Cre-activity for urban youth Training in Poland 2010-05-18 - 2010-05-23

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Cre-activity for urban youth Training in Poland 2010-05-18 - 2010-05-23

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Activity organised by National Agency
Summary This TC is in a close relation to the 2010 - European year for Combating Poverty and Social exclusion, giving young people from the disadvantaged areas new learning opportunities and providing innovative, low-cost methods of work.
Activity date 2010-05-18 - 2010-05-23
Activity type Training course
Target group Youth leaders, Youth workers
Group size 25
Venue place, venue country suburbs of Warsaw (Konstancin-Jeziorna), Poland
Details Aim of the TC:

To increase the participation of youth in disadvantaged (sub)urban areas.

- to provide tools supporting active participation of urban youth with fewer opportunities in local activities
- to give the inspiration for creating interactive and inclusive methods of working with youngsters using the resources available in the neighbourhood (recycle materials, public space, local partnerships, etc.)
- to increase participants' skills in attracting and empowering young people from urban areas
- to explore possibilities offered by the ‘Youth in Action’ Programme and motivate participants to use it
- to share experiences and best practices
- to offer space for new contacts and partnerships

This training course is meant for youth workers and youth leaders who are:
- directly working with young people from the cities, especially from disadvantaged urban/suburban areas
- willing to use creative active methods (including sports, music, games, etc.) to facilitate social inclusion and learning process of young people
- not very experienced in ‘Youth in Action’ Programme
- able to communicate and work in English
- aged 18 years or older
- ready for ACTIVE participation in the whole training

This training course is an outcome of ToT TC and is organized in cooperation of Dutch, German and Polish NAs.
Costs Hosting costs will be covered by the Dutch, German and Polish NAs of the Youth in Action Programme. For the reimbursement of travel costs please contact your National Agency to find out if it supports participation in this project. In case the training is not supported by your National Agency please contact Magdalena Malinowska ( to find other ways of participating in the course.
Working language English
Organizer Polish NA
Organizer's profile/framework of activity
Deadline 2010-03-31
Date of selection 2010-04-06
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