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The photo shows the cover of the brochure on global standards in voluntary service. Photo: IVCO

Global Standard for Volunteering for Development

Bonn/Kigali, 6th December 2019. The International Forum for Volunteering in Development has developed global standards for volunteering and presented them at the International Volunteer Cooperation Organisations’ Conference in Kigali.

Young people are standing in a circle and having a discussion. Photo: TYC

Diverse activities for young people in Tanzania

Bonn, 3rd December 2019. The Tanzania Youth Coalition (TYC), the AGYI’s implementation organisation in Tanzania, looks back on an intensive and diverse year in 2019.

Group photo of Autumn School participants waving into the camera. Foto: Engagement Global

Autumn School for Sustainable Entrepreneurship

Bonn/Accra, 3rd December 2019. The Autumn School for Sustainable Entrepreneurship took place from 1st to 5th November 2019 in Accra, Ghana, and focused on ‘E-waste and the circular economy’.

: The Respect Guide. Photo: i-Päd – intersektionale Pädagogik

The Respect Guide

Bonn, 15th November 2019. The Respect Guide is a guide for respectful interaction which is used in international youth encounters and has now been translated into French.

The photo shows the two men René Fadonougbo and Koudoussou Laourou from the network of the German-African Youth Initiative in Benin. Photo: Engagement Global

The Réseau AGYI Benin introduces itself

Bonn, 14th November 2019. The network of the German-African Youth Initiative in Benin, the Réseau AGYI Bénin, introduces itself.

The picture shows a group of young people. Photo: African Union

Africa Youth Month

Bonn, 14th November 2019. In November young people around the globe celebrate Africa Youth Month with different activities.

The participants of Conference are standing together for a photo. Photo: BKJ / Anna Spindelndreier

Conference "Expanding Perspectives Globally"

Bonn/Cologne, 4th November 2019. At the conference "Expanding Perspectives Globally", held from 30 to 31 October 2019 by the Federal Association for Cultural Education for Children and Young People, discussions between stakeholders from exchange and voluntary work programmes included the topic of long-term partnerships.

The picture shows a group of young people. Photo: African Union

Africa Youth Day

Bonn, 31st October 2019. The 1st of November is proclaimed Africa Youth Day by the African Union. Organizations all over the world celebrate this day.

Photo of the brochure “Sporty language animation“ in German and French

Sporty language games – Collection of methods

Bonn, 30th October 2019. Language animation is a playful method that helps groups grow together. The German Sports Youth has now published a brochure on sporty language animation.

Group photo of 40 young people who participated in the Continental Summit of the Alumni Network in Johannesburg. Photo: SAAN

Southern African Alumni Network Continental Summit

Bonn/Johannesburg, 23rd Ocotber 2019. The Southern African Alumni Network (SAAN) organised a continental summit focusing on an alumni exchange from volunteer and exchange programmes from 23rd to 25th October 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

A man and a woman are presenting information at the AGYI Launch in 2016. Photo: Engagement Global

AGYI Innovation Fund

Bonn, 21st October 2019. Call for Applications for projects in the field of global citizenship in Benin, Ghana, South Africa, Tanzania and Togo.

The picture shows a group of about 20 people who are posing for a group photo. Photo: Engagement Global

Trainers Exchange

Bonn/Addis Ababa, 10th October 2019. At a workshop in Addis Ababa from 2 to 4 September 2019, trainers shared ideas about the possibilities of educational support for young people in youth exchanges and voluntary services.