New RESOLVE programmes launched!!!

Asfar has just launched 4 new RESOLVE programmes – providing further EU funded opportunities for UK young people until December 2020! Our third generation RESOLVE programmes include: Youth Exchanges; international Dialogue activities; long term funded Volunteering placements in Baku and Sarajevo; and social action funding for UK young people. RESOLVE third generation programmes include Erasmus+ … Continued

Asfar is recruiting for a International Project Intern based in Sarajevo

International Project Development Volunteer Intern Deadline: 20th September 2019   Asfar is recruiting for 2 International Project Development Volunteer Interns to start from Oct 2019. The volunteer internship will focus on reconciliation, peacebuilding and youth development in over 12 different countries in the UK, the Balkans, the Middle East & North Africa and the Caucasus. … Continued

Peacebuilding Project Lead Volunteers + stipend

Asfar is currently recruiting for 2 Project Lead Volunteers to be involved in our peacebuilding RESOLVE programmes due to be delivered between 2019 and 2020.   What is a Project Lead volunteer? A Project Lead is someone who is assigned an International or National level project or major task and is responsible for the day … Continued

Become a International Social Enterprise Mentor with Asfar

    Asfar’s privacy policy has been updated to align with the new EU privacy laws (GDPR). Asfar will not use your information for anything beyond that indicated on our website and we will never share your information to third parties without your permission. To receive a copy of our new privacy policy, please email … Continued

The Sarajevo Experience!

I am coming to the end of my first week in Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina. I had a lovely welcome to the country by Sheniz and Haidar – my fellow intern- who collected me from the airport and showed me round the lovely apartment. Haidar and I are working on a number of exciting projects and … Continued

Erasmus+ RESOLVE – youth exchange dates announced!!!

Hello, Asfar is happy to announce the latest youth exchange dates for our Erasmus+ RESOLVE: Play and RESOLVE: Sport programmes.   RESOLVE: Play  Tbilisi, Georgia – from 15th July 2019 to 23rd July 2019 London, UK – 1st-7th October 2019   RESOLVE: Sport Uppsala, Sweden – 26th August to 1st September 2019 London, UK – … Continued

Asfar launches 2 new RESOLVE programmes

In 2019/2020, Asfar and our RESOLVE partnership will be delivering 2 further RESOLVE reconciliation programmes for people aged 18 to 30 years old. The 2 new programmes – Erasmus+ RESOLVE: PLAY and RESOLVE: Sport – will involve over 200 young people from over 12 different countries. Asfar is currently recruiting for UK Participants now. All … Continued

RESOLVE: Reconciliation thru Youth – kick-off youth exchange

February 2019 Erasmus+ RESOLVE: Reconciliation thru Youth activities kicked off in London in February 2019. RESOLVE: Reconciliation thru Youth (RESOLVE: Recon4Y), is a Youth Development mobility programme, which aims to use the power of reconciliation tools such as Sport for Peace, Simulation Games and People-to-People Dialogue to resolve local and community conflict which especially affect … Continued

RESOLVE: East – London 2019

This month, Asfar hosted the Erasmus+ RESOLVE: East London youth exchange. The final transnational activity before Resolvers (participants) return to their own country and finalise their plans to deliver their own local social action activity between February and March 2019. During the London RESOLVE: East activity, Resolvers met with Peacebuilders, such as Jo Berry, founder … Continued

RESOLVE: East – Tbilisi – January 2019

This January, Asfar and our RESOLVE young people (Resolvers) from UK, Turkey, Bosnia-i-Herzegovina and Georgia were in Tbilisi as part of Erasmus+ RESOLVE: East. Over 5 days, Resolvers developed a range of new skills in reconciliation, peacebuilding and social action. In particular, host partner CDC introduced Resolvers to simulation games to resolve conflicts and theatre … Continued

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

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

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