do we want to do it? we thought of.. - Objectives - Chapter Exchange (cc) photo by Metro Centric on Flickr France networking active chapters share have fun!! and a lot more... pass on gained knowledge at home 4 chapter exchanges
throughout 2 years
one in every 6 month each chapter exchange should be 8-9 days long 4 chapter exchanges just an example.. PROGRAMME (just a little brainstorm) Next steps are we? Dúlio Lili and and we had an idea to organize a and guess what.. we would like you to JOIN US! :) Aim The aim of this project is to develop our chapters by motivating volunteers to be SUPER active - in and out of AFS world - through organizing exchanges between chapters in 5 different countries. motivate volunteers new experiences learn grow implement projects develop non AFS fields notice other AFS dimensions 40 participants per exchange
10 from each country each chapter exchange should involve a COMMUNITY PROJECT includes follow-up projects raise awareness of other dimensions of AFS Well, we are.. here is what we figured.. Sept 2012 Feb 2013 Sept 2013 Feb 2014 sessions with experts
workshops prepared by volunteers
small community projects each with a different theme Themes, such as... youth unemployment
issue of poverty
global environmental challenges
active ageing and intergenerational solidarity
skype meeting with project coordinators
decide on first chapter to host chapX
get organizatonal support (national AFS)
apply to Youth in Action (until April 1st!)
... JOIN US!! Portugal Hungary We hope you're as excited as we are! Let us know what you think, in case of any questions don't hesitate to contact us!
We would like to have the 4 participating chapters defined by the 15th of February Please respond us as soon as possible! each chapter exchange has to apply individually for financial support to Youth in Action Ps. This is not the final plan, it is just a couple of ideas. The actual planning will start as soon as we have all the participating chapters. from Hungary from Portugal :) (from a previous chapter exchange) Thanks for your time! We hope to hear from you soon!
Greetings, Lili Dúlio :) good, huh? A CHAPTER EXHANGE in itself is a multilateral exchange program between any AFS chapters. In our case, we want 4 countries participating, each represented by one of their chapters. Our idea is that througout 2 years we organize 4 week-exchanges, in which we discuss, develop skills, raise awareness and hopefully implement projects related to the theme of the exchange. WHY HOW WHAT WHO WHERE would it happen? and All related to the theme SerbiaSee the full transcript