Predeparture training: EVS is coming soon!

On Monday, 2d of Jully, Mission Jeunesse orginised the predeparture training for the volunteers who soon going to start their EVS: Sara celected for a project in Austria and Merwen – in Italy. It is one of the important steps of EVS programm which gives the opportunity to answer all the questions that volunteers have….

Le Jardin en Partage de la Baratte, Nevers

Le Jardin en partage (dans le quartier Courlis/Baratte.) – is a place which was created for people who want to rent a small piece of land and use it for gardering during 1 year. There is one interesting thing – people who work in the garden have different nationalities so that is a great chance…

Job d’été, Nevers 2018. PHOTO

On 11th of April  more then 200 people have visited Forum « Job d’été » which has taken place in Palais Ducal.   This event was orginized by Bureau Information Jeunesse (BIJ) to help youngsters find a summer or temporary job. There were 19 organizations including « agence d’intérim », informational stands  and other partners who provided various  jobs’ offers…

Carnaval des écoles, Nevers 2018. PHOTOS

On 6th of April central streets of Nevers were burst with colors and kids’ laugh. More then thousand of ecole maternelle and ecole elementaire pupils were dressed with different costumes, it was hard to find even two similiar outfit that day. Princesses and superheroes. Witches and doctors. We could also see very unique costumes which…

On-arrival training in Narbonne

In the end of March I have visited beautiful town on the very South of France – Narbonne. That was a meeting point for 13 EVS volunteers who arrived in France just recently. Participants and 2 trainers came together to speak up about the expectations regarding our EVS projects and in general just to meet…

Thoughts on France

My time here in France has gone by fast, 5 months already. Winter was a little colder than I expected with temperatures pretty similar to Denmark. I imagined travelling southward halfway across Europe would make winter a lot warmer but it wasn’t so! Thankfully the sun is out a lot more, and it is a…

Les portes de Nevers

The doors of Nevers are all unique. Red, green, blue and brown.  Each decorated differently – with floral, animal or geometrical ornament, with metal handles and knobs. Sometimes open, most of the time closed. These doors atracts attention like it’s paintings on the wall. Here are some for you to enjoy: