Below is a sample of some of the projects which UWC students have made a difference in Europe with GoMakeADifference’s support.
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.
Balkan Leadership Initiative short course 2018 — Tirana, Albania – (2018)
Project outline: We want to organize a peace-builiding and educational summer course with participants from 6 different Balkan countries aiming to form networks of collaboration for a more prosperous region.
The Color of Peace — Bila Tserkva, Ukraine – (2017)
To raise the awareness of ~30 students from Bila Tserkva, Ukraine, about peace building and conflict resolution and at the end, convey the message of the project by the help of ART, that students will create in damaged streets of the region.
Paint the World — Various, UK, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Malayasia – (2015)
To get teenagers to get involved with their own communities.
Networking 101 — Skopje & Struga, Macedonia – (2015)
Seminar for young Macedonias to learn core leadership skills.
Summer Camp in Moscow — Moscow, Russia – (2012)
Cultural education, shared environment, personal growth, enthic understanding.
D.A.S.H (Drug & Alcohol Self Help) — Bridgend, Wales – (2004)
To prepare and network in order to set up a AC service for drug counciling.