Europe Day, observed on May 9 each year, marks the presentation of the Schuman Declaration in 1950, which proposed the creation of a European Coal and Steel Community, the forerunner to the European Union.
Watch Euronews journalist Bryan Carter explain what Europe Day is in more detail and why it’s commemorated every May 9.
The Venice Academy of Human Rights is an international and interdisciplinary programme of excellence for human rights education, research and debate. It provides an enriching forum for emerging ideas, practices and policy options in the field of human rights. The Academy hosts distinguished experts to promote critical and useful research and innovation through the exchange of current knowledge.
We bring together different communities from private, public and civil society and continue to work together.
How can the public, private sector, civil society and local people work together in a community of social peace? We’ve been searching in Diyarbakir, this time for the answers to questions like what they need to work with different people.
A workshop named “Civic Laboratory for Social Innovations” was held last Friday in Vitez, organized by the Youth Resource Center Tuzla, and in cooperation with the Youth Association “Enter” from Vitez.
A workshop for 50 participants who had the opportunity to actively participate were led by Slobodan Blagovčanin from ORC Tuzla and Ivan Sajević from UM “Enter” Vitez who worked on facing social challenges on the road to regional reconciliation and the creation of innovative peace-building tools.
The organizers of the 2018 ICFP are seeking youth leaders aged 18 to 25 years old to be keynote speakers, media makers and moderators for sessions at the 2018 International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP). Young people who are selected will have conference registration and travel costs covered, and will play an essential role in providing a youth perspective and voice to the program.
- Programme finalised with nearly 100 speakers confirmed
- Universal Basic Income documentary to premier at #EHF2018
- Still time to register and bring more friends.
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After several weeks of frantic activity, this week we closed our programme of activities so that we can have it printed in time for the forum.
With almost 100 speakers confirmed at the time of writing, from places as diverse as Cameroon, Iraq, Chile and the United States, and from all over Europe, distributed among 21 working areas, and with the support of around 50 organisations, action fronts, movements and networks, and hundreds of individual participants, the forum promises to be an exciting cauldron of activity in which activists can learn from the experience of others and contribute their own experiences, creating a common intelligence that all of us can take from the forum back to our areas of social and political activism.
Seminar / Conference
16-22 September 2018 | European Youth Centre Budapest, Hungary
This project aims to train youth workers and leaders that work with young people, how to encourage their respective beneficiaries to interact more by creating and sharing digital stories, online campaigns or learning about e-Activism.
Everyone has a story to tell, and those digital stories are always very powerful, since in many cases they highlight very important issues, such as violence, discrimination or a struggle to find one’s place in the society. They also break down barriers as in our experience a unifying cause or message can often overcome ethnic or society divisions.
18-22 September 2018 | Romania
SOHO aims at enhancing quality of Volunteering Activities through development of essential competences of support persons. It also provides up-to-date information on the new EU initiative European Solidarity Corps to support volunteering for young people.
The SOHO training course is designed for those who are directly involved in the support system around the Volunteering Activities (formlery called EVS) – e.g. mentors and task-related support persons – on the hosting, sending and coordinating side. The support people play a crucial role in providing conditions for a quality voluntary service and creating opportunities for volunteer’s learning in Volunteering Activities.
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