Enric was carrying out his ESC project in our partner organisation in Italy called Vicolocorto. He learned a lot, met great people and shared his experience in order to motivate others to participate in such projects.
Become a member of the Open Cultural Center and join our Catalan classes! We offer Catalan classes which are taught by Spanish teachers. By becoming a member you will get access to free classes and you will also support our organization which aims to support refugees and vulnerable people and to help them to integrate into society.
The article will reconstruct Idomeni’s chronic starting before it gained media attention through secondary analysis. It will recount historical and political developments as well as the happenings of human rights violations which are now on trial.
During our last cultural event we have celebrated Eid al adha, The Great Celebration of Muslim people and the second of two major holidays in Islam.
“Some of my favorite memories when I started my new life were the lessons, learning new languages and doing things I love such as my favorite sport which is swimming. Completing my project with OCC was also a dream come true. Last but not least, one of my favorite moments was meeting with my family.”
“My full-time project is teaching Farsi. But I also had some other tasks like going to schools to inform them about the situation of refugees, and other times prepare food for intercultural events hosted by OCC.”
On Sunday, August 5th, the President of the Catalan Parliament, Roger Torrent, visited the Open Cultural Center in Polykastro. He also visited the Nea Kavala Refugee Camp which is the main place of residence for the beneficiaries of OCC activities.
During this time volunteers will be actively involved in the different activities of the Open Cultural Center, Greece. Depending on the position volunteers will be carrying out different tasks.
A private secondary school in Austria is looking for Spanish Volunteers. It is a long term project starting in September. You will support during study lessons in the afternoon and with planning and implementing cultural, sportive and creative activities.
The Italian NGO Vicolocorto offers to Spanish youngsters 18-30 years old the possibility to live an European Voluntary Service (EVS) experience, short or long-term, in Pesaro or in the Marche Region (Italy).