This research explores the way community impact occurs through European Solidarity Corps (ESC) funded projects. The goal of the research was to explore the various ways ESC funded projects and organisations create community impact.
The research explores a series of 15 examples of practice from organisations implementing ESC funded actions. The various actions explored are: solidarity projects, team volunteering projects, individual volunteering projects.
Adina Marina (Calafateanu) Serban, PhD in Political Sciences (Comparative European Youth Policies in Romania and Turkey), with extended expertise in grassroots youth work and youth work methodologies and practices, youth participation methodologies and inclusion and digital inclusion policies.
Clara Drammeh is a dedicated professional in the youth sector, promoting culturally sensitive and inclusive approaches in dialogue processes to foster international cooperation. In 2020, she founded Mixed Message Moderation, providing facilitation, training, and consultation services to help organizations address issues related to diversity, equity, and participation. Moreover, Clara works for People, Dialogue and Change, a research and consultancy company, and is a member of the European Youth Forum Pool of Trainers. She holds a degree in International Relations and is a certified systemic facilitator trained at the German Academy for Systemic Moderation.