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Youth Empowerment and Social Transformation

Start date: Nov 1, 2016, End date: Dec 31, 2017,

EU countries and its Eastern partners are being challenged by cuts of individual and collective rights in the last years, and by an upraise of ultra-nationalist and anti-EU social and political movements that represent a thread for the maintenance of these rights and the amend of those that have been already set aside. The cuts on the rights and the populist ultra-nationalist uprising differ on it ...
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Първи стъпки

Start date: Aug 1, 2016, End date: Aug 31, 2017,

With the implementation of the “ First steps” project will apply new methods of education and informal learning. The young people will acquire new competences and personal development. They will broaden their world view and improve their competences in English, will increase their interest in intercultural communication and will be encouraged to be active citizens with EU identity when they commun ...
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Peace from the grassroots

Start date: May 1, 2016, End date: May 31, 2017,

The UN Security Council approved last December the resolution 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security, to recognize the role of youth in building sustainable peace and to lay out the need for governments and other stakeholders to support young people in this role. With this resolution, youth and youth organizations involved in peacebuilding see how their role in official or grassroots peace processes ga ...
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Against the background of a raising number of refugees and IDPs in Europe, predominantly due to the war in Syria and Ukraine and not to forget the “old” IDPs from the wars in the 1990ies in the Caucasus, the project would like to provide youth workers from Western and Eastern Europe with a platform debating reasons and effects of migration as well as approaches and concrete activities for addressi ...
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Out of Hate, A Piece of Art

Start date: Aug 1, 2016, End date: Mar 31, 2017,

The training course ‘From Hate to a Peace of Art’ will bring together 27 youth workers and youth leaders from 9 different organizations to train them in group dealing with conflict and hate by using art as a tool for tackling such issues. It will focus on developing practical and theoretical knowledge and skills in working with individuals and groups in the development of key competences regardin ...
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Non-formal education in conflict transformation can exert a big influence at different levels: in general population conception of conflicts, in small confronted communities, in youth organizations and CSOs, or in societies facing both, low and high intensity violence. Different organizations and institutions have been working on this field at different levels for decades, and the work with youth ...
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Youth Empowerment for Change

Start date: Aug 1, 2016, End date: Jan 31, 2017,

When analysing the current situation in the EU, Eastern Europe, and the EECA countries we observe that youth face several common challenges, with obvious peculiarities and different levels of intensity depending on the country. To mention some of them, youngsters face difficulties to access the labour market, ineffective political participation, low-quality and limited opportunities for personal d ...
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Working for Youth Empowerment and Conflict Transformation in Georgia

Start date: Aug 1, 2015, End date: Jan 31, 2017,

... rom Denmark, cand.scient.adm. and specialised in conflict resoulution, and who engage in conflict transformation, democratic values and active citizenship to inspire youth in the Caucasus region, and Academy for Peace and Develop, which is a youth organisation in Georgia working for peace-education and youth empowerment not least for youth from vulnerable groups and etcnic and cultural minority gr ...
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Project Development for Social Transformation

Start date: Feb 1, 2016, End date: Nov 30, 2016,

In a context of instability at social, economic and political level, it becomes of special relevance for youth organizations to arise as a relevant actors and be competent to develop initiatives and projects that address the needs of youngsters and reach the highest quality standards. Lacking competences when planning projects addressing the complex chaning realities youngsters are facing can lead ...
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Project Development for Social Transformation

Start date: Jan 15, 2016, End date: Nov 14, 2016,

In a context of instability at social, economic and political level, it becomes of special relevance for youth organizations to arise as a relevant actors and be competent to develop initiatives and projects that address the needs of youngsters and reach the highest quality standards. Lacking competences when planning projects addressing the complex chaning realities youngsters are facing can lead ...
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Many types of conflicts exist in Europe ranging from social tensions, community conflicts to ethnic and identity-based violent conflict in Eastern Europe, namely in Ukraine and the South Caucasus. To aid communities and individuals affected by these conflicts, peace education - defined as a holistic, multidisciplinary and transformative process to develop competences in nonviolent conflict transf ...
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On the background of a variety of societal and ethnic conflicts as well as social tensions in Europe, the project is based on the assumption that peace education is not only a form of education that is needed in so called conflict areas but a necessary form of education in all communities to ensure human rights protection, nonviolence and participation as fundamental principles of societal life. T ...
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Youth lead peacebuilding initiatives

