6 de September de 2019

In Catalonia

In accordance with the principles of Options, their volunteers have created an awareness and cooperation project, called ‘Empathize’, to work on intercultural values based on their self-knowledge, their immediate environment and their distant environment One of the methodologies used is the Learning Service.

The schools where he has worked are the FEDAC and the Escorial, of Vic and the Institut de Taradell. We also have the summer centers Cívicus organized by the City Council of Vic.

Project ‘Empatitza’

The ‘Empatitza’ project is based on a series of activities in Catalan and English languages aimed at secondary school students with the participation of their teachers.

The activities in Catalan consist of yoga sessions, meditation, karate, cooperative challenges, work related to the environment and knowledge of onegese among others.

English language activities include conversations with people from other backgrounds, stories and reflections on life stories of people from other countries in vulnerable situations as well as learning with the Snow Manjushree Orphanage.

Yoga workshop

Painting workshop

Aprenentatge servei ‘Ciutat de Vic’

The volunteers of Options, the University of Vic and the City Council of Vic work together in a Learning service at the civic center El Montseny de Vic.

Students at the University of Vic and Options volunteers work for 3-4 days each week that includes games, homework support, yoga and meditation, sports, English activities and macrame workshops, face painting and karate.