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AIESEC?

124 countries 86 000 members 2400 universities 15 000 exchanges 1 000 000 alumni

AIESEC is the world’s largest student-run organization and the leading platform for young people to develop their leadership potential. AIESEC provides its members with the skills and experience needed to transform them from highpotential students into the leaders of tomorrow. AIESEC offers young people the opportunity to participate in international volunteer experiences, understand and act on solving problems in other societies and participate in a global learning environment.

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FARANDI? Farandi is a 6 to 12 weeks AIESEC international volunteering program for young people that are interested in discovering the world as well as learning and developing personally.

Farandi unites cross-cultural positive impact with working abroad for social and community development projects. We believe that the opportunity of developing a social project abroad enables you to open your mind and view of world, acquiring practical and personal knowledge for developing your leadership potential, proactivity, management skills and delivery a true social impact. Challenge your worldview and fully experience diversity while having the courage to make a difference for those who need it. Volunteer Opportunities Abroad | AIESEC in Iceland 13.14


For Nursing students?


Job Description: . Physiotherapy – This involves physical exercises, stretching and massages to help in their strengthening of muscles, joints and bones. . Occupational therapy – teaching life skills for reintegration purposes of persons with a spinal injury into the community. Counseling sessions for them to be able to deal with the obvious trauma and education classes to learn how to deal with the new changes physically, psychologically and emotionally. Logistics: accommodation is provided. You will work in a team of 6 more people. Working conditions: 30 hours of work per week. Duration of 8 weeks. Profile: undergraduate, English is required. Volunteer Opportunities Abroad | AIESEC in Iceland 13.14


Job Description: . Conducting activities concerning sports, occupation therapy for special needs kids. . Conducting research on disabilities . (Optional) Social Media development of the foundation

Logistics: Accommodation between 11000-28000 ISK (depends on the place chosen) Working conditions: 30 hours per week during 6 weeks. Profile: undergraduate, English is required

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Job Description: . Teaching children who are handicapped or just underprivileged various cultural activities like drawing, dancing, craft etc. . Helping them out in their regular lives as well. . Understand and develop new steps to analyze and combat the issue of adjusting these children in the society keeping in mind the local reality of the city.

Logistics: Accommodation will cost 32 000 ISK in total. Working conditions: 30hours per week during 6 weeks. Profile: undergraduate, English is required .

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Job Description: . The project is about Women Empowerment in rural areas . Understand the reality and problems faced by women in that region, conduct seminars and talks to help them overcome those challenges . Conduct counseling activities and sharing sessions about women in their own culture. Logistics: Accommodation will cost 18 000 ISK in total. Food is not provided. Working conditions: 35 hours per week during 6 weeks.

Profile: undergraduate, English is required .

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Job Description: . Work with kids between 6-18 years old and deliver workshops on healthy habits, sex education, drug prevention and disease prevention. . Prepare all the materials for the workshops, the intern has total freedom to design the projects as they want. . Prepare a global village along with the other Interns. Logistics: Accommodation 8000 ISK total. Food is not provided. Working conditions: 30 hours per week during 6 weeks. Profile: Undergraduate, English is required.

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Job Description: . Develop activities for autistic children along with psychologists . Participate in the educational meeting of the association and develop new ideas . Help making the materials for the activities . Prepare reports about the work and the patient care. Logistics: Free accommodation and food. Working conditions: 35 hours per week during 6 weeks. Profile: undergraduate, English is required and Portuguese or Spanish is preferred.

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Process Outgoing Preparation Seminar

Sign Contract

First Payment (10000ISK)

Subscription

Info Session

Individual Interview

Cultural preparation

Second Payment (20000ISK)

Find the internship

Search internships

Go abroad

Last payment (15000ISK)

Coming back

Re integration

LOGISTICS •Duration: 6 to 12 weeks. •The conditions or for each opportunity vary according to the country, city and project. In some cases you may have accommodation and part of the meals covered. •It may take up to 2 months to decide on a project, complete the selection process and finalize the cultural and logistical preparation; we advise you to apply 2-3 months before your preferred time of departure. •Although there are 2 major application deadlines in September and February, volunteering opportunities are open throughout the whole year and the selection process is continual.

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COSTS? The program cost is 45 000 ISK. The money goes towards running the organization and the administrative cost of AIESEC. The fee is paid in three different moments, first when the contract is signed, second when the intern finds is internship and finally when the intern starts his internship. The program includes: • Access to myaiesec.net (our internal, online opportunities database); • Preparation activities in Iceland in order to understand better the country the intern will travel to and decrease the cultural shock. • Support in the application process for favorite project; • Support in practical preparation (Visa, Work permit if necessary); • Orientation in the host country; • AIESEC manager in Iceland and the hosting country. The manager will support you throughout your exchange experience; • Reception activities and social network of AIESECers in the host country; Volunteer Opportunities Abroad | AIESEC in Iceland 13.14


Flight ticket Participants are responsible for obtaining tickets to their destination. Information on the itinerary must be sent to AIESEC Iceland and the host country at least 2 weeks before departure date. Tickets vary and prices raise the closer to departure you are. Insurance It is mandatory that every participant have insurance during their stay. Participants are responsible for attaining the insurance.

Visa AIESEC will support participant in applying for the correct visa. Participants must pay for visa expenses, and are finally responsible for attaining the visa. In Kenya, Uganda and Brazil you can buy the visa at the border. In India, China and Ghana you need to attain the visa before departure.

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• A student or recent graduate (for maximum 2 years) aged between 18 and 30 years old • A student in Iceland or Icelander studying abroad • Interested in global issues and making an impact in the world • A good English speaker. • A good communicator, flexible and easy to adapt to new environments

Icelandic SSN: 551183-0339 Office at HR: Menntavegi 1, 101 Reykjavík | Telephone: +354-599-6351 Office at HÍ: Room 004, 101 Reykjavík | Telephone: +354-552-9932 aiesec@aiesec.is | www.aiesec.org

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