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Volunteer Profile: Judit Ignácz

Hi everyone, My name is Judit Ignácz and I’m 23 years old. I study French and Romani Studies at the University of Pécs in Hungary, and in the future I plan to be teacher or translator. Since October 2012, I have been a volunteer in France in a retirement home. I will stay here until [...]

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Demystifying Roma: Challenging Stereotypes and Narratives about Roma

The “Demystifying Roma: Challenging Stereotypes and Narratives about Roma” – Phiren Amenca Volunteer Seminar ran from May 12-19, 2013 in Florence, Italy. 40 Roma and non-Roma volunteers, volunteer candidates and youth leaders came together to challenge stereotypes and antigypsyism and engaging in a public campaign for Roma rights with creative street actions. The seminar strengthened [...]

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EVS opportunity for Young German Volunteers in Roma Active Albania – Deadline Extended

Deadline extended to June 2nd, 2013 Description Amaro Drom e.V. and Roma Active Albania currently opened a call for applications for young people between 18 and 30 years to participate in a European Voluntary Service (EU Youth in Action program) project in Tirana. The 10 months lasting project (May 2013 – February 2014), offers diverse learning and service opportunities including national [...]

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Open Call for young European Roma: Voluntary Service in France – Deadline Extended

Deadline Extended to June 5th, 2013 Description VISA-AD currently opened a call for applications for young European Roma between 18 – 25 years to participate in a Voluntary Service (French Service Civique) project in France. The project offers diverse learning and service opportunities, including national and international seminars. The volunteers engage weekly around 35 hours [...]

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EVS opportunity for young Roma in Romà ONLUS in Rome, Italy

Deadline 15.04.2013 Description Romà ONLUS currently opened a call for applications for young Roma between 18 and 30 years to participate in a European Voluntary Service (EU Youth in Action program) project in Rome. The project offers diverse learning and service opportunities, including national and international seminars, and active involvement in the Roma youth groups and [...]

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Open Call! Căutăm voluntari! Amaro Drom, Berlin, 2013! [RO] [EN]

Deadline 30.11.2012 Căutăm voluntari! Amaro Drom căută o persoană tânără , de etnie Roma , cu vârsta cuprinsă între 18 şi 30 de ani, care doreşte să ia parte la proiectul Serviciul European de Voluntariat (finanţat de către UE, prin programul Youth in Action/Tineret in Acţiune) la Berlin. Proiectul oferă diverse oportunităti de invăţare şi [...]

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Volunteer Profile: Zsuzsanna Kalányos

My name is Zsuzsanna Kalányos. I’m 22 years old and I’m studying to be social worker at the University of Pécs in Hungary. My host organisation is VISA-L’année diaconale, this organisation coordinates hosting projects across France (including associations, institutions, and organizations hosting volunteers) as well as the follow-up and the training of the volunteers throughout their [...]

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EVS Opportunity for Young Roma in CSD Diaconia Valdese in Florence and Piedmont, Italy

Deadline 31.12.2012 OPEN CALL FOR YOUNG ROMA VOLUNTEERS! Volunteer in Italy 2013 – 2014 with CSD Diaconia Valdese! EVS opportunity for Young Roma in CSD Diaconia Valdese in Florence and Piedmont, Italy. The application deadline is 31.12.2012. CSD Diaconia Valdese, a founding member of Phiren Amenca currently opened a call for applications for young Roma [...]

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Volunteer Profile: Slobodan Nikolic

My name is Slobodan Nikolic, I’m 22 years old and I come from Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia. My voluntary service began in September 2011 and will be finished in December 2012. I was a member of the Ecumenical Humanitarian Organization (EHO) of Novi Sad, Serbia. EHO is a non -profit citizens’ association that continues the work [...]

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The European “Boogie Man” Complex – Phiren Amenca Study Session on Challenging Antigypsyism

The European “Boogie Man” Complex – Phiren Amenca Study Session on Challenging Antigypsyism ran from October 14 – 20, 2012 at the European Youth Centre Budapest, Hungary. 40 Roma and non-Roma volunteers, volunteer candidates, youth leaders came together from 15 countries in Europe and North America. The study session raised awareness of youth activism to [...]

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