WoCa 2022. Preparatory seminar results

Evy Hoeben Activities, News

A preparatory meeting of part of WoCa’22* participants has finished more than a week ago, but vivid emotions from getting to know each other,  some information about Botswana and the local projects, still fuel our charge and help to cope with all the preparatory bureaucratic visa and other procedures. Hope it’s the same for you! This year’s kick-off seminar took …

60th anniversary of FIMCAP

Marie Lavall Activities, News

Happy Birthday FIMCAP!!! In 2022, FIMCAP celebrates its 60th anniversary! We would like to celebrate this special year with the whole FIMCAP family. To join the celebration, all the friends of FIMCAP around the world are warmly invited to share their best moments, funniest stories and greatest experiences in FIMCAP with the FIMCAP community. All the details on the campaign can …

FIMCAP International Project Assistants

Evy Hoeben News

This FIMCAP year (2022) is planned to be really busy and fruitful, so our administrative family is getting bigger! We are glad to introduce our new International Project assistants: Maria and Nataliia (ESC volunteers). You are welcome to watch this short introduction video to get acquainted! Maria is the president of Erasmus Student Network (Russia) and has more than 6 …

EuroCourse

Evy Hoeben Activities, News

After a delay of two years, EuroCourse can finally take place! EuroCourse is a training course for young leaders from European FIMCAP member organisations. The target group are youth leaders (18-25 years old) who are active as leaders of a local group or as trainers on local or regional level. EuroCourse will take place in Belgium from 9 to 16 …

World Camp dance

Evy Hoeben News

The FIMCAP World Camp will take place in July 2022 in Botswana. Our host, Chiro Botswana, developed a song and dance especially for the World Camp. You can watch and practice the dance here. The message from Chiro Botswana: “It’s infused with the Setswana rhythm and tradition dance at the beginning that is accompanied by ululations. That’s how Batswana (natives …

The World Camp coordinators

Evy Hoeben News

The next FIMCAP World Camp will take place in July 2022 in Botswana. For all the preparations we can count on an amazing team from Chiro Botswana and on two amazing coordinators: Tina & Maria! Watch this video to find out what Tina and Maria are doing exactly. Tina is from Chiro Flanders and Maria is from ZAK Malta. Both …

The EU Youth Dialogue

Evy Hoeben News

We received the good news that FIMCAP is officially selected to take part in the 9th cycle of the EU Youth Dialogue (EUYD). Member of the policy pool of FIMCAP Europe were involved in previous cycles and it is a recognition of their hard work that we have been selected again. The 9th EUYD cycle will focus on “engaging together …

Chiro for All

Evy Hoeben News

Our Belgian member organisation, Chiro Flanders, launched Chiro for All. This is a fund that offers financial support to projects that are meaningful to children and young people. The fund is open to everyone. The main criteria is that the project should strengthen youth work and have a positive impact on children and youth. A project can receive maximum 5.000 …

World Camp launch

Evy Hoeben News

Chiro Botswana will officially launch the ‘Botswana 2022’ FIMCAP World Camp on the 30th October 2021. Preparations for this amazing event are at an advanced stage and all is promising that the day will be super fun. The proceedings will kickstart with the celebration of the liturgy at 08:30hrs (Botswana time) and then proceed with the release of the World …