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'''Youth of the World (II) Project''' is an 18-month-long Key Action 2 project supported by Erasmus+ of the European Commission. YoW is a project focused on creating inclusive youth led training for non formal education specifically for youth workers and secondly those involved in education of young prople with the ultimate objective of generating social inclusion and the promotion of a multicultural society promoting high-quality youth work. In this way, it will also be possible for youth workers to develop useful professional skills in the relevant sectors and boost the quality of their work. YoW intends to enhance the skills and performance of Youth workers and educators in general, through the promotion of innovative integrated approaches, such as inclusion, diversity, equality, and non-discrimination in youth activities. Particularly, Youth of the World fosters the development of social, civic, intercultural competences, media literacy and critical thinking, but also combating discrimination, segregation, racism, bullying and violence.
 
'''Youth of the World (II) Project''' is an 18-month-long Key Action 2 project supported by Erasmus+ of the European Commission. YoW is a project focused on creating inclusive youth led training for non formal education specifically for youth workers and secondly those involved in education of young prople with the ultimate objective of generating social inclusion and the promotion of a multicultural society promoting high-quality youth work. In this way, it will also be possible for youth workers to develop useful professional skills in the relevant sectors and boost the quality of their work. YoW intends to enhance the skills and performance of Youth workers and educators in general, through the promotion of innovative integrated approaches, such as inclusion, diversity, equality, and non-discrimination in youth activities. Particularly, Youth of the World fosters the development of social, civic, intercultural competences, media literacy and critical thinking, but also combating discrimination, segregation, racism, bullying and violence.
  
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==Overall objectives==
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The project through enhancing Youth workers (educators in general) skills and performance on GE, wants to promote – in particular through innovative integrated approaches – inclusion, diversity, equality, gender-balance and non-discrimination in youth activities; especially foster the development of social, civic, intercultural competences, media literacy and critical thinking, also combating discrimination, segregation, racism, bullying and violence. Helping the development of youngest personalities taking in account local and global context, avoiding all those situation of marginalization/self-marginalization that case exclusion and drive young people to extremist radicalization.
  
==Overall objectives==
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Another objective of the project is to pass and share good practices on the use of GE and Prospective, especially to involve young people, youth organizations and others stakeholders, in order to spread the awareness on this topic and stimulate the creation of new GE Strategies in the partner countries.The intention of our project, therefore, is to create non formal educational and training tools for youth workers who will then be able to integrate the GE Prospective in their daily work and organization, the aim is to spread this methodology in different sector of education.
  
  
 
==Specific objectives==   
 
==Specific objectives==   
  
 
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*To empower youth workers to act as global educators in their own organizations and communities;
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*To increase the knowledge level of young people in topics like: global interdependencies (from cultural, economic and political standpoints), social and global justice, climate change and other environment topics, consumerism and sustainable lifestyle, Millennium Development Goals and Post 2015 Agenda;
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*To create pro-active attitudes among young people towards global issues;
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*To stimulate participation and involvement of young people in social processes as global citizens;
  
 
==Target Groups==
 
==Target Groups==
 
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The project’s main beneficiaries (22 youth workers) took part in a long term training course focused on developing practical working competencies in the global education field.
  
 
==Activities==
 
==Activities==
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==Expected Results==
 
==Expected Results==
*To empower youth workers to act as global educators in their own organizations and communities;
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*To increase the knowledge level of young people in topics like: global interdependencies (from cultural, economic and political standpoints), social and global justice, climate change and other environment topics, consumerism and sustainable lifestyle, Millennium Development Goals and Post 2015 Agenda;
 
*To create pro-active attitudes among young people towards global issues;
 
*To stimulate participation and involvement of young people in social processes as global citizens
 
  
 
==External Links==
 
==External Links==
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*http://www.youthoftheworld.eu/archives/1908
  
  

Revision as of 11:12, 14 May 2018

YoW
Contract Title Youth of the World: transformative power of Global Education [[1]]
Contract Number 2017-1-IT03-KA205-010978
Funding Period 01/06/2017 - 31/12/2018
Funding Agency Erasmus+
Total Cost €101,740.00
Lead Partner ICSE & CO (Italy)
Partners Future Worlds Center (Cyprus)
United Societies of Balkans Astiki Etaireia/USB (Greece)
Mezhdunaroden Centar za Razvitie na Obrazovanieto i Obuchenieto/ICDET (Bulgaria)
EPRALIMA - Escola Profissional do Alto Lima, C.I.P.R.L. (Portugal)
Development Perspectives (Ireland)
FWC coordinator(s) Dora Heracleous
Website http://www.youthoftheworld.eu/



Youth of the World (II) Project is an 18-month-long Key Action 2 project supported by Erasmus+ of the European Commission. YoW is a project focused on creating inclusive youth led training for non formal education specifically for youth workers and secondly those involved in education of young prople with the ultimate objective of generating social inclusion and the promotion of a multicultural society promoting high-quality youth work. In this way, it will also be possible for youth workers to develop useful professional skills in the relevant sectors and boost the quality of their work. YoW intends to enhance the skills and performance of Youth workers and educators in general, through the promotion of innovative integrated approaches, such as inclusion, diversity, equality, and non-discrimination in youth activities. Particularly, Youth of the World fosters the development of social, civic, intercultural competences, media literacy and critical thinking, but also combating discrimination, segregation, racism, bullying and violence.

Overall objectives

The project through enhancing Youth workers (educators in general) skills and performance on GE, wants to promote – in particular through innovative integrated approaches – inclusion, diversity, equality, gender-balance and non-discrimination in youth activities; especially foster the development of social, civic, intercultural competences, media literacy and critical thinking, also combating discrimination, segregation, racism, bullying and violence. Helping the development of youngest personalities taking in account local and global context, avoiding all those situation of marginalization/self-marginalization that case exclusion and drive young people to extremist radicalization.

Another objective of the project is to pass and share good practices on the use of GE and Prospective, especially to involve young people, youth organizations and others stakeholders, in order to spread the awareness on this topic and stimulate the creation of new GE Strategies in the partner countries.The intention of our project, therefore, is to create non formal educational and training tools for youth workers who will then be able to integrate the GE Prospective in their daily work and organization, the aim is to spread this methodology in different sector of education.


Specific objectives

  • To empower youth workers to act as global educators in their own organizations and communities;
  • To increase the knowledge level of young people in topics like: global interdependencies (from cultural, economic and political standpoints), social and global justice, climate change and other environment topics, consumerism and sustainable lifestyle, Millennium Development Goals and Post 2015 Agenda;
  • To create pro-active attitudes among young people towards global issues;
  • To stimulate participation and involvement of young people in social processes as global citizens;

Target Groups

The project’s main beneficiaries (22 youth workers) took part in a long term training course focused on developing practical working competencies in the global education field.

Activities

Expected Results

External Links