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YouNet is looking for long-term ESC

Reggio Emilia, Italy

You cannot apply to this activity because you will no longer fall in the eligible age group (18-30) on the start date of the activity.

Activity description

The volunteer will be actively embedded in the multi ethnic and stimulating environment of Reggio Emilia by exploiting the activities and the network of contacts of YouNet. Learning opportunities: An EVS experience with YouNet allows the volunteers to improve and enhance their knowledge and attitudes through non-formal education means such as interactive workshops, practical laboratories, info days etc., in which the volunteer will take part and help in the organisation. The volunteer will be involved in a European environment and will have the chance to learn about European institutions (European Commission, Council of Europe) and to support the team in the implementation of European projects with the involvement of young people.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Volunteer will share the room with another volunteer (same gender) in a flat with all facilities, shared with another international volunteer. The flat is composed by 1 double bedrooms, 1 toilet, small kitchen and dining room. There is wi-fi and washing machine. Volunteer will have a monthly food allowance to buy food and basic needs. The volunteers will cook the own meals.

Training during the activity

General Online Training, Linguistic support, Pre-departure training, On-arrival training, Mid-term evaluation, Annual European Solidarity Corps events. Volunteers will attend trainings with non formal methods about development of soft skills.

Participant profile

We are looking for motivated and active volunteers, willing to stay for the entire period of the project. The Polish and Bulgarian candidates will have a priority in selection.

Activity dates

A total of 26 week(s) during the period 01/09/2020 to 31/05/2021


Activity location

Reggio Emilia Italy


Looking for participants from

Bulgaria, Poland, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Croatia, Hungary, Latvia, Slovenia, France, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia


Activity topics

Social challenges

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Employment and entrepreneurship

Creativity and culture


Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 31/08/2020