Start date: Sep 1, 2015, End date: Jul 1, 2016,

Anyone having a brief look into the EECA region on the last years would agree in a main conclusion: the escalation of tensions among the countries of the region and with the neighbouring Russia is a fact that no one can ignore. Ukraine is the lately most affected country, with an on-going war in the eastern regions of Lugansk and Donets, which is having consequences in the entire country and regio ...
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Facilitate learning among cultures

Start date: Dec 1, 2015, End date: Jun 30, 2016,

Mobility programs such as Erasmus+ are providing multiple opportunities for youngsters to meet other cultures and organize international meetings that aim to develop intercultural understanding while bringing down stereotypes and reinforcing shared ideas of what Europe and its diversity means. These meetings are at the same time one of the main activities European Commission is promoting in order ...
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iINTERACT

Start date: Jan 1, 2016, End date: Jun 30, 2016,

The Training Course for trainers “iINTERACT” was hosted and organised by the Loesje Suomi (Finland) with support of Loesje Armenia. It took place in Dilijan, Armenia on April 23-29, 2016. It was a 7 day training for 28 participants from a broad spectrum of programme and partner countries: Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Armenia, Georgia, Moldova. The programme exp ...
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SEE A GAME

Start date: Aug 1, 2015, End date: Apr 30, 2016,

The project is dedicated to the theme of Entrepreneurship among young people, especially coming from rural areas with various social, economic, family and education background. For this project we decided to use the method called "SEE A Game". 32 Youth workers including managing team took part in the project 9 day Training Course in Yerevan, Armenia. The project was implemented during 11-19 Decemb ...
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ELECT! - Elections & Citizenship Today

Start date: Aug 1, 2015, End date: Apr 30, 2016,

The aim of the training course ‘ELECT! Elections and Citizenship Today’ is to foster a shared understanding between youth NGOs in Europe about democracy-building and the role of elections in enhancing active citizenship. During six training days the participants will engage with various aspects of democracy-building and will use the case of electoral processes to discuss both why and how conceptio ...
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Let's Get Youth Up & Running - Training of Youth Workers

Start date: Sep 1, 2015, End date: Mar 31, 2016,

"Let’s get youth Up & Running" was a training course for developing basic youth work competences. It was for members of youth organisations who wanted to learn more about being a youth worker, and engage with the young people they work with in active participation – both in youth work itself and in society. Who wanted to develop a sense of citizenship with the young people, and to reach out to and ...
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Conflict transformation is of crucial relevance for all modern European societies as diverse conflict cleavages exists on international, societal and interpersonal levels in all European countries. Many of those cleavages have their roots in the legacy of the past and cannot be seen disconnected from the heritage of past authoritarian regimes or from former territorial and ethnic conflicts. While ...
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You Are Able 3

Start date: Aug 1, 2015, End date: Jan 31, 2016,

Volunteering is not a mere activity which does not presuppose financial direct benefit. Rather, it is a means of self-expression and demonstration - finding one's own self and what makes us competitive in the job market. Being involved in voluntary activities, means the following: - Applying the voluntary experience for developing personal skills and knowledge; - Identifying a field of vast opport ...
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B-Social!

