Ethical Volunteering for all !

Eurasia net: Ethical Volunteering for all!

Project visual Ethical Volunteering for all !
End date
Out of €7.000
24 %

Ethical Volunteering for all !

<p><em><u>Eurasia net: Ethical Volunteering for all!</u></em></p><p>Dear globetrotter, occasional traveler, or great adventurer,</p><p>You're probably aware of the <strong>educational benefits</strong> of travelling: self-discovery, opening up to others, being curious about another culture... You've probably experienced it yourself! What if we told you that supporting Eurasia Net could give the opportunity to many many others to experience it as well?</p><p><img alt="Photo_couv_kkbb-1496224124" src=""></p><p>By promoting <strong>ethical volunteering</strong>, we make it possible for enthusiastic young people to make the most of their volunteering experience, by putting <strong>non-formal</strong> <strong>education</strong> at the heart of what we do.</p><p>We've noticed a whole bunch of <strong>stereotypes and exoticism about Asian countries going around in young people's minds</strong>. We've heard that "There is no Justice in X country" or that "All women are oppressed in Y country". We think we can change those preconceived ideas by giving the opportunity to young people (aged between 18 and 26) to volunteer in Asia, and to do it responsibly.</p><p>By responsibly we mean "well prepared" and conscious about their role as a <strong>guest and a volunteer in a culturally different place</strong>. In other words, we've decided to channel the exoticism of travelling far far away, and the romanticism attached to the notion of "solidarity" into something a little more constructive: <strong>intercultural curiosity</strong>.</p><p> </p><p><em><u>How do you do that? You may ask. </u></em></p><p>Well, let me introduce you to our main project: <strong>"Eurasia Twin"</strong>...</p><p>"Eursia Twin" started in 2015, and guess what, we've been getting better since, and thanks to you we will be continuing to do so!</p><p>"Eurasia Twin" it's 20 to 25 volunteers each year, comitted to a 9 months <strong>"Civic Service"</strong> both within a local organisation in France with us, and an international organisation in Europe or Asia with one of our partners. It's also a wide range of "missions" in the fields of <strong>education; environment; culture </strong>etc. And a wide range of tasks from communication and web marketing to hands on agricultural work, depending on  the needs of the organisation and the suggestions of the volunteer.</p><p> </p><p><em><u>"Glocal" volunteering: why not?</u></em></p><p>Volunteering time is split between the local and the international organizations. Indeed, we believe that helping far away might seem sexy, but helping your local community is also crucial.</p><p>Locally, at Eurasia Net, we deliver <strong>"intercultural trainings"</strong> to our volunteers, for instance, we lead workshops on the <strong>Sustainable Development Goals</strong> and their local/international application. We invite volunteers to do research on the country they are about to volunteer in and welcome group discussions about the relationship between a volunteer and his/her host organization. And of course, we provide information about Health, Security, and Visa procedures to facilitate and accompany our volunteers at best.</p><p>"Eurasia Twin" couldn't be possible without our<strong> network of reliable partners across Europe and Asia</strong>. These international partnerships have been developped and nurtured across the years. We try to meet both our partners' needs, and our volunteers' enthusiasm, and so far we've successfully managed to strike a balance!</p><p>Once the volunteers come back, they come back to us for a whole month, where we give them the tools to <strong>reflect upon their volunteering experience</strong>. And more importantly, to share what they've learnt by organizing local events. The idea is also to accompany and support the volunteer in his personal project.</p>

