Would you like to commit yourself to a solidarity project? Would you like to commit yourself to promote projects at European level? The European Solidarity Corps is the new initiative of the European Union that offers young people work or volunteer opportunities, either in their own country or abroad, as part of projects to help communities or populations in Europe. After completing a simple registration procedure, participants in the European Solidarity Corps will be able to be selected and invited to join a wide range of projects, for example related to the prevention of natural disasters or reconstruction following a disaster, assistance in centers for asylum seekers or social problems of various kinds in the communities. Do not miss this opportunity and send your application now!

 

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Organization: The European Solidarity Corps is the new initiative of the European Union that offers young people work or volunteer opportunities, either in their own country or abroad, as part of projects to help communities or populations in Europe. The European Solidarity Corps manages a wide range of projects, for example related to the prevention of natural disasters or reconstruction following a disaster, assistance in centers for asylum seekers or social problems of various kinds in the communities. Projects supported by the European Solidarity Body can last up to twelve months and normally take place on the territory of the Member States of the European Union.

Duty Station: the destination will be outlined according to the project

Open To: candidates aged between 18 and 30 years

 

Deadline: open all year round

 

Job description: The European Solidarity Corps is a pool of young people who have indicated their intention to participate in solidarity projects and have declared that they accept and respect the mission and principles of the European Solidarity Corps. Depending on the type of project and the candidate's skills and experience, the European Solidarity Body could propose training activities before starting the project. Some examples of tasks that could be entrusted are:

- help rebuild a school or community center destroyed by an earthquake
- provide assistance to newly arrived asylum seekers
- thin out the wooded vegetation to prevent fires
- work with disabled people in a community center

 

Qualifications: candidates must meet the following requirements:
- be aged between 18 and 30 years;
- reside legally or be a citizen of one of the Member States of the European Union or of the following countries: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Turkey, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.

 

Application process: In order to apply, follow the on-line procedure indicated on the European Solidarity Body page.

After registration, the candidate's data will be kept in the European Solidarity Corps system. Organizations will have access to the database to find people suitable for their projects and will contact them to ask them to participate in the projects in question.

The European Commission will invite organizations to submit proposals to receive funding or other types of support for projects compatible with the mission and principles of the European Solidarity Corps. Once their projects have been approved, organizations will have access to the pool of candidates to select the most suitable young people to take part in it. The organizations will then contact the preselected people and proceed to the final choice.

 

Useful links:

Link to the offer

European Union

 

Contact Information:

Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 64

33170

Pordenone PN

Italy




edited by Gloria Rwakihembo

 

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The Environmental Justice Foundation - EJF - has opportunities for people looking to acquire new skills or utilise their experience by volunteering. Do the right thing and apply now, participate to protect human rights and have environmental security

 

For more opportunities go to International Organizations

 

Organization: The Environmental Justice Foundation - EJF - is a non-governmental organisation (NGO) founded in 2001 by Steve Trent and Juliette Williams that promotes the non-violent resolution of human rights abuses and related environmental issues in the Global South. It describes itself as "a UK-based non-profit organisation working internationally to protect the environment and human rights." EJF's core tenet, as set out in its Mission Statement asserts that the injustices suffered by people living in poor and disenfranchised communities are often closely related to the destruction, over-exploitation and other abuses of the local natural environment these people depend on. Much of the Environmental Justice Foundation's work involves training and equipping affected environmental justice communities in producer countries to investigate, record and expose abuses and then campaign effectively for an equitable resolution to the issues. Emphasis is placed on the power of film, both to record irrefutable evidence of environmental injustice and to create strong campaigning messages

 

Duty Station:  London, United Kingdom

 

Open To: everybody willing to help for a safe environment and sustain human rights

 

Timeframe: not mentioned

 

Deadline: open

 

Job description: the volunteers working with the Environmental Justice Foundation will work alongside a dedicated, ambitious team who will guide them and support them in their tasks. The EJF works on several campaigning areas:

- oceans

- illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing

- pesticide use

- cotton production

- shrimp farming

- climate refugees

 

Qualifications: to become a volunteer with the EJF all that is needed is to be:

- ambitious

- dedicated

- dynamic

 

Wage:  EJF  offers travel and lunch expenses

 

Application process: to enquire about opportunities for volunteering with EJF send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Useful links:

EJF’s Jobs page

About EJF

Contacts' page

 

Contact information: all contacts can be found following this link

 

edited by  Ludovica Mango

 

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The United Nations Volunteers Programme offers incredible opportunities in various and different fields

 

Click International Organizations for other opportunities

 

Organization/Company: The United Nations (or UN)  is an intergovernmental organization established in 1945 by 51 Member States. Nowadays the UN is formed by 192 Nations. The UN works on four main functions: keep the international peace and security; develop friendly relations among Nations; cooperate in the solving of global problems and in the promoting of human rights; represent  a center for several national initiatives. UN is structured in several agencies and organizations aimed to support development, human rights, health all over the world with a particular attention to conflits areas and peace-keeping operations. 

