Our EVS volunteers, Paulina and Francesco, were promoting YEE at United Islands international music Festival, in Prague.
Training Course in Conflict Management and Conflict Resolution - Hostětín, April 22th-28th 2010
The hand-outs from the TC 'Conflict Management and Conflict Resolution' that were prepared by the trainers and the participants and used during the workshops. The TC 'Conflict Management and Conflict Resolution' took place in April 2010 in Hostětín (Czech Republic).
Physical Board Meeting in Toulcuv Dvur, Prague - April 30th/May 2nd, 2010
YEE was the host organisation for a Tamjdem weekend in Toulcův dvůr, march 12th-14th. We organized this event in collaboration with Duha, another Prague-based NGO. Volunteers spent the whole weekend together, working in the Eco-Center, having fun and enjoying downtown Prague as well... as you can see in these pictures! ;)
AM 2009 took place in Spain, Villamanin. 34 representatives of MOs were discussing about future of YEE.
The YE organised by Konopa with the help of YEE, focused on the exchange of methods between youth environmental organisations, using the method 'learning by doing'.
The hand-outs from the TC 'Teamwork and communication' that were prepared by the trainers and used during the workshops. The TC 'Teamwork and communication' took place in April 2009 in Kamenice nad Lipou (Czech Republic).
The youth exchange "Last heroes and heroines" was organized by YEE and hosted by AYCI (Active Young Citizenship Initiative) from Armenia. In March 2009 in Tshakhadzor,small village in Tavush region, young people from different youth organizations connected in YEE met. There were 30 participants from Poland, Czech Republic,Ukraine, Serbia, Georgia and Armenia. The idea of the exchange was to meet people from different countries and to provide the possibility to explore similarities and differences between cultures and take part in workshops about the intercultural learning.
YEE decided to celebrate Week of the forest already for the third time with the action Tamdjem ("There we go" in Czech) - a voluntary weekend to help, improve and promote NGOs with noble aims organised by DUHA. We decided to help in contributing for the growth and improvement of the area of Toulcuv Dvur (where YEE office is located) so on the weekend of 17th-19th of April fifteen young and motivated volunteers came together for a refreshing work in a direct contact with nature. Some of the participants renovated a wooden path over the wetland in the area of the ecological center, while some of them helped to clean the orchard close to Toulcuv Dvur to make both of these places more attractive and comfortable for leisure time.
The meeting of board members was organised in March 2009 in Prague to discuss YEE restructuralization, Annual Meeting in Spain, Member Organizations’ situation, next Board Meetings and External Relations issues.
At the end of November the new YEE Board together with office staff prepared the first physical Board Meeting. All Board members elected at Annual Meeting in Romania came to Prague to meet and discuss crucial topics. The following main themes wereput on the agenda: 1) How to improve the work of the Board? 2) YEE Projects 3) Discussion about the next Annual Meeting 4) Restructuralisation of YEE 5) Strategies 6) External affairs.
The Board meeting took place in Ghent, Belgium and was focused on organising ot the Annual Meeting and discussing about changes in statutes.
YEE celebrated International Week of the Forest with the volunteering weekend (action Tamjdem) - cleaning the orchard and planting trees.
To celebrate Day of the Earth YEE organised programme for children for a grammar school in Prague (22 April 2008). In consisted of presentation about bats, their feeding and various ecological games about human impact on the environment.
YEE and its member organisatio NAJU took part in May 2008 in Bonn Germany in theinternational conference about biodiversity (before the conference of COP-9 in Bonn).
Annual Meeting of YEE federation organised with the help of member organisation Eco terra in Romanian mountains in August 2008. In the same time celebration of 25 years of YEE.
YEE Board meeting held in Sweden in Ytterjärna (8-9 June 2008) in order to plan the Annual Meeting of the federation, prepare needed documents and analyze the situation of YEE.