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European Conference: Youth for Human Rights

Dates: 28-30 October 2019

Venue: Tallinn, Estonia

Eligible are 140 participants coming from: Austria, Belgium – FL, Belgium – FR, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom

Application deadline: 4th September 2019

The Estonian National Agency for Erasmus+ invites you to participate in the European Conference ‘Youth for Human Rights’ which will takes place in Tallinn, Estonia on October 29th-30th, 2019. The date of arrivals is on October 28th, there is reception.

General Description

Recently Human Rights and Human Rights Education (HRE) in the youth field have been gaining importance in European political agendas, also as reaction to the raise of populist anti-Human Rights discourse.

Our aim is to bring together HRE experts, youth workers, trainers, and many more stakeholders from Erasmus+ National Agencies (NA’s), local and European institutions and NGOs and engage them in meaningful and productive discussions on mainstreaming Human Rights Education in youth work.

The results of the Conference will be conveyed as policy recommendations to responsible bodies of the Erasmus+ programme and further be taken on board in youth policy developments.

We would hereby like to invite you to participate and contribute to the Conference aiming to:

  •  Share experiences regarding the state of human rights education in youth work today
  •  Present findings from ‘Youth for Human Rights’ project
  •  Create a cross-sectoral commitment plan for mainstreaming HRE in youth work

The conference is the final event of the Erasmus+ Key Action 3 project ‘Youth for Human Rights (YfHR)’ (2016-2019).

The profiles of the participants should be selected amongst representatives of organisations dealing with either youth work or human rights education, and in capacity of youth policy or educational policy making.

The matching profiles include:

  • Youth workers;
  • Local, regional and national authorities;
  • Representatives of universities and institutions formally preparing youth workers;
  • Youth trainers;
  • Youth networks;
  • NGOs dealing with human rights education;
  • Other National and European youth NGOs;
  • Experts on Human Rights and youth policies

Costs

 

This project is financed by the Erasmus+ Youth Programme.

Accommodation and food

Being selected for this course, all costs (accommodation, travel, etc.) relevant to participation in the course will be covered by the NAs involved in this project.

Travel reimbursement

Your sending National Agency or Regional SALTO Resource Centre will support your travel costs. After being selected, please contact your NA/SALTO RC to learn more about how to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.

Participation fee

The participation fee varies from country to country. Please contact your NA to learn more about the participation fee for participants from your country.

Application

Organiser:

Estonian NA – National Agency

Phone: +372 697 9217

For additional information please: Download the Application form

Contact for questions:

Eleny Aalde

E-Mail: eleny.aalde@archimedes.ee

Before applying please contact the NA of your residence country to check if it is involved in this concrete project and committed to cover travel costs. NB! Learn about possible participation fee and other relevant rules.

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Training Course EuroPeers TC

Dates: 25-29 September 2019

Venue: Hannover, Germany

Eligible are 25 participants coming from: Belgium – DE, Belgium – FL, Bulgaria, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovak Republic, Turkey, United Kingdom, Western Balkan countries

Application deadline: 14th August 2019

A training course for young people who took part in European Solidarity Corps/Erasmus+ Youth projects and want to share their European experiences with their peers.

General Description

You did an European Voluntary Service/a volunteering activity, participated in a youth exchange or organised a youth initiative?

Probably you gained lots of experiences and got to know Europe from an exciting perspective. Are you interested in staying involved and sharing your experiences with others?

If you can imagine telling other young people about your European experiences and encouraging them to try suchlike, we invite you warmly to become a EuroPeer!

EuroPeers are young people who have already taken part in an European Solidarity Corps/Erasmus+ Youth project. They share their experiences and inform other young people (their peers) about these opportunities and other ways to go abroad.

This can be done in different ways and in the framework of various events. During this international training course you will learn how to organise different types of EuroPeer events and how to share your European experience effectively with your peers.

You will attend workshops on – opportunities for young people to participate in Europe – Mobility programmes in Europe – Project management and PR activities – Communicating the European idea.

You will also have time to develop your first own EuroPeer activity. At the end of the training you will receive a certificate.

Curious now?

Information about both the EuroPeer project and previous events organised by EuroPeers over the last years can be found here

Costs

 

This project is financed by the European Solidarity Corps Programme.

Accommodation and food

Being selected for this course, all costs (accommodation, travel, etc.) relevant to participation in the course will be covered by the NAs involved in this project.

