About Us

We are Michael, Alina, Dariia, Maviye, and Tomacco Erasmus+ volunteers, volunteering at GSM. Let us introduce ourselves 😊 Dariia Riabokin (Derya) Hey) Do you want to get one more name? Welcome to Turkey. I am 21 years old Ukrainian girl, whose name is Dariia, but everybody here changed it to Derya, which means river or … More About Us

Who We Are

Who we are… GSM – Youth Services Centre is a youth organization that has been founded by a group of young people in 1985 in Ankara, Turkey. Since its first day, GSM has actively worked in youth field and until today it has created and successfully implemented many national and international youth projects. GSM is … More Who We Are

Bonjour à tous !

Bonjour à tous ! Pendant que je vous écris ce blog, il neige énormement dehors. Même s’il est dit que “la neige de Février tient comme l’eau dans un panier”, eh bien je peux vous dire que ce n’est pas le cas pour Ankara. Cela va faire des jours qu’il neige sans arrêt et il … More Bonjour à tous !

Mild winter

December has come and 2020 enters its encore, the classic sense of the holiday season is unrecognisable. Covid restrictions are in full swing, however that hasn’t stopped us from making the most of the festive jollies, it’s been a month of optimism and hope an imagery symbol of this could be that hats and gloves are only … More Mild winter

The last of 2020

Imagine this, you wake up on Sunday and your flatmate made Turkish kahvaltı. Nothing gets better than that. Anyway, so December has passed already? The restrictions are still in order, meaning lots of quality time in bed with a book and a Turkish coffee. One weekend I went to a nearby city called Sakarya to … More The last of 2020

Seasons change

November has been a month of much change globally; we begin to feel the early signs of winter, and with this the numbers of Covid has risen drastically which has led to nations enacting tougher restrictions. Here in the Turkey, one of the foundations of culture is restaurants of which has been forced to close their doors … More Seasons change