Invitation to Young Kreativ Conference

On 18th April 2023, Asfar is holding the Young Kreative Conference in the UK at London Bridge as part of the Erasmus+ Young Kreativ Social Enterprise project. Young Kreative, a KA2 strategic partnership focuses on developing a digital-based enterprise learning methodology/tools for educationalists and youth workers for young people interested in setting up their own social … Continued

RESOLVE: Volunteering 4 Peace – 2 months in Nicosia

ESC RESOLVE: Volunteering 4 Peace – Short term is a volunteering placement project with the aim of supporting the continued development & sustainment of the RESOLVE: Network, a youth-led peace network offering young people from the UK (& in other countries) to volunteer on the network, supporting their personal & professional development and developing the local … Continued

International Traineeship – apply now for the third round

Asfar’s International Traineeship project provides short-term (up to 3 months) global traineeship opportunities focused on Management skills, including Continuous Professional Development & training, for a Participant aged 18 to 40, who is a current VET learner or recent VET graduate from the United Kingdom. The Traineeships, funded through Turing Scheme offer a unique opportunity to … Continued

Online Event: International Working

Asfar’s International Traineeship project provides short-term (up to 3 months) global traineeship opportunities focused on Management skills, including Continuous Professional Development & training, for a Participant aged 18 to 40, who is a current VET learner or recent VET graduate from the United Kingdom. The Traineeships, funded through Turing Scheme offer a unique opportunity to “develop … Continued

International Traineeship – apply now for the second round

Asfar’s International Traineeship project provides short-term (up to 3 months) global traineeship opportunities focused on Management skills, including Continuous Professional Development & training, for a Participant aged 18 to 40, who is a current VET learner or recent VET graduate from the United Kingdom. The Traineeships, funded through Turing Scheme offer a unique opportunity to … Continued

RESOLVE: Play4Peace London Youth Exchange

More than 25 young people from the UK, Portugal, Romania and Turkey have joined us for our third and final ErasmusPlus RESOLVE: Play4Peace Youth Exchange in London. Through the O’Clock walk, participants got to know each other better and answered different questions about themselves and their future plans. After this, they planned a social action … Continued

International Traineeship – Online Info Event

Asfar’s International Traineeship project provides short-term (up to 3 months) global traineeship opportunities focused on Management skills, including Continuous Professional Development & training, for a Participant aged 18 to 40, who is a current VET learner or recent VET graduate from the United Kingdom. The Traineeships, funded through #TuringScheme offer a unique opportunity to “develop international work … Continued

International Traineeship – apply now

Asfar’s International Traineeship project provides short-term (up to 3 months) global traineeship opportunities focused on Management skills, including Continuous Professional Development & training, for a Participant aged 18 to 40, who is a current VET learner or recent VET graduate from the United Kingdom. The Traineeships, funded through Turing Scheme offer a unique opportunity to … Continued

Call for participants from the UK

Call for participants from the UK  to participate in Asfar’s final RESOLVE: Play4Peace London Youth Exchange and potentially be selected for Asfar’s final RESOLVE youth exchange in Romania. Young people from the UK, Portugal, Turkey and Romania will be joining us for the last two final youth exchanges. Apply here. Erasmus+ RESOLVE: Play for Peace is a youth development & … Continued

International Youth Day

“Young people are on the frontlines of the struggle to build a better future for all. The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the dire need for the kind of transformational change they seek – and young people must be full partners in that effort.” UN Secretary-General António Guterres Youth can be a positive force for development … Continued

International Day of Friendship

Sharing the human spirit through friendship Our world faces many challenges, crises and forces of division — such as poverty, violence, and human rights abuses — among many others — that undermine peace, security, development and social harmony among the world’s peoples. To confront those crises and challenges, their root causes must be addressed by … Continued

Asfar is committed to the UN Sustainable Development Goals

As a long term member of Bond, the UK’s international development network, Asfar is a committed to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Asfar’s social objectives are aligned to the SDGs, in particular to: SDG 4 – Quality Education SDG 5 – Gender Equality SDG 8 – Decent Work and Economic Growth SDG 16 – Peace, … Continued

World Youth Skills Day

Reimagining Youth Skills Post-Pandemic World Youth Skills Day 2022 will again take place in a challenging context due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. UNESCO estimates that schools were either fully or partially closed for more than 30 weeks between March 2020 and May 2021 in half the countries of the world. In late June, 19 … Continued

International Day of Parliamentarism

One hundred years after women won the vote or were first elected to parliament in some EU countries, the data show that women continue to be under-represented in politics and public life, in the European Parliament, national parliaments and governments, and local assemblies. The arguments for gender balance in politics are numerous and benefit not … Continued

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