As a team of 16 British Nationals we volunteered with Restless Development through the ICS scheme funded by DFiD and went to Zambia for 3 months. We worked with our national counters parts of 21 Zambian volunteers. We worked in groups of 3 or 4 (mixed nationalities) in local rural schools and clinics to help engage young people. This involved passing on our messages of Sexual Reproductive Health lessons and advice on livelihoods and employability skills.

Published in Your stories

We are a groupp of volunteers who deliver training to war effected young girls through sport (basketball) and support them to go back to school. Many girls are unable to go to school or drop the school and are on the streets trying to make life their own way.

Published in Your stories

Nous sommes des élèves qui se battent pour le maintien de la paix dans les établissement de notre capitale Abidjan en éradiquant toute forme de violence au sein de ces établissement en inaugurant des murs de paix, des sensibilisations et des journées socio-culturelles placés sous le signe de la non-violence

Published in Your stories

Nous sommes une association des jeunes animateurs de l’Afrique pour le développement local (A.J.A.A.DE.L) qui est nouvellement créé, basée au senegal et en guinée (conakry). Nous voulons être volontaires de votre plate-forme pour bénéficier de vos compétences dans le but de renforcer de notre capacité en développement local.
merci et nous sommes à votre disposition pour plus de renseignement.

Published in Your stories

A group of individuals used to gather every Sunday at the open ground of Salt Lake; they were Cubs, Scouts and Rovers, they used to learn scouting and to work for the betterment of their society. Initially there was a Scout group only; later on, a Guide group was also inducted. It was twenty years back, now those Cubs, Scouts and Rovers, are quite grown ups as most of them are today engaged in studying or working as young professionals. Building scientific temperament Amateur Wireless activity is a scientific hobby, but for full-fledged operation, one should certainly pass out the examination to get the license, under Government of India, Ministry of Communication. Mr. Sushanta De, who is a license operator and at the same time the Honorary. The Secretary of this organisation. He along with his group had previously organized World Wide Wireless Radio communication, for Scouts & Guides, which is known as “Jamboree on the air.” The Representive of this Institute taking sessions at Administrative Training Institute, Government of West Bengal on the strengthening communication for Disaster Management A wide range of programme were organized by this society at Birla Industrial Technology Museum, Kolkata, Science Museum at Burdwan, Purulia and mobile exhibition at salt Lake, visits at various Radio Stations at Kolkata, Simla, Allahabad, Leh and Syleth( Bangladesh. The programme on youth development, adventure, environment, volunteerism and international friendship were broadcasted. International brotherhood For making international brotherhood this institute took initiative to know the SAARC Countries, visited SAARC Secretariat, support was extended to the team who took up a SAARC Safari in 1995 by 3 motor cycles. SAARC PUBLICATIONS were handed over to Indian National library. During January 2005, World Peace Congress held at Kolkata, it was organized by International Society for Intercultural Studies and Research. The Department of Post, Government of India, released a special cover, the lay out of the same was done by the young member, and this was arranged by this Institute. Gender equality To know the serious problems and the darker side of our society, one of their member participated in a National level competition on the hot burning topic, ‘Do the boys and girls are having equal rights?’ organized by Unnati Features, a leading feature group of New Delhi and which was rightly supported by United Nations Population Fund. He won a merit award for his entry along with other 50 other students.
Institute’s representive was invited to take part various programme, two of them are: a) French Expertise in an Indian context for urban and industrial environment, this was held at Kolkata in March 2003,
b) Consultation on National Water Policy: Problems and alternatives at Indian Social Institute, New Delhi, April 2003. Environment awareness progrmmes On their initiative, an audio visual on Rain Water harvesting of Purulia was prepared in Bengali language, this was included second National level film festival on wild life and environment held in New Delhi. The new threats by global warming and its subsequent effects is definitely a major concern for all of us; their representatives took part in two expeditions on river Ganga, starting from Maharajpur, Bihar to Behrampure (West Bengal), covered a distance of 190 kms in just five days. In the next year another venture from Behrampure to Kolkata, a distance of 300 kms. This time by rafts, both this expeditions were organized by The Institute of Exploration Regional unit Behrampure. · An exhibition on Ganga was organized at State Central Library for mass awareness, it was a five days programme in which the subject was presented by visuals, prints, audio visuals and performing arts. Such awareness programme were organized in various districts of South Bengal, this were mainly in educational Institutes, museums, and libraries
· A special tram was used for awareness generating among the citizens of Kolkata, the teachers, students and parents took part in this programme. They spread the message ‘peoples participation to protect the environment’.
· Institute published a Bengali monthly, titled ‘Youth Forum’; it is mainly to promote volunteerism among the civil society.
· Students of West Bengal Judicial Science, Vidyasagar University & Viswabhrati took part with this Institute for their practical works.
· International Youth Day was organized at Jadavpur University, Kolkata in 2006.
· Six days joint programmes on the “Role of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose, INA & East Asia’s countries for India’s freedom struggle.
· Wall climbing training, awareness programmes for Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata.
· Institute was financed by charity and grants from Government of India, Ministry of Environment and Forests, Department of Culture, Government of West Bengal, Department of Environment and West Bengal Pollution Control Board, private funding agency and individuals. The Income Tax authority has granted this Institute to accept the donation, which will be exempted under 80 G. Contributor Sushanta De
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Mobile +919874764732

Published in Your stories

Volunteering in Physical grooming and development. We had our first community project this year 2014 with the help of the Lyceum of the Philippines-Laguna, Brgy. Makiling Calamba City, Laguna, St. Cabrini Medical Center, Calamba Medical Center and AFS Intercultural Program Philippines to share the blessings from above. We have had our Free Circumcision and haircut to help them with physical grooming and development. This projects aims to provide free of charge service to ensure that even the less fortunate ones can avail services intended for all. The said project was been attended by the Makiling people together with a lot volunteers including the staff from Barangay. They (Beneficiaries) were requested to maintain this kind of activity. The project was been conducted last May 3, 2014.

Published in Your stories

The issue of child abuse, neglected alongside raping of young girls too much in the sub region of Sierra Leone, has been coming in from media houses throwing light on the these ugly situation on the ground. However, awareness raising is the key to all these that are happening today,today we are making the international day for radio with strong believe there is a need to empower young school going pupils/students for them to tell a story that will be worthwhile, with support from the international community will help enhance their civilization.

Published in Your stories

Salut! Je suis Gerol Sylvère NGANAFEI, Etudiant au Master 1 SCIENCES ET TECHNIQUES DE GESTION, Spécialité: Gestion des Ressources Humaines à l'Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar (UCAD). Dynamique, rigoureux et autonome, je suis désireux de mettre mes compétences à contribution et je suis certain que notre collaboration sera tout aussi profitable à votre programme qu'à mon parcours professionnel.

Published in Your stories

My name is John Naamani. I am a Tanzanian Boy aged 25 years. am a university student studying Early Childhood Education at the University of Dodoma, final year now of my study.
I would like to be a volunteer in any activity particularly the Child development affairs.

Published in Your stories

Organisation of African Youth (OAYouth) is a registered member-based non-profit organisation that works to motivate, unify and empower African youth to be drivers of Africa’s social, political and economic transformation; while synergising local innovative ideas to all African countries. Through structured programs, OAYouth strives to empower tomorrow’s leaders today. The central thrust of OAYouth’s programming is to obliterate the deprived people syndrome (DPS) in young people, through strategies and activities that enhance African pride, productivity and unity

Published in Your stories
Page 1 of 3