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EVS In ProMo-Cymru

Posted by Cisca from Cardiff - Published on 09/09/2014 at 16:10
5 comments » - Tagged as Culture, Education, People, Travel, Work & Training, Volunteering

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Hi everyone! I'm Francisca from Spain and I’m a new volunteer in Cardiff.

I’m a part of EVS (European Voluntary Service). It’s a program, co-funded by the European Commission, that provides opportunities for young people like us to acquire or improve skills for our personal, educational and professional development. I think that it’s a really good idea for learning and looking for new perspectives in our lives.

In my case, my coordinating organisation in Wales is UNA Exchange. They rent a house in the city for me and for another four volunteers from different countries who are working in other projects and companies and they will take care of us throughout our volunteering here. So, everything is going to be perfect!

I’m very lucky because I’ll work in ProMo-Cymru for the next eleven months and I'll be with the team that supports the CLIC project. I'm really happy with this program because it's a new opportunity for learning about communication solutions, media and cultural developments with youth people.

I really want to do this volunteering. It will be nice, I'm sure, so I'll bring all my energy to ProMo-Cymru! Ready... steady... GO! 

You can read more about EVS here.

You can meet some of our previous EVS volunteers here:


Articles Â» Categories Â» Volunteering

Info Â» World, Europe, UK & Wales Â» Living Abroad Â» Emigration

Organisations Â» UNA Exchange - International Volunteer Projects / Cyfnewid UNA – Prosiectau Gwirfoddol Rhyngwladol

Events Â» September 2014: Sprout Editorial Group Meeting

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Commented 20 months ago - 9th September 2014 - 16:21pm

Nice to meet you!

I'm looking forward to work with you :)

Tom (Sub-Editor)

Tom (Sub-Editor)

Commented 20 months ago - 9th September 2014 - 16:36pm

Nice to meet you, Francisca!

We're all delighted to have you with us :)



Commented 20 months ago - 9th September 2014 - 22:00pm

Hola Francisca! :) Welcome to cardiff!
I'm currently in the middle of sorting out my own EVS project, so I'd love to come and talk to you about your experience if you're in the office sometime! :)

Sam Sprout (Editor)

Sam Sprout (Editor)

Commented 20 months ago - 10th September 2014 - 10:59am

Hi Francisca! Nice to meet you and I hope you're enjoying the weather we having here, it's going to get a whole lot rainier!


Commented 20 months ago - 11th September 2014 - 16:45pm

Cool SamuelPatterson! :)

Thank you so much to everyone! I'm glad to meet you :D

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