Travel reimbursement

Your sending National Agency or Regional SALTO Resource Centre will support your travel costs. After being selected, please contact your NA/SALTO RC to learn more about how to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.

Participation fee

The participation fee varies from country to country. Please contact your NA to learn more about the participation fee for participants from your country.

Application

 

Organiser:

Jugend fur Europa – National Agency for the Erasmus+ Youth Programme – National Agency

Phone: 0049 228 9506 254

For additional information please: Download the Application form

Contact for questions:

Malte Krumrey

E-Mail: krumrey@jfemail.de

Before applying please contact the NA of your residence country to check if it is involved in this concrete project and committed to cover travel costs. NB! Learn about possible participation fee and other relevant rules.

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Training Course TYE: Tools for Youth Exchanges

Dates: 3-9 November 2019

Venue: Malmö, Sweden

Eligible are 25-30 participants coming from: Austria, Belgium – FL, Belgium – FR, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Application deadline: 5th September 2019

Tools for Youth Exchanges is a training that enables participants to explore tools around group processes, (intercultural) learning, involvement of young people and how to facilitate these tools during a youth exchange.

General Description

The overall aim of TYE – Tools for Youth Exchanges – is for youth leaders and youth workers to explore, share and adapt tools that can be used to improve their youth exchange projects.

Further TYE is designed according to the following objectives:
● To increase awareness of group processes and tools that facilitate group development
● To develop competences in designing and facilitating educational workshops
● To explore tools that support learning process, including debriefing and recognition of learning.
● To explore tools and models that focus on intercultural learning.
● To explore how to motivate young people to be actively involved at all stages of a youth exchange project.
● To gain understanding of how to support young people during the follow-up phase of a youth exchange project.

Expected profile of participants

The training course is designed for voluntary and professional youth workers, working directly with young people and who have one from the following experiences with Erasmus+ Youth Programme

● Have experience in organising and/or participating as a team member in international youth exchange;
● Have applied for a youth exchange project funding and are waiting for an answer or just about to implement a youth exchange;
● Have applied for a youth exchange project and has been rejected (and are planning to apply again).

You should have a direct contact with young people who are already involved or want to get involved in an international youth exchanges.

This training course will be in English, without any possibility of permanent translation. Therefore, we ask you to have a good level of English (to be able to understand and to communicate).

Participants should be at least 18 years old.

Course programme
TYE course programme is built on the past experiences of participants and offers variety of workshops, info-sessions, activities to improve youth exchange practices of using tools and methods. Attached is the provisional programme of the course.

The Swedish National Agency for Erasmus+ Youth (MUCF) will process your personal data according to GDPR and the privacy policy of MUCF.

Costs

 

This project is financed by the Erasmus+ Youth Programme.

Accommodation and food

If you will be selected for this event, your accommodation and travel costs relevant to your participation in the seminar will be covered by the National Agencies

Your sending National Agency will support your travel costs. After being selected, please contact your NA or SALTO involved in this project, to learn more about how to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.

Participation fee

The participation fee varies from country to country. Please contact your NA or SALTO involved in this project, to learn more about the participation fee for participants from your country

Application

 

Organiser:

The Swedish Agency for Youth and Civil Society – National Agency

Phone: +46 10 160 10 92

For additional information please: Download the Application form

Contact for questions:

Andreea Maris

E-mail: erasmusplus@mucf.se

E-Mail: andreea.maris@mucf.se

Before applying please contact the NA of your residence country to check if it is involved in this concrete project and committed to cover travel costs. NB! Learn about possible participation fee and other relevant rules.

Training Course. Youth Exchanges’ Training for Newcomers. Liechtenstein

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Training Course: Youth Exchanges’ Training for Newcomers (JUBE+ in German Language)

Dates: 12-15 November 2019

Venue: Malbun, Liechtenstein

Eligible are 25 participants coming from: Austria, Belgium – FL, Belgium – FR, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of North Macedonia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Application deadline: 15th September 2019

ATTENTION: German speaking seminar!

How can I start a project? How can I find the right partners? With the other participants you will develop a youth exchange, draft a programme, and learn about the Erasmus+ application-process.

