|About||Orfeas is a non-profit organisation which provides young people with information and opportunities for informal learning on an European dimension.|
|Description||Orfeas is a non-profit organisation which provides young people with information and opportunities for informal learning on an European dimension.|
Orfeas's goal is to develop solidarity and promote tolerance and understanding among young people in different countries. The respect for cultural diversity together with the fight against racism and xenophobia are the priorities of Orfeas organisation.
By facilitating joint activities of young people from different cultural, ethnic and religious backgrounds, Orfeas aims to develop the intercultural learning of young people making Europe a friendlier place in the same time.
An important priority for Orfeas organization is to give access to all young people, including young people with fewer opportunities, to the Youth in Action Programme and other educational activities.
Through non-formal learning experiences, young volunteers will improve and acquire skills for their personal, educational and professional development.
Orfeas Organisation is a non-profit and non-governmental organisation based in Xylokastro, Greece.
The organisation promotes young people’s active citizenship in general and their European citizenship in particular. Orfeas provides information and opportunities for young people to achieve informal and intercultural learning on an European dimension.
Orfeas organises several projects within the Youth in Action Programme like European Voluntary Service projects, Youth Exchanges and Training & Networking Activities.