Τρίτη, 14 Απριλίου 2015

Training course : Personal Development - connecting with nature


4-13 March 2015 Białka Tatrzańska

The aim of the training was to increase the skillful use of active methods (education through experience) working with a group, especially activity requiring physical effort, taking in the fresh air. Education through experience (outdoor) based on the development of creativity, ingenuity and sense of initiative, uses ecological and innovative ways of working in a group. Empowering participants through coaching sessions, and familiarize participants with methods to use coaching in youth work.

The aim of the project was to study the methods of outdoor education, leadership development and communication skills of youth workers, to encourage continuous personal development and the acquisition of new skills, gain work skills of the group. As well as the creation of a network of partner organizations interested in the topic.


Partner organisations:

1. Romania: Outward Bound Romania

2. Bulgaria: The Starry Start of Talents Foundation

3. Greece: Votsis Youth in Action Club

4. Italy: CSF ­ Cooperazione Senza Frontiere

5. Spain: Oportunidades Europeas

6. Portugal: Grupo de Jovens Novo Mundo

7. Turkey: Sarikamis Kaymakamligi

8. Poland: Fundacja Pomocy Ziemi

Παρασκευή, 21 Νοεμβρίου 2014

About us


Votsis Youth in Action Club is an informal group active in the field of youth empowerment and non-formal education.

Through joint activities of young people from different cultural and ethnic backgrounds, VyiAC aims to develop the intercultural learning of young people and make Europe a friendlier place for them.

We want to provide the space and time for young people to think and act for their lives, be responsible and acitve citizens, share and develop solidarity and fight against racism and intolerance.

Our high priority is to include youngsters from different backgrounds and especially those with fewer opportunities.

We believe travelling, sharing and creating together with others is a life-changing experience and we want to provide that for the young people in our neighborhood.