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EU AID VOLUNTEER PORTRAIT: PAULINE G.

PaulineGaudeulEUAVDep1Pauline is one of the volunteers deployed since December 2016 in the framework of the EU Aid Volunteers initiative. This initiative provides opportunities for EU citizens to be deployed to hosting organisations and support their work on population resilience and disaster risk reduction. Pauline is in Ecuador since February 2017. She tells us about her first steps in this country, and her experience as an EU Aid Volunteer …

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“EU AID” VOLUNTEERS IN ECUADOR: AT THE HEART OF A PROJECT IN DEVELOPMENT

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Alejandra, EU Aid volunteer (EUAV), communication officer in Ecuador, is often sharing different activities organised by the EUAV within the framework of the « seismic and volcanic risk reduction » project. Among these activities, EUAV have often to meet different local actors who are already working on these seismic and volcanic issues …

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STORYTELLING #1: PAULINE, EU AID VOLUNTEER

Storytelling 1 PaulinePauline is one the first EU Aid Volunteers who have been deployed. Some weeks after the beginning of her mission, she talks about her experience in a video, and gives us her first feelings, directly from Quito, in Ecuador, where she is deployed for a year …

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EU AID VOLUNTEER PORTRAIT: ARIANE F.

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My name is Ariane, I’m 23 years old and for now a bit more than two months, I have been part of the EU Aid Volunteers team deployed to Quito, Ecuador. Within the team, I am the junior volunteer in charge of logistics and finance. More concretely, I am in charge of managing the project budget, and I handle the logistic part when organizing events linked to our mission …

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EU AID VOLUNTEER PORTRAIT: RONAN T.

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Ronan is one the first EU Aid Volunteers deployed since early 2017. He has been sent to Haiti in February 2017 as a senior volunteer in finance and accounting …

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STORYTELLING #2: RAPHAËL, EU AID VOLUNTEER

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Raphael is part of the first wave of deployed volunteers within the framework of the EU Aid Volunteers initiative. In charge of awareness raising in Ecuadorian communities, he talks about the importance of this Risk Reduction project. Interview …

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EU AID VOLUNTEERS IN HAITI: VISIT TO COLLADERE

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Manuel is one of the deployed volunteers in Haiti within the framework of the EU Aid Volunteers initiative. He explains us what kind of activities he conducts for Mouvement Paysan Papaye (MPP) and what role he has in the association …

 

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EU AID VOLUNTEERS IN ECUADOR: IMPLEMENTATION OF A SEISMIC AND VOLCANIC RISK REDUCTION PROJECT

Vidéo projet EUAV en EquateurSince February 2017, 6 volunteers have been deployed by the European Guild to Ecuador, at our partner Ecuasol, within the framework of the EU Aid Volunteers initiative. At the end of summer 2017, 20 new volunteers are going to join the first 6 ones. Video ..

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 THE EU AID VOLUNTEERS ALSO CELEBRATE EUROPE IN ECUADOR!

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May is a very special month for the European Union, it is the month during which we celebrate Europe Day. In Ecuador, the delegation of the European Union, in partnership with the Member States, has decided to celebrate this birthday with a dense cultural programme …

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EU AID VOLUNTEER PORTRAIT: ALEJANDRA B.

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My name is Alejandra Boada, I’m 27 years old and I’m Spanish. I have been living in Ecuador for almost two years and I love this country. In 2015, I decided to quit my job and leave Spain. I chose Ecuador and I chose it very well.

 

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A BUSY MONTH FOR OUR EU AID VOLUNTEERS!

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Since December 2016, an EU Aid Volunteers team has been deployed to Ecuador to develop a seismic and volcanic risk reduction project. These last two months have been very busy for the volunteers who have participated to several events and meetings with local actors working on the risk reduction in the country …

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EU AID VOLUNTEER PORTRAIT: MANUEL G.

My name is Manuel (…) and I enrolled in the EU Aid Volunteers initiative because it is a very enriching programme, which provides me with the opportunity to deepen my knowledge on the Humanitarian Field and corresponds to my interests …

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EU AID VOLUNTEER PORTRAIT: RITA P.

My name is Rita and I am Portuguese. I am a geophysicist and a social anthropologist. During the last 12 years I have been researching natural hazards and disasters. I have done that from both the engineering and the social point of view. On this EU Aid Volunteers project, I do the connexion between the team and the scientific and technical questions, the bridge with the scientists and the research institutions.

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EU AID VOLUNTEERS IN ECUADOR: INTERVENING WITH THE COMMUNITIES

My name is Raphael P. My « EU Aid Volunteers » placement led me to work on different, various and interesting topics. I learn a lot but also often face some challenges.

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