Hellenic Red Cross have involved Third Country Nationals as volunteers in their corps, employing the capacity framework developed in the context of this project.
On the 14th of December 2019, Four Elements, with the valuable contribution of the Hellenic Red Cross, implemented the trainings of volunteers’ trainers and immigrants volunteers. The trainings were conducted at the premises of “Impact Hub Athens”, a multifunctional open space in the center of the city, with the participation of more than 32 in total. The Hellenic Red Cross significantly contributed by directly contacting potential participants for both trainings.
In the pilot action of Verein Multikulturell 8 trainers were involved in the training in order to adopt a methodology for effective training process with volunteers.
The University of Calabria organized various round tables and workshop to promote best practices.
On 10 July 2019, the Aristotle University team organized a networking event among civil society organisations in Thessaloniki entitled: «Refugees, migrants and volunteering: on the road to inclusion». 40 representatives and members of local civil society organisations came together in LAB29A of the NGO SolidarityNow.
The Guide for Training Migrant Volunteers assists trainers of volunteers to design and deliver effective training. It reviews training environment issues that shape how migrants-volunteers are trained and provides an introduction to competency-based training. The Toolkit for Training Immigrants Volunteers builds upon the issues discussed in this guide. It is divided in three different sections: exercises to be used before and during the training as well as evaluation methods to be used after the training.They should be read in parallel.
From December 4th to December 5th the VAI Closing Conference will take place at Piraeus Medical Association. Our greek partnes prepared a great program: Check it out!
"Since all broadcasters are producing their shows on a voluntary basis, FREIRAD sees itself as a best practice example of how volunteering can be used as an instrument for integration. Let us introduce to you one of our Austrian partner organizations: FREIRAD 105.9 Freies Radio Innsbruck.
As a pilot action Initiative Minderheiten Tirol is contributing to a film project of tyrolean filmmaker Eric Bayala, that involves a volunteer in the process of the film production.