I´m Rogelio Mancilla and I am doing an internship in the city of Shanghai in a company that sells canned foods (fruits and vegetables) around the world. I arrive a few weeks ago with high spirits and hopes to learn, and especially to learn about a new way of working and a new culture.
The company I work for is SHANGHAI Yusun-FOOD and my co-workers are all very friendly, although unfortunately I can´t speak to everyone, because I do not speak Mandarin and some of them do not know English, but gestures are sometimes enough.
From 23rd to 26th of September we have attended, as Federation EIL member, to WYSTIC (The World Youth and Student Travel Conference) the biggest European business to business event for the youth and student travel industry.
EVS: If you are thinking about doing a voluntary service in Europe: DO IT! It truly is a unique opportunityTue, 12/08/2014 - 09:13 — admin
When I arrived back home in Germany, my parents said immediately "you look kind of Spanish" ... but I had already begun to realize during my last weeks in Madrid, just HOW much this experience has changed me.
30 American students from different states have arrived to Spain to participate in non-formal and experiential programsWed, 09/07/2014 - 13:56 — admin
In these days about 30 American students from different cities and states have arrived to Spain. These young people, who come to our country through our International Summer Program (Group Programs) and thanks to the partnership with “World Learning”, will participate in non-formal and experiential programs in the following areas:
Interested on intercultural dialogue in the Euromed region? You won't reject this Anna Lindh Found's opportunityThu, 03/07/2014 - 18:29 — admin
Anna Lindh Foundation offer this two opportunities for Euromed countries students who are enrolled in a Bachelor or Master degree in social sciences and humanities to attend this summer prommes:
Seminar on Intercultural and Global Citizenship Education will take place in Hamburg from June 4th to 7thWed, 04/06/2014 - 12:40 — admin
Our communications manager, Neus Gozalbo, is flying to Hamburg to take part in the Seminar on Intercultural and Global Citizenship Education. This seminar is hold by Experiment E.V., YFU, CISV and EFIL in Hamburg from June, 4th to 7th.
Alejandra Espatolero in her EVS in The United Kingdom:"I recommend the wonderful experience of being EVS volunteer to everyone"Mon, 02/06/2014 - 12:30 — admin
We would like to share with you an interview to our EVS volunteer Alejandra Espatolero. She is doing her European Voluntary Service in Pestalozzi Organization in UK where she is teaching Spanish and organizing activities in order to get ready for conferences like “The International Model United Nations” and “The Hastings Winter Festival multicultural performance night.”
Hajar at the entrepreneurship course:"The seminar helped me to figure out in what kind of things I'd like to participate in"Fri, 16/05/2014 - 15:17 — admin
Hajar Elyâaquobi, from Thaqafat Association in Morocco, member of Federation EIL with AIPC Pandora, is one of the participants in the Advance Course in Entrepreneurship Skills. We had the chance to talked to her during the seminar.
The best Entrepreneurship Skills Seminar' conclusion is all the positive feedback from the participantsWed, 14/05/2014 - 17:55 — admin
From 5th-9th of May we held a memorable workshop in Madrid around Social Innovation. The event hosted 26 participants from 6 different countries: Egypt, Morocco, Germany, Italy, Turkey and Spain.
The main goal of the workshop was to enable participants to set up a purposeful project which empowers, engages and connects all stakeholders (starting with ourselves).
Paul Garay Londa from Bilbao tells us how his Civil Engineering Internship experience in Singapore is going. Paul studied Civil Engineering in Madrid and he had the chance to do an Internship at Sinohydro Engineering, a National Civil Engineering Company in Singapore. During his internship he has been working in the area of constructions, doing tenders for subway stations and learning a lot about how Singapore construction methodology works.