AUS is currently collaborating with Czech voluntary organization INEX – SDA in an international project Synergy Effect of Volunteering-building civil society by connecting NGOs, municipalities, communities, running from 1. 4. 2015 till 31. 3. 2016.
Activities within the project:
•Volunteering Caravan (06-08/2015): in five locations we will organize regional networking meeting of municipalities, NGOs and public accompanied by photo-exhibition of voluntary activities. Concurrently there will thematic workshops related to the European Year of Development 2015 taking place.
•Training module and manual for volunteers: Organize a workcamp in your city (10/2015-02/2016): opportunity for 20 volunteers to gain unique knowledge, skills and support from a mentor to prepare and organize your own project.
•Collaboration and know-how exchange with Iceland organization AUS.
•National-level meeting about international volunteering (11/2015): platform for discussion and partnership building, space for ideas and best practise sharing.
•Capacity building of INEX-SDA in the areas of PR, staff management and strategic planning.
Places/dates/opportunities where and how to participate in project activities will be published in INEX news, in the DoK – Club of Volunteers calendar and on the page Caravan.
Project manager responsible for implementation: Dagmar Fousková, e-mail:email@example.com.
Project manager responsible for project on behalf of AUS: Þórdís H. Guðmundsdóttir, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Supported by a grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway through the EEA Grants. www.eeagrants.cz