Start date: Sep 1, 2014, End date: Jan 31, 2016,

In contemporary times, citizens' engagement in creating various civic initiatives and their willingness to influence conditions of life in the society seem to be crucial elements building the perfect European society. Yet, one can still see, in many countries, the decrease in interest in voluntary services among young people. Having seen so many political disputes and almost no media coverage on t ...
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Volunteering: A Youth Empowerment Instrument

Start date: Jan 1, 2015, End date: Dec 31, 2015,

The training course took place in Kobuleti, Georgia on 29 June - 07 July The course brought together 21 youth workers in their function as project coordinators, mentors of volunteers, volunteer coordinators from Italy, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Moldova, Georgia and Portugal. Activities and events of non-governmental organisations are very often based on the voluntary engagement of young people willing ...
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YOUTH BUILDS PEACE IN EUROPE

Start date: Apr 1, 2015, End date: Oct 31, 2015,

Training course ?Youth builds Peace in Europe? was held in Kobuleti, Georgia, on 20 - 28 June 2015. In the training participated together 32 youth workers, youth leaders and youth educators as well as youth activists from 13 European countries: Germany, France, Italy, Greece, Slovakia, Estonia, Latvia, Hungary, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine and Moldova. Peace-building and conflict transfo ...
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No Turkish Balcony

Start date: Jan 19, 2015, End date: Oct 18, 2015,

The project “No Turkish Balcony” will be held in Borcka (Artvin) between 30th June to 9th Julyl 2015 with 33 participants. During 9 days, participants from Portugal, Georgia, Poland, Armenia and Italy will introduce their cuisine and traditional foods and the stories about these, together with historical issues about their countries. With young a dynamic participants, the aim of the project is t ...
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Explore your Potential

Start date: Oct 1, 2014, End date: Sep 30, 2015,

Participation of young people is one of the key questions that youth workers address in their work. Concepts of participation usually refer to at least four dimensions: social participation, political participation, economic participation and cultural participation. Unfortunately, in today`s Europe young people do often not participate in any of these societal dimensions. With youth unemployment r ...
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TransformAct! : Movements for social and democratic change

Start date: Feb 1, 2015, End date: Sep 1, 2015,

The main activity of the Project “TransformAct!” took place in Barcelona from 11th to 19th May 2015. The activity gathered 27 participants from Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Italy, Macedonia and Spain, which represented different active organizations in their countries. The main objective of the project was to gather activists from different european organizations to share experiencies and strategies ...
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Youth Empowerment Meets Conflict Transformation

Start date: Jan 1, 2015, End date: Aug 31, 2015,

The project ?Youth Empowerment Meets Conflict Transformation? took place in Misaktsieli, Georgia, from 18.04.2014 to 26.04.2014 with a total of 33 participants being youth workers, youth leaders and youth activists from Croatia, France, United Kingdom, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, Italy, Belarus, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. Against the background of a great variety of societal ...
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CC - Challenges in Communication

Start date: Mar 1, 2015, End date: Aug 31, 2015,

A good ability to communicate is nowadays crucial in every sphere of our life: to have healthy personal relations, to work efficiently with young people, to be successful in our studies, to access new job positions, to exercise social leadership or to transfer our ideas into bigger groups and audiences. This becomes specially relevant when working as youth workers and/or young leaders with youth a ...
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ASHA European Neighbourhood Dialogue Programme

Start date: Sep 1, 2014, End date: Aug 31, 2015,

ASHA European Neighbourhood Dialogue Programme This is an Erasmus+ project bringing together youth workers from the EU and neighbouring regions (Mediterranean and Eastern Partnership) in order to explore the nature of the relationship between Europe and its neighbours, develop competences in intercultural dialogue and enhance future co-operation. The project is a direct reflection of the interest ...
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The training course "Manage the Future - Build Partnerships" focuses on international project management, value of partnerships and participation of young people. In this projet we have 12 NGO´s(from EU and Caucasus) and 24 participantes. The venue gone be in Rio Maior and Arrouquelas, and happens from 02 to 10 May 2015. The training course aims to support sustainable partnerships and high quality ...
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"ICL it" Culture and Leadership for Intercultural Educational Meetings

