Location: ZAGREB, Croatia

Project name: EUROMIJA 4A

Hosting organization: RNV

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: 

The Volunteers will be involved in a range of activities: writing and/or translating articles in English and/or Croatian for the Portal ROMI.HR, organization of workshops in the schools, street actions, counter Hate-speech activities, Field activities, and implementation of Individual projects. Activities will be focused on Roma in Croatia and other countries and other related issues including Human and Minority Rights, Citizenship and Democratic participation, Public information, and raising awareness about Ethnic Diversity, Inclusion, and Equality. The Volunteers will be actively involved, in accordance with their interests and capabilities, in our other activities. They will work independently and as a team for one full year. EUROMIJA Program’s main objective is to support Roma inclusion in Croatia. Specific objectives are to raise awareness in society and support the empowerment of the Roma community. For more info GO TO YouTube: https://youtu.be/Lu8tk7MRShg 

Number of volunteers: 1 volunteer between 18-30 years old (Only Azerbaijani citizenship)

Project period – 01/10/2021 to 30/09/2022 (12 months)

Deadline: 15th September 2021

How to apply? – Please get registration number, and apply through European Youth Portal (click the link)

How to get a registration number? – If you don’t have account on European Youth Portal, please watch our instruction videos from this Link

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements: 

The accommodation will be organized in the apartment (15 minutes from the Office), with all required amenities including central heating and internet and with public transport to the Office. The Volunteer will receive monthly Food allowances. The Volunteers can use the kitchen in the apartment and one in the RNV Office to store and prepare food. Near the Office is a Store, and numerous food deliveries are available too. The RNV will cover the cost of local transport (monthly ticket) for the Volunteers as well as the approved amount for the cost of arriving to and leaving from Zagreb.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering: 

We are looking for Volunteers that are open-minded and have a strong sense of Solidarity and Equality. They should be highly motivated to reach long-term goals through small steps and have an interest in Minority and Human Rights. Strong interest in NGO activism would be an advantage, as well as the ability to speak English and express themselves in writing. They should be motivated to work in an international team and to learn and adapt. RNV welcomes candidates without regard to their ethnic, religious, gender, or political affiliation and young people with fewer opportunities.