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BALTIJAS REGIONALAIS FONDS

BALTIJAS REGIONALAIS FONDS

BALTIC REGIONAL FUND

BRIVIBAS 204, 1039, RIGA, Latvia

www.brfonds.lv - +37129256888

description of organisation

The Baltic Regional fund is a non-governmental organization and foundation that supports social and intercultural dialogue, social inclusion and cultural exchange among young people and adults. The organization is located in Riga but organizes regular activities all around in Latvia and collaborates on the European level implementing educational projects. BR Fund aim is to develop, encourage and support creative ideas with the help of trainings, projects and consultations. Members of the foundation enhance the idea of friendly and peaceful world by promoting intercultural dialogue, equality and respecting individuality. The Baltic Regional fund main goals are:1. Work with young people;2. Promote non-formal education and intercultural dialogue, as well as the inclusion of all young people, regardless of their educational, social status and cultural environment;3. Promotion and development of Lifelong learning activities/programs;4. Promotion of NGO participation in the policy planning and provision of public services;5. Promotion of Civic society;6. Enhance tolerance and mutual understanding between European citizens respecting and promoting cultural and linguistic diversity, while contributing to intercultural dialogue;7. Provide advice on employment, gender equality and social inclusion.Main target group is youth-children, students, adults (especially groups of social risk-early school leavers, migrants and unemployed). The foundation actively are working with youngsters and organization has Youth centre in Riga - “BaMbuss”. In our work BRF use different non-formal education methods, including discussions, statements, group work, forum theater etc. Especially these activities are promoted in youth center „BaMbuss”, where BRF organize a multi-faceted youth activities - workshops, non-formal learning, discussions and specialized clubs, train volunteers and developing mentoring and peer support network and provide career counseling.

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:

Inclusion categoryReceiving projectsSending projectsCoordinating projectsHosting organisationSupporting organisation
Cultural differences
Social obstacles
Educational difficulties

Volunteering project

Project name Project Dates Deadline Status
Project „EVS_Community”.
A total of 0 week(s) during the period
Apr 2016 to Dec 2016
01/04/2016 - 31/12/2016
25/02/2016 closed
Media 4 You(th)
A total of 0 week(s) during the period
Aug 2017 to May 2018
03/08/2017 - 03/05/2018
20/07/2017 closed

This organisation is accredited to run projects under Erasmus+ Volunteering and the European Solidarity Corps.

Scope Volunteering

Role Expiry date
Receiving31/12/2020
Sending31/12/2020
Coordinating31/12/2020
PIC: 948651077 OID: E10043280
Last updated on 13/02/19

Organisation topics

EU Citizenship, EU awareness and Democracy

Youth (Participation, Youth Work, Youth Policy)

Creativity and culture