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MONTHLYDIGEST February Issue

JB VETERANS JB SULR IS BACK

JB WORKSHOPS EUROPEAN JUNIOR BRANCH MEETING PEACE EDUCATION EJB TEAM MID WAY MINUTES

2014 IS DIVERSITY AMERICAS’ JUNIOR BRANCH MEETING

Picture of the month: submit yours to monthly.digest@ijb.cisv.org


WHO DID YOU MEET? Our JB Veterans... Our lovely IJRs

MARU AYMAN Argentina · 2008-2010

ROWAN EL SHIMI Egypt · 2009-2011

TORE HEERUP Denmark · 2011

MATEO VELÉZ Colombia · 2010-2012

? CANDE LUCERO JAMES PATTISON Great Britain · 2011-2013 Argentina · 2012-2014

ANJO PEEZ-ZVETINA Germany · 2013-2015

International Junior Representative nominations are open right now. Contact your National Junior Representative for more information.

WHO DO YOU WANT HERE? IJR · 2014-2016 CISV.IJR


HOW WE ROLL Workshops in EJB EJB has been through some really busy couple of months. Iberico (Workshop between Spain and Portugal) happened in Barcelona in December. At the same time NaJuWo (JB Workshop) was happening in Germany. These two were followed by Med Nights, that was in Croatia. NICE happened last month in Lithuania, from the 13th till the 16th.

Next Workshops Wild West Weekend (Western Europe Meeting) and Go East (Central Eastern European Neighborhood Weekend) are going to happen this month, in The Netherlands (6th-9th), and Austria (13th till the 16th). These European Neighbourhoods never stop working.

Peace Education Youth Exchange For a while now CISV Norway and CISV Colombia have been working on a project together, to develop peace education, bond people from both countries and work on the four peace education content areas.


WHAT ARE WE UP TO JB SULR is Back We are the JB SOUTH(Brazil, Argentina and Chile) and we are in a 7-day workshop in Santiago(Chile) called JB SULR to revive our NOD and to bring a awareness to the theme minorities. JB South (The Nod) builds a feeling of belonging and develops the NOD by cooperating in a more inclusive way, aiming for educational content through the development of projects and working groups! Check their video by clicking on the picture below =)

EJB Team Mid Way Meeting The EJB Team met up in November! Find out what the Team focused on, by clicking on the blue book.


Americas Junior Branch Meeting AJBM2014 is coming up. It will be hosted in the marvelous city of Medellín, Colombia from April 16 until April 20th. Sign Up Now!

European Junior Branch Meeting EJBM 2014 is coming up. It’s going to be in Athens (Greece) from the 16th till the 21st of April! It’s going to be a lot of fun and there’s going to be a lot of feta! Find everything there is to know in the Facebook page in the link bellow and here’s also the 1st EJBM 2014 Pre Camp. Don’t miss the amazing five days that are coming up, where JBers from all over Europe are going to meet and be part of one of the most amazing JB events of the year.


ON DIVERSITY Branch Out - Dive In! Have you seen that the 1st step of Branch Out was released? “Dive In!” is the first activity of this project and it’s about Sexuality and Gender Diversity. Check it out!

JB Vietnam has Everyone Involved Greetigs from CISV Vietnam! The chapter there has come up with a great idea for encouraging more of the youth to join our cause of global friendship and spreading the CISV love more. Linh Bui, Thao Nguyen and Tu Quang shares their idea of Clusters and how they have managed to get everyone in the chapter actively recruiting! Read more here!


If you want to tell us about an idea, a project, whatever you think is totally worth publishing and IJB should know about, or if you just want to chat, email us at:

monthly.digest@ijb.cisv.org


Monthly Digest - February 2014