• The FCV and Artixoc will carry out the workshops ‘Turn your back on violence’

    FCV and Artixoc have been selected to carry out an innovative training activity with the aim of promoting coexistence, interculturality and responsible citizenship among young people and teenagers. The initiative will be carried out in a particularly complex educational center in our district (Sants-Montjuïc), in Barcelona, and, once completed, its

  • ‘Reality phase’ on your ESC

    Do you know the phases of love theory? First it is a strong fascination and only positive emotions and in the next phase, you start to see your lover in more realistic colours – you discover their bad habits or some things that annoy you. It is very similar with

  • Marking trends about Refuge and Migration

    Dates and place: The one-day event will take place on Thursday, June 17, 2021 in Barcelona. Promoter organizations: we are 7 non-governmental entities in total, members of the Spanish network of the Anna Lindh Foundation-REFAL in Catalonia: ArtiXoc, Irenia-Jocs de Pau, Creart Association, Mescladís Association, Servei Civil Internacional de Catalunya,

  • Spread the Game -Gamification and Inclusion

    The concept of gamification has become and its use outside work environment has become more popular in the last years. But what is gamification and what does it consist of? Gamification is the incorporation of elements related to the game in daily tasks, thus allowing to develop motivation, creativity, versatility,

  • Youth exchange The Power of Theatre

    The FCV has received the support of the Erasmus+ program of the European Commission to coordinate the youth exchange ‘The Power of Theater’. The FCV will host the first week of July 2021 the youth exchange ‘The Power of Theatre’. The activity will take place in a rural environment in

  • Mainstreaming Media Literacy and Thinking Competences in Youth Work

    The FCV receives the support of the European Comission’s Erasmus+ program to coordinate a strategic partnership project in the field of youth, called “Mainstreaming Media Literacy and Thinking Competences in Youth Work” The project is a 22-month initiative, organized by the FCV and four other non-profit and non-governmental youth organizations

  • Communication is Key – bilateral volunteering with Greece

    The FCV has received the support of the European Solidarity Corps program of the European Commission to organize the volunteering project ‘Communication is the Key’. FCV will have the pleasure of coordinating the volunteering project ‘Communication is the Key’. Communication is the Key is a project that consists of three

  • FCV will host the international seminar “Youth Leadership for Advocacy”

    Fundació Catalunya Voluntària is happy to share good news: we have received the support of the Erasmus+ Program of the European Commission to organize and carry out the training activity for youth workers ‘Youth Leadership for Advocacy’, which It will take place in Vilanova i la Geltrú (Barcelona) from 10

  • Forum to promote the validation of the skills of volunteers

    On December 1st, the FCV participated in the ‘Contributing value to volunteering. Skills recognition’ forum, dedicated to knowing tools for the identification, development, recognition and validation of the skills earned by volunteering. The conference was organized by the “Plena Inclusión Madrid” organization, a federation of entities that support people with

  • The FCV commitment to the SDGs

    The 25th September 2015, the General Assembly of the United Nations approved the 2030 Agenda with the objective of eradicating poverty, fighting against inequality and injustice, and combating climate change among other purposes. This agenda, together with other agreements such as the Paris Accords, set up the route to pursue

  • I’m going for European volunteering in Barcelona!

    Imagine…it’s  the middle of pandemia, television is making you scared and a bit ‘pandemy-maniac’. What do you do then? Go for ESC – European volunteering in Barcelona! Sounds crazy?  Not as crazy if you think about it longer and deeper. My thought was: ‘Even if I can’t meet many people,

  • Is there life beyond the EU funds?

    A few months before the end of the Erasmus + program of the European Commission, the time has come to look back and analyze which elements would be good to preserve and which would be preferable to change in future Youth Community action programs. At FCV we consider the Erasmus

  • ESC in Barcelona – Covid Edition

    Have you ever heard about European Solidarity Corps projects? Or maybe…have you ever think about becoming an ESC volunteer? Probably yes! It’s an amazing opportunity to gain new experiences, to meet open-minded people, to learn languages, to live abroad and see many new places. What is more, this opportunity builds

  • Supportive environment for students with special educational needs

    We are pleased to share the results of the evaluation carried out by the group of teachers of the vocational training center that participated, from September 1 to 8, in the international study visit ‘The Barcelona model in establishing a supportive environment for working with students with special educational needs’,

  • Have you heard about 360º Education Alliance?

    It is a proposal from Jaume Bofill Foundation, Barcelona Provincial Council and the Federation of Pedagogical Renewal Movements that defends and promotes an idea: education is a fundamental right that all people should be able to enjoy beyond school. The 360º Education Alliance is made up of a good number of municipalities,