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It is important that you have a contract and that you understand the contents of it. There is no standard version or template for an FK participant agreement or contract. These may differ between the various partnerships, and they may differ between volunteers and professionals. The contract is usually between you and your host partner, but it may also be between you and your home partner. What is important, is that you know which partner you have a contract with, and you should know that the contract is ruled by the national legislation of the country where your contract partner is based.

And despite different wording and layout, all contracts should include information about the following:

The contract doesn’t need to cover the following (but it must say where the information can be found):


If you still haven’t received your contract, or if you still have questions to any of its content, ask your partner for a meeting. It is important that you have a full understanding of your rights and duties. You will also have the opportunity to go through the contract with one of our program advisers during the training.