Tag Archives: Education

How I will change society: Marianna Parmatzia

Marianna Parmatzia is an art educator from Cyprus, who believes that art could be used as a medium for communication by creating a universal language that everybody can understand. As an Art teacher she decided to organize a workshop – which is called “What’s Your Story?” – encouraging participants to share their stories through artistic […]

My ESC experience: Working with children and youngsters with special needs

Being part of the project “Give to Get”, that is part of the ESC (European Solidarity Corps) program was a unique experience, whereby means of non-formal learning through various activities, you acquire knowledge and skills that will carry you through your life. In this short article I want to share my experience. As one of […]

What it really means to be CUTE

There are a few moments when life gives us a chance to become better people. This youth exchange organized by CUTE that took place in Struga from the 6 th to the 15 th of July was one of those chances. What started as a project with usual workshops and a goal as many other […]

Што навистина значи да бидеш CUTE

Постојат неколку моменти кога животот ни дава шанса да станеме подобри личности. Оваа младинска размена, која се случуваше во Струга во периодот 6-15 јули, беше една таква шанса. Тоа што започна само како проект со вообичаени работилници и одредена цел, стана многу повеќе со различно значење за секој од учесниците и направи уште поголем импакт. […]

YE “Human Libraries” in Turkey

A Youth Exchange focused on bridging differences and contributing to build open and inclusive societies.

Hello, Space! – Interview with spacecraft design student Siiri Talvistu

Spacecraft design, it’s literally rocket science !

VCS ON AIR : meeting City Radio

For an afternoon, the VCS crew became radio pundits. Discover what happened in this blog report.

Youth exchange in Romania “Get Empowered,Get Employed”

Hi. Our names are Ariton Bajrami and Amir Xhelili, and the following is a summary of our amazing stay in Baile Tusnad as youth workers. We were chosen and sent to this program by our local organization in Skopje called Volunteers Centre Skopje. “Get empowered, Get employed” was a program within the Erasmus+ program and […]

Intercultural communication at its best

Probably a milestone in Erasmus + programme, a training course with participants from 27 countries representing their cultures and working on minorities issues. Youth workers learning new methods how to combat minority discrimination and learning about the situations and realities in different countries. Interactive work and sharing of good practices is the core of non-formal […]

Third NGO Fair held in Skopje

The third annual NGO Fair took place on the 6th December 2017 at the Youth  Cultural Centre (YCC) in Skopje. From eleven in the morning until four in the afternoon, dozens of volunteers and organizers were busy facilitating the work of 200 participants working for the 66 NGO ‘s represented there, all under the supervision […]

Weekly local activities of VCS (21.11 – 28.11.2017)

The real feel of autumn is upon us this month and we kept ourselves warm by doing various activities together with some students in the following high schools in Skopje. Our team In cooperation with Vasil Antevski – Dren, we started the week with the main topic ‘multiculturalism’ which was held in 3 workshops, where […]