RISIV: regenerate, innovate : social impact volunteering for youth is a strategic partnership (Erasmus+, Key Action 2) coordinated by France (Eurocircle).

Duration:  30 months 01/03/21 – 31/08/23 


  • To create an innovative model of social inclusion through the (inter)active engagement of youth in local volunteering projects to add value to their neighborhoods and drive positive change.
  • To co-produce and test a training for youth workers to set up local youth volunteering in social impact projects responding to the needs of their neighborhoods
  • To highlight the role of the youth leader as a key actor of cohesion and group dynamic
  • To involve and engage young people in a dynamic of civic responsibility and civic engagement within the life of the neighborhood
  • To prepare young people for European mobility by discovering local youth volunteering in the framework of social impact projects and non-formal education methods

Expected results:

  • Implementation and support of voluntary projects in the neighborhoods through training
  • Co-production with youth workers and youth leaders of learning guides on their respective methods
  • A European training in Spain for youth workers on co-production methods and social impact volunteering projects
  • A European youth exchange in Portugal on the theme of volunteering in social impact projects and civic engagement. 

Contact: cooperation@eurocircle.info

Website: https://risivproject.eu/

Coordinator: Eurocircle (France)

Partner countries: France, Spain, Portugal, Cyprys, Italy, United Kingdom.