Want to know what stereotypes about Ukrainians in European youth, Is it possible to cook dumplings in the oven, and what should be the perfect international youth camp? Then read!!! Enver Kaneev from Young Council YMCA Lviv talks about youth program SALM 2018 - Youth engagement in Europe in Strasbourg (France). [...]
#Be the PEACE you want What would you think first about Budapest – the former imperial capital of one of the most powerful state worldwide? Gorgeous landscapes, unforgettable views, marvelous architecture styles and cozy, friendly streets, welcoming you for a cap of soft BudaCoffee… No, first of all, Budapest for me is a unique [...]
In July, we met with American youth from St. Louis. Young leaders from the Gateway Region YMCA with their educators Greg and Shelley came to us. We have not seen such an organized, friendly and fun team before. Boys volunteer at YMCA Sports Centers as instructors of swimming for sick children. Girls are engaged [...]
This summer YMCA Lviv hosted guests from Egypt. We welcomed six boys and girls from YMCA OF MINYA with their leaders Adele and Dina. Our youth met at the 25th anniversary of YMCA in Ukraine, which was held in the Carpathians. There we together admired the beauty of the mountains, were [...]
From June 21 to 25, Lviv students - graduates of the School of Social Leadership, who formed the Young Council of YMCA Lviv , visited Denmark. The youth came to the invitation of our partners from the city of Arhus KFUM og KFUK i Distrikt Aarhus. Within a few days Lviv students gained practical management skills, teamwork, [...]
Youth and totalitarianism. What is freedom? Why should you appreciate it? How to feel free in every movement, every sound and every look? How can one think of the past, which we, fortunately, did not find? See this in the Voices of Freedom film about the trainings of the Youth and Totalitarianism project. Over [...]
Training was aimed on using games in our social work with youth and adults especially those who are in crisys situations including IDP. Traning was initiated by the Richter foundation (Netherlands) and included participation of youth from Georgia, Armenia, Azerbayjan, Netherlands, Slovakia and Ukraine.
Initial presentation of the Hong Kong YMCA in YMCA-Lviv scheduled to introduce the possibilities of eventual cooperation at YMCA local-to-local level. Together with Lviv youth, Chinese students discussed the opportunities for the university and volunteer exchange programs, specially in the IT industry. To experience a Xmas festive season in Ukraine, the YMCA-Lviv organized a workshop [...]