İZMİR, ALİAĞA, YENİŞAKRAN 16 Ekim 2005 - 23 Ekim 2005
Uluslararası Gönüllü Çalışma Kampları'nda lider olmak isteyen gençler için olarak düzenlenen eğitim kampımız uygulamalı olarak kamplarda yaşanan sorunları ve onların olası çözüm yollarını öğretmeyi amaçlıyordu.
Gerek kamp yaptığımız ortam (Afacan Gençlik Evi), gerekse oynanan oyunlar ve kullanılan eğitim yöntemleri nedeniyle katılımcıların memnun kaldıkları bir kamp oldu.
Zafer Yılmaz'ın grup liderliğini yaptığı projede yardımcılığını Miriam Bektaş üstlendi. Hülya Denizalp de gönüllü yönetimi konusunda bir ders verdi.
KAMP TANIMI :
GEN-26 LEADER TRAINING YENISAKRAN 16.10 – 23.10 TRAIN 15 VOLS
This camp is planned for the volunteers who have already been in a work camp either for the first time or many times in their life but never as a leader. First time or active volunteers who are interested in leading work camps in the following years will be trained here about intercultural exchanges, group leading, finances, problems etc. The enthusiasm they have gain in the work camps will be transferred to a real experience through discussions, games, visits, experimental and practical working methods. This camp will also suit to the people who are training their own group leaders in their organisations. A motivation letter should be supplied together with the application form. A certificate will be given to the participants at the end of the work camp. Extra fee: 140 Euro, covers full board accommodation, training & materials.
Work: No practical work. Training will be given through games and study cases.
Accommodation: In 2-3 bedded rooms with toilet and shower. Sleeping bag and mat are not necessary.
Food: Will be supplied at the campsite. Language: English.
Location: Yeni Sakran is by the Aegean Sea, in west of Turkey. The next city is Izmir. Terminal: Istanbul
CAMP NO / NAME: GEN – 26 LEADER TRAINING YENI SAKRAN
DATES: 16.10 – 23.10.2005
PRE-CAMP DAYS: 13.10 – 16.10.05PCD is an optional sight seeing program in Istanbul with an extra cost of EURO 60.-.As there are a lot of Interesting sites to see in the ISTANBUL we recommend you to join in the Pre Camp Days together with the other volunteers of your own camp rather than trying to discover the city by your own. The PCD also aims to bring the camp participants together in a relaxing atmosphere in order to get to know each other better and to establish good friendships before the camp starts. The cost covers 3 nights accommodation with breakfast in a youth hostel dormitory, 2 world famous museum entrances, the boat trip through the Bosphorus. Please note that this is not a professionally guided tour.
NO OF VOLUNTEERS: 15
PROVINCE : IZMIR
LOCATION: Yeni Sakran is a small Agean seaside town in the west of Turkey. The next city is Izmir where is 70 kms. The coach drive from Istanbul is 9 hours. To see the camp site you can visit www.afacan.info (Türkish)or www.afacan.de (German)
PROJECT / WORK :As this is a training camp there is no work for the participants.
AIM:To load the participants with experience for leading work camps in the future.
LEADER: There will be 2 trainers from GENCTUR to instruct the training & games.
ACCOMMODATION : In a youth center by the sea side and with a swimming pool. Sleeping bad & mat are not necessary.
FOOD:Will be supplied in the center.
ORIENTATION MEETING: In order to get to knowthe other volunteers and to havebasic information on the camp,Turkey and its culture, GENCTUR organizes an orientation meeting on the firstday of the camp.All volunteers have to attend to get information about the camp and to travel to the camp site altogether.
MEETING POINT : GENCTUR Office- Istiklal Cad. No: 212Aznavur Pasaji Kat:5 Galatasaray / 34430 -ISTANBUL
MEETING DATE / HOUR: 16.10.2005SUNDAY -18 .00
TRANSPORTATION: By a non-smoking inter-city coach from ISTANBUL to the camp site (8 hours) One-way transport to the campsite is organized by GENCTUR, which will cost about EURO 20.- for eachvolunteer. The group travels together and is assisted by the leaders.
AFTER THE CAMP : As everyone has got different plans, and wishes to go different places after the camp, no group travel back to ISTANBUL is organized by GENCTUR. In case every one wants to go to the same place or come back to ISTANBUL, the group may travel together. If every one wants to travel individually or in small groups the group leader helps you to arrange your travel and to obtain a ticket.
CAMP LANGUAGE :English
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:Participants has to be at least 1 work camp experience and motivated to be a group leader. A motivation letter should
be sent together with the application form.
NOTES: * If the group travels out of the campsite for the free days, transport, accommodation and food expenses are
volunteers' own responsibility.
* The volunteers are expected to respect the rules of the camp and the traditions of the locals and should follow the
directions of the group leader.
CAMP FEE : 140 Euro to be paid on arrival by the foreign participants. Should be prepaid by the Turkish participants.
REGISTRATION FEE: The volunteers coming from a workcamp organization those hosts GENÇTUR volunteers in their camps are not charged any fee. Other volunteers should pay an inscription fee of EURO 50.-, which is charged to cover the expenses of running the program and the office works all year around. Please be aware that this fee is not related with the physical conditions of the camp like the quality of the bed or amount of the food. The fee is paid on arrival, in cash. As GENCTUR doesn't get any financial support from government, local administrations or any other institutionthis inscription fee is a need.
WHAT TO BRING: Pictures of your previous camp(s), Warm clothes for the nights / Musical instruments that you can play / Games / Pictures of your environment i.e. family, friends, home, school / Your interest, fun and enthusiasm for the project and the group / Your personal goods / Medicines against diarrhea, sun stroke, pains, allergies/ A hat against the sun / Insurance documents /Enough money for your transport to and from the camp site, for your personal expenses, a recipe from youır country/ swimming suit and towels.
WHAT NOT TO BRING : Drugs
LEADER'S LETTER: You will receive a letter from the group leader before your camp starts, giving information about him/herself, and the
camp. If you do not receive it at most 1 week before your camp starts, please contact your sending organisation.
CURRENCY : 1 $ = 1.30 YTL (New Turkish Lira) and 1 Euro = 1.5 YTL. while his info sheet has been prepared.Please be aware that since 01.01.2005 we are using old and new Turkish Liras (that has no more 000.000.- ) together. 1 New Turkish Lira = 1.000.000 TL. All prices in the"Volunteers' Guide" and/or on the info-sheet are given as foreign currencies due to daily changes of the rate ofTL. in order to give an idea about the prices and to keep the fees and faresstable. Thus volunteers are supposed to pay the equal amount of TL. and don't need to bring or have foreign currencies for paying theregistrationfee and the cost of transport.
INSURANCE: There is no insurance on our camps this year. Volunteers should have their own travel insurance against illnesses and accidents.
GENERAL INFO ON GENCTUR CAMPS : Is on the WEB page of GENCTUR. Please visit www.genctur.com and read all the info
very carefully before you arrive.
LEISURE TIME POSSIBILITIES : Visiting natural beauties around the town, swimming.
EMERGENCY CONTACT: Zafer Yilmaz or Miriam Bektas. Tel: +90 212 244 62 30 - Fax: +90 212 244 62 33Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
COMMUNICATION: International calls can easily be made from the post office by the counter system phones (you pay as long as you talk), or by phone cards or tokens, which are available from the post office in the town.
PHONE NO OF THE CAMP: +90 232 628 70 30
PS: The information given on the info-sheet may change due to changes of conditions. The volunteers will be informed in this case.
We wish you a pleasant work camp and nice time in TURKEY.