6 results for month: 01/2016


VOLUNTARY WORK IN ITALY, ROMANIA AND MOLDOVA

LOCAL VOLUNTARY WORK – Italy Our networking with other organisations in the areas we operate continues with two main focuses. The first is to provide guidance for volunteers who have decided to continue working with other organisations after their summer experience. The second is the cultivation of targeted partnerships. These stem from the willingness of BiR volunteers to share  with other organisations the experience and skills they have gained from working in intercultural environments over the years. An example of this is the initiative of the "SOS Syria" group, an experience demonstrating our attention to what is currently happening in the ...

ACTIVITIES IN MOLDOVA

Over the last four years, BiR has been involved in projects beyond the eastern border of Romania. As well as being the poorest country in Europe, in recent years the Republic of Moldova has undergone massive emigration. It is estimated that between 25 and 30% of the population has emigrated eastwards or westwards. The first consequence of this has been the noticeable reduction in adults and, hence, in the number of parents and workers, in many parts of the country, but particularly in rural areas. Our local partners – Social Mission Diaconia and the Christian Philanthropy Association – are working in several areas of the country on a variety of ...

ACTIVITIES IN ROMANIA

HOUSE OF SMILES PROJECT BiR is involved in  three residential facilities for children and young people aged between 3 and 21, where it provides educational and psychological support and academic and career guidance services. All facilities are co-funded and run by the Inima Pentru Inima Foundation. The "Houses of Smiles" are located in the Vâlcea district.   1)        CASA RAFFAELLA, GORANU Casa Raffaella is a residential facility located in the Goranu district of Râmnicu Vâlcea. It houses boys and girls aged between 6 and 14 from institutes for children who have been abandoned or are separated from their families as a ...

ACTIVITIES IN ITALY

Throughout the year, whether before or after their experience at international camps, over 100 volunteers all over the country are involved in a variety of activities. More than 1000 young people are contacted through schools and other formal and informal contexts. A further 2000 learn about us through our events. Below is a non-exhaustive overview of our areas of activity  in Italy. 1)        "BECCABIR" GROUP  The volunteer experience at "Cesare Beccaria" Institute for young offenders continued and was further developed. After a few early experiments during the Christmas and Easter holidays, our focus gradually became creating the ...

prova video 1


E’ UN PO’ COME NEL WEST – I giovani, pionieri del tempo. Il 24 gennaio vi aspettiamo all’incontro con Stefano Laffi

E’ UN PO’ COME NEL WEST I giovani, pionieri del tempo Incontro con Stefano Laffi. Ricercatore sociale presso l’agenzia Codici | Ricerca e Intervento. Ha collaborato con la Rai, Radio Popolare, oggi con le riviste “Lo Straniero” e “Gli asini”. Si occupa di mutamento sociale, culture giovanili, processi di emarginazione, consumi e dipendenze. “I pionieri sono destinati a essere autodidatti, a rigenerare costantemente i propri saperi.” In quali luoghi e momenti, come e con chi i giovani si interrogano e scrivono il proprio futuro? Il ruolo di associazionismo e attivismo. 24 gennaio 2016 - ore 9.30 /13.30 Casa delle ...