www.minevaganti.org - +390796010000

description of organisation

Mine Vaganti NGO is a no-profit organisation born in Sardinia in 2009, whose services encompass Education and Training, Project Deisng, Research, International Mobility and Consultancy. MVNGO has 4 offices in Sassari, Uri, Olbia and Tempio Pausania covering all the North of Sardinia with other branches in the rest of Italy. Mine Vaganti NGO managed a Youth Centre in Sassari, under a convention stipulated with the Municipality of Sassari for 2 years (2014-2016). The Youth Center is located in Sassari's historic center, an area characterized by economic disadvantage and the presence of a high number of NEET youngsters.


MVNGO promotes intercultural dialogue, social and green entrepreneurship, social inclusion through Sport, Formal and Non Formal Education including disadvantaged targets as migrants and people with disabilities. MVNGO is part of 3 international networks such as YEE, ISCA and MV International.


MVNGO is an educational training provider at local and European level. MVNGO has a consultant role for public and private bodies in order to promote and develop European and trans-continental projects in Youth/Adults/VET/HEI/Sport Sectors.


MVNGO works on Erasmus+, Horizon 2020, Cosme, Europe for Citizens, Creative Europe, EuropeAid, EaSi, Life+, IEE, the United Nations programmes (UNDEF) and with foundations such as EYF, Fondazione con il Sud, Anna Lindh and Open Society

MVNGO is structured into 5 WORK DEPARTMENTS:

MVNGO Project & Research HUB
MVNGO Project & Research HUB is a core organizational department in MVNGO’s structure with overarching responsibility for the execution of high-end tasks in project design for what pertains to Strategic Cooperation in the frame of Erasmus Plus (Youth, Adult, VET) and other top-tier European/international programmes (COSME, Horizon 2020, GROWTH etc.) as well as the performance of specialized tasks of research and processing in project initiatives coordinated/partnered by MVNGO in the foregoing programmes.

MVNGO’s HEI & VET Department is composed of professionals in the field of Training and European Project Design. The activities of the department include the hosting and professional development incoming interns under different European and extra-European programmes, the development of project proposals and partnerships and the management of international mobility for internship projects targeted at High School students in the frame of Erasmus Plus VET in cooperation with European partners as well as the coordination of MVNGO’s activities in the field of Erasmus Plus Higher Education. Mine Vaganti NGO coordinates “National Higher Education Consortium” (www.heiconsortium.it), the NHEI, from 2014, one of the only 3 NGO in Italy. MVNGO was accredited again for the period 2017-2020 (2017-1-IT02-KA108-036100). The Consortium involves:

For the period 2014-2017 9 Italian Universities: Università degli Studi di Padova, Università Alma Mater Studiorum di Bologna, Università Tor Vergata di Roma, Università degli Studi di Sassari, Università degli Studi della Basilicata, Università della Calabria, Accademia delle Belle Arti di Catanzaro, Università “Kore” di Enna and Università di Messina

For the period 2017-2020 8 Italian Universities: Università degli Studi di Sassari, Accademia Belle Arti Mario Sironi, Università di Cagliari, Università di Enna Kore, Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata, Accademia di Belle Arti di Macerata, Università di Foggia

Founded in 2012, the MVNGO Sport Branch works on projects dealing with Sport and NFE. The MVNGO Sport Branch is composed of 5 active members, among whom are 2 international professionals. The aim of MNGO Sport Branch is to support and improve the use of NFE and Sport, in combination, as a tool of education, social inclusion, mutual understanding, entrepreneurial development, leadership.

MVNGO Youth Division is in charge of organising, implementing and reporting Erasmus+ K1 Youth and EYF projects, Youth Exchanges and Training Courses with Non Formal Education Methodology. The MVNGO Youth Division provides its expertise in Non Formal Learning methods to external NGOs based both in Italy and in other countries of Europe for the purposes of implementing high quality Youth Exchanges and Training Courses. Youth Division has been involved in the implementation of extra-European Youth Exchanges and Training Courses in Africa and Latin America in the context of Erasmus Plus Youth Capacity Building projects coordinated and partnered by MVNGO.

inclusion topics

This organisation is willing to involve volunteers who face situations which make their participation in activities more difficult, from the following categories for different types of project:

  • Geographical obstacles

This organisation holds a European Solidarity Corps Quality Label. The Quality Label certifies that the organisation is able to run projects in compliance with the principles and objectives of the European Solidarity Corps.

Scope Volunteering, Traineeships, Jobs

Role Expiry date
PIC: 950837360 OID: E10124380
Last updated on 11/02/19

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