Apply for the Young Water Fellowship Program!

Posted on July 13th, 2017 in Fellowship, Grants, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 09 August 2017 Open to: fellows with an aim to empower young leaders from low and middle income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation and hygiene Fellowship: funding up to EUR 5000

Description

The Young Water Solutions is inviting fellows for its “Young Water Fellowship Program” with an aim to empower young leaders from low and middle-income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH), water pollution and water scarcity issues, by offering them an intensive training program, seed funding grants for their projects, and mentoring support by senior level experts during one year.

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This program will bring about in its first edition (2017) 10 young community leaders capable of successfully designing and implementing sustainable and inclusive water projects that significantly... Read More »

International Master in European Project Planning and Management, 6th edition

Posted on July 4th, 2017 in Articles, Events, We RecommendRespond to this post »

The objective of the International Master in European Project Planning and Management is to provide participants with the skills to successfully work in the field of European cooperation, through the use of fundings made available by the European Commission.

The coordinator, of the Master course is Pixel an international education and training institution based in Florence (Italy) having as its main aim the provision of support to European Cooperation for public and private organizations. Pixel has been involved in planning and managing over 85 European projects so far.

The trainers involved have 15 to 25 years of experience in planning, managing, assessing and auditing European projects. The trainers involved are: senior European project planners, senior European project managers, officers of the European Commission, officers of... Read More »

Risk Assessment and Risk Management in Youth Projects, Ankara, Turkey

Posted on June 16th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 04 July, 2017 Open to: youth workers, trainers, youth leaders, project managers, youth policy makers, EVS mentors/tutors, association’s presidents, leaders, managers and workers Venue: 22-29 July 2017 in Ankara, Turkey

Description The activity program will be designed to support participants in recognizing the way they perceive risk and to apply the learning into their work with young people in their organizations. The participants will come from various levels of understanding of what risk is so the program will be designed to ensure that from an early stage they would have a common understanding of it. The program will focus on the various elements that shape people’s reaction to risk i.e. legal dimension, customs, attitudes, life experience, reactions to new environments, the use of power... Read More »

Lean Six Sigma Training in Amsterdam!

Posted on June 7th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 July 2017 Open to: people who are interested in learning the fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma Costs: 550 EUR including accommodation and program costs

Description

Lean Six Sigma is the methodology which allows to raise effectiveness of the organization. The successful implementation of the Lean Six Sigma tools can allow the organization produce more result with the same amount of resources. Lean Six Sigma methodology is widely used by largest international companies which appreciate the value they can receive by implementing relevant tools.

We invite people who are interested in learning the fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma to join the training which will take place in Amsterdam from 25th to 29th September 2017.

Tools as Lean Six Sigma... Read More »

Training Course: Reinforce Adult Learning

Posted on June 6th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  12 June 2017 Open to: youth leaders and young people involved in youth activities from Albania, Armenia, Estonia, Georgia, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Ukraine Venue: 11-16 August 2017 in Kvareli – Georgia

Description

TC Games to reinforce adult learning will be a 6 day training course, taking place in Kvareli, Georgia 11-16 August, 2017 and will bring 28 international participants together.

Interactive cognitive complexity theory suggests that simulation games are more effective than other instructional methods because they simultaneously engage trainees’ effective and cognitive processes, when doing international projects with young people and youth workers (both volunteer and professional), games help to overcome language and cultural barriers quickly, and with a smile, fun engages teenagers, fun fosters community, creates memories, decreases... Read More »

UNU-INWEH Internship Programme

Posted on June 2nd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Open to: undergraduate student, a postgraduate student, or post-doc Remuneration: interns will claim expenses related to relocation for the duration of the internship

Description

Floods are responsible for thousands of lives and billions of dollar losses globally every year, and these losses increase with increasing climatic variability. Intensive efforts and investments go into managing flood risks, alleviating their consequences and predicting them. As part of these, flood early warning systems are being developed, or are in operation in many countries. However, the information on the operational effectiveness of these systems, their cost and value for money, availability in various countries – varies.

Eligibility

Analytical mind, the ability to undertake comprehensive literature reviews, analyze large volumes of information from on-line sources, and distil the key... Read More »

“Connecting Youth – Moving Forward”: EU – Western Balkans Forum

Posted on May 31st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 05 June 2017 Open to: members of youth or student organisations Venue: 11-12 July 2017, Trieste, Italy

Description

“Connecting Youth – Moving Forward” will bring together 60 young people from the EU and Western Balkans countries, to discuss common challenges and work towards finding joint solutions.

“Connecting Youth – Moving Forward” aims to build on previous discussions among young people, youth workers, youth leaders and other relevant stakeholders involved in youth policy and further stimulate youth presence in the Western Balkans. The conference will stress the importance of youth to the European integration process.

The forum will focus the discussion around four key themes identified as a priority in the region: 1) Mobility/ Exchanges/ Broadening of Horizons; 2) Social Inclusion/... Read More »

Culture ShoX Youth Camp 2017 in Nicosia, Cyprus

Posted on May 24th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 June 2017 Open to: 14 individuals from Cyprus and Denmark and 14 individuals who have been displaced from their countries and are based in Cyprus seeking safety and asylum Venue: 28 July– 6 August 2017 in Nicosia, Cyprus

Description

Cyprus based non-governmental organization TheatrEtc is implementing a summer youth camp in the Troodos mountains from the 28th July until the 6th August 2017. Young people between 18 to 25 years old are invited to participate!

What is Culture Shox!?

Culture Shox! is the name of a project co-designed and implemented by two organizations, Cyprus-based TheatrEtc and Danish organization DSI Swinging Europe, under the E.U. founded ERASMUS+ KA1 Youth Mobility and Learning Program. The project evolves around the development of activities in Cyprus and Denmark that allow the contact between individuals from... Read More »

Dream it, Do it! Training Course

Posted on May 19th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 June 2017 Open to: Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Romania, Spain Benefits: 4 days personal development training focused on self-empowerment and accountability happening in the Basque Country

Description

Dream it, Do it is a Personal development training focused on self-empowerment and accountability as the ways to create fulfilment in our lives. The training will take place from 23rd to 28th of June in Gopegi (Vitoria-Gasteiz), Spain.

The goal is to support the people who work with people in order to have different alternatives and tools to empower themselves and at the same time to support the youngsters in their communities to make the best of their skills, talents and hobbies and to seize the reality as a place full of possibilities and alternatives... Read More »

Training Course: Wake up. Act. Change

Posted on May 16th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 May 2017 Open to: youth leaders and youth activists from Armenia, Belarus, Estonia, Finland, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation Venue: 26 June – 2 July 2017, Tõstamaa, Estonia

Description

The training course “Wake up. Act. Change” aims at empowering and enabling youth workers and youth leaders to increase the level and quality of youth participation in their local communities. Participation in the democratic life of a community is more than just voting or standing for elections. It is about having the right, the means, the space, the opportunity and, if necessary, the support to participate in and influence decisions. Today young people can contribute to building a better society in many ways. However, the level of involvement... Read More »