Description: Understanding how to manage, save and make money is becoming increasingly important. This project aims to promote the need for financial education, increase financial literacy in participating countries by presenting youth workers with financial terms, financial management strategies, practical and digital tools that can be used in their work to improve youths’ financial and digital skills, apply different budgeting strategies and make informed financial decisions.
Location: Bansko, Bulgaria
Description: This international training course will gather 34 participants and trainers in order to develop youth work competences of youth leaders/ workers to foster inclusion and empowerment of young people who are facing marginalization on a daily basis.
Location: Elektrenai, Lithuania
Description: With more and more people moving to cities instead of the countryside our cultural knowledge has been lost on so many people. Classic village life – raising animals, growing your own food and working together with nature is seen as a low-life activity. However, the key to sustainability lies in exactly that and the negative stigma about rural life must be destroyed. With this exchange we want to show youth from all over Europe the power growing your own food gives someone.
Location: Hiiumaa, Estonia
Description: By implementing the YE “Talking is easy, acting is difficult”, we would like to support and encourage young people to become more involved and active in their communities. We are aware that the community is significant for a person, and each person should be part of a community that gives him/her space for his/her development and helps fulfill their ambitions. The community develops and grows with the help of interested people.
Location: Zakopane, Poland
Description: YE “Progress in Work” was born from the need of partner organisations to provide their work groups with some useful and necessary skills at the moment of job search and professional growth, as well as tools to be able to use and independently develop those skills.
Location: Piedras Blancas, Spain
Description: The training course will bring 30 youth workers for a 6-day training course with the aim to provide youth workers with competencies and tools needed to work with the financial literacy of young people in everyday youth work activities.
Location: Elektrenai, Lithuania
Description: This project aims to increase the degree of education and responsibility of young people in preventing and combating air pollution for a better quality of life and environmental sustainability.
Location: Monteoru and Buzau, Romania
Description: Young people in Europe spend an increasing amount of their time consuming digital media. These tools can provide a place for young people to learn, to share their experiences, to exchange their views, to have fun with their friends and to actively participate in society. Literature review suggests that there are a lot of youth work practitioners who lack the digital skills or attitudes to fully benefit from the opportunities created by digital technologies for delivering quality youth work, which is where this project steps in!
Date: 03 – 09.12.2021
Location: Tbilisi Area, Georgia
Description: The project will support youth on their personal development journey, as well as to give a space for them to get familiar with their thought and emotional patterns through the wonderful symbolism and hidden (or not so hidden)
meanings of the Harry Potter Universe.
Date: 03 – 11.12.2021
Location: Pilisszántó, Hungary
Description: Social media became the most influential media of the 21st century. These kind of platforms are the most important communication tools used by all actors in the society (business community, civil society organizations, political parties etc.), which means that youth workers are not an exception. With this project we want to encourage people – especially youth workers – to improve their digital competences & share gained knowledge with the youth they are working with.
Date: 01 – 08.11.2021
Location: Fužine, Croatia
Description: This youth exchange seeks to create a place for young people to share their views openly and with dignity among themselves. Members of different ethnic, religious, linguistic and cultural backgrounds and heritage will share understanding and appreciation. Young people want to find out how other countries interact with other cultures and what potential solutions that lead to the improvement of these relationships are suggested by young people who come from different cultural backgrounds.
Location: Osterholz-Scharmbeck, Germany
Description: The project aims to improve youth workers’ competences in graphic facilitation & visual thinking, as well as boost their creativity in both personal and professional life.
Location: Grotniki, Poland
Description: Project “More than Money” has the goal to create a common understanding of social entrepreneurship, sustainability and their benefits through studying examples of social enterprises by both on-site visits and research, as well as enhance participants’ ICT skills, namely creating digital materials and online research of data.
Location: Góra Kalwaria, Poland
Description: This training course aims to develop youth workers’ critical thinking competences, transfer media literacy knowledge and skills to participants, share basics of money management and long term planning through a simulation, as well as present dissemination methods.
Location: Černý Důl, Czech Republic
Description: This project will provide the appropriate space where the participants will learn about the importance of volunteering, as well as help young people develop a series of personal and social abilities, such as solidarity, tolerance, trust, civic duty, and social responsibility.
Date: 21-25/06 & 28-02/07/2021
Description: This YE will use the method of learning by doing through debates, simulations, energizers, ice-breakers, communication games, activities for exploring and sharing, group discussions, coaching sessions, creativity, reflection and self-reflection, open space and others. It provide youngsters with a safe place and environment to explore their inner selves and emotions as well as their prejudices, fears and impulsive behaviors.
Location: Gudevitsa, Bulgaria
Description: A 9 day online training course based on the principles of non-formal education, that will implement interactive methods, various inputs from trainers, experience sharing sessions among participants & multi-level reflections devoted to the digital world.
Date: 29.03-02.04 & 06-09.04.2021