๐ŸŒ Digitalizing Rural Areas: Empowerment Through Technology

๐Ÿš€ European Solidarity Corps – Volunteering Project

๐Ÿ“ก Youth Voices of Europe – Digitizing Rural Areas
Organization: Asociaciรณn Lug Open Factory
Location: Lugo, Spain
Activity Dates: February 1, 2024, to July 31, 2024

๐ŸŒฑ Project Focus: Enhance the digital skills of rural youth, fostering creativity, entrepreneurship, and community development. Join Asociaciรณn Lug Open Factory in empowering young people through Design Thinking, technology, and prototyping solutions in rural areas.

๐ŸŒ Volunteer Tasks:

  • Connect with young people to develop ideas and prototypes
  • Assist in prototyping using fablab technology
  • Support entrepreneurs in the coworking space
  • Build a network with youth interested in the project
  • Develop digital projects for rural areas

๐Ÿ  Support and Logistics:

  • Accommodation: Shared apartment provided by the association
  • Food: Covered by the association
  • Transport: Public transport expenses covered by the association

๐Ÿ“š Training During the Activity:

  • European project creation and management
  • Technological skills development in rural areas
  • Fablab tools utilization: virtual reality, laser cutting, 3D printing, fabric printing, etc.
  • Design thinking dynamics for entrepreneurship
  • Communication management at different levels

๐Ÿ‘ฅ Participant Profile:

  • Age: 18 to 30
  • Experience in communication, video editing, social networks, and technology (3D, laser cutting, etc.)
  • Ability to manage youth groups and engage in non-formal youth education
  • Language: English (C1) and Spanish (B2-C1)

๐Ÿ“… Apply by January 30, 2024

๐Ÿš€ Shape the future of rural communities by leveraging technology and fostering digital literacy. Join the Youth Voices of Europe project for an enriching volunteering experience!

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