Below is a sample of some of the projects which UWC students have made a difference in Europe with GoMakeADifference’s support.
The Female Humans of War — Ensdorf, Germany – (2019)
Interviewing Syrian women refugees in Germany about their war experience and writing a blog about it.
Rujište Afforestation — Rujište & Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina – (2019)
Planting 1500 trees a year to repair forest fire damage and promote environmental stewardship in BiH
Phones4Refugees — England, UK – (2019)
Obtaining used phones and distributing them amongst refugees who are in need.
Initiative for Peace – Denmark — Roskilde, Denmark – (2019)
Connecting youth of diverse backgrounds to be a force against growing nationalism.
IFP Russia — Rostov on Don, Russia – (2019)
A peace building conference that aims to connect youth for a sustainable future
Helping blocked migrants in Spain — Bilbao or Madrid, Spain – (2019)
Detection of migrants with UWC profile, actions to prevent xenophobia and to set a guide for migrant
Greenlijan — Dilijan, Tavush Region, Armenia – (2019)
A project contributing to solve the deforestation of Dilijan through environmental education.
Decolonizing Education System in YDC in Lithuania — Kaunas, Lithuania – (2019)
This workshop-based project aims to change the perspective on education in YDC and inspire clients.
Activity Friend — Cardiff, Wales – (2019)
A service that will see volunteers do activities with people who have dementia
A space devoted to diversity — Follo, Norway – (2019)
A project which fosters intercultural understanding and challenges prejudices through activities.