Welcome to our Projects page. Here, you will discover past, current, and future impactful initiatives we are leading and being part of to create positive change and empower individuals and communities around the world.

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ACT Training Course – Adaptability and Creativity through Theater

Here we are, sharing a recap of an incredible week in Bansko, Bulgaria, where we had the privilege of hosting ACT – Adaptability and Creativity through Theater training course! 🎭 ACT was a 7-day training course for youth workers to use theater as a tool to cultivate adapting-to-change skills. Life is a constant adaptation. From changing jobs to starting university or ending a relationship, we are constantly having to say …
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Be the Change – Social Entrepreneurship Education for Youth | Project Results

The “Be the Change” project, a KA2 small-scale partnership initiative co-funded by the European Union and executed by Zarika Association, Zavod Aspira, and ICAD Foundation, has successfully concluded with remarkable outcomes. The project aimed to promote and support social entrepreneurship in small towns and rural areas in Bulgaria, Slovenia, and Poland, fostering a positive impact on local communities. This article highlights the key results achieved through the collaborative efforts of …

Train the Boogie Trainers – Weekend Training

Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body. Martha Graham Train the Boogie Trainers was a weekend full of dancing, cooperation, lessons learned and inspiration. Time to share some of the highlights! Looking back, it is hard to believe the whole event was just one weekend. In those three days that we spent together in Bansko, Bulgaria we did 5 workshops, 2 training sessions, an improvised party …
Be the Change Youth Exchange in Kavarna, Bulgaria

Be the Change Youth Exchange in Kavarna, Bulgaria

We’re very excited to share that the mobility for young people as part of Be the Change project is now a fact and here we share some moments from this experience. ? ? Be the Change youth exchange in Kavarna! We’re thrilled to share the success of the “Be the Change” youth exchange program, hosted by Zarika Association, which took place from October 12th to 18th, 2023, in Kavarna, Bulgaria …

Unleashing Creativity and Poetry: Open Heart Workshop at Bacho Kiro Middle School in Pavlikeni

At Bacho Kiro Middle School in Pavlikeni, something magical recently took place. The classroom was filled with enthusiasm, artistic expressions, and the joy of learning. The Open Heart Workshop, organized by Zarika Association in partnership with Bulgarche Association, brought together 2nd, 3rd, and 4th-grade students, teachers, and a renowned poet, Lili Spasova, to explore the realms of creativity and poetry. This workshop we implemented in a hybrid on-site and online …