Call for a Youth Exchange in Bosnia and Herzegovina!

Call for a Youth Exchange in Bosnia and Herzegovina!

Volunteers Centre Skopje is looking for 4 young people and 1 group leader (16-30 years) from Macedonia who want to participate in the Youth Exchange Rural Youth Business for Social Change”, that is part of the project “Youth, Business, Better”. Especially youngsters from rural areas are encoured to apply!

Place: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Date:  21.6 – 28.6.2021

!! There might be possible changes regarding the project dates depending on the current situation with COVID-19

About the project:

“Youth, Business, Better” is a project that provides a comprehensive approach to tackle the issue of youth unemployment in rural areas by means of sharing and developing knowledge, best practices and non-formal education tools fostering the understanding and technical competences of locally-engaged youth operators in supporting empowerment and employability of young people in rural areas through conveying skills and competences of entrepreneurship.

The Youth Exchange “Rural Youth Business for Social Change” will aim at testing the contents, non-formal education methodologies and competences built in previous project activities in a real training condition with ultimate youth target group of youngsters from rural areas. The educational programme of the Youth Exchange will be delivered by a Team of facilitators composed of one facilitator per partner organization.

The ultimate educational product of project Youth Exchange will be a dedicated section of the Manual on Rural Entrepreneurship, on whose elaboration participants will work directly with the constant assistance of the Team of facilitators.

More information: Youth Exchange in Sarajevo

Project partners: Bosnian Representative Association for Valuable Opportunities (BRAVO), Centre for Sustainable Development (Serbia)

Technical Details:
The project is funded by ERASMUS+, so all travel costs (up to 180 euros)  will be reimbursed according to ERASMUS+ regulations. Accommodation and food will be provided.

How to apply?

  1. Send an e-mail to vcs_contact@yahoo.com
  2. Write the project title in the subject line (eg. Application for “Rural Youth Business for Social Change”)
  3. Present yourself shortly and point out which project you are interested
  4. Attach your CV in English
  5. Attach motivation letter in English, answering at least to the following questions
    • Who are you?
    • How old are you?
    • Why do you want to participate?
    • How do you want to contribute to the project?

Application deadline: 10.6.21

 The applicants will be informed after the deadline when the selection of the participants is final.