The European Intercultural Forum e. V. (EIF) is a non-profit, non-governmental and non-political organisation which operates on international level in the field of international cooperation and development, peace education, active citizenship, empowerment and capacity development. The objectives of the organisation are:
1. to contribute to peaceful development in the Western Balkans and the South Caucasus by strengthening the civil society and fostering democratic development
2. to provide intercultural learning experiences to youth and adults to enhance intercultural tolerance and mutual understanding
3. to provide exchange opportunities to NGOs representatives to discover and promote best-practices in international cooperation and peace education
19.08.2014 / Report of activities: Seminar "Crossroad Exclusion and Gender" Armenia
The report of activities of the seminar "Crossroad Exclusion and Gender" that took place on June 5-13, 2014 in Dilijan, Armenia, is published on the EIF website. The project was co-organised with Youth Cooperation Center of Dilijan NGO and funded by the Youth in Action programme of the European Commission. If you want to check out the activities and results of the events, check out this link
25.07.2014 / Manual "Mainstreaming Peace Education - Methodologies, Approaches and Visions: A Practioner's Manual" published!
The manual is an outcome of the 2-years Learning Partnership "Mainstreaming Peace Education" which gathered 6 partner organisations from Spain, Turkey, France, England, The Netherlands and the European Intercultural Forum e. V. in Germany. Check out the publication here!
24.07.2014 / Last preparations for the Training Course "Empowering Youth" taking place in Georgia!
From 30th July to 7th August 2014, the European Intercultural Forum e. V. organises an international training course for 28 NGO workers for all across Europe. The theme of the course is youth empowerment and active citizenship. The course takes place in Georgia and hosted by the Academy for Peace and Development. More information about the project here.
04.07.2014 / Opportunities under the European Voluntary Service
We have several volunteering opportunities to get involved for up to one year in youth organisations in Azerbaijan and Romania. Check out under "Open Calls"!
16.06.2014 / Seminar on gender completed!
On 5-13 June 2014, we co-organised a seminar on gender and exclusion in Dilijan, Armenia. The seminar gathered 30 youth and social workers from 11 countries. Check out the blog of the project here: https://crossroadgender.wordpress.com/