Most young Europeans feel marginalised by the crisis, says Eurobarometer poll

17/05/16 16:57

More than half of young Europeans aged 16-30 feel marginalised in their own country due to the economic crisis, but few want to move abroad because of it, finds the latest Eurobarometer poll, commissioned by the European Parliament and published on Friday. Nevertheless, for almost all respondents it is important to learn about the EU and how its institutions work.

This Eurobarometer survey, for which 10,294 Europeans aged 16-30 were interviewed in the 28 EU member states between 9 and 25 April 2016, found marked differences among countries on most of the issues addressed.

Call for Applications for the Pompidou Group's 2016 European Drug Prevention Prize - Youth Innovation in Drug Prevention

07/04/16 17:15
The Call for Applications for the Pompidou Group's 2016 European Drug Prevention Prize opens on 1 April 2016. You must submit your application by Sunday, 31 July 2016

European innovation project EUth launches digital toolbox for youth eParticipation

15/09/16 10:50
How to get more youngsters actively involved in political decision-making and increase their trust in political institutions? The answer is: OPIN! Less than a year after commencing its work, the European innovation project “EUth – Tools and Tips for Mobile and Digital Youth Participation in and across Europe” launches the first version of its unprecedented youth eParticipation toolbox “OPIN”.

European innovation project EUth launches digital toolbox for youth eParticipation

15/09/16 10:48
How to get more youngsters actively involved in political decision-making and increase their trust in political institutions? The answer is: OPIN! Less than a year after commencing its work, the European innovation project “EUth – Tools and Tips for Mobile and Digital Youth Participation in and across Europe” launches the first version of its unprecedented youth eParticipation toolbox “OPIN”.

Expert Seminar on Learning Mobility Quality Standards: Call for Rapporteur, Facilitator, Expert on Quality and Author of a Desk-Research

03/03/16 12:11

The EU-CoE youth partnership announces the Calls for for Rapporteur, Facilitator, Expert on Quality and Author of a Desk-Research to the Expert Seminar on Learning Mobility Quality Standards, which will be held on 15-17 June 2016 in Tbilisi (Georgia).

Report "Expert group on recognition of youth work and non-formal education: Involvement in related policy development, strategies and activities"

26/02/16 17:01

The main aim of this report is to summarise the involvement of the Expert Group on Recognition of Youth Work and Non-Formal Learning/Education in related policy development, strategies and activities during the years 2011-2015; thus it serves supporting a wider understanding of what happens with regard to recognition of youth work and non-formal learning/education at European level, and of who does what. It should be seen as an added value to help summarizing what happened over the last years, in particular since the ‘Symposium on recognition of youth work and non-formal learning/education’ in 2011, which is considered by many actors in the youth sector as the milestone event.

The report is addressed to experts and practitioners in the youth field, to policy makers and researchers.

EC publication: "Quality Youth Work - A common framework for the further development of youth work. Report from the Expert Group on Youth Work Quality Systems in the EU Member States"

24/02/16 17:27

This report contains both a definition of youth work, its core principles and a description of what constitutes quality in youth work. It also describes the process of quality development and gives many examples of quality tools and systems that can be used to assess and develop youth work.

 

EC publication on Youth work and non-formal learning in Europe's education landscape has been released

22/02/16 15:18

This publication marks a quarter of a century of EU youth programmes accompanied by EU youth policy. It brings together a range of views and highlights best practices with the aim of stimulating
debate about what youth work and non-formal learning can contribute, alongside other sectors, to European education. From diverse viewpoints, it reviews EU co-operation in the field, points to successes and sets out possible future scenarios, particularly in the context of the Erasmus+ programme (2014-2020).

Symposium (Un)Equal Europe: responses from the youth sector, prep meeting in Brussels, 14-15 January

07/01/16 16:54
The EU-CoE youth partnership is holding on 14-15 January in Brussels the prep meeting for the Symposium “(Un)Equal Europe: responses from the youth sector”
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