Council of Europe’s Enter! Long Term Training Course 2017-2018 just started…

The youth sector of the Council of Europe initiated in 2009 the project Enter! Access to Social Rights for Young People, which according to the information provided in their official website, aims at “developing youth policy and youth work responses to situations of exclusion, discrimination and violence affecting young people, particularly in multicultural disadvantaged neighbourhoods. The project… Continue reading Council of Europe’s Enter! Long Term Training Course 2017-2018 just started…

Sharing Participation Practices at Local Level: March is Young in Portimão

Periodic Column on #goodpractices at #locallevel from DYPALL Partners. The Municipality of Portimão is organizing “Young March – Março Jovem” a yearly event dating back 19 years, when the month of March becomes all about youth. For a full month, the Municipality and its partners create and dedicate spaces for young people to explore different… Continue reading Sharing Participation Practices at Local Level: March is Young in Portimão

New Projects 2017-2018

Dear colleagues and partners, we hope you are doing well, we are happy to announce some opportunities for working together in 2017-18. Our flagship event: the international conference Conference “Youth Work at Municipality Level” to be held in Funchal – Madeira Island, Portugal (tbc) Conference “Youth participation on all levels: From youth center to youth council” to be held… Continue reading New Projects 2017-2018

#hearyourvoices : testimonies of our Members

“The Municipality of Portimão, challenged by the local NGO ECOS – Cooperativa de Educação, Cooperação e Desenvolvimento, decided to join the Network since its very beginning with the intuition that it was the way to develop a new culture of youth participation in decision-making on all matters related to young people as well as to… Continue reading #hearyourvoices : testimonies of our Members

#hearyourvoices : glimpses of the Conference

“I am from the Municipality of Kumanovo (Macedonia), Department for Euro-integration and international cooperation. I came here to the Conference “Youth Policy at Local and Regional level” to share experiences among my municipality, the municipality of Portimão and the other local authorities here present, to exchange knowledge, contacts and create a network. My expectation is… Continue reading #hearyourvoices : glimpses of the Conference

#hearyourvoices: glimpses of the Conference

“I am representing the Municipality of Thessaloniki, Greece, in the International Conference “Youth Policy at Local and Regional level” organized by ECOS and DYPALL Network; I am an elected member in the municipality as a community advisor. During this Conference, I expect to meet new people, see how other countries do youth work and how they… Continue reading #hearyourvoices: glimpses of the Conference

#hearyourvoices : glimpses of the Conference

“I came to Portimão for the International Conference “Youth Policy at Local and Regional level” organized by ECOS and DYPALL Network, as CAT is one of the members of the Network. Once we received the invitation we knew it was very important for us to be here. I wish to learn more on how to… Continue reading #hearyourvoices : glimpses of the Conference

Launching Event

The Launching of DYPALL Network took place on November 24, 2015 at the University of Algarve in the Campus of Portimão, Portugal.   It was an opportunity to work closely and in partnership with the Municipality of Portimão, debating the main challenges of youth participation in an over-security society after the terroristic attacks in Paris and the importance of developing… Continue reading Launching Event