 

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) is a program which aim to spread peace and development all around the world through volunteerism. Online Volunteering, by using any device, helps the volunteers to find and address all the problems related to human exploitation, hunger and wars

 

Duty Station:  Various Countries and remotely

 

Open To: Everyone who fulfils the qualifications

 

Timeframe: Every offer has a different timeframe

 

Deadline: Open

 

Job description: The UNV Online Volunteering service connects organizations working for the Sustainable Development Goals with volunteers eager to contribute to global progress using their time and skills online

The sectors are:

- Translation

- Writing and editing

- Art and design

- Technology development

- Project development and management

- Research

- Teaching and training

- Leadership & strategy

- Outreach and advocacy

- Community organizing

- Event organization

- Volunteer Management

Every sector ha different duties

 

It’s important to have:

- Access to the Internet and the right tools. You’ll need reliable Internet access, as well as regular access to a communication device, such as a smartphone, tablet, laptop or computer

- Time. Decide how much time you can realistically devote to your online volunteering activities. Once you select a daily or weekly time range, you’ll be counted on to honour your commitment

- Availability. You’ll need to make yourself available for any teleconferences, meetings or check-ins required by the organization for which you’re volunteering

 

Qualifications:  Every sector require different qualifications

 

Wage/Fees:  Not specified

 

Application process:

-  Register as a volunteer with the UNV Online Volunteering service

- Once registered, you can start searching for opportunities right away. Apply for all those that interest you

- The organization offering the volunteer opportunity makes its selection from among the applicants. If you’re selected, congratulations – start making a difference right away

- Once you’ve completed your assignment, submit a feedback form telling about your experience. You’ll need this in order to receive…

- …your well-earned certificate of appreciation from the organization with which you volunteered, acknowledging your hard work and achievements

 

Useful links: You can find all the Job offers and all the information here

 

Contact information:

Online Volunteering service

United Nations Volunteers

Postfach 260 111

D-53153 Bonn

Germany

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Edited by Silvia Cortese

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Startups and less known ONGs are well represented at International Career Festival 2017, along with bigger companies and associations like Barel or UNICEF. Some of them shared with us what they can offer to the participants of the fair and what they are expecting from it.

 

JustKnock! – Stand 27

JustKnock! (justknock.it) is an online platform that connects ideas and opportunities. It was founded in March 2015 by Marianna Poletti on a simple but radical principle: don’t let your CV define who you are.

On their website you can either apply to a job offer by creating your own project or submit your original ideas to the company you love.

Alice Giacomelli (Events & PR): “What we want is to foster meritocracy. That is why, when someone send his or her idea to our website, companies cannot see who he or she is until they are interested in it. We are here to meet young, passionate people, to advise them both on job seeking and as startuppers.”

 

Alphagamma – Stand 16

A business portal for millennials, Alphagamma (alphagamma.eu) is a digital magazine that focus on career advices, updates on finance and entrepreneurship and education opportunities.

On their website you can sign in for a free consultation on your ideas, and you can also download a mobile app to keep you updated on everything’s new in the business and marketing world.

Arthur Gopak (CEO & Editor-in-chief): “The International Career Fair is a great opportunity for us to meet new professionals we can help, and anyone who’s interested in business development, marketing, journalism and writing.”

 

Inside Factory – Stand 13

A startup created one year ago at VoipVoice, an ICT company with more than ten years of experience, Inside Factory (insidefactory.it) provides both digital and professional training. Tuscany based but covering the whole country, they help companies with their blogs and social media management, and organize workshops and conferences.

Martina Giacomelli (Marketing & Sales Manager): “Being at the Career Fair is a chance for us to better understand what are the interests and ideas of students and young people. It is as well extremely useful as an exchange of views with other companies and associations on professional training.”

 

ONE – Stand 26

ONE (one.org) is not actually what you’d call a small ONG. Founded by Bono Vox, singer and leader of U2, at the end of the last century, it can now count on more than 7 million members around the world. Still, the Italian branch of the organisation is small, but growing fast. A campaigning and advocacy ONG, their focus is on poverty, preventable illnesses (like HIV, malaria or tuberculosis) and guaranteeing children their access to education.

Nicola (Volunteer): “ONE is currently promoting two campaigns, ‘Poverty is sexist’ and ‘#GirlsCount’. Last week Italian volunteers met with vice-presidents of parliament to launch the ONE Youth Ambassador program in Italy. We are here to advocate for ONE campaigns and recruit youth ambassadors to support us all over the country, putting pressure on politician both at a national and at a local level.”

 

Lunaria – Stand 11

Lunaria (lunaria.org) is a voluntary association organising international work-camps in partnership with the Alliance of the European Voluntary Service Organisations, a network with more than 50 associations promoting young volunteering around the world.

