Partner News


Partner News

PARTNER NEWS In each edition of EFILife, we dedicate some space to partner news, including personnel changes as well as relevant events that have taken place over the past months.   AFS Spain announces the following staff changes: Olga García de Bustos, Sending Coordinator for more than 8 years became the Training and Development Coordinator. Rocio Varas took over the role as Sending Coordinator after having been Programme Assistant for the past two years. Following… Read the full article


25 years of Class Exchanges in Italy

Article by Marco Tosi   Ciao da Roma!  My name is Marco and I would like to tell you something about our Class Exchanges programme, an activity I love very much…and I’ll tell you why. This programme was born in 1989-90, from an intuition of one of our senior volunteers, Ms. Paola Cesana, a teacher. She coordinated the Class Exchanges for 12 years, from Treviso (near Venice) where she lived. At that time, I was… Read the full article


Job offer: Communication Coordinator

The European Federation for Intercultural Learning (EFIL) is recruiting a Communication Coordinator for its Secretariat in Brussels, with additional tasks and responsibilities in the field of partner development, projects and programmes. The Communication Coordinator will report directly to the Secretary-General. EFIL is the umbrella organisation of all the AFS Organisations in Europe. Its Members are European, volunteer-based associations that organise long- and short-term intercultural stays for young people in a worldwide network. The Federation is… Read the full article


EFIL on AFS World Café

In the previous edition of EFILife, we announced that EFIL would soon have its own group on AFS World café. We are pleased to announce that everyone now should have access to the EFIL group on World Café. Volunteers and staff in Europe can find a button on their AFS World Café homepage linking them directly to join. All others can find EFIL by searching for European Federation for Intercultural Learning in the search tool…. Read the full article