nooretevahetus youth exchange nyh austria better youthName of the project: Better YOUth  Youth Exchange

Date: 2nd until 11th July 2021

City/Country: Klaffer, Austria



What was the main topic of the event?

Vladislav Virtonen – People with special needs, disabilities and marginalized groups

Julia Divonina – Inclusion of people with disabilities

Anfissa Jerjomina – Problems of disabled and vulnerable groups

Margarita Skripkina – How support vulnerable groups of society

Veronika Afonina – Disability

Bika Mustafayeva – Disability

Robert Grankin – Disability


What was the biggest learning moments on the event for you?

Vladislav Virtonen – Nobody can push me to participate- i can only motivate myself. Motivating others as i knew it doesn’t work. My willpower starts from me, thoughts are far more powerful than i thought

Julia Divonina – How to communicate with people with disabilities nooretevahetus youth exchange nyh austria better youth

Anfissa Jerjomina – How to communicate with different kinds of people and how to work with them.

Margarita Skripkina – Work in teams

Veronika Afonina – I really remember the first day, the first tasks, I began to think about how people can live the truth

Bika Mustafayeva – For me the biggest learning moment was debate, I guess it is useful for future.

Robert Grankin – the best leadership is leading by example


Do you have any plans to continue active in the field? If yes, what?

Vladislav Virtonen – No, but would like to contribute to integrating marginalized groups in my main work making my social contributions more accessible – getting more feedback from different clients

Anfissa Jerjomina – I would like to participate in same type of projects in the future and spread knowledge.

Margarita Skripkina – i will work in the field, which connected with connections with people, so this experience would help

Bika Mustafayeva – Now I don’t know, but maybe in future.

Robert Grankin – Planning to participate in more youth exchanges


nooretevahetus youth exchange nyh austria better youthWould you recommend it to your friends? I yes, why? If not, why not?

Vladislav Virtonen – Sure, but mind age gap. Nice networking with a chill vacation and little learning

Julia Divonina – Yes, very interesting experience

Anfissa Jerjomina – Definitely yes, because it is an amazing opportunity to get new experience and knowledge.

Margarita Skripkina – yes, it is nice to practice of english

Veronika Afonina – Of course, I’ve already told you how to help people

Bika Mustafayeva – Definitely, in my opinion it is challenge and you need to win.

Robert Grankin – Definitely yes. Going out of your comfort zone is always good for development. and skills to make new connections fast is really helpful in life


More comments or anything else you would like to share? You can add here in your own language, if you want!

Anfissa Jerjomina – Все было супер, спасибо!

Margarita Skripkina – It would be better, if organization will be planned before the project

Bika Mustafayeva – I want to thank organizers, how they do projects like this. I really appreciate that!

Robert Grankin – Thank you to all the organizers, coordinators and trainers to make this amazing exchange possible


This Project was financed by European Commission’s Erasmus + Programme