CHALLENGE TO CHANGE is a project that aims to bring together eight countries (Bosnia, North Macedonia, Serbia, Romania, Italy, Turkey, Croatia and Montenegro) coming from South East Europe to investigate the issues related to implementation, evaluation and monitoring of youth policy within international youth work as well as inclusion of the youth in decision making process. Within the sphere of international youth work youth organization from one side needs to have a clear picture about youth policy development in partner countries and on the other side to be able to make steps to improve current situation in a field and to include youth in decision making process that is related to them.
Main project objective:
This project is gathering different youth workers around a shared challenge, in order to create partnerships, enable discussion about good practices, transfer innovation and transform the learning outcomes into tools of practical application. In this sense, it is expected that the learning outcomes of this project can be applied in the respective communities of each participant, through the role that their organization plays in supporting implementation of youth policy and including youth in decision making process.
Main project activities
Activity 1 – Training course that serves to tackle all major topics of the project; raising the level of the organizational capacity by training the 24 youth workers and youth leaders by offering new tools and methods in Evaluation and Monitoring of youth policy and inclusion of youth in decision making process. In the end we will have trained multipliers for following activities.
Activity 2 – Local workshops with aim to transfer the skills from the training course by using booklet: How to run Advocacy campaign and collect ideas from the local participants for developing local advocacy campaign and its preparation.
Аctivity 3 – National launch of the advocacy campaigns with an aim to implement in practice everything this target group learned in previous activities and in this way making bigger impact of the project including local Authorities and local youth.
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