Cursos Bruselas en verano sobre espacios urbanos


Cursos Bruselas financiados por el programa Erasmus+ en verano en Bélgica para participantes españoles que quieran aprender sobre urbanismo.

Para saber de más cursos en Bélgica consulta nuestra web.

Curso Erasmus+ completo! Por favor mira otras becas para intercambios y cursos ahora mismo activas. 

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Brussels, Belgium

Fechas cursos Bruselas

Some important dates

From 12 (arrival day)-20 (departure day) August 2017

June 12nd —  Deadline Participant selection (by partner organization) & motivation letter ( by participant)   — send participant’s list and motivation letter to us (see below) – Important! : Mail Subject: Spain – Building Bridges – Full Name – People for Cities

June 18th  —  Deadline Booking of transportation, (The sooner we receive the participants list and the motivation, the sooner we can give our approval to make the booking of the transportation)


Descripción cursos Bruselas y sus objetivos:

During «People for Cities 2017», we will provide the participants with the opportunity to getinsightin the different key elements that shape a city. Together we will explore a wide range of grassroots movements,the concepts of active citizenship and involve them in different participatory processes used in urban policy making. It is our goalto make them reflect upon urban issues, such as air-quality, affordable housing,the welcoming ofrefugees, and how these elements influence all citizens, stakeholders, and as a resultthe city as a whole. By the exchange of projects, concepts and opinions, by gaining the necessary insightthrough interaction with different experts (academical orthrough experience) & visiting good practices, we strive to develop their knowledge, skills and competences on urban matters.

We will also offer practicaltools & workshops so youth and youth workers can initiate and coordinate grassroots movements/citizen’s initiatives. Hereby facilitating them to develop their urban own action plan to make a positive change in their organizations, communities & countries.

 In order to achieve this goal we have put forward the following objectives:

-Getting introduced to the concept of grassroots movements, active citizenship and inclusive cities

– Learn about active participation in order to influence policy making

– Gain insight on how existing projects have influenced policy in different cities

– Learn how to approach the specific investigated themes, keeping in mind all their aspects and the different stakeholders

– Develop skills to come up with and implement projects to promote inclusive cities by several workshops and participating in existing initiatives from stakeholders

– Learn how involve people in successful grassroots movements –

Make an action plan for local actions when returning to their own reality and provide a platform to encourage the exchange of their actions

Keywords: Urban Interventions – Public space – Cities for people – Creativity – Active citizenship – Workshops – Improving public space – Influence Policy making 

Criterio partucicipantes en los cursos Bruselas

The participants’ criteria:

– Have a good level of English (listening and speaking = highly important)

– People who work with young people on a regular basis (professional or volunteer)

– Motivated to take partin the whole project and all sessions

– Local active creators of citizen’s initiatives and/orinterested in the topics of grassroots movements and decision making

– Willing to share their experiences and local actions with other people

– Willing to make a difference

– Being open to a sustainable life style and being willing to put this into practice during the T.C. (see chapter»nutrition»)

Deberes para hacer en el curso Bruselas

We would like to ask to do some very importantthings :

– Write a motivation letter and send it to us.

– Bring some food from your country for an intercultural breakfast. If you never had anything like this before, justlet your imagination do the job!

– Bring 5 statements/facts related to your culture that you think nobody knows

– Bring a notebook to take notes during the session

– Take an open attitude and willingness to have a good time together, while working intensively.


-Read in to the subject ofthe training course (links willfollow)

– Investigate atleast 1 example of a grassroots movementin your country/city. (this is very important, so do it well)

We would also really appreciate itif you would post some photos or videos before you leave (on the airport, packing, leaving your organization, …) on social media and using always the following hashtag:

This way we can collect allthe media and share it with you and the rest ofthe world. #peopleforcities

Aspectos financieros de la beca para los cursos Bruselas

 Accommodation and lodging covered by 100% by the Erasmus +. The accommodation place was not finalized yet. So, you will receive another info pack later.

 Travel expenses partially or entirely covered by Erasmus + (the amount depends of the route to the venue of the training). Total amount for return ticket 275€


The exchange will be implemented in the framework of the EU Erasmus+ Programme, and travel expenses will be reimbursed to all participants according to travel limits set by the Erasmus+ Programme. If you stay within the given budget, your expenses will be covered 100%, and if you spend more, the exceeding amount will be your own contribution to your travel.

We willreimburse 100% ofthe travel cost provided you don ́ exceed the maximum travel cost of 275 euros for the rest oft he participating partners.

The costs are counted from the moment you leave your house to the moment you arrive atthe venue.

In orderto find yourtickets as cheap as possible we recommend you to check the following sites:,,,

You can arrive atthe venue on Saturday,the 12th ofAugust between 15h and 18h. The departures are on Sunday, 20th of August.Our National Agency allows for arrivals and departures to be 7 days before the start and 7 days afte rthe end of the training course.

After the participant selection we will send you an email to confirm your selection.Don ́t book your ticket before you’re officially selected !