Allocation of funds

<p><img alt="Eurasia_twin_gif-1496224054" src=""></p><p>But "Eurasia Twin" has not reached perfection yet, it's a lot of hard work on a daily basis, but let's be honest, it's also a matter of means...</p><p>By supporting our crowdfunding campaign, you will contribute to sustaining our project and enabling a brand new and enhanced timetable with:</p><p> </p><p><strong>* TWO EXTRA TRAINING DAYS*</strong></p><p><em>Includes: cost of educational material; employees and external speakers = 2000e</em></p><p><strong>-  </strong>DAY 1 "A volunteer's guide to ICTs":<strong> </strong>How to create and manage a blog, managaing an online community, managing a website</p><p><strong>-</strong> DAY 2 "Intercultural Management": Workshop on stereotypes, debate on the theme of interculturality and its role in society</p><p> </p><p><strong>* TWO GUEST SPEAKERS *</strong></p><p><em>Includes: cost of two speakers for two days = 1000e</em></p><p>- One expert on: Security, Conflict Management, Risk Prevention</p><p>- One expert on: careers' advice (CV in French and English; cover letter) </p><p> </p><p><strong>* RENTING A VENUE FOR THE TRAINING*</strong></p><p><em>Includes: a venue with a capacity to host 20 to 25 people and which is suitable to the training activities = 1000e</em></p><p> </p><p><strong>* TRAINING MATERIAL*</strong></p><p><em>Includes: desk material, catridges, flipboards, video projector = 500e</em></p><p> </p><p><strong>* A GUIDE TO ETHICAL VOLUNTEERING*</strong></p><p><em>Includes: writing up, design, printing = 1000e</em></p><p> </p><p><strong>* A MENTOR *</strong></p><p><em>Includes: cost of hiring someone who is qualified as a volunteer's mentor for 3 days = 1000e</em></p><p> </p><p>****************8% of the project will be directed to KissKiss BankBank = 500e<strong> ********************</strong></p><p> </p><p><strong>Thanks in advance for your support!</strong></p><p></p><p>KissKiss from our Dream Team from right to left:</p><p><strong>Amel </strong>- "Communication" likes to stalk people on Instragram</p><p><strong>Bertrand</strong> - "General Coordinator and Founding Member" likes tacky sunglasses</p><p><strong>Olympe</strong> - "Crowdfunding" likes to please us with Banana Cake</p><p><strong>Marwan</strong> - "Webmaster" likes to photoshop his colleagues</p><p><strong>Arnaud</strong> - "Development" likes to read the horoscope to his fellow Geminis</p><p><strong>Sophie</strong> - "Fundraising" likes her daily litre of Coke Zero</p><p><strong>Noémie</strong> - "International Cooperation" likes to argue about politics</p><p> </p><p><img alt="P1060326-1496319358" src=""></p>



Bénéficiez d'une RÉDUCTION FISCALE de 66%. Un don de 10 euros vous coûte 3,4 euros ***Un méga GÉANT REMERCIEMENT sur le site internet et les réseaux sociaux d’Eurasia Net + ***Le STICKERS EMBLÉMATIQUE de l’asso + ***Invitation au GROUPE TRÈS PRIVE pour suivre toutes les actualités de nos volontaires à l’autre bout du monde

Estimated delivery: September 2017


Bénéficiez d'une RÉDUCTION FISCALE de 66%. Un don de 30 euros vous coûte 10,1€ euros ***Même chose qu’avant + ***INVITATION au succulent REPAS EURASIE concocté par nos volontaires... hmmmmmm

Estimated delivery: September 2017


Bénéficiez d'une REDUCTION FISCALE de 66%.Un don de 50 euros vous coûte 17€ euros ***Même chose qu’avant + ***La LISTE INDISPENSABLE du SAC DE VOYAGE du parfait baroudeur < 10 Kg en PDF

Estimated delivery: September 2017


Bénéficiez d'une RÉDUCTION FISCALE de 66%.Un don de 65 euros vous coûte 22€ euros ***Même chose qu’avant + *** 1 superbe TEE-SHIRT designer par nos volontaires ( 3 exemples au choix) à récupérer lors de la soirée de clôture.

Estimated delivery: September 2017


A BIG THANK YOU ! + A Sticker of Eurasia Net + The list of all you need in your adventurer's bag + a T-shirt designed by our volunteers *** The most beautiful photography shot by one of our volunteer.

Estimated delivery: September 2017


Bénéficiez d'une RÉDUCTION FISCALE de 66%. Un don de 100 euros vous coûte 33euros ***Même chose qu’avant + ***Une PLANTE DEPOLLUANTE d’Asie pour votre intérieur ( Aglaonema )

Estimated delivery: September 2017


    The same rewards + *** RANDOM DRAW FOR the perfect volunteer kit : Bagback / Survival kit / Solar Compass / Solar lamp / Survival blanket ...

    Estimated delivery: September 2017


    ***Same reward + ***A scratch world map to discover all the hidden secret of our planet

    Estimated delivery: September 2017


      /// COMPANY PACK /// for 5 employees *** A training course about interculturality and initiation on Asian language. Program : Debates, Role play, Testimony, language courses

      Estimated delivery: September 2017

      Make a donation

      Give what I want