Our Stories

Our Stories

Martin

Martin

What’s a man of 42, yes 42, all though not young in age, young at heart, and so grateful for my Erasmus+ peregrination, doing on a youth project and what has he gained, I hear you thinking, I´ ll explain, well try to. I am Martin Harrison a 42 year old man (that will...

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Vicky

Vicky

2016 has been a surprising experience for me, I’ve managed to reach over 4 different countries around Europe through the Erasmus exchange. What can I say!! I can say the economy is certainly different from London. I can ensure that being a part of the Erasmus+...

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Zofia

Zofia

My first Erasmus Plus project took place in Germany and lasted for two weeks. It was called the European Youth Weeks. Youngsters from 10 countries gathered together in Heppenheim to discuss, learn, share inspirations, make new friends, and have fun. I came back home...

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Siobhan

Siobhan

My favourite story from one of my international experiences is between getting out of the sauna and running through piles of snow to jump in the frozen sea and run back again. That was a once in a lifetime experience that I did it with a group of friends I had...

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Benedetta

Benedetta

My first experience with Erasmus+ brought me in the small city of Kastamonu, Turkey. Expectations, freedom and curiosity are just a few of the feelings that I felt in my chest on the very first morning, approaching a group of young and enthusiastic participants. In...

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Charlotte

Charlotte

I finally got involved in my first project when I was only 15 with the organisation Momentum World. Lacking in confidence, unsure of my future and surrounded by strangers from 7 different countries, it was most certainly a unique experience for me. This was the...

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Dafydd

Dafydd

Since April 2013 I have been working with Momentum World; first as a member of the Volunteer Police Cadets and now as an individual; on different international projects. By jumping at the opportunity to visit Serbia in in 2013 I have been lucky enough to also visit...

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Kasia

Kasia

I am a big enthusiast of EU youth mobility projects and their impact on participants’ personal and professional development. I have been gaining an extensive knowledge on the EU Youth Policy since 2007 when I experienced my first mobility project abroad under EU...

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Émeline

Émeline

After graduating I did not really know what I wanted to do nor what I could do. Soon after I learnt about the EVS, I found an opportunity in Germany to support a socio-cultural project from the German Red Cross called the KaufBar. I decided to give it a try, even...

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Conor

Conor

My name is Conor, and in April 2013 I began a 6-month internship with Momentum World that changed my life. Before my time with Momentum I was very withdrawn and lacked a lot of confidence in my abilities, I would always follow and never lead. I wasn’t very sure of...

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Ilona

Ilona

My choice of gaining a Master’s Degree in Intercultural Communication focused on Diversity Management and Migration Studies at the European University Viadrina in Germany was influenced by my experiences with the European Mobility and Exchange Programmes within the EU...

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Josh

Josh

At 21:30 on Saturday 31st January, I arrived at Nuorisokeskus Villa Elba, Kokkola, Finland. The significance of this is that this was the place where I would be working as an EVS volunteer for 9 months. It was below freezing and there was snow everywhere. Immediately...

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