Youth of the World! Mainstreaming Global Awareness in Youth Work

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Youth of the World! - mainstreaming global awareness in youth work

“Youth of the World! Mainstreaming global awareness in youth work”, is a new project, implemented in Cyprus by Future Worlds Center. This is a 36- month (2013-2016) international project supported through the Non –state Actors and Local Authorities in Development Programme of the European Union (Europe Aid).

Formal Project Description
Youth of the World!
Contract Title Youth of the World!
Lead Partner C.E.G.A Foundation, Bulgaria
Agreement n° DCI-NSAED/2011/114
Partners Südwind Agentur, Austria

Future Worlds Centre, Cyprus Mondo, Estonia Youth Career and Advising Centre, Lithuania Scottish Development Education Centre – Scotdec, Scotland Young People We Care, Ghana – associate

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Short Description Raising public awareness of development issues and promoting development education in the European Union.
About Project YOW
Overall objective(s)

Youth of the World aims to mainstream awareness about global issues within the activities of youth organisations, working in different spheres of youth work. For this action, specific results have been identified;

  • Increased public awareness among young citizens on the global interdependencies between EU and developing countries;
  • Increased engagement of young people in promoting fairer relations in the world and sustainable way of living;
  • Better integration of global development issues into the non- formal educational sphere regarding young people.