Services for people: how ASCs work in communities

New administrative services centers in communities allow getting documents done close to home. For example, a large family of Lebedevs in the village of Yerky in Cherkasy region has registered their tenth baby, its place of residence, applied for monetary aid and the “Mother-Heroine” title – all in one go. You can read success stories … Read more Services for people: how ASCs work in communities

Life without borders: What it means to be an Erasmuser

This year, Europe’s most popular education programme, Erasmus, celebrated its 30th anniversary. One of the programme’s biggest advocates, Umberto Eco, believes Erasmus created the first generation of young Europeans. Now the programme’s successor, Erasmus+, continues to unite young people from around the world under its umbrella of opportunities, ranging from university exchanges to volunteering.

European Voluntary Service an opportunity to make a difference and break free from borders

Liliya Faskhutdinova of Kyiv used to work for Air France. But at 29 years old she decided to volunteer in Turkey through the European Voluntary Service (EVS), helping refugee children access an education. When asked what prompted her decision, Faskhutdinova says, “sometimes it’s useful to take a pause in your career and change something; live … Read more European Voluntary Service an opportunity to make a difference and break free from borders