General Description

Objectives of Training for Newcomers:

  • To provide an informed introduction to the Erasmus+ Youth Programme, focusing on Youth Exchanges and their capacity to enhance young people’s active engagement in the making of Europe (though not exclusively) for newcomers to the programme;

  • To offer an individual and group learning experience through a simulated process on setting up a Youth Exchange project;
  • To develop the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes to organise a Youth Exchange, based on the non-formal learning practice, principles, and quality standards of the EU youth programmes;
  • To enable participants to reflect on their learning and to familiarise themselves with Youthpass – the strategy on the recognition of non-formal learning in the youth field, its technical tool to produce Youthpass Certificates, and its application in Youth Exchanges in particular and the EU youth programmes in general;
  • To offer the opportunity to meet possible partner groups and to make contacts in other countries.

Costs

 

This project is financed by the Erasmus+ Youth Programme.

Accommodation and food

If you will be selected for this event, your accommodation and travel costs relevant to your participation in the seminar will be covered by the National Agencies

Your sending National Agency will support your travel costs. After being selected, please contact your NA or SALTO involved in this project, to learn more about how to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.

Participation fee

The participation fee varies from country to country. Please contact your NA or SALTO involved in this project, to learn more about the participation fee for participants from your country

Application

 

NA for Erasmus + Youth in Action in Liechtenstein

Phone: +423 239 91 15

For additional information please: Download the Application form

Available downloadsProgramme JUBE Liechtenstein.pdf

Contact for question:

Virginie Meusburger-Cavassino

E-Mail: virginie@aha.li

Before applying please contact the NA of your residence country to check if it is involved in this concrete project and committed to cover travel costs. NB! Learn about possible participation fee and other relevant rules.

Warsaw

Seminar: Evidence-based approach in Erasmus+. Methodological aspects

Dates: 9-10 October 2019

Venue: Novotel, Warsaw Centre, Poland

Eligible are 55 participants coming from: Austria, Belgium – FL, Belgium – FR, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of North Macedonia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Application deadline: 12th August 2019

Join the third edition of the seminar on evidence-based policy in Erasmus+ The seminar will be devoted to methodology, with a special focus on evaluation of public policy in the education field and drawing conclusions.

General Description

The Foundation for the Development of the Education System – Polish National Agency of the Erasmus+ Programme organises the third edition of the seminar on evidence-based policy in Erasmus+ which will take place on October 9-10 2019 in Warsaw.

Following participants’ suggestions, this year’s seminar will be devoted to methodology, with a special focus on evaluation of public policy in the education field and drawing conclusions. The seminar will provide an excellent platform for researchers and National Agencies’ staff involved in research activities to learn about current studies in the field of formal and non-formal education and mobility programmes, share research tools and good practices, and to create networks for future joint research activities of National Agencies of the Erasmus+ Programme.

As the seminar aims to tackle strictly methodological aspects, thus we are addressing this invitation to those who are researchers as well as representatives of National Agencies of the Erasmus+ Programme involved and interested in research on Erasmus+-related areas.

The NAs are encouraged to nominate more than 1 researcher per country. Researchers are invited to contribute as presenters to the sessions on research limitations and unsupported conclusions.

The programme will include four sessions on the following topics:

  • Principles of research art
  • Counterfactual research in education
  • Research limitations
  • Unsupported conclusions

The seminar goal is to provide a scientific forum for discussion on educational research methodology with a special stress on international mobility projects within the Erasmus+ Programme.

Costs

 

This project is financed by the Erasmus+ Youth Programme.

Accommodation and food

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

Travel reimbursement

Your sending National Agency will support your travel costs (or Finland in case of EaP+RU countries). After being selected, please contact your NA or SALTO involved in this project, to learn more about how to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.

Participation fee

The participation fee varies from country to country. Please contact your NA or SALTO involved in this project, to learn more about the participation fee for participants from your country

Application

 

Organiser:

Polish National Agency of Erasmus+ Programme

Phone: 0048224631433

For additional information please: Download the Application form

Available downloadsInfoPack & Programme Portugal.pdf

Contact for questions:

Mateusz Jezowski

E-Mail: mjezowski@frse.org.pl

Before applying please contact the NA of your residence country to check if it is involved in this concrete project and committed to cover travel costs. NB! Learn about possible participation fee and other relevant rules.

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Training Course IOGGA – Inside Out: Growing Gender Awareness

Dates: 9-15 September 2019

Venue: Felsöörs, Hungary

Eligible are 28 participants coming from: Albania, Finland, Hungary, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey

Application deadline: 30th July 2019

The aim of this project is to increase gender awareness in activities with youth performing by social actors in Europe. IOGGA will involve 28 participants over 18 years old from 9 countries. The Hosting Organization is Anthropolis Association.

