KANE in Greek language means do or make!
We do national and international youth work. We aim to offer opportunities of personal and social development to local youth through socio-educational activities and non formal education. Our main target is to create independent youth structures as well as to achieve the recognition of youth work in Greece.
Social Youth Development, KANE, is a non-profit organization situated in Kalamata, Greece. Our main target group is young people aged 15-30, youth workers, youth leaders, mentors and trainers. However we are also working with all the local community.
Our vision is to foster youth motivation in order to take initiatives and become more active citizens. Our mission is to provide educational and training opportunities for youth and people that work in the youth field. We also aim at fighting discrimination, fostering intercultural and social development, and promoting social inclusion and equality, particularly for young people. At organizational level, we promote cooperation among local, regional and international organizations and public bodies.
Language internship program
Greece is one of the most popular European holiday destinations. It is especially popular because of its beaches, food, and the lively nightlife. Our wider region, the Peloponnese is a place of immense historical importance, as it possesses several monuments from different historical periods. This, combined with its beautiful beaches with crystal clear blue water, makes it a popular tourist-destination, especially during the summer.
Kalamata (Greek: Καλαμάτα Kalamáta) is the second most populated city of the Peloponnese peninsula in southern Greece. It is surrounded by a beautiful environment that combines the sea with mountains, a combination that offers its inhabitants and visitors not only beauty, but also chances to get in touch with nature, all year long. In Kalamata you will find a 4km long city beach that has been granted the Blue Flag Award of quality, where people can swim in the crystal clear waters or just lie and enjoy under the sun. Kalamata Beach has numerous cafés, beach bars, restaurants, and taverns and is also one of the beautiful places to go for a walk, day and night.
It is the perfect place to have your language internship. Apart from having the opportunity to visit some great places, you will get the chance to demonstrate your communication and presentation skills, as well as the ability to inspire students to learn your native language. Whether you are looking to boost your language skills, and gain some experience to improve your CV, or you just want to try something different, this internship programme in Kalamata is ideal for you!