It Was Wonderful

RESOLVE: EAST project included young people from Turkey. I joined the youth exchange project in London hosted by Asfar. It was an experience that I will never forget during my life. It was difficult for me to even dream of participating in the Erasmus + project in London. Thanks to you, I realized an amazing … Continued

SDG Video – now online!

Check out the Erasmus+ SDG video – now online. Learn all about how Asfar supported young people to learn about the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, develop new Skills, and experience a unique inter-cultural experience in London, UK and in Belgrade, Serbia. Sustainable Development Goals 4 Youth

(Re)discovering London

Volunteering for the Erasmus+ SDG4Youth Exchange in London and participating in the organisation of the activities of the programme has been an incredibly rewarding experience. I was given the chance to rediscover London from a fresh perspective, take the Serbian exchange students to some of my favourite areas in town, and learn about Serbian culture … Continued

“Sport 4 Change”

“Sport 4 Change” was great experience to discover new places, meet new people, learn about sport for development. I really enjoyed my time in London 🙂

Sport tools to change our societies

Sport 4 change was an amusing programme,it included many activities such as humain rights,sports activities,the EU/BREXIT and cultural exchange.It was beneficial for all participants from my country Morocco,from Azerbaijan and UK. As far as I am concerned,I really appreciate the experience.First I discovered the city of London and Oxford. Then, I met new people from … Continued

Comics for Peace

In February, Asfar took part in a peace building and conflict transformation seminar hosted by CRISP in Berlin, and I was lucky enough to take part. We met a group of inspiring young people from Georgia, Azerbaijan, Russia, Ukraine and Moldova who had been trained by CRISP to deliver peace building programmes with young people … Continued

Turkey, Canakkale – The Gallipoli Project

In July 2016 I participated in an Asfar Erasmus+ trip to Turkey, and I am happy to say this was one of the best trips I had ever partaken in. This trip was held after only a few days after the attempted coup by Turkish forces; however, despite the political unrest before our arrival, I … Continued


The youth exchange in Baku and Istanbul (during the attempted Coup, no less) were two of the most life changing experiences so far for us. Every young person should complete an Erasmus+ Youth Exchange. It is a once in a lifetime experience and so much fun!

Erasmus+ for all!

Had a great time during Erasmus+ UK-Eurasia in Baku. Everyone should do an Erasmus+ Youth Exchange.

Visiting Baku

Visiting Baku was an unforgettable and amazing experience while being part of youth exchange Evropa2Evraziis. We’ve learnt a lot about cultural similarities and differences, also it was a great opportunity to share our experience and history with each other. I would recommend an Erasmus+ youth exchange to every person who wants to develop their life … Continued

Great experience

We all really enjoyed hosting the Erasmus+ Evropa2Evraziis Youth Exchange in Baku, especially meeting lots of people from different cultures, learning about different societies and developing our communication skills. Here is one photo of us getting the hostel ready.

My experience in Israel

Visiting Israel, and being hosted by the wonderful, Interfaith Encounter Association , was a very informative experience that really enhanced my understanding of the many cultural, historical and religious complexities of the region. The participants in Israel, were so friendly and so knowledgeable, which made this encounter, more than simply a trip, but rather a … Continued

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