(Italiano) Saffron from the UK tells us about her impressions of IRETI project

Arriving to and being in Palermo is a strange, yet wonderful experience. An authentic robust city, filled to the brim with loud, rich culture. Palermo seems somehow untouched by society and the greater world, and I’ve been told quite a few times that Palermo is the closest thing, in terms of living, to Africa.   … Continue reading (Italiano) Saffron from the UK tells us about her impressions of IRETI project

(Italiano) Julia tells us her first impressions of Palermo

Social and language: Our apartment in Palermo houses volunteers from many different countries around Europe, so the common language is English. The girl from Belarus I am going to cooperate with throughout my stay in Palermo arrived on my second day of the introduction week. I’m looking forward to becoming better acquainted with the other … Continue reading (Italiano) Julia tells us her first impressions of Palermo

(Italiano) Tina from Romania shares her first impressions of IRETI project

There is no doubt that the idea of volunteering abroad is a big leap of faith into the unknown, so when I first heard about "IRETI- Empowering Women and Strengthening Socioeconomic Integration" project in Palermo, I just said "No". I thought I had multiple reasons to refuse: I was feeling I was too old to … Continue reading (Italiano) Tina from Romania shares her first impressions of IRETI project