Description: Centre of German Culture Widerstrahl Project: The project was initiated by centre of German culture Widerstrahl with expectations to acquaint Ukrainian youth with German roots and international volunteers about places of living of ethnic Germans in Kyiv and Transcarpathian regions and doing activities for improving of territories connected with a history of their living.
Type of Work: Volunteers will help to renovate territories where ethnic Germans used to live and work. It includes improvement of cemeteries, parks and etc. During this project coordinators will organize meetings and visits for volunteers with representatives of different German minority institutions from Kyiv and Transcarpathian regions: museums, churches etc.
Study Theme: The volunteers, in addition to developing different skills in several physical activities (renovating, painting etc), will become aware of the place of the German minority in Ukraine, its history and its current state
Accommodation: Volunteers will be accommodated in hostels/student dormitories and two nights in night trains. Three meals per day will be provided.
Requirements: What to bring: working gloves, working clothes, musical instruments, detailed information about your country, national games, good mood and motivation.
Approximate Location: The project will start and finish in Kyiv. During this camp volunteers will have possibility to see different historical places in Kyiv an Transcarpathian region.