Training course: Youth takes the floor
Location: Fundão, Portugal
Dates: 28 October – 4 November 2018
Number of participants: 23 participants
Participating countries: Denmark, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Slovak Republic, Slovenia
Organizer: DYPALL Network
Apply here: Application form
Deadline to apply: 26 August 2018
Date Of Selection: 3 September 2018
Inquiries about this training course: Aleksandra Maldziski at firstname.lastname@example.org
➢ Arrival day is 28th October 2018 and departure day is 4th November 2018. The arrival and departure airport is Lisbon.
➢ Flight tickets shall be bought only after agreement and confirmation with the organizers. Travel expenses to and from the venue will be reimbursed up to a maximum pre-agreed with the organizers, according to the Erasmus + Key Action 1 rules. Travel costs limit per country (per participant):
– 360 € from Denmark Italy, Macedonia, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Lithuania and Hungary
– 80 € from Portugal
➢ Reimbursement will be done via bank transfer after the TC.
➢ Accommodation and meals will be provided by the organizers. Any particular need should be communicated at the moment of registration.
➢ There is no participation fee
➢ An info-pack with further details on accommodation and programme will be shared with the selected participants
Youth takes the floor
The training will gather 23 participants from Denmark, Portugal, Italy, Macedonia, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Lithuania and Hungary to explore structures, instruments and mechanisms of youth participation in decision-making at the local level.
This Training Course (TC) is designed for municipality officers, youth workers and members of youth councils or other participation mechanisms within the municipality (local governance).
The training will gather 23 participants from Denmark, Portugal, Italy, Macedonia, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Lithuania and Hungary to explore the state of art of Youth Participation in Europe in what concerns to structures, instruments and mechanisms of participation of young people. The TC will also brings insights and experiences in how to develop sustainable and inclusive engagement of young people in decision making processes by involving different stakeholders.
The project will allow discussion and the empowerment in developing advocacy actions, policy making, policy development and other key elements for real and effective youth participation. By the end of this TC participants will develop local actions plans and strategies to strength Youth Participation in their different contexts and communities and thorough knowledge on how to create and run in a sustainable way structures for youth participation.