EVS Volunteering in Kirov

EVS Volunteering in Kirov


MVNGO got financial support for the EVS project “Volunteering in Kirov” which gave the opportunity to a young italian volunteers to spend 10 months in Russia.

The project is realized on the basis of Vyatka Humanitarian Gymnasia with advanced course of English.

The project was implemented with support of experienced organization in EVS field SFERA movement.

Gymnasia has experience in international youth field and implements international youth programmes around the year.

One of the main aims of hosting EVS volunteer in organization is to allow young people to know about new cultures and languages, to experience non-formal education and to learn through after-class activities and voluntary actions.

Also the project is targeted on development of international cooperation in the field of volunteering and active citizenship.

One volunteer from Italy, Luca Argalia, was selected by Mine Vaganti NGO and  took part in the 10 months project in Russia.

The main objectives of the project were:

– promotion of tolerance between different countries for youth and children in Kirov,

– implementation of international projects and events for young people,

– organizational and methodical, analytical and informational support for staff of the hosting organization in sphere of social and cultural projects and events and youth leisure.

All this objectives were touched by active participation of the volunteer. Luca brought new ideas in to the work of organization.


a picture of Alberto, MVNGO’s EVS volunteer in Romania