Erasmus+ RESOLVE: Reconciliation thru Youth – dates announced

  Erasmus+ RESOLVE: Reconciliation thru Youth is a reconciliation youth exchange & network programme, which aims to use the power of Conflict Resolution tools such as Simulation Games, Sport for Peace and wider reconciliation tools and learning to resolve local and community-level conflicts which especially affects young people today. All youth exchange dates are confirmed!   … Continued

Asfar is recruiting for a Volunteer Intern

International Project Development Volunteer Intern Deadline: 10th February 2019   Asfar is recruiting for 2 International Project Development Volunteer Interns to start from May 2019 for a period of 5 months. The volunteer internship will include 3 months in Sarajevo, Bosnia-i-Herzegovina and will include a volunteer living costs stipend, free accommodation and a contribution toward … Continued

Launch of the 2nd RESOLVE Erasmus+ programme

Asfar is happy to announce the launch of our second RESOLVE programme funded by Erasmus+: RESOLVE, Asfar’s flagship reconciliation and peacebuilding network delivery model aims to develop community-based reconciliation skills in young people through a range of local, digital and transnational learning activities resulting in youth-led social action activities throughout Europe, the Middle East and … Continued

Asfar’s December 2018 edition of the e-Journal is now online

Asfar’s latest edition of the e-Journal, a range of articles and creative pieces focusing on the Middle East, the Islamic world, the Balkans and the Caucasus and beyond. Asfar would like to thank all contributors who have been involved in the December 2018 edition of the e-Journal. And especially would like to thank and welcome … Continued

Free trip to Istanbul – building inter-cultural reconciliation

Asfar’s is currently recruiting UK participants aged 18 to 30 to participate in our Erasmus+ RESOLVE: East activity in Istanbul, Turkey. The dates are: 10th December 2018 to 16th December 2018. The youth exchange is specifically aimed at young adults who wish to develop their skill-sets to be our communities’ future Peacebuilders, leaders and be … Continued

Free trip to Sarajevo – the city which changed the world

Asfar’s is currently recruiting UK participants aged 18 to 30 to participate in our Erasmus+ RESOLVE: East activity in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina. The dates are: 5th November 2018 to 11th November 2018. The youth exchange is specifically aimed at young adults who wish to develop their skill-sets to be our communities’ future Peacebuilders, leaders … Continued

Reconciliation Project Assistant (Volunteer) – recruiting

Asfar is currently recruiting for a short-term Reconciliation Project Assistant (Volunteer) for one day a week from October 2018 to February 2019. The role will include a volunteer stipend. Without the support of volunteers, Asfar would not be able to function. The role of Reconciliation Project Assistant will support the launch, delivery and the successful … Continued

Erasmus+ RESOLVE: East – dates announced

  Erasmus+ RESOLVE:EAST is a reconciliation youth exchange & network programme, which aims to use the power of Conflict Resolution tools such as Simulation Games, Sport for Peace and wider reconciliation tools and learning to resolve local and community-level conflicts which especially affects young people today. So 3 of the 4 youth exchange dates have now … Continued

2018/2019 Erasmus+ Applications – now open

Asfar is now accepting applications from all UK participants (aged 18 to 30) for our 2018/2019 Erasmus+ programmes, including for RESOLVE: East. To learn more about RESOLVE: East visit: https://www.asfar.org.uk/erasmus/resolve-east/ To apply visit our application page here. For more information on our the wider objectives of our RESOLVE programmes visit its website – http://resolve.asfar.org.uk/

Asfar website – multiple language site testing

  Asfar is currently testing a multiple language option on our website. Now the Asfar website can be accessed in 7 different languages, alongside British English. As this is a website language plugin, rather than a bespoke language translation, we welcome feedback and thoughts. If the translation is very bad or inappropriate, Asfar may have … Continued

Betzavta 2018

In March 2018, Asfar’s young people and youth workers traveled to Berlin as part of the reconciliation training programme :Erasmus+ Betzavta!   Delivered in Berlin, Germany between 10th to 16th March 2018, Asfar’s representatives spent 6 days learning how to mobilise the Betzavta method for conflict resolution as a reconciliation tool. Betzavta in March 2018 was … Continued

Erasmus+ Betzavta – March 2018 – last places

    Asfar is currently recruiting for the second Betzavta training programme due to take place in 10th to 16th March 2018. Deadline for applications is 5th February 2018. One place remains. Ensure you send your application in before 5pm on the deadline date. What is Betzavta?  Betzavta is a Hebrew word which means “together”. The … Continued

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