9 selfish reasons to go to a workcamp
We could go on and on about how the main reason is the good feeling that comes from doing meaningful and rewarding work. Of course, that is true. But...
My 5 years with INEX and international volunteering
INEX celebrated 30 years of its existence in 2021 and I celebrated my fifth anniversary of cooperation with this organization, the moment, which changed and enriched my life forever.
ESC volunteer: Alexandres’ first 30 days in Prague
Alexandre decided to spend a year with us at INEX, as an ESC volunteer. How is he enjoying his life in Prague so far? What did he bring from Belgium so he could always feel at home and what was his first czech sentence?
Leaders of change: My life changing experience.
Our volunteer, Sofia, speaks about her attendendance at the Leaders of Change training. She sees the main value of this experience in self-reflection and self-awareness, that she got the chance to gain there. But the list of benefits goes on (and on), see for yourself! :)
Volunteering with INEX in Czechia – A European Solidarity Corps experience
Between workcamps, Czech language and vegan Pizza: after twelve months, our ESC volunteer from Germany for 2021, Jule, sums up her voluntary year at INEX and in the Czech Republic.💙
What can leading a workcamp give you?
This year our ESC volunteer from Germany, Jule, was leading three workcamps in the Czech Republic. What awaited her, what challenges she faced and what did she learn?
Building stone walls in France
What comes to your mind first when you hear “let’s build a stone wall!”. Well, for me who had no knowledge of it at all, I merely thought stacking stones on top of each other. Little did I know until I attended this workcamp how complicate it is, both physically and mentally.
Rediscovering history at workcamps
Our ESC volunteer from Germany, Jule, was leading a Czech workcamp „Create a Place of Reconciliation at Rabstejn“ – which concentrated on a Czech-German history and exchange. Read more about the impact of this experience.
INSPIRIT – a way of self development through interculturality
What is it like when people from various corners of the world meet for the sake of volunteering? How can you contribute to the dynamic of such an intercultural group as a leader? And what can you learn about yourself? The INSPIRIT program gave me the possibility to discover that.
How is volunteering gonna be in 2021?
It looks like this year is not going to be as we all would love it to be. More than ever, we need to be flexible, brave and most of all responsible. So what are the possibilities this year and what should you prepare for?
Overcoming Prejudices by Experience
I spent 12 months living in Ukraine in a beautiful city called L’viv during EVS. Everybody in my surrounding was surprised I choose Ukraine to live in for one year.
Volunteer and explore the Czech Republic
Do you study or work in the Czech Republic? Would you like to get to know this country from a different perspective? Join our international volunteer projects, i.e. workcamps, and get to know local NGOs and communities! The language of communication is English.
Meaningful holiday: From volunteering to language school, internship and further
German? It sounds a bit harsh. French? I gave it a shot and we're not a match made in heaven. So, what else? Well… Russian sounds nice.
Damiano’s campleading experience
Since I started my EVS in INEX, I started thinking about the possibility to participate in a workcamp, but after they asked me to do it as a campleader, I decided to accept this challenge, although I was sure that wouldn’t easy.
Through the seasons: experiences of an EVS in Czech Republic coming to a close
EVS is more than just volunteering. It is a constant learning process, a rollercoaster, if you will, of novelties and challenges.