Training Course: Youth takes the floor
Dates: 28 October – 4 November 2018
Venue: Fundão, Portugal
Eligible are 23 participants coming from: Denmark, FYROM, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Slovak Republic, Slovenia
Application deadline: 26th August 2018
The training will gather 23 participants from Denmark, Portugal, Italy, FYROM, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Lithuania and Hungary to explore structures, instruments and mechanisms of youth participation in decision-making at the local level.
This Training Course (TC) is designed for municipality officers, youth workers and members of youth councils or other participation mechanisms within the municipality (local governance).
The training will gather 23 participants from Denmark, Portugal, Italy, FYROM, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Lithuania and Hungary to explore the state of art of Youth Participation in Europe in what concerns to structures, instruments and mechanisms of participation of young people.
The TC will also brings insights and experiences in how to develop sustainable and inclusive engagement of young people in decision making processes by involving different stakeholders.
The project will allow discussion and the empowerment in developing advocacy actions, policy making, policy development and other key elements for real and effective youth participation.
By the end of this TC participants will develop local actions plans and strategies to strengthen Youth Participation in their different contexts and communities and thorough knowledge on how to create and run in a sustainable way structures for youth participation.
This project is financed by the Erasmus+ Youth in Action Programme.
Accommodation and meals will be provided by the organizers. Any particular need should be communicated at the moment of registration.
Arrival day is 28th October 2018 and departure day is 4th November 2018. The arrival and departure airport is Lisbon. Flight tickets shall be bought only after agreement and confirmation with the organizers.
Travel expenses to and from the venue will be reimbursed up to a maximum pre-agreed with the organizers, according to the Erasmus + Key Action 1 rules. Travel costs limit per country (per participant):
– 360 € from Denmark, Italy, FYROM, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Lithuania and Hungary
– 80 € from Portugal
Reimbursement will be done via bank transfer after the TC.
There is no participation fee
An info-pack with further details on accommodation and programme will be shared with the selected participants
DYPALL Network – NGO
Ung Egedal – NGO
Municipality of Fundão – NGO
Phone: +351 920 216 820
For additional information please: Download the Application form
Available downloads; Call for Applicants Youth takes the floor.pdf
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