Open Calls

The European Intercultural Forum e. V. provides opportunities to NGO workers and youth to participate in international educational projects such as youth exchanges, seminars, training courses and volunteering projects. The programmes are open only for resident of Germany. If you want to receive directly the calls for participants/ volunteers, please drop us a message at eif.germany@googlemail.com. Moreover please note that youth opportunities are published on the database www.rausvonzuhaus.de under “Last-Minute” and on the EuroDesk Last minute at http://lastminute.eurodesk.eu/


Current open calls


European Solidarity Corps (ESC) at the Community Volunteers Foundation in Izmir, 12 months starting on March 1, 2020
We are currently recruiting two volunteers from Germany for a European Solidarity Corps at the regional coordination center of the Community Volunteers Foundation (TOG) located in Izmir in Turkey. The two volunteers will take part in the ESC service from March 1, 2020 to February 28, 2021. More information here.


European Solidarity Corps (ESC) at the the Pinhole Youth Center in Samsun, Turkey, at the Black Sea coast, 12 months starting on March 1, 2020
We are currently recruiting two volunteers from Germany for a European Solidarity Corps at the Pinhole Youth Center of the Community Volunteers Foundation (TOG) located in Samsun in Turkey, at the Black Sea coast. The two volunteers will take part in the ESC service from March 1, 2020 to February 28, 2021. More information here.


International Training Programme “Empowering Youth – Countering Populism” February 2020 – July 2020
We are currently recruiting participants resident in Germany for the international training programme “Empowering Youth – Countering Populism”. The educational programme features four main activities:
– Distant learning phase I – Framing populism and chauvinism (February/ March 2020, 4 weeks online)
– Residential Training Course “Understanding Populist Challenges – Framing Civic Responses (23-31 March 2020, Bakuriani, Georgia)
– Distant learning phase II – Community research (April-May 2020)
– Residential Training Course “Designing grass-root civic responses to counter populism and chauvinism” (01-09 June 2020, Kobuleti, Georgia)
Participation is only possible for the programme as a whole, and not for single programme activities. For more information and modalities to apply, see here.
Deadline to apply: January 26, 2020


European Solidarity Corps “Discover the Caucasus” at the Youth Initiative Centre of Gyumri, Armenia, start on 01.09.2020 for 12 months
We are currently recruiting two volunteers from Germany for a placement at the youth organisation Youth Initiative Center in Armenia. See more details here.
Deadline: 1st February 2020


European Solidarity Corps “Discover the Caucasus” at the Association SIQA in Rustavi, Georgia, start on 01.09.2020 for 12 months
We are currently recruiting two volunteers from Germany for a placement at the youth organisation Association SIQA in Georgia. See more details here.
Deadline: 1st February 2020


European Solidarity Corps “Discover the Caucasus” at the Youth Cooperation Center of Dilijan, Armenia, start on 01.09.2020 for 12 months
We are currently recruiting two volunteers from Germany for a placement at the Youth Cooperation Center of Dilijan in Armenia. Volunteers will organise various youth activities around European cultures in schools and youth centers, in tandem with another volunteer from Germany. See more details here.
Deadline: 1st February 2020


European Solidarity Corps (ESC) at the ASHA Center
We are currently looking for 1 volunteer from Germany for a ESC volunteering year from end of November for 10 months at the ASHA Center, Forest of Dean, near Gloucester. The volunteer will be volunteering in an international team of 8 ESC volunteers and many local and international staff members. Tasks include hospitality for international guests, gardening in a bio-dynamic garden, inter-faith and inter-cultural activities, and much more. More information here.