Mina Jaf from Denmark, a refugee, always wanted to give something back to society. Through EVS she was able to help refugees in Belgium, whilst also gaining new skills.
European Voluntary Service celebrates 20 years in 2016!
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Going on an EVS project to another country is not a decision you should make lightly. If you take some time to reflect, plan ahead and stay motivated, the likelihood of disappointment during a project is much lower!
Voluntary activities play an important role in Europe, but the situation differs from country to country. Check out the volunteering scene in Europe: what's going on, how many people volunteer and how old are they?