Modern world strugles with the problem of unemployment, especially the one affecting young people. With rapidly changing conditions in the labor market it becomes important to search for solutions that will allow young people to present their skills. In response to this demand Informal Association of Education Kulturatka, in cooperation with 8 partnering organizations, prepares a project “Employ Yourself”.
The main point of the project is to organize 7-day workshop for 27 youth workers, including youth with 9 non-governmental organizations from different countries, which will take place on 21-27 September. The workshop will be attended by participants from the following organizations:
-Stowarzyszenie Edukacji Nieformalnej Kulturatka (Poland)
– Mittetulundusühing Youth Senate Tallinn (Estonia)
-KYTTARO ENALLAKTIKON ANAZITISEON NEAON KEAN (Grecee)
-Asociación Iniciativa Internacional Joven (Spain)
-ASOCIACIJA APKABINK EUROPA (Lithuana)
-Associação Spin para o Intercâmbio (Portugal)
-Asociatia Tinerilor Activi Civic (Romania),
-Hayat Sende Genclik Akademisi Dernegi (Turkey)
-Cooperativa Orso s.c.s, (Italy)
Project “Employ Yourself” will create space for exchanging good practices in the area and also stimulate employability of young people. It is aimed to affect developing the potential of supporting organizations and improving quality of their work systems.
The long-term goal of the project is to increase the level of professional activation of unemployed youth, located in the environment of the organization and preventing it from social exclusion. Working locally, we want to participate in making long term changes in the European Community.
One of the elements of the workshop will be a meeting on 24 September at 19.00 in the conference room in Hostel Olimp, during which the results of the project SIVIM (Social Inclusion through Virtual Mobility International) will be presented. The project was implemented in partnership with organizations from Spain, Poland and Italy (Alcalá de Guadaíra City Council, Kulturatka and Cantiere Giovani) aimed to develop training tools for reducing inequalities in access to education, through workshops conducted online. The developed tools will be presented during the meeting.
More about the project: http://www.kulturatka.pl/2015/10/30/successful-training-of-trainers-of-the-sivim-project/
Everyone who is interested in participating in the meeting, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The project is co-financed by the European Union within the framework of Erasmus +.
Current information are available on the project’s fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/Employ-Yourself-1784712555099724/
Our organization uses the help of the Civic Center co-financed by the Municipality of Krakow.