JAVVA — Youth Organisation in Brussels - Deadline 15th of March

JAVVA — Youth Organisation in Brussels - Deadline 15th of March

JAVVA asbl

Bruxelles, Belgium

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

JAVVA aims to promote an ideal of tolerance, solidarity and peace between young people from around the world and to encourage their active participation and mobility. The main activities of this organisation include international camps, mid and long term volunteering, local events raising-awareness activities and trainings. The main mission of the volunteer will be to support the team in all its activities related to migration issue. The volunteer will have the following tasks: - Project development with volunteers placed in centres for asylum seekers (ex: raising-awareness events, promotion of volunteering activities among residents,…) - Coordination of local projects and search for new local partners - Participation to/co-leading of an international workcamp - Support to local volunteers willing to set up an initiative related to this topic - Raising awareness activities (training on pedagogical tools, creation of new tools,…) - Participation to the community life of JAVVA

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Volunteer will be accommodated in a shared flat in Brussels. She/he will get a travel-card for local public transportation and will receive a monthly allowance in order to buy food and also pocket money

Training during the activity

Volunteer will take part in an on-arrival training together with the other ESC volunteers who are hosted by JAVVA's local partners then will have a specific tasks-related training with several members of the team. He/she will also have the opportunity to take part in training related to migration issues. As the other ESC volunteers, she/he will participate in an on-arrival and mid-term seminars organised by the National Agency.

Participant profile

We are looking for an open-minded volunteer who is interested by migration issues and youth work and willing to learn more about it. We are not looking for any specific skill, motivation being the most important criteria for the selection. If you are interested in this project, please send a CV and a PROJECT-RELATED motivation letter on: esc@javva.org. Please note that you need a sending organisation in your country of origin.

Activity dates

A total of 50 week(s) during the period 24/08/2020 to 20/08/2021

Activity location

Rue Raphael 14, 1070 Bruxelles Belgium

Looking for participants from

Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Belarus, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Algeria, Estonia, Egypt, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Iceland, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Libya, Morocco, Moldova (Republic of), Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Russian Federation, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Kosovo * UN resolution, British Antarctic Territory, Anguilla, Aruba, Bermuda, Bonaire Sint Eustatius and Saba, Curaçao, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Greenland, British Indian Ocean Territory, Cayman Islands, Saint Martin (french part), Montserrat, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, St Pierre and Miquelon, Pitcairn, Turks and Caicos Islands, French Southern and Antarctic Territories, Virgin Islands (British), Wallis and Futuna

Activity topics

Reception and integration of refugees and migrants

Citizenship and democratic participation

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 15/03/2020