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Voices Magazine in Macedonia

VCS Skopje

Skopje, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

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Project description

VOICES, DAILY CENTERS FOR CHILDREN FROM THE STREETS, PROMOTING VOLUNTEERISM and PERSONAL PROJECT are the key words of this EVS project. ACTIVITIES 1. Being part of VOICES magazine includes making research on the topics, writing articles, making interviews, coordinating translations, making design of the magazine, taking part in promotion activities 2. Activities focused on raising awareness among young people in Skopje and Macedonia about Youth in Action Programme in general and EVS program particularly. 3. Workshops with children in daily center for children from the street 4. Developing your own ideas in concrete activities 5. Support intercultural learning and motivate young people in Skopje to discover more about your culture

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

You will have your own room in one of the NGOs flats in «Kisela Voda», really close to the office. In the first one there are 3 rooms, 1 bathroom, 1 kitchen with living room and 1 balcony. In other one, there are 4 rooms, 1 living room, 1 bathroom and 1 balcony. It’s close to markets «Vero and Maxi D» and lots of commodities. Flats are located 15 min from city center by walk. You will have 275€ available for the flights to Macedonia and up to 300€ available for visa related costs. The volunteer will receive 60€ as pocket money per month and 100€ food allowance.

Training during the project

There will be two trainings that are mandatory: 1. On arrival training where the volunteer will learn the basics about the project and living in Macedonia 2. Midterm evaluation meeting after 6 months being in the country There will be regular job related daily trainings for the volunteer.

Volunteer profile

Individual interested to do the following tasks: - Research informative needs and actualities of young people in - Be in charge on main ongoing events which are happening in the youth area and non-formal education field and to make reports about these - Inform about different European mobility and educational - Assist in designing of the papers, taking pictures and preparing illustrations for their - Cooperate with the local community and participate in their projects, communicate with other organizations, searching for the new local volunteers - Responsible to release the magazine

Placement dates

A total of 28 week(s) during the period 01/01/2019 to 30/11/2019

Placement location

st. Emil Zola 3/3-1, 1000 Skopje

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Placement topics

Citizenship and democratic participation

Creativity and culture

Placement deadline

Application deadline: 05/02/2019