The United Nations Association of Slovenia (UNAS) hosted the workshop “Intercultural Dialogue”, led by our volunteer Ana Podgornik. Participants were offered an insight into the main characteristics and challenges of intercultural dialogue, as well as the issue of intercultural conflicts.
This September volunteers of UNA Slovenia Youth Section participated at the 12th LUPA bazaar (bazaar of Slovenian NGOs), which has taken place at Prešeren square in Ljubljana. LUPA 2013 festival was promoting the role and importance of more than 150 Slovenian NGOs. Continue reading
We are glad to inform you that the F.A.Q. is online now, mainly written by Maciek Lekowski from Poland and from the UNYANET advice team. You can find the link on the head of the webpage or directly over http://www.unyanet.org/f-a-q. The F.A.Q. shall answer the most important questions about UNYANET and the idea of the network. If you miss a question, please let us know by sending a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Dear Members and Friends of UNYANET,
A very successful year for international young volunteers has come to an end. After several months of development and discussions, representatives from 11 associations met August 2011 in Vienna to establish UNYANET. Since then, all at this event established working groups are planning several projects. Regular online meetings were organised to share news and knowledge among the member associations and together with UNYA-Switzerland, UNYANET has successfully held its first event, a Media Worshop in November. Furthermore we managed to get some stong partners; Besides UNIS Geneva and UNIS Vienna, Adobe is supporting UNYANET with a conference server and we are in close contact with other supporters for the upcoming projects.
For 2012, we are planing quite a lot of smaller and bigger projects and the YPCS/GA 2012 has to be planed as well. Information will be published as soon as they are available. Meanwhile, we wish all of you a good start into the new year.
Daniel & Michael
The website of UNYANET is on the process to be finished. We are only waiting for some features to be activated. Other features like a world map to show where the member associations come from will be added later as well. However, what is important the moment:
Your Website – Your News – Your Events
This is the most important aspect of our website: the possibility to add news and events by our member associations. We encourage all of you to write news and add events to share your efforts, projects and ideas with other members and people that are interested in our work.
We are wokring on the site and are updating it constantly. Feel free to come back or send us a mail at info[at]unyanet.org