Wait for confirmation from theOrganizing Partner and then you can go ahead and buy the ticket(s).

However, keep in mind thatif you decide to do so, in order to visit some friends or visit Belgium you are responsible for your own accommodation and other costs that might occur.

If you decide to travelto France,the Netherlands, etc. before or afterthe course you will have to pay these travel costs yourself. Even if you haven’t exceeded the travel costs mentioned below. Yourreimbursed flight should be to and from Belgium.

– The travelReimbursements will be done by bank transfer afterthe course. In orderto be reimbursed, you need to keep all invoices,tickets and boarding passes and bring them with you (No tickets = no reimbursement).

Accommodation and food during the training course will be fully covered. Insurance is obligatory and should be arranged and covered by each participant and will not be reimbursed. We reccommend «SegurosErasmus» which is the cheapest one.

!! Important: Consult the organisers before buying tickets. Only ticket options approved by the organisers will be reimbursed.

Comida durante los cursos Bruselas

To welcome you in the best possible framework to grow and learn, we will offer you healthy and sustainable meals during the course ofthe training. There will be three meals on the menu, in case of an external activity we will provide you with a lunch pack orthe equivalent value in euros.

We have a private chefto our disposal who will provide you with seasonal and pure dishes. Take into account that as we strive for a better planet, meat will not always be on the menu. In case of any allergies orintolerances, please contact us beforehand. There will always be a vegetarian and vegan alternative in the case meatis on the menu.


● Taking into account the educational kind of the project, it is forbidden to use alcohol and other drugs during the project activities.

● The project assumes that attendance in all activities for all the participants must be 100%. Failure to attend the activities may result in our inability to reimburse the travel expenses.

Reglas durante los cursos Bruselas

The participants are expected to attend the whole duration of the project and participate in all activities. If an emergency happens and you need to be absent for a short time, the team should be informed in advance. Please use the free time for meeting friends. If you miss any part of the course only without a valid reason (illness or unforeseen grave circumstances) and without informing the team and/or if you cause major problems for the team and or the participant group, the team will have to take measures going from partial refunding of the tuition, travel expenses, board and lodging by the participant up to exclusion from the course in extreme situations.

Please note that during the course the team have the authority to take decisions in a day-to-day life as well as the arrangement of the programme.

Llegadas y salidas de los cursos Bruselas


How to getto the course venue?

Arrival at BrusselsAirport:

There is a train station underthe airport where you can take a train to Brussels Central. You can buy a ticket online on or at your arrival in the airportfrom the vending machine orthe ticket office.

Aticket costs €8,5. In Brussels Central you change for Metro 5 or 1 direction Erasme/Erasmus. You get off at Comte de Flandre/Graaf van Vlaanderen.

From there you follow the map. Itis a five minute walk.

From Central Station (without metro)it’s a 20 minutes walk.

* * * The address ofthe venue is:Rue desAteliers 3, 1080 Molenbeek-Saint-Jean // Werkhuizenstraat 3, 1080 Sint- Jans-Molenbeek * * *

How to getto the course venue?

Arrival at Charleroi Airport(they call it Brussels-South butis still an hour away !):

There is a shuttle bus which brings you to Brussels Midi/South station.

In Brussels Midi (= South in French) you change to metro 6 direction of Elizabeth.

Aticketis €2.1. From there you follow the map. Itis a 5 min walk.

* * * The address ofthe venue is:Rue desAteliers 3, 1080 Molenbeek-Saint-Jean // Werkhuizenstraat 3, 1080 Sint- Jans-Molenbeek * * *

The training course will take place in Brussels. The weather conditions for this area are moderate for this time of a year. The temperature in August vary from +18 to +30. It can be very sunny but also rainy, so be prepared for both. Sunglasses and rain jackets should be items you shouldn’t forget 😉

The Venue

The training venue is the Waterman. This centre is run by a Belgian youth organizations called JES (Youth and the City). We will provide for your stay, 3 meals a day, fruit and snacks. The only cost for you will be 40 euro for the external workshops, lectures and bike hire. This amount will be deducted from your final reimbursement.

There is wifi At the venue. The participants will be accommodated in rooms for 3-5 people. There are shared bath rooms in each room. Bed linens are provided by the hostel but you should bring your own toothpaste, shower gel, shampoo and towels.

* * * The address of the venue is: Rue des Ateliers 3,

Visa and travel documents

All participants are from EUcountries so there is no need for a visa or passport.

Make sure that you bring youridentity card and in case you possess it, a European insurance card.

Practical Hints

Money The currency of Belgium is EURO. Most often exchange offices do not charge any fees for their service. Itis betterto exchange money in banks as they have betterrates than exchange offices at airports or railway stations. Never exchange the money from people on the street!


The voltage forthe Belgianelectricity system is 220 V.

The plugs have 2 round contacts.

Proceso selección cursos Bruselas

becas y voluntariado socios building bridges

Building Bridges members and/or long term unemployed (proved by scanned document) will have preference to this volunteer service.

