Youth Hosteling for Local Development


Youth Hosteling for Local Development

Curba de Cultura

Izvoarele, Romania

This activity is closed, you cannot apply.

Activity description

The project adds up to the work and development already done in the community of Teisani, Romania. The aim of this project is to create promotional materials and a promotional campaign for what is going to be the local youth hostel in order to support the locals to benefit from tourism. We are looking for the last volunteer to join a 9 months mobility in which will create materials for promoting the youth hostel, raise awareness on hosteling culture and support locals to practice sustainable tourism. Basically the volunteer will create video, photo and written materials and will go around the village to help locals promote their homemade products by helping them to set facebook and instagram accounts, by in inscribing in selling platforms or by creating posters and signs to promote their products.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

- reimbursement of travel costs up to 275 euro in the end of the stay - accommodation in a traditional house together with the rest of the volunteers - monthly food allowance and pocket money - local transport bus permits and car when needed for activities

Training during the activity

- mentor support - language training - coordination, materials for activities and equipment - task-related trainings such as teambuilding, health and security, event management, basic youthwork and group dynamics, communication etc

Participant profile

- aged 18-30 - motivation for international volunteering - strong motivation to work and live in a rural area - availability and motivation for a six months mobility - strong interest in learning a different European language - motivation in developing new competencies and learning about community development - having basic English communication skills, spoken and written - motivation to do research in the community and to create video and text promotional materials out of it

Activity dates

A total of 39 week(s) during the period 15/09/2021 to 15/06/2022


Activity location

str. Principala nr 91A, -, 107320 Izvoarele Romania


Looking for participants from

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


Activity topics

Employment and entrepreneurship


Deadline for applications

No application deadline