Location: Magdeburg, Germany

Project name: European Children’s City / Kinderstadt

Hosting organization: European Youth Educational Center Magdeburg

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: 

The European Youth Educational Center Magdeburg (EJBM) is looking for 30 volunteers from different countries to join our volunteering team from the 1st to the 28th of August 2022. During those four weeks, you will have the chance to live at the EJBM in Magdeburg in an international environment, to organize and accompany the project „European Children’s City“ (Kinderstadt). Within the project children between the ages of 8 and 14 can playfully learn about city life and must deal with democratic voting processes and topics such as social co-existence, work and wages, self-determination and co-determination. In the park area behind our EJBM, only children are in charge! The only adults are supervisors (maybe you?) who will support the children in their play and help them to implement their ideas.

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

Project period – 01/08/2022 to 28/08/2022 (1 month)

Deadline: 15th May 2022

How to apply? – Please fill in the Application Form (click the link)

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements: 

FACTS ABOUT THE VOLUNTEERING TEAM: 30 young people (18-30 years) from different countries > you will be joined by approx. 80 young Germans who will also support Kinderstadt // accommodation in shared bedrooms (3-4 individuals per room), access to a private shower at EJBM // regular pocket money (5.00 EUR/day), food and the possibility to cook will be provided // you will be reimbursed for your travels up to a fixed amount depending on the travel distance between your hometown and Magdeburg

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering: 

WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOUNG PEOPLE WHO are 18+, outgoing and willing to enjoy the summertime in Germany with people from all around Europe // like international environment and are happy to represent their country/region // are willing to work and also do some handiwork // are interested in learning German/speak German a little // will join an online course on being a part of Kinderstadt beforehand (course option 1: 16th and 17th June, 10-13 am and 3-5 pm OR course option 2: 23rd and 24th June, 10-13 am and 3-5 pm)

Sending organization information 

Name of the sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization 

OID number : E10200624

City and country of your sending organization: Sumgait, Azerbaijan

Person in charge (name and surname): Ramiz Aliyev

E-mail of the person in charge: evs@csyo-az.org