21:09“Youth Dialogue + Youth Partnership = YOUTH IN ACTION”
CALL FOR APPLICANT PARTNERS
Action 3.1 Project International STUDY VISIT
Baku, Azerbaijan, July 2008
Study Visit Content:
The study visit will provide the foreign participants an opportunity to learn about youth work provisions in Azerbaijan. These are a tool for the exchange of experience and good practice, consultations or policy development etc. with regard to the Europe Youth Foundation and European youth policy. The project will assist in finding partners, developing youth work skills, preparing for future projects, initiating policies, building translational partnerships, and developing co-operation with Caucasus countries. Building co-operation and project partnerships Activities for partner-finding; investigating new project ideas; setting up networks; exchanging experience and practice on aspects of youth work; sharing approaches to policy issues. During the project there will be organised training to develop high quality youth activities. These activities will help youth workers and support persons acquire skills, knowledge and competencies to develop future projects, e.g. project management, intercultural learning and communication skills, mentoring or supervisory skills, capacity to work with disadvantaged youth people, etc. This study visit will be based around a youth work theme, to establish contacts and set up projects for youth workers, policy makers etc and to exchange good practice and build youth work skills and capacity. This study visit aimed at improving the quality or creating new projects under focusing on inclusion of young people with fewer opportunities via local, regional and national activities.
Aims and Objectives:
The training is scheduled for late in July 2008 and will be hosted in Baku , Azerbaijan Republic. Financial support is under the European Commission’s “Youth in Action”-programme granting scheme. If approved, all costs will be covered except for 30% of the international travel and visa costs. Organizations from all 27 EU member countries plus Liechtenstein , Norway , Iceland and Turkey , YOUTH IN ACTION PROGRAMME countries are eligible to apply and EECA countries to take part. The working language of the Study VISIT is English.