Local Actions – Global Change!

Local Actions – Global Change! Inspirational webinar Do you want to SEE a change in the world? We will TELL you, how we work on it, and we will LISTEN to your ideas! Join the online event of the project ’Global learning through digital stories’, and meet enthusiastic young people from the UK, Israel and … Continued

Building a gender-equitable world: Media literacy, digital storytelling and social action towards achieving SDG5

The Building a gender-equitable world: Media literacy, digital storytelling and social action towards achieving SDG5 Online Activity is organised as part of the RESOLVE: New Youth Order project, providing an opportunity for youth leaders to engage and share their thoughts, opinions and participate in democratic practice. As a RESOLVE programme, this Online Dialogue Activity will mobilise … Continued

Gender Equality for a restored Earth

Women’s empowerment is key to reducing climate change Empowering women and girls in developing countries ranked second among 76 solutions for curbing global warming to 2 degrees Celsius, according to a new report by the climate research organization Project Drawdown. Gender equality in health and education hasn’t received much public attention as a climate solution, … Continued

Erasmus+ RESOLVE: Life after Brexit

The RESOLVE: Life After Brexit Online Dialogue Activity is a skills development & dialogue focused activity where young community change-makers and local peacebuilders can share views and develop skills in order to shape the future of their communities. The RESOLVE: Life After Brexit Online Dialogue Project is designed to support youth leaders to represent themselves to … Continued

Digital Talks: ‘The state of the art of resilience’

Asfar’s next Digital Talks: ‘The state of the art of resilience’ will be by Jo Wilkie, an intercultural psychologist Jo is an intercultural psychologist and expert in the promotion of resilience, mental health and migration and facilitating intercultural dialogue. She is passionate about resilience and helping people understand it and build on it in their lives.  With her husband, she … Continued

International Seminar on Digital Storytelling

Asfar is happy to invite young people from the UK to apply for the International Seminar on Digital Storytelling, organized by the project partners, in July 2021 in Israel. The project specifically focuses on young people who are from 18 – 24 years old and are facing socio-economic barriers.This activity is organised through our ALF … Continued

RESOLVE: Peace Camps Online Dialogue Activity

More than 30 young people participated in our Erasmus+ RESOLVE: Peace Camps Online Dialogue Activtiy and got to know each other. They have discussed motivations, fears and expectations the participants had. Over the course of the 2 weeks they took part different activities including a workshop on storytelling methods and identifying our place in the … Continued

RESOLVE: Network Meeting

The next RESOLVE: Network Meeting will be on the 8th of April at 2 pm UK time. The event will bring together young people who are part of the RESOLVE: Network and those who wish to learn about it and join it. During this meeting, Asfar’s Youth board will be introduced for the first time, … Continued

ESC RESOLVE: Volunteering for Peace project launched

Asfar is happy to announce that the ESC RESOLVE: Volunteering for Peace project has been officially launched. The #RESOLVVolunteer4Peace project has started today with a Kick-off meeting and will last for 22 months. This project will be implemented with partners: #homeforcooperation, #interfaithencounterassociation, #debateforpeace, #tepebasi #svitac Asfar will be offering 7 places for UK young people … Continued

The Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals

With our Global Learning Through Digital Stories project we are working to provide young people with the skills necessary to share their story in a digital context, interact with people in other communities and cultures, and advocate for the changes we need to meet the SDGs through new, digital means. This is why we would … Continued

ESC RESOLVE: Volunteer for Peace Info Day

If you are from the UK, 19-30 years old and interested in becoming a volunteer with the RESOLVE: Network join us for our RESOLVE: Volunteer for Peace Info Day. The Info Day will be organised on April, 13 at 1 pm UK Time. The Digital Event will cover the following subjects: – What is European … Continued

ALF Art of Storytelling Workshop

Today, Asfar’s ALF Global Learning through Digital Stories project has implemented its’ second activity, the Art of Storytelling Workshop. Young people joined us to increase their skills in storytelling and different formulas how to write a story. Before their workshop, participants answered the question, what makes a great story. Participants have learned about the UN … Continued

Youth Entrepreneurial Competence Matrix project launched

Asfar is happy to announce that the Erasmus+ Youth Entrepreneurial Competence Matrix project has been officially launched. The Youth Entrepreneurial Competence Matrix project has started today with a Kick-off meeting and will last for 12 months. The partnership includes partners from 5 countries (Slovakia, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and UK) who will organise … Continued

COVID-19 and the SDGs

As the UNDP notes, the COVID-19 Pandemic presents us all with great challenges as a society, but also tremendous opportunities when it comes to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals and the 2030 Global Agenda. Adapting, for example, to institutions functioning online and working to further human rights and democracy through digital means can show the … Continued

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