Training Course for Youth

“Inclusion of economically threatened young people through volunteering”  Venue: Leskovac, Serbia: 04 – 12 May 2012

1. Purpose of the training & Profile of participants:

International training “Inclusion of economically threatened young people through volunteering” is intended for in total 30 young men and women from Serbia, Macedonia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Romania, Bulgaria and Greece who face social and economic exclusion due to unemployment and financial difficulties produced by today’s unfavorable economic climate and lack of jobs for young people. Participants from other countries can’t be accepted. This training is especially intended for those young people who didn’t before participate in international education events for young people, although the participation is also open for other youngsters who did. Working language of the training will be English. However, limited interpretation and linguistic support will be available for a number of participants who speak only basic English.

2. Venue:

Training will be hosted at Hotel “Gros” in Leskovac.  Leskovac is easily accessible and is on the route of largest railroad and highway routes in Serbia. The city is 280 km south of Belgrade and 40 km south of Nis. All participants will have to come to Leskovac in their own arrangement, usually by bus or train.

3. Costs:

Accommodation and food are paid by the organizer. 70% of total travel costs incurred will be reimbursed. Travel costs reimbursement will only be possible in the amount of presented bus/train tickets! Participants are strongly encouraged to buy return tickets whenever possible. More specific info concerning all logistical issues will be given to selected participants.

4. Application package deadline:

Please send your application to no later than April 20th, 2012. Selection notification is expected by April 25th 2012, at the latest. Late applications will be refused. If you need to download application forms go to .

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