The partners of the #eQyvol project are proud to be organising the first European Youth Volunteering Award.

Organisations from the Erasmus+ Programme Countries who are involved in the coordination or management of youth volunteering projects and/or activities can participate in the award by completing this application and returning it by the 15th May 2022 to: award@eqyvol.eu

All applications will be assessed by the partners of the eQyvol project according to a number of evaluation points. The winner will be invited (one person with all expenses covered) to attend the award ceremony in Brussels, Belgium on 28th June, 2022.




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FOURTH PROJECT MEETING

On 17th February, the fourth meeting of the eQyvol project took place online.

In this meeting, the project partners discussed and agreed on the evaluation criteria for the European Youth Volunteering Award 2022. Any organisation from the Erasmus+ Programme Countries involved in the coordination or management of youth volunteering programmes and/or activities will be able to participate in this award. The jury will assess the applications using the recently defined European Quality Standards in Youth Volunteering. The winner will be invited to attend the award ceremony in Brussels, Belgium in June 2022.

Further information about the European Youth Volunteering Award 2022 will soon be published here.




THIRD PROJECT MEETING

On 14th December, the third meeting of the eQyvol project took place online.

In this meeting, the project partners evaluated the results from the European consultation carried out during the last two months in order to identify the most commonly used quality standards in youth volunteering across the EU.

Based on the results from the consultation, the project partners will produce the first version of the European Quality Standards in Youth Volunteering which will be openly published at www.eqyvol.eu in March 2022. Next, the project partners will organise a pilot testing involving youth volunteering organisations from all countries across the EU. Based on the feedback from the testers, the project partners will define and implement the necessary improvements before the publication of the final version of the European Quality Standards in Youth Volunteering in November 2022.




SECOND PROJECT MEETING

On 1st September 2021, the second meeting of the eQyvol project took place online.

In this meeting, the project partners defined the methodology for the consultation that we will carry out in all EU countries in order to identify the most commonly used quality standards in youth volunteering across the EU.

The results from the consultation will be used to produce the first version of the European Quality Standards in Youth Volunteering. Next, we will organise a pilot testing involving youth volunteering organisations from all across the EU. Based on the feedback from the testers, we will define and implement the necessary improvements before the publication of the final version of the European Quality Standards in Youth Volunteering in November 2022.




KICKOFF MEETING

On 8th June 2021, the kickoff meeting of the eQyvol project took place online.

The project aims at defining and disseminating across the EU the first European Quality Standards in Youth Volunteering.

In this meeting, the project partners established the guidelines and work plan for the definition of the standards.