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Welcome, Kinga – Phiren Amenca’s New Education Coordinator!

I’m Kinga Kanya, I started to work as educational coordinator at the Hungarian office of Phiren Amenca in March. Since 2002, I have been working as a trainer, project manager and consultant in the field of equal opportunities (Roma-non Roma community development, gender and disability issues) in many Hungarian NGOs. I am committed to non-formal [...]

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Open Call for Young Volunteers: Voluntary Service in France

(Magyar nyelvű összefoglaló táblázat a lap alján!) Deadline: July 1, 2018 VISA-AD currently opened a call for applications for young volunteers with residence in Hungary between 18 and 30 to participate in a European Voluntary Service (EVS) project in France. The project offers diverse learning and service opportunities. The volunteers engages weekly around 35 hours. [...]

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Open call for participants: spring seminar – April 2018, Turin, Italy

Open call for participants: Tools for Roma Youth Participation – access and opportunities of Roma youth in the policy processes April 2018, Turin, Italy   Date: April 21-27, 2018. Place: Turin, Italy Number of participants: 30, age between 18-30   AIMS AND OBJECTIVES The aim of the training is to bring together youth workers, volunteers, [...]

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A Phiren Amenca – RGDTS Nonprofit Kft. pénzügyi és adminisztrációs asszisztenst keres / Job Vacancy – Financial and Administrative Assistant

                    (Scroll down for English) A Phiren Amenca – RGDTS Nonprofit Kft. pénzügyi és adminisztrációs asszisztenst keres A Phiren Amenca roma és nem roma önkéntesek és önkéntes szervezetek hálózata, akik elkötelezettek a rasszizmus és az előítéletek leküzdése mellett. A Pénzügyi munkatárs főbb feladatai: -        Pénzügyi-tervezési, projekt [...]

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Job vacancy – Educational Program Coordinator in Budapest

Phiren Amenca – RGDTS Nonprofit Kft. is looking for a full-time educational program coordinator for its coordination office in Budapest.  Phiren Amenca is an international network of Roma and non-Roma volunteers and voluntary service organizations creating opportunities for non-formal education, dialogue and engagement in order to challenge stereotypes and racism. Main tasks: Coordinating the core [...]

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Networking and Capacity-Building Event – November 2017, Budapest

Summary The aims of the Phiren Amenca networking meeting were to address key questions on European level regarding youth activism, active citizenship and voluntary service with a strong focus on the inclusion of Roma youth. During the networking meeting the partner organizations could share their practices, and could reflect about current needs and challenges in [...]

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So keres, Europa?! – Roma Youth Social Forum 2017

Summary Phiren Amenca International Network and its partners brought together 150 young Roma and non-Roma people from all over Europe to the European Youth Capital Varna, Bulgaria between August 24-30. 2017 to raise their voices against racism and discrimination towards Roma people in Europe. After a general input on the situation of Roma in Bulgaria [...]

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Learning to Become a Change-Maker

Hello everybody! I’m Bálint and I am 23-years-old. I am from a little town in the middle of Hungary where I spent my life, until I was 18-years-old and I started university in Pécs. I studied biology and geography (dual degree) to become a teacher. I have always liked geography because I am very interested in [...]

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Fall seminar on Antigypsyism – Novi Sad 2017

The seminar gathered 30 Roma and non-Roma participants to raise the awareness and activism to challenge antigypsyism, discuss their ideas, initiatives, activities and open questions concerning this topic. Roma and non Roma youth leaders, youth workers, activists, current and former volunteers and multipliers came together to challenge stereotypes and antigypsyism, to develop tools for local actions [...]

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Open Call for European Voluntary Service in the Phiren Amenca Network

Voluntary Service for young Roma and non-Roma in Europe Voluntary service in the Phiren Amenca Network in 2018-2019   DEADLINE: February 15, 2018   Are you a young Roma and interested to engage as a volunteer abroad in a social project or in a Roma organization for 6 to 12 months? Are you a young [...]

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