"International Youth Conference 2017" - Open call for participation
Posted on August 2017
It is our pleasure to invite you to the 15th edition of the International Youth Conference “European Values for the Future of SEE countries”. The conference will take place from the 15 to 19 of September 2017, traditionally in Krusevo, Macedonia.
The event is organized by Youth Alliance-Krusevo supported by Stability Pact for South Eastern Europe, sponsored by Germany and CIVICA Mobilitas program, in partnership with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation.
IYC is providing 58 participants from 16 SEE countries with an opportunity to attend the conference with a full bursary. “Early birds” will have much more opportunity to attend the conference with full bursary, therefore send your application as soon as possible. On the other hand, there will be a chance for participation on the conference with participation fee for all suitable candidates with a range of backgrounds, skillsets and nationalities.
The Conference is open for residents of the following countries: Macedonia (host country), Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, France, Greece, Germany, Kosovo, Montenegro, Italy, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Poland and Turkey.
It is open for youth workers/youth leaders/active young people who:
- Are experienced in the youth field and familiar with the Conference topic;
- Are looking for an opportunity to enrich their knowledge and awareness regarding the European values, Youth work and EU integration of SEE and other countries;
- Are committed to prepare themselves for the conference subjects and actively to take part of all conference discussions;
- Are able to communicate and work on the working language of the conference – in English language;
- Are residents in a geographic region encompassed by the conference.
- 58 participants from 16 SEE countries will have the opportunity to attend the conference with a full bursary;
- “Early birds” will have much more opportunity to attend the conference with full bursary, therefore send your application as soon as possible;
- On the other hand, there will be a chance for participation on the conference with participation fee for all suitable candidates with a range of backgrounds, skillsets and nationalities.
How to apply?
The application form is available here. The application deadline is 15th of August 2017.
Regarding the selection criteria, the applicant’s background and her/his interest for participation in the conference will be of great importance. One of the most relevant selection principle will be their opinions reflected in the essay.
Youth Alliance - Krusevo is the epicenter of progressive young people where in social challenges we see opportunities for change.
Youth Alliance - Krusevo is a unique mix of proactivity, inspiration and belief of young people who are transforming Macedonia, the Balkan region, Europe and the world.
Youth Alliance – Krusevo is non-governmental organization led by enthusiasts who are ultimate supporters of the young people. Organization where the young people are realizing and develop themselves.