Bias By Us

Bias By Us

Asociatia TEAM 4 Excellence

Constanta, Romania

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

The project AIMS at improving community competences to deal with DISINFORMATION. The OBJECTIVES are: 1) Develop the competences of youth from Constanta to deal with disinformation 2) Increase the awareness of tools and tactics to fight against disinformation in the community 3) Improve the skills and competencies of 4 EU volunteers to offer high-quality solidarity activities Target GROUPS: 1) Young people of age 11-22 2) Secondary schools, high schools, universities, other stakeholders from Constanta ACTIVITIES: non-formal training and workshops in schools, universities and youth centres Bias by Us is a WIN-WIN-WIN program that brings together volunteers, young people and local communities to respond to the societal challenges. In this concept, everyone wins. What’s in for you? Improved values, attitudes, behaviours, knowledge, experience, skills. Project DURATION: 8 months, starting from 20.04.2021. Venue: The project takes place in CONSTANTA city, Romania.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Accommodation: You will live in shared bedrooms with apartment common area, shared cooking, washing, laundry and social facilities, free Wi-Fi. Pocket and Food money: monthly food allowance of 150 Euro to buy food products and cook for yourself and 90 Euro as “pocket money”. Local Transport: bus passes. Holidays: Volunteers will work 6 hours per day, 5 days a week, two consecutive days off per week. Travel: The travel costs will be reimbursed according to the distance band.

Training during the activity

The first month of the project will be a period of induction to the general environment of Romania, the city, people, habits, local youth and our activities. You will receive 2 training sessions in the areas of: • Teambuilding, to get to know each other and foster cooperation among each other • Non-formal education, to plan, deliver, evaluate, disseminate and document activities with youth You will attend the On-Arrival and Mid-Term Training sessions at the ESC National Agency. We will provide you mentoring and linguistic support, as well as access to online courses.

Participant profile

• Age 18-30 (preferably @22) • Communicates in English • Background in training, pedagogy, journalism, marketing, communication • Work in teams, with initiative and creativity • Interested in non-formal education and in working with young people • Digital skills: content management, Social Media, web design, graphic design, video editing We seek to assemble a team of 4 volunteers from EU with complementary skills in training, pedagogy, journalism, marketing and communication to plan, deliver, evaluate and disseminate online and offline educational activities with youth of age 11-22.

Activity dates

A total of 33 week(s) during the period 01/04/2021 to 31/03/2022

Activity location

26 Strajerului, 900204 Constanta Romania

Looking for participants from

Romania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Moldova (Republic of), Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, United Kingdom

Activity topics

Education and training

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 20/04/2021