laureatA first year MA student of psychology Pavol Derer is one of the laureates of the Volunteer of the Year 2017 Award, which is organized by the portal CARDO – Narodne dobrovolnicke centrum (National centre for volunteering). The prestigious honour was awarded to him and to his colleagues for the project named Online Fieldwork. It is one of the activities of focusing on reaching out to vulnerable young people using internet and social media.


The aim of the project he manages is to help young people to get out of the closed online communities and to seek out help. Moreover, Pavol Derer is a co-author of a manual dealing with online fieldwork. Laureates of the award were also welcomed by the president of the Slovak Republic Andrej Kiska on May 30, 2018. Our sincere congratulations to Pavol!


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