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Training Course. Human Rights Education with Mixed Ability Groups. Latvia

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Training Course: Human Rights Education with Mixed Ability Groups

Dates: 1-12 November 2019

Venue: Riga, Latvia

Eligible are 24 participants coming from: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Estonia, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russian Federation, Ukraine

Application deadline: 20th September 2019

ATTENTION: Russian speaking seminar!

This is a course for professional development of youth workers, educators and youth leaders who would like to organise educational projects and programmes with mixed ability groups using Human Rights Education.

General Description

Training course “Human Rights Education with Mixed Ability Groups” is a training course for professional development of youth workers, educators and leaders of educational programmes who would like to organize educational projects, programmes and activities with mixed ability groups through human rights education.

During the Training Course participants will discover:

-How to run mixed ability inclusive youth educational activities and projects based on Human Rights Education and non-formal learning approach;
– The values, principles, concepts and methods of human rights education;
– The principles of development and running of educational programmes within Human rights education field;
– Quality and particularities of human rights education activity with mixed ability groups of young people;
– What is the experiential learning cycle;
– Effective tips and hints on how to make HRE inclusive
– The levels of responsibility working in activities and projects with youth groups of mixed ability nature;
– Effective tools and instruments of inclusive youth worker and educator;
– The realities and best practices of youth educational activities and projects in EU, Eastern Partnership region and Russia;

The recognition of youth work, Youthpass and different learning instruments, youth worker’s competences and assessment.

Participants will also:

– Work in international groups;
– Get practical experience preparing and running human rights education activities with mixed ability groups during the trainiing course;
– Explore recent developments of youth work field;
– Set personal and professional development aims;
– Have an opportunity to develop international and local educational projects in the field of youth within and outside Erasmus+ programme.

It is expected that participants (together or individually) will organise local training/educational activities after the training course integrating human rights education and mixed ability approaches.

Profile of participants:

– Youth workers and youth leaders who act as youth educators in educational programmes and projects representing NGOs, working directly with young people with some experience of educational programmes with mixed-ability groups or without, but having strong dedication to introduce mixed ability approach and human rights education in their work;

– Interested in development of their organisation/institution and inclusive youth work in their respective city, region, country and Europe;
– Motivated for further professional development
– Aged: 18+;
– Able to communicate and work in Russian;
– Able to participate in the full duration of the course



This project is financed by the Erasmus+ Programme in the field of youth

Accommodation and food

Being selected for this course, all costs (accommodation, travel, food, etc.) relevant to participation in the course will be covered. All participants will be accommodated in a room for 3-4 people. Three meals a day and coffee breaks will be provided in the whole duration of the activity.

Travel reimbursement

Visa cost cover 100% and travel costs will be paid within the limits set by the Erasmus+ programme.

Limits for countries (most economic route will be required):

  • Latvia – 20 Eur/180 Euro (depending on the region),
  • Estonia, Lithuania – 180 Euro
  • Ukraine, Moldova, Germany – 275 Euro
  • Russian Federation – 275 Eur/360 Eur (depending on the region),
  • Armenia, Azerbaijan – 360 Euro,

Please do not buy tickets before you get confirmation about acceptance and note from the organisers to buy the tickets!

Participation fee

The participation fee for the course is 20 Euro.




Participation for All – Youth NGO

Phone: +371 29452445

For additional information please: Download the Application form

Available downloadsInfoPack HRE TC in Russian.pdf

Contact for questions:

Natalja Gudakovska

E-Mail: participationforall@gmail.com

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Training Course: Play for Human Rights Impact Campaign. Spain

Dates: 21-27 October 2019

Venue: Madrid, Spain

Eligible are 26 participants coming from: Albania, Azerbaijan, Jordan, Portugal, Serbia, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine

Application deadline: 5th August 2019

The “Play for Human Rights!” Campaign. Spain impact” project aims to train young sports workers to use human rights education in complex with grassroots sports activities for resolving youth problems.

General Description

The “Play for Human Rights!” Campaign. Spain impact” project aims to train young sports workers to use human rights education (HRE) in complex with grassroots sports activities for resolving youth problems.


-To provide educational and mentors support for grassroots sport & HRE Youth Coaches;
-To develop awareness and basic competencies (knowledge, skills and attitudes) of participants in human rights education, peacebuilding, intercultural learning and dialogue;
-To enable participants to share personal successful sport & social practices and learning strategies in a positive and safe atmosphere of living and learning together;
-To increase project management skills of participants;
-To motivate and support participants in their role as multipliers and peer leaders in peacebuilding activities using grassroots sport & HRE with young people, encouraging them to implement follow-up initiatives;
-To develop an international network of grassroots sport & HRE Youth Coaches using ICT;
-To develop Video tutorials with solutions for organizing public festivals of grassroots sport & HRE;
-To revise and strengthen the professional profile of the teaching professions;
-To promote voluntary activities in sport, together with social inclusion, equal opportunities and awareness of the importance of health-enhancing physical activity, through increased participation in, and equal access to sport for all.

We work from the global to local and motivate participants to provide follow-up actions for positive changes with our mentorship support and online platforms possibilities using.

Approach and content

The programme is based on non-formal education and informal methods, such as exercises from the Council of Europe manuals (Compass, Have your say, Bookmarks, etc.), working in groups, creative presentations, group discussions, presentations, learning by doing, debriefing, project management, reflection, etc.

Note: During the training, participants will prepare and implement the public festival of grassroots sport and HRE for local young people. After the training course participants need to prepare and implement follow up activity by organizing public festivals of grassroots sport & HRE (or similar event) in their local community.

Please be aware that the training course will not provide you with academic knowledge and concomitant recognition as it is a purely non-formal activity, and its success depends on the active participation of everybody present.

Profile of the participants

●no age limit;
●able to work in English;
●available and fully committed to take part in the full duration of the activity;
●curious, open-minded, appreciate diversity and learn about each other’s realities;
●motivated to learn and to apply the values and approaches of the project, notably sport for all, grassroots sport popularizing, gender equality, social inclusion, human rights, democracy and intercultural dialogue;
●representatives of the youth or social sports workers, athletes, physical education teachers or active community leaders who already use or want to start use grassroots sport in their voluntary work;
●involved in sports projects in their community and motivated to implement youth sports initiatives for HRE and peacebuilding after training course;
●possess a sense of responsibility for one’s own actions, a commitment to personal and community development and continue the engagement with other participants through the international network of grassroots sport & HRE youth coaches;
●preferably be involved in an organisation or network, institution, formal and/or informal group that is ready to support them throughout the project duration and afterwards when implementing follow up youth sports initiatives for HRE and peacebuilding.



This project is financed by the Erasmus+ Youth Programme.

Accommodation and food

The hosting organisation of this offer will organise and covers the costs for accommodation and food.

Travel reimbursement

The following maximum travel reimbursement per participant is eligible:

  • Spain 20 EUR
  • Portugal 180 EUR
  • Serbia 275 EUR
  • Albania, Turkey, Ukraine 360 EUR
  • Jordan 530 EUR
  • Azerbaijan 820 EUR

Visa costs for participants from Azerbaijan, Jordan and Turkey would be covered up to 100 EUR per person, upon presenting relevant documents and proof of payment.

Participation fee

Participation fee in amount of 40 EUR should be paid by participants on the first day of training course.




Dragones de Lavapies


  • League of Tolerance – Youth NGO

Phone: +380953106151

For additional information please: Download the Application form

Available downloads: Infoletter Play for Human Rights.pdf

Contact for questions:

Oleksandr Fomichov


E-Mail: loft.ngo@gmail.com