The KID_ACTIONS Project is holding the first European Policy, Research and Practitioners Forum between the 29th and 30th of November 2021.
This Forum will be a hybrid event, taking place in Trento, Italy, and online, during which key policymakers, researchers, industry partners and practitioners working on securing a safer and more empowering digital environment for young people, will get together.
At the end of October 2021 the project partners met online to discuss the progress of the project during the year and the next steps for LEVEL UP. During this meeting the partners had the opportunity to address the development of the Online Platform for the project – Digitalise It!, the development of the publication, and the training course happening in Portugal, in January 2022.
In the last days of October, Brussels welcomed a very special group of experts for the YEU experts meeting on education. During the 3 days the experts were in Brussels, they had the opportunity to discuss and work together on several topics related to education in which YEU is involved.
In these beautiful autumn days, Born2Run 2021 event was one of the best things that happened, not only for sports lovers but also for the entire city of Kumanovo. The race had two different tracks: the short one, which was 3km long, and the long one, which was 10km. More than 200 participants took part in the race this year, and we hosted guests from ‘Poraka Nasha’ from Kumanovo.
“DigiYouth” project has been shortlisted as one of the best youth projects for Salto Awards 2021 and we have been selected as the winning team in Information and Media Literacy category receiving a 700 EUR prize and a place in the flagship’s projects collection as well as a promo-video.
During the 2nd week of November the training course “Citizens, journalism and storytelling“ took place in Thessaloniki, Greece. Youth workers, social workers and young people from Poland, Italy and Greece came together in order to develop their competences in promoting intercultural dialogue through digital media.
After a successful completion of the 1st Learning event of the KA2 program ‘SEE ME GR&OW’, hosted by YEU Cyprus, the team of participants from the partnership of 5 countries (Cyprus / Italy / Greece/ Portugal / Slovakia), got together for a Reunion meeting to continue building together towards the objectives of the project.
During the almost eleven-day meeting with youth work professionals in Krasnodar from September 22 to October 2nd, interpersonal exchange was not neglected either: we met people who have been working for children and young people in art, culture and politics for decades. The delegation of experts of the Solidarity Youth of Germany (Solijugend) consisted of full-time and voluntary employees.