You should complete registration in 2 steps:

1. Please send your application form, CV , application form and motivation letter to with subject «TC Belgium Urban .YOURNAME.YOUR SURNAME. Spain.Building Bridges«. Remember to write in the motivation letter that your sending institution is “Asociación Building Bridges”. All documents written in English.

Selected participants will receive the detailed infosheet after the selection process.

2. Pay the registration fee (40€) by Paypal or bank transfer to :Asociación Building Bridges, CIF G85466886. This registration fee includes one year membership to our National and International activities. 

 * It is compulsory to send application form, CV and motivation letter and pay the registration fee at the same time in order to be within the pre-selection process.

If you are not selected by the sending or hosting organisation, we will reimburse the fee. Please see conditions of Erasmus+ grants

paypal comprar suscripcion

Payment by bank: Asociacion Building Bridges


ES67 0081 1534 5900 0116 4823 / BSAB ESBB

What do our participants say?

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  • Sara Greeds
    19 abril, 2016 at 12:57 am

    El link para el application form no es para este proyecto…

  • admin
    19 abril, 2016 at 7:45 am

    hola sara, ya está actualizado unn saludo!

  • yeseuropa
    19 abril, 2016 at 7:46 am

    hola, ya está actualizado, gracias por avisar!

  • Sara Greeds
    21 abril, 2016 at 2:48 pm

    Sigue siendo para move’em all. Relleno ése de igual forma?

  • admin
    22 abril, 2016 at 12:15 am

    Hola Sara, no hace falta que rellenes ese formulario, solo envíanos tu CV y carta motivación en inglés y no te olvides de hacerte socia. Si no te seleccionan te devolveremos la cuota.

  • SilviaN
    25 abril, 2016 at 12:24 pm

    Hola! La «registration fee» de 40€ hay que pagarla aunque ya seas socio de Building Bridges? Gracias!

  • yeseuropa
    25 abril, 2016 at 1:42 pm

    Hola Silvia, si ya eres socio y has disfrutado de una actividad internacional en menos de 1 año debes abonar 20€ adicionales como gastos de gestión y tramitación. Si no has disfrutado aún de ninguna actividad y eres socia no debes abonar nada. te esperamos!

  • Amanda
    26 abril, 2016 at 3:18 pm

    Hola!! Debo hacerme socia para que podàis ser mi entidad de envìo?

  • yeseuropa
    27 abril, 2016 at 7:06 am

    HOla Amanda, no es obligación hacerte socia, pero damos preferencia a los socios/as de nuestra asociación. anímate y participa!

  • SilviaN
    30 abril, 2016 at 6:55 pm

    Hola, dónde puedo encontrar el application form? No encuentro en enlace por ninguna parte :/

  • yeseuropa
    1 mayo, 2016 at 5:39 pm

    Hola, te la haremos llegar una vez seas seleccionada.gracias!

  • Alba R
    2 mayo, 2016 at 4:34 pm

    Si el application form solo es cuando eres seleccionado, ¿cómo te prerregistras realmente?

  • yeseuropa
    2 mayo, 2016 at 4:39 pm

    HOla, enviando tu CV y carta de motivación en inglés y registrándote como socia con el abono de la cuota. Si no eres seleccionada se te devolvería la cuota. Atención, solo queda 1 beca!

  • Marta SD
    22 mayo, 2017 at 1:54 pm

    ¿Cuántas plazas hay en el curso?

  • Yes Europa
    23 mayo, 2017 at 9:49 am

    Hola , hay 4 plazas para estas becas erasmus en Bélgica, te esperamos!

  • Andrea
    8 junio, 2017 at 11:36 pm

    Hola! Me gustaría saber si aún quedan plazas para este curso, muchas gracias!

  • Yes Europa
    9 junio, 2017 at 6:25 pm

    hola , solo queda ya 1 plaza para estas becas cursos de Bélgica, anímate y solicitala!
    un saludo

  • Francisco Javier Palomino Góme
    10 junio, 2017 at 1:18 pm

    Hola! Me gustaría saber dónde puedo encontrar la «application form» o si es un documento que yo he de redactar. Muchas gracias!

  • Francisco Javier Palomino Góme
    10 junio, 2017 at 1:18 pm

    Acabo de leer, los de abajo, ya sé como es, lo siento!

  • Yes Europa
    10 junio, 2017 at 1:48 pm

    Hola, no hay solicitud de momento, haz bien la carta de motivación gracias

  • Yes Europa
    10 junio, 2017 at 1:49 pm

    hola , no pasa nada esperamos tu candidatura para estas becas Erasmus. un saludo

  • Francisco Javier Palomino Góme
    10 junio, 2017 at 4:21 pm


  • Blanca
    11 junio, 2017 at 2:08 pm

    Mañana todavia podemos seguir echando solicitudes?

  • Yes Europa
    11 junio, 2017 at 2:44 pm

    Hola, el curso ya está completo, por favor mira otras opciones de cursos con becas Erasmus que tenemos, suerte!

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