Youth Councils – Advisors or Activists KA3 – Youth Democracy Project International meeting
April 29, 2019

PROMOTION OF YOUTH PARTICIPATION IN SMALL TOWNS OF ARMENIA

PROMOTION OF YOUTH PARTICIPATION IN SMALL TOWNS OF ARMENIA

PROMOTION OF YOUTH PARTICIPATION IN SMALL TOWNS OF ARMENIA 15.07.2019-22.07.2019 Yerevan, Armenia

Description of the Project: The main idea of the project is to strengthen youth participation in small towns of Armenia and to assist raise of involvement of youngsters in the decision-making process in small towns. The project is fully in line with Priority 2: Youth Participation and Youth Work, as well as are in line with the Priority of Pilot Activities: Activities supporting young people’s political awareness, active citizenship, civic involvement, participation and decision making at local and regional levels. The project will be a Training course, which will involve 1 Youth Worker, 1 Youngster and 1 Municipality representative per town from 9 small towns of Armenia. The main aim of the project is to combine Youngsters, Youth workers and Municipality workers living in small towns of Armenia for strengthening Youth Participation in Decision making process in their towns. Objectives: - To create space for Youngsters, Youth workers and Municipality workers from small towns for creating an action plan for the involvement of youth in the decision-making process on a local level. - To raise knowledge of youngsters, youth workers and municipality workers from small towns about the Youth Participation. - To raise capacities of Youth organizations based in small towns. Learning Outcomes: Representatives of Municipalities and Youth organizations will learn about the Youth Participation, The charter of Youth Participation and will be able to assist youth in their towns to actively participate in Local and National life and to actively participate in the International youth projects. Via methods of Non-Formal Education participants will learn also about the European Youth Policy, Youth Policy of Armenia. Participants Profile: 1. Youngsters between 18 and 30 years old, who live in one of the small towns of Armenia, which is a partner in this project, and does not have any experience in participation in national or international youth project and express interest and motivation for participation in this project. 2. Youth workers, who are working in youth organization based in one of the small towns of Armenia. which is a partner in these projects. and has some experience in coordination or participation in national or international youth project and express interest and motivation in participation in these projects. 3. Representatives of Municipalities of one of the small towns of Armenia, which is a partner in these projects. Preferable will be representatives who are working in the divisions connected to youth. Please send your CV and applications to the email yciddp@yahoo.com

Please write in the email as a topic the name of a project that you would like to participate

Deadline for applications: 10.05.2019