YW - Migration; Which way?”
Start date: May 5, 2016,
End date: Mar 4, 2017
Key action 1 – mobility of youth workers “Migration; Which way?” will bring together 50 youth workers from 10 countries Norway,Turkey, Denmark, UK, Germany, Sweden, Slovakia, Estonia, Lithuania and Czech Republic to Istanbul, Turkey from 1st to 9th October 2016.The aims and objectives of the training course are: • Fostering reflection on different dimensions of migration and mobility, understanding the theoretical framework of migration trends and new migration in Europe and its global effects• Exchange of experience and good practice in youth work, related to international/local migration and mobility and its influence on young people in Europe• Preparing youth workers and youth leaders in addressing the challenges and opportunities resulting from migration for young people /society as a whole• Raising the competence of youth workers and youth leaders about the push and pull factors of migration and causes and consequences of migration and how to prevent negative effects of migration (such as discrimination) in society• Understanding the EU policies towards migration and mobility and local realities in participating countries and learning good practices • Improving competences about different (youth) mobility opportunities in Europe• Promote European cooperation between youth organisations to promote youth mobility and engage youth with immigrant backgrounds in organizations’ activities• Develop new initiatives in the field of migration and mobility for young people within the framework of Erasmus+ programmeTraining course will use non-formal methods to gain its aims and also to take into account the personal development of each participant. We will use group discussions, study visits, role-plays, work in pairs and other various methods. We will have theoretical and practical inputs on both - immigration and emigration. Training course will be facilitated by team of three facilitators from Norway, Turkey, Denmark, UK, Germany, Sweden, Estonia, Lithuania, Czech Rep. and Slovakia.
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