Principles to be ensured

  • Full-time service and active role of the volunteer in implementing the activities have to be ensured. Volunteer activities must not replace any employment.
  • Volunteering project shall benefit participant organizations by strengthening partnerships and networking.
  • Daily meals and accommodation are free of charge for the volunteers.
  • Accessibility and Inclusion: when recruiting volunteers, the organisations maintain the overall accessibility of project for all young people, without prejudice related to ethnic group, religion, sexual orientation, political opinion, etc.
  • One thing all the activities have in common is a clear European and intercultural learning dimension. The project is a mutually beneficial process, where everybody gains from getting to know the other's culture.