It will start today the international training course “Youth Actors in Decision-making”. The initiative, organized by Rezekne District Municipality in partnership with DYPALL Network (Developing Youth Participation at Local Level), and co-funded by the Erasmus + Programme of the European Union, is hosted at the guesthouse “Rāznas līcis”, between 7 – 13 January 2017.
The training, realized in the framework of the capacity building activities of DYPALL Network, brings to Latvia 30 participants, representative of civil society organizations, youth workers, youth leaders, and representatives of local authorities to share, debate and present their perspectives and understanding on youth participation in the decision making processes at local, national and European level. 9 countries are represented, namely Greece, Italy, Macedonia, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Turkey and of course Latvia.
This activity will be a space for development of competences, dialogue and sharing of experiences among the involved youth workers, local authorities/municipal officers responsible for youth and youth leaders on the areas of youth engagement as well structures and mechanism for participation in decision-making.
Updates on the training course are published daily in the Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/dypallnetwork
For more information:
– Silvia Pieretto – DYPALL Network, Project Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org