Volunteering opportunities with Interreg Volunteer Youth
Find the volunteering placement that you can best support
With Interreg Volunteer Youth, you can support territorial cooperation in the EU and its neighbouring countries.
See here below which partners are currently looking to host a volunteer, and send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to apply for the offer that best suits your interest.
Please consider applying only if you meet the basic requirements. You can find more information here: https://www.interregyouth.com/apply
Interreg Reporter for the Interreg Spain-France - Andorra (POCTEFA)
The Interreg Programme POCTEFA aims to to reinforce the economic and social integration of the area and to promote sustainable development.
Two volunteers are required, for supporting the POCTEFA Team with communication activities, such as:
Update of the Programme website and the capitalisation website;
Update of KEEP platform with project information;
Support for the organisation of the European Cooperation Day;
Writing press releases. Contact with media;
Update of the social media;
Translating texts, writing reports.
The volunteers will also help promoting one of POCTEFA's project called EGAL-URG which goal is to fight COVID-19. They will be involved in the communication and diffusion of the project's activities, especially the one regarding a mobile hospital to help isolated inhabitants get the medical assistance they need.
6 months, starting from October
23 € per day
Interreg Project Partner at Brest Métropole
The volunteer will be involved in the Interreg project "RegEnergy", that aims to break up existing structures for increasing the use of renewable energy in North West Europe. Creating renewable energy demand-supply partnerships between urbanised and surrounding rural territories will lead to reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
The volunteer will carry out the following tasks and activities:
Participating to project partner meetings and RegEnergy related issues events across Europe;
Organising the final event that will take place in Brest in May 2022;
Working with local stakeholders to contribute to the project's implementation;
Contributing to the project management and communication;
Activities of interpreting/translation.
6 months, starting from November
26€ per day
French (C1, C2)
English (B2, C1)
Interreg Project Partner at Fundación Tres Culturas del Mediterráneo
The volunteers would be involved in the follow-up of the project INTREPIDA +
In particular, the volunteer will:
be in direct contact with the person responsible for the project, as well as the rest of the team from the staff that will have any kind of relation with the project itself.
He/She will collaborate putting in contact women entrepreneurs from Spain and Portugal, looking for information through different blogs related to entrepreneurship.
He/she will help in the preparation of other actividades to be developed in the project
The volunteer will be encouraged to look for companies in Spain and Portugal that offer the possibility to be visited.
Dissemination. In order to make citizens aware about the support that the EU offers through the different programs to citizens
It would be valuable if the volunteers understand or speak Portuguese
3/6 months, starting in September
23 € per day
Interreg Project Partner at FINNOVA Foundation
The volunteer will be involved in the Interreg project "Iberian Centre for Research and Forest Firefighting (CILIFO)" which aims to strengthen and combine cooperation, work procedures and training between Forest Fire Prevention and Extinction devices in the area of cooperation of the Alentejo – Algarve – Andalusia Euroregion. Also, it aims to promote the creation of durable and quality employment in the area; reduce the economic cost of fires by creating rural economy linked to the landscape and to improve the response capacity to forest fires of the administrations and authorities involved in the fight against them in the three participating regions.
The volunteer is supposed to carry out:
• Content management and creation for website and social media channels
• Press releases and newsletters
• Maintaining contact with the media
• Communication planning and strategic communication
• Exhibition management and attendance to events
• Developing website content, creating promotional material
• Community management: managing social media and the Interlinguals community
• Marketing strategy: participating in brainstorming sessions, planning marketing
• Advising on website improvement, writing posts, translations, organizing events,
6 months, start date flexible
23€ per day
Interreg Reporter at the Joint Secretariat for the Program Interreg France - Wallonie -Vlaanderen
The volunteer will support the Program Interreg France-Wallonie-Vlaanderen (FWV), that aims to promote exchanges between the territories on both sides of the Franco - Belgian border. The main objective is to provide support to projects aimed at solving cross-border challenges.
In particular, the volunteer will assist the communication officer in the following daily tasks:
Encoding funded projects (Interreg V) on the European KEEP platform. This activity is important to keep the general public informed about the projects;
Helping in writing and spreading news on the programme's website, social media and newsletter (project results, events, content management, etc);
Participating to the projects events and write articles about these events;
Implementing "project of month" infographics;
Helping in preparing the organization of the annual event 2021 of the programme;
Helping in analyzing the results of communication activities (website, newsletters, press, etc), in order to improve the programme's communication;
3/6 months, starting in September
30€ per day
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