• #Youth4peace -Peacebuilding activities in Barcelona

    In February 2017, EVS volunteers Aleksandra Stojanovic, Daniela Eletti and Andrei Trubceac took part in a 7-day training of trainers (February 26 – March 5) “#youth4peace Training Euro-Med Peace Trainers” in The Hague, The Netherlands. The training was organised by the United Network of Young Peacebuilders (UNOY) with the support of the Anna Lindh Foundation. […]

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  • Experience in Turkey

    Ayoub, Julia and Marta were selected to participate in the “Innovative Approaches on a Refugees Education” project in Sanliurfa. The experience of participating in this project has given us the opportunity to explore a very different world and immerse ourselves in the complexity of a conflict that is affecting many people. We are often prejudiced […]

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  • FCV met with Mustafa

    The “PeaceBag for EuroMed Youth” network exists from 2008 to disseminate/socialize concepts and skills in the areas of Peace, Culture of Peace, Conflict, Conflict Transformation, Nonviolent Communication, Human Rights, Intercultural Learning and Non-formal education. The network currently consists of 15 organizations from 13 countries, all committed to the mission and vision of the network and […]

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  • Travelling to Your Past in New Places

    To have international friendships widens your world. Giving you different ideas and perspectives about the life. Making the world a smaller place. I made friendships during my 26 years of life from various countries. I lived in Milano/Italy and Newcastle/Australia before coming to Barcelona, 2 years in total. I travelled to more than 25 countries. […]

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  • Wonderful people from different countries

    I have to say that it has been a unique experience, I am very happy with the trainers, and with the people that surrounded me, I have had a very good relationship with everyone and if I did not understand something, they helped me to understand it. I have met wonderful people from different countries, […]

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  • EVS in Pippola, Finland

    EVS in Pippola, Finland, has been an overall good experience because I have learned a lot and not only knowledge about the language of the country or its culture but also I have learnt more aspects about myself. Piippola is a very small town, without too much to do and sometimes it is quite desperate, […]

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  • Tolerance and Diversity

    The youth exchange project “Tolerance and Diversity in Common Europe” was financed by “Erasmus+” programme and took place on 20th May- 29th May 2017 in Rezekne, Latvia. It was organized by European Association  “World-Our Home“  which hosted 35 participants from 5 youth organizations: Associazione culturale Nieddì from Italy, Celjski Mladinski center from Slevenia, Fundació Catalunya Voluntària […]

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  • Sighisoara Multilingva

    Hello, my name is Daniel Casado, I am in Sighisoara participating in this incredible project. In Sighisoara Multilingva we are 5 people, three Italians and two Spaniards. We are responsible for teaching Italian and Spanish courses to the community and to other volunteers. I am very glad to have come here; we do many activities […]

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  • Andrei at the EVS mid-term

    The recent EVS meeting in Mollina was a good occasion to take a break from the work at FCV and hectic life of Barcelona, to take look back at what happened so far in the program and to sense what could/should happen in the second half of the project and what potential lies beyond that. […]

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  • Unique experience

    I encourage everyone who has the opportunity to do an EVS. It is a unique experience that changes your life and the way you see things. Besides, it’s a good opportunity to go away from home, it’s like being independent in a way, you live alone, you have to manage the money, make the purchase… […]

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  • FCV at the V National Conference of Volunteering in Peru

    The FCV has been invited to participate in the V National Conference of Volunteering in Lima, Peru, organized by the National Centre of Volunteering – CENAVOL. CENAVOL celebrates this year it’s 15 years, being the topic of the conference ‘Transforming Volunteering and development policies’. In said conference, that will take place from the 20th to […]

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  • Who could say it?

    I’m in the middle of my EVS experience and I would never have said that I would now find myself in this situation. I am considering staying until the project is over and then, looking for work related to my studies. I have adapted very well and I like the life here. People, in general, […]

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  • On-arrival training in Toledo!

    I didn’t have any expectations about on-arrival training. I wasn’t excited nor scared. Maybe because since I arrived to Spain, my life has changed so much that I have decided to be open for experiencing new things without unnecessary analysis. The journey started at the train station in Toledo. Two of the coordinators greeted us […]

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  • Visit in Vienna-MOOC

    From 2nd to 7th July, the organization Südwind has hosted one of the study visits being carried out in the framework of the MOOC project in Vienna, Austria. The visit has brought together representatives of the partner organizations Comune di Roma, Universidade de Aveiro, Fundació Ficat, Casa da Juventude de Amarante and Associazione InformaGiovani. The visit has allowed to know […]

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  • My first month in Barcelona

    Hello, I’m  Alican Abaci, I’m 26 years old and I’m coming from Turkey. I grew up in Istanbul but I have been living in Antalya last 8 years, where  I got my 2 bachelor degrees: on Cinema&Tv and on Sociology. On the last 10 years, I have been working in the filmmaking industry, and, 4 […]

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