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Erasmus Resolutions for New Year

Erasmus Resolutions for New Year 1920 960 Active Youth Association

Erasmus resolutions for 2020 With every New Year (NY) people all around the world make NY resolutions. You might love or hate them, but the fact is a fact: they are here to stay. Therefore, Lithuania-based active youth (active in Erasmus+ programme, that is) decided to compile a special list. Yes, you’ve guessed it right!…

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Young Lithuanians & Latvians engage the refugee community in the Baltics

Young Lithuanians & Latvians engage the refugee community in the Baltics 1920 1282 Active Youth Association

Since August 2015, more than one million refugees have entered the European Union (EU). Thousands of them entered to Europe through Italy or Greece hoping to settle and build a new life after experiencing conflicts & violence in Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq. Therefore, many asylum seekers were transferred to other EU member countries. In order to…

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Project Your City

Project Your City 150 150 Active Youth Association

Erasmus+ ‘Project Your City’, Kaunas 2017 Ever increasing part of the world’s population live in urban areas. This raises global concerns about whether modern cities are ready for increasing diversity and what they should do to make cities friendlier to youth and other vulnerable groups. Another issue is that urban planners and policy makers tend…

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Reasearch on Youth Involvement in Urban Planning

Reasearch on Youth Involvement in Urban Planning 900 343 Active Youth Association

Research Summary Active Youth Association and 5 other organisations has carried out a research on youth involvement and willingness to get involved to urban planning decisions in Lithuania, France, Sweden, Cyprus, Italy and Spain. It was a part of a wider project (funded by Erasmus+), dubbed “Project Your City” (acronym: PYC). PYC is a meeting…

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Refugee Integration in the Baltics

Refugee Integration in the Baltics 828 315 Active Youth Association

“Lithuania and Latvia do not have substantial experience with refugee issues, thus, the integration system does not funcion effectively” International training course about refugee integration for youth workers took place in Kaunas, Lithuania on 14-18 December. Participants from Lithuania, Latvia, Germany, Cyprus, Ireland and Egypt took part. The main goal of the training was to…

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Democracy through Dialogue not Conflict Press-release

Democracy through Dialogue not Conflict Press-release 150 150 Active Youth Association

Erasmus+ unites EU and Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia War in Ukraine, ‘frozen‘ conflicts in Moldova and Georgia are a concern not only for politicians and journalists, but also youth. There are numerous problems to which young people and their work can be a solution. Yet such approach has to be supported and promoted. With this in…

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More than Money: Post-YE Press Release

More than Money: Post-YE Press Release 150 150 Active Youth Association

Learning about Social Entrepreneurship through Erasmus+ Over the past decade it became clear that there is nothing as powerful as a new idea in the hands of an excellent entrepreneur, especially if the idea is helping others. Social entrepreneurs are individuals with innovative solutions to society’s most pressing social problems. They are ambitious and persistent,…

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Post-TC Press Release

Post-TC Press Release 150 150 Active Youth Association

About the project Erasmus+ training course “More than Money: Social Entrepreneurship Heroes” took place in Kaunas from the 17th to the 25th of October, 2014. 24 youth workers from Lithuania, Spain, Italy, UK, Romania and Turkey were involved in a variety of non-formal education activities and discussions. The training course has focused onto social entrepreneurship…

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Post-project “Let’s Turn Discrimination into Tolerance!”

Post-project “Let’s Turn Discrimination into Tolerance!” 150 150 Active Youth Association

Press release: Erasmus+ youth exchange “Let’s Turn Discrimination into Tolerance!” took place in Kaunas from the 6th to 14th of September of this year. 36 participants from Lithuania, Spain, Italy, Croatia, Romania and Turkey were involved in a variety of non-formal education activities and discussions. The exchange aimed to find and analyse persisting cases of…

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Let’s Turn Discrimination into Tolerance!

Let’s Turn Discrimination into Tolerance! 150 150 Active Youth Association

Press release: [image align=”right” lightbox=”false”]http://tolerant-youth.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/erasmus+logo_mic.jpg[/image]Discrimination towards minorities has always been one of the key issues in Europe. People of different races, cultures, sexual orientations and religions are often enduring intolerance, which results in their exclusion from the society, as well as problems in the labour market. Even though the EU acts towards eliminating these wrongs,…

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