Programme: Youth in Action Programme; Action 2- European Voluntary Service
Funded by: European Commission. Spanish National Agency. INJUVE
Duration: 6 M
Lead Organisation: INTRAS foundation (Spain)
• Polish Robert Schuman Foundation (Poland)
• Associazione Culturale “Strauss”.
This EVS project “EDURNE” meets the objective of bringing the notion and values of Europe to young people throughout the voluntary experience, fostering collaboration, solidarity and tolerance and promoting social cohesion within European Union. This initiative is addressed to stimulate active collaboration and volunteering as well as to combat social exclusion of youth people with disabilities due to mental illness. Activities carry out within EDURNE project at the Vocational Training Centre and the Cognitive Rehabilitation Centre, running by INTRAS Foundation, contribute to the exchange of experiences and ideas, to the volunteers’ personal development as well as serving as a first encounter with the professional world.