STAND International works with young disadvantaged people from Scotland and provides short-term volunteering opportunities for them with our partners in Eastern Europe, in particular in Belarus, Romania, Ukraine, Georgia & Ghana, with the aim of reducing poverty and stigma and address the wider issues of social justice and inclusion in those countries.

 

Silver Stag ScotlandSilver Stag Scotland In 2015, STAND International, Silver Stag Scotland and House of Edgar, a historic Scottish tartan textile mill, collaborated to design a bespoke tartan which is now produced as a "tartan with a cause". The colours of the tartan represent five of the countries supported by the profits made: Ghana, Belarus Romania, Ukraine and Scotland.

 

Elevate-GlasgowElevate-Glasgow is a partnership between public sector and 3rd sector organisations working collaboratively to maximise personal development, training and education opportunities and supported placements to help people in recovery from problematic drug &/or alcohol misuse gain the skills and experience to move on in their lives and into employment.

 

Erasmus+Erasmus+ is the European Union programme for education, training, youth and sport.

Erasmus+ aims to modernise education, training and youth work across Europe. It is open to education, training, youth and sport organisations across all sectors of lifelong learning, including school education, further and higher education, adult education and the youth sector. It offers exciting opportunities for UK participants to study, work, volunteer, teach and train abroad.