Call for participants for the seminar on the launch of the European Youth Work Portfolio
Unfolding youth work
Seminar on the recognition of competences of youth leaders and youth workers: launching the 'European youth work Portfolio, a tool for the assessment and development of youth work competence'.
19 - 21 November 2014, European Youth Centre, Strasbourg
The seminar aims to make a contribution to the process of recognition of youth work throughout Europe, by launching the revised European youth work Portfolio and by associating key partners in its dissemination and future use.
The seminar will bring together 30 participants, with profiles ranging from representatives of youth agencies and ministries of the members states of the Council of Europe, youth organisations, youth workers’ training services, youth workers and youth leaders.
The seminar objectives are:
To explore realities of recognition of youth work in the members states of the Council of Europe;
To explore the role and potential of the European youth work Portfolio in the framework of recognition/validation processes related to youth work and non-formal learning in today’s Europe;
To make proposals about the dissemination and promotion of the Portfolio in the member states of the Council of Europe, in youth organisations and in other services;
To associate a variety of partners, both from the civil society and from local and national authorities, to the process of dissemination of the Portfolio.
Participants can apply online, by 19 October 2014.
- Youth work