Yearly Archives: 2018




Mosaic was European Voluntary Service trying to merge several different aspects of life and making them work together, blending them into one big picture. Done mostly in Bitola, it was a service project for two Spanish volunteers, Lidia and Andrea, and one Romanian, Luca. First important aspect of the whole […]

Mosaic in Bitola





    Again in Leysin, Switzerland, but from 20th September until 24th, this years Innovation’s Camp was held. The familiar setting and environment brought also the same topics: Ten Sing, the Youth and Parliament, Environment Action & Advocacy, Mental Health and Youth Empowerment. YMCA Bitola have sent former GLOW campers to […]

Innovation’s Camp in Switzerland 2018



“Here and Now was a training course for 26 youth workers from 8 countries (Bulgaria, Italy, Macedonia, Malta, Portugal, Spain, Turkey and Romania), held from 25th July-1st August 2018, in Izvoare, Maramures, Romania. A project organized by YMCA Baia Mare Association, funded by Erasmus Plus Program. Participants were of age […]

Here and now in Romania


Here we publish three posts from our guest blogger the Macedonian Kid, about the YMLP camp! Enjoy! PART I Chants, core values, s’mores and rough camping. If you know what those four things have in common that means you have been to the Young Men’s Leadership Project (YMLP). For those […]

Just Another YMLP Thing


INNOVATIONS IN EDUCATION FOR EMPLOYABILITY THROUGH CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS InnovatIon In youth Work In the field of youth work and non-formal education, innovation is key. Youth are looking for projects that give them an opportunity to step out of their comfort zones and challenge themselves. The Young Men’s leadership Project […]

Youth Employability Fairs at Camps GLOW & YMLP 2018








E.S.Y.L. stands for “Empowering Summercamp Youth Leaders”, and this was the third edition. The previous edition can be seen here.   The camp in the Netherlands was an incredible experience. Its goal was to improve our skills for organizing camps and to learn new things about this area. We got […]

Empowering Summercamp Youth Leders (ESYL) #3


After returning from this event, adaptation to daily routines went OK for me, although i noticed that people tended to be drawn toward me more then usually. I also noticed within my family they’ve become more calm then usually. Similar with the coworkers, but less intensive with them. What remains […]

Caring to communicate in the Czech Republic