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How about volunteering in Slovenia

2 May , 2017  

How about volunteering in Slovenia? Would you like to spend six unforgettable months doing an EVS project in KNOF social company, in a beautiful town od Sevnica, starting from June 1st? Agora Aveiro is a partner on “UNCOVER STEPS TO DREAMS” project and there is one placement for a youngster from Portugal. The only requirements are:…

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Free Hugs at the University of Aveiro

1 Mar , 2017   Gallery

They were barely out of exam season, and already the students from the University of Aveiro were worrying about a new semester. Since it was February, and the sun still refused to cooperate and brighten their day, we took it upon ourselves to do something. First, we made hundreds of fortune cookies with quotes to…

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New EVS opportunity in Agora Aveiro

26 Dec , 2016  

There is a new EVS opportunity in Agora Aveiro! Our long-term EVS project “SPRING: Skills, Practices & Results for Inclusive  Never-ending Growth ” has just been approved. We are now looking for a volunteer from Serbia, preferably with fewer opportunities, to join us between March and June 2017 here in Aveiro. The topics of the…

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Video of DO STH NICE EVS project is online

22 Dec , 2016   Video

evs volunteers, do sth nice project

Video of DO STH NICE EVS project is online! Check it out and see how our EVS volunteers spent their 4 months in Aveiro. DO SHT NICE: “Discover Opportunities, Seize The Hour & Never Ignore Creative Energy” was an EVS project that took place in Aveiro in summer of 2016. We hosted 6 volunteers from 5…

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The new EVS volunteers are in town

3 Sep , 2016  

New EVS volunteers are in town!

There are new EVS volunteers in town! For the first time, Agora Aveiro will coordinate an EVS project for another institution. We selected two EVS volunteers, Martina from Hungary and Cristina from Romania, to work in Maternura, an association in Ílhavo, near Aveiro. They arrived this week, safe and sound, and are ready to start…

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Human Library about EVS opportunities

22 Aug , 2016  

Did you know that any European, between the ages of 18 and 30, has the chance to spend up to one year living in another country? Volunteer in different institutions with paid accommodation, travel expenses and health insurance? Come to our “Human Library” event that will take place in Mercado Manuel Firmino, on the 10th…

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Guerrilla Gardening and spreading positive attitudes

30 May , 2016  

It is not our main field of activity, but we like to say that Agora Aveiro has been spreading positive attitudes since 2010. This time we did it by doing some Guerrilla Gardening! Inspired by a well-known worldwide movement and powered by our tireless volunteers (special thanks to the biologists among them), we spread around…

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“A Mile in My Shoes”, a training course in Serbia

30 May , 2016  

For the first time, Agora Aveiro organised an Erasmus+ project to be held out of Portugal. “A Mile in My Shoes” was a training course that took place in Belgrade, Serbia. This ten-day training lasted from the 5th to the 14th of March, 2016. 22 youth workers, professionals and volunteers, gathered to learn, discuss, and…

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What does it mean to be a volunteer of Agora Aveiro?

19 Nov , 2015  

what does it mean to be a volunteer of agora aveiro?

Many of you have been asking us what does it mean to be a volunteer of Agora Aveiro, to whom are we helping, what are we doing and why. We will try to respond your questions. Agora Aveiro is a youth association that promotes an active citizenship. We don’t fight for one specific cause or help…

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Let’s celebrate Mental Health Day

7 Oct , 2015  

Dia da Saúde Mental

Let’s celebrate Mental Health Day! Like last years Agora Aveiro is preparing an activity for this important Day that is celebrated worldwide. This time, we want to write love letters to ourselves and we invite you to do the same! It’s going to happen on October 10th, in Forum in Aveiro. You just need to…

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Six youngsters represent Agora Aveiro in Croatia

20 Sep , 2015  

Six youngsters will represent Agora Aveiro in Croatia. They will participate in Erasmus+ funded training course entitled „Entrepreneurship School for Youth Workers – empowering for combating unemployment of youth in local communities“ that will take place in Croatian island Krk, this September. Thanks to the Erasmus plus program and to fruitful partnership between Croatian Forum for…

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Guerrilla in Aveiro: Project Valentino

16 Feb , 2015   Gallery

Guerrilla Project Valentino happened in Aveiro and suddenly our town was in all the local and national media! YALA (Your Active Life in Aveiro), our brand new EVS project has started and volunteers got the first task: they had to invent, prepare and lead some guerrilla activity. Guerrilla is trademark of Agora Aveiro and so…

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