General Description

The aim of this project is to increase gender awareness in activities with youth performing by social actors in Europe.

IOGGA is a Training Course that involve 28 participants over 18 years old from 9 countries. It will take place in Hungary in Felsőörs managed and hosted by Anthropolis Association. The activities will be on 9th to 15th September 2019, 7 days of workshops including travel days.

The specific objectives of IOGGA are:

  • to analyze the phenomenon in Gender equality in local community of the participants comparing to the European level;
  • to lay the foundation for a better intervention on local and international level;
  • to lay the foundation for a better understanding the educational consequences;
  • to increase the capacity of the reflection in the social environment of the participants;
  • to reflect on personals stories and stereotype in our social environments;
  • to increase the sensitiveness in the psychological aspect;
  • to give educational insight into practical tools, reflections on proactive methods, exchange of good practices with Non-formal education methods;

  • to give proper tool how to design specific, gender-equality related Erasmus+ program
  • to increase the international cooperation: networking and advocating, to create the best condition for mutual understanding.

Costs

 

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

Please be aware that the reimbursement will be tranfert to the sending organization after that all the original documents will be received and the dissemination part will be completed.

  • Hungary – 3 Pax – 0€
  • Albania, Italy, Romania, Slovenia, Turkey – 3 pax – 275€
  • Finland, Portugal, Spain – 3 pax – 360€

Participation fee

In order to provide special trasportation to the accomodation and Budapest, Quality Management on the project and involving quality trainers and lectures to the participants is requested a small contribution of 30€ per person that will be substract from the travel reimbursement.

Application

 

Organiser:

Anthropolis Antropologiai Kozhasznuegyesulet – NGO

Phone: +36702067637

For additional information please: Download the Application form

Available downloadsInfoPack IOGGA.pdf

Contact for questions:

Bruno Pizzini

E-Mail: iogga.project@gmail.com

Finland

Training Course Sail Deeper: Social Inclusion

Dates: 2-8 August 2019

Venue: Helsinki, Finland

Eligible are 21 participants coming from: Finland, Latvia, Spain

Application deadline: 2nd July 2019

An international training course for active members of partner organizations on how to provide an inclusive youth sail training and to develop sailing-related off-season program for youth.

General Description

The training course Sail Deeper: Social Inclusion is first international activity of long-term strategic partnership project “Sail Deeper: Sailing Associations’ International Learning to Develop and Exchange Educational Programs Engaging Regions” organized by project partners STA Latvia (Sail Training Association Latvia), SNUPU (Sail Trainees of Finland) and ATLA International Training Ship Foundation (Spain).

Project Sail Deeper aims to improve the quality of youth work in partner organizations by providing international learning and experience exchange platform for partners to improve their sail training service and youth work on board and widen their collaboration network increasing their impact in youth field also on local level.

The objectives of this particular training course Sail Deeper: Social Inclusion are:

  •  to build up the project’s team, agree on plans, tools and expected results;
  •  to explore sail training as an inclusion tool for young people;
  •  to learn about Finnish practices to apply sail training working with youth with disabilities and special needs (impaired vision, hearing impairment, difficult social background etc.);
  •  to explore non-formal education methods for social inclusion on board;
  •  to develop local off-season program and prepare for its implementation.

The main fields and general objectives of the project Sail Deeper are:

International Network and Common Lpng-Term Crew Peer-Training: to exchange the best practices of partners sail training programs for young people (during sailing season and off-season; on local, national and international environment and with differ-rent social background), and to collect these methodologies for wider use;

Social Inclusion: to deepen the competences of partners’ members to work with young people using outdoor, experiential and non-formal education, also working with youth with less opportunities and disabilities;

Local Network with New Partners, Off-Season Program Development: to develop an off-sailing season program for local youth using non-formal education approach and seamanship that will allow youth to develop life-long learning competences and useful practical skills.

Costs

 

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

Your travel expenses will be covered:

  • up to 300 EUR per participant from SPAIN,
  • up to 160 EUR per participant from LATVIA and
  • up to 20 EUR per participant from FINLAND (further than 100km from Helsinki).

Participation fee

Your contribution to participate in the training course is also to develop and implement LOCAL Sailing-Related off-Season Program for youth together with your National Team during the period of September 2019

Application

 

Organiser:

STA Latvia

Phone: +37122088990

For additional information please: Download the Application form

Contact for questions:

Sintija Lase

E-Mail: sintija.lase@sta-latvia.lv