year party was celebrated at Molí de Mar in Vilanova i la Geltrú. It was a very special event organized by all the FCV
“Move to Learn!” has tried to be a project to promote volunteering among resident young people in Barcelona and Catalonia. Its aim was to make easier the fact of becoming volunteers in other European countries by focusing on the development and the recognition of personal and professional competences and abilities.
Key amongst the objectives of this training course is the development and promotion of the abilities of the participating organizations to fully realize the potential of the European Voluntary Service (EVS) as a key instrument in their work to promote volunteering in the region and reinforce the network.
FCV has realised the Project of European cooperation for the innovation and the exchange of good practices (K2) Youth impact: strengthening the organizational capabilities to build peace in Europe. The project, that lasted one year and a half, is the result of the joint work of 6 non-profit youth organizations
2015 was the 4th year of the “Understanding and Working with Conflict” training series, with last year’s theme focusing on “Designing and Implementing Quality Trainings for Conflict Transformation”.
From the 1st to the 9th of August in Vilanova i la Geltrú took place the youth exchange Personal Branding for Youth Entrepreneurship. The activity was attended by 21 young people between 18 and 25 years of age, interested in becoming entrepreneurs and coming from Greece, Poland, Romania and Catalonia. The main
In May 2015 Fundació Catalunya Voluntària hosted the international training course “Learn through volunteering: What and How?” where 21 young people, representing of 14 non-profit NGOs from 13 countries in Europe (Germany, Italy, Slovenia, Bulgaria, Romania, Greece, Turkey, Malta, Estonia, Latvia, Poland, Spain and Czech Republic) gathered together.
“Peace Bag for Euromed Youth” és un projecte de llarga durada que té com a objectiu difondre l’educació per a la Pau, el diàleg intercultural i el treball amb els joves, creant un conjunt d’eines de treball, mètodes, estudis de casos, conceptes clau, informació i activitats pràctiques que els joves
Project to explore the similarities and differences in European compositions: ethnic, classical, jazz, rap and pop. Use music, songs and dances, developing the understanding and consciousness about the theme of diversity;
From the 18th to the 26th of October 2014 in Vilanova i la Geltrú took place the seminar for the construction of the network “PeaceBag for EuroMed Youth.
It is a Grundtvig project that has as main goal developing a transnational approach, coherent to peace education, as an element for adults’ lifelong learning, as well as promoting civic engagement, intercultural dialogue, gender equality and social cohesion in Europe.
"25 Stories for Peace" is a collection of personal histories, published with the intent of celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the UNOY Peacebuilders network as a way of honouring the contribution of young people in the field of peace building