Training Course: Entrepreneurship Training Course within ‘Young Parents – Young Empowerment!’ Campaign
Location: Naples, Italy
Dates: 13-20 May 2019
Number of participants: 25
Participating countries: Azerbaijan, Italy, Ukraine
Organizer: League of Tolerance
Apply here: Application form
Deadline to apply: 14 Feb 2019
Date Of Selection: 20 Feb 2019
Inquiries about this training course: Oleksandr Fomichov at: firstname.lastname@example.org
All participants are required to pay a participation fee of 40 euros.
Accommodation and food
The costs for food and accommodation for participants are fully covered by the grant received from the European Commission.
You have the opportunity to bring your child with you if kid is under 10 years old. You will need to cover an additional plane ticket and food 10 € per day by your own funds and ensure that the child can share a bed with you.
The following maximum travel reimbursement per participant is eligible:
Azerbaijan 530 EUR
Italy 0 EUR
Ukraine 275 EUR
The available budget for visa to Italy is 21 € per participant from Azerbaijan.
Entrepreneurship Training Course within ‘Young Parents – Young Empowerment!’ Campaign
The campaign “Young parents – Young empowerment!” is aimed at autonomous distribution of entrepreneurship competences among young parents, capacity reinforcing of youth educators & workers, popularization of volunteering and mentorship, cultivating role models for young parents and the constant encouragement of young parents to self-employment and social interaction through diverse ways of inclusive engagement and sustainable tools developing.
1. To empower young parents to play an active role in the society development through increasing of the active parenting and entrepreneurship skills and competences.
2. To reinforce the capacity of young parents as trainers, teachers, mentors, and youth workers within their communities.
3. To create an online workspace for young families with preschool and primary school children (including mothers on maternity leave), for inclusion in the social life and the creation of active enterprising young parents community with the possibility to attract the attention of the potential customers through the Internet platforms.
4. To share best practices, tips and the possibilities of creating a culture of active parenting.
Approach and content
The programme is based on non-formal education methods, such as group discussions, presentations, interactive real-life learning experience; simulation exercises, follow-up projects development, and networking.
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 presented.
Profile of the participants
Young parents who are youth/social workers, coaches/trainers/specialists, educators or youth leaders active within their organizations or communities, who use or want to use entrepreneurship competencies and/or entrepreneurship education in their professional or volunteer activities to reach positive social changes. Priority would be given to people who already started own business and have their product or service established.
Campaign dedicated to the empowerment of young parents to be competent in entrepreneurship and to reinforce the capacity of acting or potential trainers, teachers, mentors and youth workers in the youth domain.
We are looking for young parents during the prenatal period and after it, aged between 16-35 years old. We will invite 20 % of participants over 35 years to make a connection between newcomers and experienced people.
Priority to take part in the mobility would be given to those, who have fewer opportunities. We will invite representatives of the social and/or ethnic minorities (including people with disabilities).