Flavia (volunteer): “Our association want to inform young people on volunteering as well as promote peace, solidarity and fighting racism. Our camps are an extraordinary opportunity to get to know different lifestyles from more than 60 countries while volunteering for a good cause.”

Ready to take part to EVS? It will be an unic experience in Belgium with other young volunteers like you. What are you waiting for? Apply now

 

For other similar opportunities visit International Organizations

 

Organization: De witch works with young adolescent girls between 15 and 18 years old that are confrontated with several problems (behaviour, family, social, sometimes psychatric, school.... They try to find out very individually for each girl and her family context what is the best way to get their life back on the rails, where they still have some power to take their life back in their own hands. Besides help and therapy they want to give them a house/place where they can participate at a lot of attractive activities that aren't related to their problems (music workshop, painting, horses an other animals...), and so they can have positive experiences

 

Duty Station: Sint-Pieters-Rode (Holsbeek), Belgium

 

Open to: Everyone with all the qualifications

 

Timeframe: Almost 6 months

 

Deadline: Selections are done in November and December each year

 

Job description: De Switch are waiting volunteers like you: you can take part to EVS. The volunteer will help young girls in the daily tasks like cooking, taking care of the house shopping, evening activities and during shoolvacations day activities or going on camp. During the day all youngsters have their program, main work happens in the evenings and wednesday afternoon. In the first month the volunteer will get some preparation about life in the project, language course, working in a team and living together with other volunteers. In September the volunteer will take part in an on arrival training organized by the National agency and in January again in the mid term training. During the year the project is providing some language support to learn Duetch and coaching moments for personal learning and understanding of philosophy of the work

 

Qualifications:

- have social skills to communicate, get in contact with the youngsters through his/her tasks on the project

- mature enough to deal with, get along with non-motivated youngsters with behaviour problems

- able to organise work by yourself, taking initiative for own projects and activities to develop

- open minded and willing to discuss and think together with the team about your dealing with the youngsters and task

- able to live in rural setting (not in a city, nearest city Leuven is 12km)

 

Wage/fees: The volunteer will live in a house near to the project(app 2km) together with other EVS volunteers. It is located in a small village. The volunteer will have a room that he/she can lock with a key. Bathroom and kitchen are in common with other volunteers. Terras and outside places are in common with another project. The volunteer is getting a food budget to arrange his food outside the work hours. During work the volunteer has lunch in the project. The volunteer will get a bike to go to the project, the shop, the bus or train station. A bus card is provided to travel with the bus to the city

 

Application process: Send us an email with your motivation letter within the subject EVS Molenmoes and we will send you an application form.

Once we got the application form, we will get in contact as soon as we start selections and we need more information

 

Useful links:

De Switch Homepage

Open call

 

Contact information:

Gravenstraat 54

3220 Sint-Pieters-Rode (Holsbeek)

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016 / 44 19 32

016 / 25 24 95



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If you stand for environmental justice, sustainable development and participatory democracy this is your turn: apply now!

For more opportunities go to: Europe

Organization/Company: The European Environmental Bureau was created in 1974, and now the EEB is the largest federation of environmental citizens’ organisations in Europe. It currently consists of over 150 member organisations in more than 30 countries (virtually all EU Member States plus some accession and neighbouring countries), including a growing number of European networks, and representing some 15 million individual members and supporters.

Duty Station: Brussels, Belgium

Open To: University Students

Timeframe: Minimum of 3 months required. The EEB does not accept interns during the period from mid-July to end of August as there is a clear slow down of activities at EU level.

Deadline: Open

Job description: The EEB offers: professional and international working environment.; work in an international team of staff members; supervision by EEB staff members; experience with the EU institutions in Brussels; experience with working in the largest environmental citizens organisation in Europe; a contract for the required period. Some issues the intern will work on include:

- Communications work

- Air, Biodiversity, Nanotechnology

- Chemicals, EPP (Ecological Product Policy)

- Law Enforcement, Noise

- Waste, Water, etc.

Qualifications:

- Appropriate environmental/communications/studies/skills/qualifications depending on role.

- Very good English, spoken and written – any other languages are also welcome.

Wage/Fees:  The intern will receive a daily financial contribution amounting to 9, 50 EUR with a maximum total of 1,334,55 EUR for the whole period . Travel costs will be reimbursed within the Belgian public transport system.

How to apply:  If you are interested in one of the above-mentioned issues and wish to apply for an internship, please send your curriculum vitae, motivation letter,availability, agreement to the above mentioned volunteering conditions to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Useful links:

Volunteering at the EEB

European Environmental Bureau

Contact information:
EEB

Federation of Environmental Citizens Organisations

34, Bd. de Waterloo, B-1000 Brussels

 

Tel.: +32 2 289 10 90

Fax: +32 2 289 10 99

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For more information on the European Environmental Bureau, consult the website or contact the EEB by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Edited by Amantia Bali

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