- Name of the project: “Shape Your Future Through Erasmus+”
- Date of Project: 17-27 October 2022
- Sending Organization: ”BRAVO”
- Place: Kızkalesi, Erdemli, Mersin, Türkiye
- Participants aged: 16 – 30
- The number of participants:
Romania – 6 participants
Italy – 6 participants
Lithuania – 6 participants
Croatia -4 participants
- Working language: English
- Deadline for applying: 05.10.2022
This project is financed by the European Commission through the Erasmus Plus Program. This publication reflects the view only of the author, and the European Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein. By Erasmus+ rules organizers will cover travel costs, accommodation and food.
The despair that arises when young people choose the wrong occupation target causes them to be worried about not achieving the target and then to abandon the target, namely unemployment. Choosing a profession is one of the most important decisions a person will make during his or her life. Today, the most common “instability” affects this. It is necessary to turn this instability of young people into a stable state and to contribute to career choice and career choice.
- The main objective of our project is to prevent wrong choice of profession or wrong profession goal, to learn the ways of young people to achieve a happy business life and to pass on to society.
- To learn the right choice of profession for someone, to prevent the wrong choice of profession
- Demonstrating the negative consequences of the concepts of popular occupation, guaranteed occupation, family and community pressure in the choice of occupation and developing policies to combat it.
- To raise awareness of the right choice of profession in the community and parents
- To take initiative, develop entrepreneurship and creativity in young people
- Researching and learning new generation strategies in finding a job; Interviews, Interviews, CV and Motivation Letter preparation techniques to learn the job opportunities of young people to increase
- Enhancing cooperation in Europe and increasing the institutional capacity of youth organizations
- Providing the personal development and socialization of the participants
PARTICIPANT PROFILE & NUMBER
We are expecting participants to be older than 16 years old and between 16-30 years old, participants who are under 16 years old will not be accepted to the program. Group Leaders: preferably between 25 and 35 y.o and with previous experiences in ErasmusPlus projects and a good knowledge of English. It is also requested to take gender balance under consideration while selecting participants. Please give priority to people who have had few or no opportunities to live experiences of this type and/or experience intercultural learning activities). All participants should be interested in project topics and their full motivation to take part in all activities will be expected.
ACCOMMODATION AND FOOD
During the project, participants will be hosted in a Hotel that meets international quality standards in Erdemli District of Mersin Province. There will be different rooms (divided by gender) and 2-4 participants will stay in the room. The facility will be equipped with all necessary technical facilities. We also ask you to bring personal things such as your shampoo, gel, etc. All costs related to accommodation and food (3 meals per day; breakfast, lunch & supper, warm drinks in coffee breaks) will be covered by the project budget. There will be no participation fee. If there will be vegetarian or vegan participants we will also provide food for them depending on their eating choices, diets, or special needs if you inform us about your eating habits/allergies through the mail one week from the start of the project implementation.
TRANSPORTATION AND VISA
Transportation costs of all participants will be covered by the project budget depending on the limits of the distance calculator of the European Commission. Participants who need visa will need to buy their visa stamps from the airport as soon as they will land to first borderline or through internet https://www.evisa.gov.tr/en/ and it is not more than 60 €s mostly. Visa costs will not be paid in case some participants will need visa since we didn’t mention about this in project budget on application process
REIMBURSEMENT AMOUNT for TRAVEL EXPENSES
✓ COOPERATIVA SOCIALE LO SPAZIO DELLE IDEE S.C.S.A.R.L. (Italy) – 360 €
✓ ASOCIATIA TINERILOR CU INITIATIVA CIVICA (Romania) – 275 €
✓ Tarptautinis bendradarbiavimo centras (Lithuania) – 360 €
✓ Udruga Andjeli (Croatia) – 275 €
INSURANCE & HEALTH ISSUES & COVID-19 SPECIAL MEASURES
The participants are themselves responsible to get a travel & health insurance which is valid in Türkiye & Schengen region. We strongly suggest participants to have insurance. If anyone who uses medicine should bring with themselves, we will not give any medicine. “Each participant should check travel regulations before their travel”.
We kindly ask that all participants arrive on the first day(arrival day) of the project. We want to avoid unnecessary complications and create a safe and secure working environment. At the end of the Project or before the Project or after and before the project it is possible to stay 2 days (in total) more in Türkiye at one’s own expense and to be reimbursed for the travel. In these extra days participants have to cover their expenses.
Participants have to be vaccinated (minimum 2 doses of BionTech) or recovered from Covid-19 in last 7 months, otherwise they will not be allowed to get involved in the activities.
Sakarya, formerly Adapazarı, city, northwestern Turkey. It lies in a fertile plain west of the Sakarya River, situated along the old military road from Istanbul to the west. The region came under Ottoman control in the early 14th century, and the city acquired its present name at the end of the 18th century.
Sakarya is an agricultural and industrial center. It is connected by a branch line to the main railway system of Anatolia, by which its wheat, tobacco, fruits, and vegetables are transported to the Istanbul markets. The city has a large sugar beet processing plant. A stone bridge that was built during the reign of the Byzantine emperor Justinian I is the only surviving ancient monument. Pop. (2000) 283,752; (2013 est.) 439,602.
Sakarya (Turkish: Sakarya ili) is a province in Turkey, located on the coast of Black Sea. The Sakarya River creates a webbing of estuaries in the province. Sakarya is located in the Marmara Region. Its adjacent provinces are Kocaeli to the west, Bilecik to the south, Bolu to the southeast, and Düzce to the east.
Sakarya is situated on the Ankara–Istanbul Highway. It is connected through both road and rail. Sakarya is serviced by Istanbul‘s Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. The current mayor of Sakarya is Ekrem Yüce as of 2019. (AKP). The city of Sakarya, one of the most important cities in Turkey for its rapid growth and development, is also attention worthy for its natural beauties and cultural richness. It is one of the paradise-like spots of the country with its sea, beaches, lakes, rivers, highlands, thermal springs along with traditional Ottoman lifestyle districts such as Taraklı and Geyve, and historical relics inherited from the Byzantine and Ottoman eras that are worth witnessing.
The Turks conquered the city of Sakarya in the 13th century. There was intensive immigration from Caucasia and the Balkans in the 18th and 19th centuries. The last massive immigration was in 1989. Thanks to the developing industry and being at a transportation crossroads, the city still receives domestic migration today. Sakarya is notable in the Marmara Region.
The city of Sakarya is surrounded with the city of Düzce in the East, Bolu in the South East, Bilecik in the South, Kocaeli in the West and the Black Sea in the North. The city of Sakarya has 16 districts which are; Adapazarı, Akyazı, Arifiye, Erenler, Ferizli, Geyve, Hendek, Karapürçek, Karasu, Kaynarca, Kocaali, Pamukova, Sapanca, Serdivan, Söğütlü and Taraklı.
How to apply?
- Complete the BRAVO- APPLICATION FORM with CV and Motivation Letter in English title as following ”name of the project you are applying for” until 23:59 on deadline day.
- Deadline for applying: 05.10.2022.
- Prelection results: 07.10.2022.
- PARTICIPATION FEE: NO PARTICIPATION FEE
- If you have any questions don’t hesitate to contact us at: [email protected]