Simone tells the second training of “Get Up Stand Up” in Czech Republic

From 14th to 20th of September I took part as a representative of HRYO in a training course found ed by the Europe for Citizens program in Czech Republic, specifically in Litomysl. Litomysl is a delightful town located a couple of hours from Prague. In its historic center stands a beautiful castle, which in 1999 … Continue reading Simone tells the second training of “Get Up Stand Up” in Czech Republic

FINN Conference – Malta

The Freedom Is Not Negotiable (FINN) conference took place in Malta, St. Julian’s, on the 16th of March 2019, and was organized by Cross Cultural International Foundation (CCIF). CCIF is a non-profit organization that has been stationed in Malta since 2012, and it is one of the organizations that H.R.Y.O is cooperating with on many … Continue reading FINN Conference – Malta

Prevention of trafficking in human beings – a conference with a special focus on victims from Nigeria

  Nigeria is a source, transit and destination of human trafficking, and especially when it comes to sexual exploitation of women and children. On a global level, Nigeria is the largest source of trafficked human beings, where most of them are trafficked to Asia and Europe for sexual exploitation.  The people who are trafficked are … Continue reading Prevention of trafficking in human beings – a conference with a special focus on victims from Nigeria

REST – Refugee Employment Support and Training

In the recent years the European labor market has been facing many different challenges, including skill shortage, ageing workforce and lack of motivated apprentices. The high number of refugees that have entered Europe in the recent years might be a solution to these problems – however companies are hesitant to hire refugees due to their … Continue reading REST – Refugee Employment Support and Training

Access to information – a privilege or a right?

Today, 28 September, the whole world celebrates International Right to Know Day. This date has been celebrated since 2003 after the idea to celebrate and promote the International Day of the Right to Know was expressed on September 28, 2002 at a conference devoted to freedom of information, which was held in Sofia, Bulgaria. Representatives … Continue reading Access to information – a privilege or a right?