Service Learning Network

5th Service-Learning Week in Bosnia and Herzegovina brought together more than 100 participants from 7 countries

The 5th week of Service-Learning was organized in the period from June 22 – July 1, 2022 in Sarajevo (BiH), by the Service-Learning Network of Central and Eastern Europe in cooperation with international partners Latin American Center for Solidarity Service-Learning, Argentina, TOKA, Kosovo and the national host International Association “Interactive Open Schools” (MIOS) Tuzla.

The 5th Service-Learning Week had the following events:

  1. Webinar: The essence of Service-Learning is … or what students tell us adults need to know about the Service-Learning experience
  2. Service-Learning Conference “Service-Learning – a vision for the next decade”
  3. Central Eastern Europe Service-Learning Network meeting

The 5th Service-Learning Week aimed to promote Service-Learning in the region as a methodology that ensures students balanced learning within the school and the community, and  as a method that tackles community development balancing between school learning objectives and community’s social objectives.

During this week there were also shared successful practices from the region of Central and Eastern Europe and capacity development of youth workers, through plenary and small group workshops on relevant, value-added topics.