Travel Diary

Here you can find the travel diary! Click on the articles to know more about our participants’ experience!

Meeting the target group is the key in our work

Meeting the target group is the key in our work

Bolivia is still gorgeous and thanks to the occasional rain it is really refreshing. We are still enjoying the late summertime, the mountains and the wonderful landscapes. During the third week I had the opportunity to make a reflection about the youth work. Between...

The Family

The Family

The weather is getting wormer and our week n. 3 in Hungary starts. So, with the upcoming spring, everything around the Nagyvazsony village becomes even more beautiful along with the beautiful people I come across. My extended family in Hungary gets bigger and bigger...

Interacting with Hungarian youth

Interacting with Hungarian youth

It’s my third week in Hungary and I just feel so good in Nagyavaszony. I think Hungarian people have a very pure and beautiful heart. All the volunteers and I spent most of the week getting ready for a special event in Batonfured’s school. It was an intercultural day...

A sunny week of job shadowing

A sunny week of job shadowing

So far, the third was the most varied – and sunny, finally! – week of the whole job shadowing. On Monday, we met the social worker Maria João. She was our tutor until Friday and, even if just for a coincidence (she replaced a colleague that had a workplace accident),...

Teamwork

Teamwork

In the last years I’ve had the privilege of working with different people in different contexts and different areas. These experiences have allowed me to evolve and learn to do other things in different ways, as well as to give a new look to what we are doing. During...

The sense of community

The sense of community

The most common factor in Senegal (and I'd say in Africa as a whole) is that everybody takes care of everybody. From a simple "ça va?", repeated over and over, to the division of food, of work tasks or whatever, everyone knows they're part of a bigger community. And,...

Alternative School in Bolivia

Alternative School in Bolivia

This week we spent most of the time writing our research, but we had the opportunity to be for a day volunteer in an alternative Primary School. Flor de Montaña Educational Community is 6 km far from Samaipata Town, in a 7-hectare land in which the kids develop...