Community Goes Europe 3: Together We Are Stronger


Community Goes Europe 3: Together We Are Stronger

CGE Erfurt e.V.

Erfurt, Germany

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

We run European and global projects with young people, universities, NGOs and local communities, this ESK placement is an opportunity to observe and engage within a complex and rewarding international project management environments. Young Europeans especially need to learn how to identify and empathise with one another. One of the ways to do it is to experience life in a different community while doing voluntary service. Therefore, in order to drive community cohesion, which will ensure stability and peace in Europe, CGE Erfurt e.V. has developed “Community Goes Europe 3: Together We Are Stronger”. Four volunteers will be placed in Erfurt, Germany in CGE Erfurt e.V. and by supporting the organisation will acquire the skills and competences needed for their own personal and professional development at the beginning of their careers, with concrete opportunities to engage in practical project management, administration, and community engagement.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteers will be accommodated in a comfortable, fully equipped shared-flat, 10 min walking distances from the office. The food allowance is give to the volunteers every month, based on the Erasmus+ regulations. The volunteers will be provided with the bikes to travel around the city. Both flat and the office are centre-located, so it is also possible to reach everything by foot.

Training during the activity

Learning aspect is located in the middle of the the voluntary activities prism. The volunteering at CGE will allow young people to learn through non-formal experiences, improve existing or acquire new skills for their personal, educational or professional development. There will be welcoming trainings/events and a mentor support for each volunteer. Besides, though the year, the volunteers will be able to attend various local and national trainings to boost their skills.

Participant profile

CGE is ready to welcome young motivated people, who have interest/experience in the following areas: - Project Management - CSO Administration - ICT competence; - Digital education of young people; - Project development; - Community outreach - Intercultural work It is a bonus to know: - how to code (at least basics of JavaScript, PHP, Phyton etc.) - how to design a website (Wordpress, HTML, Elementor) - how to create a mobile application (iOS, Android)

Activity dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/11/2021 to 31/12/2022


Activity location

Salinenstr. 34, 99086 Erfurt Germany


Looking for participants from

Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Belarus, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Egypt, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Moldova (Republic of), Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Russian Federation, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Turkey


Activity topics

Social challenges

Reception and integration of refugees and migrants

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Employment and entrepreneurship

Creativity and culture


Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 01/11/2021