Start date: Jan 1, 2015, End date: May 31, 2015,

Intercultural youth meetings with educative objectives are one of the main activities European Commission is promoting in order to strengthen European Citizenship, while creating common values and generating spaces for exchange and the establishment of cooperative partnerships. Generally, these meetings resulted being an effective and inclusive tool for cohesion among youngsters from different c ...
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Youth Empowerment and Nonviolent Conflict Transformation

Start date: Jul 1, 2014, End date: Mar 31, 2015,

Society and its citizen’s life immerse in a “culture of violence”. Media, schools, families, communities and politics show constant images of different type of violence promoting the paradigm that violence is inevitable and that is the one of the tools available to make changes happen. Thus, children grow up believing in this idea not only as a concept but as basis for living. Children and youth ...
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Trainer of Trainers: The art of facilitation

Start date: Oct 1, 2014, End date: Mar 31, 2015,

The training course Training of Trainers: The art of facilitation, takes place from the 2nd until the 10th of January in Bakuriani, Georgia. During the training course 24 youth workers from 8 different countries will develop their skills in facilitation, program design and interpersonal conflict management. The project consists of 4 stages. In the first stage the projects will create an open and c ...
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Become More Outdoor

Start date: Jun 17, 2014, End date: Jan 16, 2015,

A seminar “Become More Outdoor!” is designed to bring together people who are working with youth on everyday basis (youth workers, youth leaders, project managers, peer-to-peer educators) and who do not have yet any or so much experience on using outdoor activities as a tool for learning. The seminar will give the chance for them to build common understanding on outdoor activities as an effective ...
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Youth @ Work

Start date: Jun 17, 2014, End date: Oct 17, 2014,

Research and statistics estimate that unemployment is the greatest social injustice among citizens, especially when it concerns young people. Unfortunately, this social injustice is the scourge of the nations of the EU and is constantly evolving . The deepening of the problem of young people is the lack of employment in local area - especially when these are small towns and villages , making their ...
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"DIASPEACE seeks to generate policy-relevant, evidence-based knowledge on how diasporas (exiled populations from conflict regions) play into the dynamics of conflict and peace in their countries of origin. In a globalised world diasporas have become new forces shaping the interactions between countries, regions and continents. On one hand, they are seen to fuel conflict by transferring remittances ...
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Social Media for Democracy

Start date: May 1, 2012,

Training in Georgien mit 28 Fachkräfte der Jugendarbeit aus Programm- und Eastern Partnership Youth Windows-Ländern zum Thema Rolle und Einfluss von Sozialmedien in Demokratiserungsprozesse. Die Teilnehmende reflektieren darüber inwiefern soziale Medien die politische Partizipation im Allgemeinen und insbesondere bei jungen Menschen beeinflussen. Darüberhinaus überlegen sie wie Jugendorganisation ...
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This Training Course aims at facilitation of two processes – one being increasing the competencies of participants over local and international volunteer project management, the second – promotion of European Voluntary Service.Both local and international volunteer projects are complex actions that need to ensure effective planning, implementation and management in order to be well done, achieve a ...
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Street pARTy 3

Start date: Dec 1, 2011,

The “Street pARTy” youth exchange is continuation of the two previews youth exchanges “Street pARTy” 1 & 2 which took place in Ukraine, 2008 and in Serbia 2009, This exchange is an international meeting focused on developing mutual understanding of European citizenship, improving youth mobility in the Neighbouring partner countries, raising intercultural learning process of young people and their ...
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FOLLOWING THE FOOTSTEPS OF MEDEA

Start date: Aug 1, 2013,

... ng people about culture and identity using arts as an expressionThe project will be organized for 32 young people from Armenia, Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Estonia, Hungary, Bulgaria, and Latvia.The Academy for Peace and Development will coordinate and host the project in Kobuleti, Georgia, from 11-21 September 2013.
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