Activate the young for the development of a volunteers movement in support of and for the solution of environmental and social problems

Sector: Social

Implemented by: NGO (left bank) in partnership with Public Association “Hip Hop & Sports Club “Urban Spirit” 

Budget: 19.564 USD

Duration: December 2016 -October 2018

Beneficiaries: direct – 390 participants from both banks.  Indirect beneficiaries – 3380 persons.          

Results: The main goal of this project is to create a joint youth volunteer movement. During the implementation of the project were organized:

  • A joint seminar “Development of the youth socially-directed volunteer movement” in Molovata Noua with 48 participants/8 women.  Invited experts acquainted local activists with projects for the development of street cultures in Ukraine and Europe. The purpose of the event: to unite activists of different street cultures with the idea of common development; show the seminar participants that in every street culture there is an element of the creative component that unites all street cultures.
  • Urban Generation” festival and Youth forum of street cultures were organized on May 19th in Chisinau Central Park with more than 120 participants/40 women from both banks and 2000 visitors. The festival was intended to gather representatives of different street cultures on the same platform: Street Dance; Parcour; Streetball; Graffiti; DJ’s; MC’s. At the same time at the festival there were 4 sites were presented different directions of street cultures. Invited experts / judges selected the winners. The festival was held in the central park of Stefan Cel Mare, Chisinau, everyone could get acquainted with the street cultures presented at the festival.
  • “Urban Generation” festival was organized in Tiraspol with more than 120 participants/18 women from both banks and 1600 visitors. Festivals was organized on the Central Square of Tiraspol (skate-park), everybody could be free to participate at the cultural events in the frame of festival.