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Education to volunteering - mentoring

Autor Hestia o.s.
Organisation Hestia o.s., NIDM
Year 2008
Research type research report
Annotation The research that was carried out by NGO Hestia focused on problems of volunteering and programs of volunteering. Main objective of this research is on one hand to define roles of mentors and their different approaches to children and youth, and on the other hand to find out whether these different approaches have an effect on quality of the mentorship. Complex analysis of problems of volunteering was based on twenty individual in-depth interviews with volunteers. At the basis of this analysis, report comes up with a description of the present state of volunteering in the Czech republic, in particular mentoring i.e. education of young volunteers under the direction of adult, experienced leader. A concrete result of the research is a typology of volunteering relations and mentor´s approaches to children.
Keywords mentoring; volunteering; education to volunteering; children and youth; mentorship; mentoring programs; keys for life
Research type qualitative
Start date 18. 7. 2008
End date 17. 10. 2008
Obor AM Pedagogy, education
Availability available by the researcher
Research location Národní institut pro další vzdělávání, Senovážné náměstí 25, Praha 1
Organisation Hestia o.s., NIDM
Possible connection Volunteering abroad
Voluntary activity
Registry administrator Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
Operator Národní pedagogický institut ČR
In cooperation Czech Council of Children and Youth
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