Study visit to Iceland “Innovation for Youth Participation in EU Outermost Regions”

The Study visit to Iceland “Innovation for Youth Participation in EU Outermost Regions” took place from 6th – 10th May. The initiative aimed to explore innovative youth engagement practices and policies, providing participants with firsthand experience of Iceland’s good practices for enhancing youth participation in democratic processes. In Reykjavik, participants were introduced to the municipality’s… Continue reading Study visit to Iceland “Innovation for Youth Participation in EU Outermost Regions”

“Youth Council Participation in Europe” Study Visit to Klaipeda

DYPALL Network participated in a Study Visit to Klaipeda, Lithuania, held from 23rd – 27th January 2024. The main objective of the visit was to facilitate the exchange of knowledge and best practices among participants, particularly regarding local youth participation models. The focus was on empowering local youth councils to play a more active role… Continue reading “Youth Council Participation in Europe” Study Visit to Klaipeda

Winter Democracy Academy: A Week-long event Focused on Youth Participation for Stronger Local Democracies

The first edition of Winter Democracy Academy (WDA) took place from 10th-16th December 2023 in Lisbon, Portugal. It was organised by DYPALL Network and the Lisbon Youth Centre, cooperating with several institutions with important work on youth participation as one of the pillars of local democracy. The WDA strived to become an event of reference… Continue reading Winter Democracy Academy: A Week-long event Focused on Youth Participation for Stronger Local Democracies

Study visit to Norway “Youth Council Participation in Europe”

DYPALL Network took part in the Study Visit to Kristiansand, Norway, which occurred from 16th – 20th October 2023. The primary objectives were to: Foster the development of structures and mechanisms that enhance local youth council projects Increase participants’ knowledge of different models and approaches to support youth in decision-making Empower local youth councils to… Continue reading Study visit to Norway “Youth Council Participation in Europe”

Study visit to Eindhoven “Boosting youth participation at the local level 3”

The Study visit to Eindhoven, “Boosting youth participation at the local level 3”, organised by DYPALL Network, together with ADYNE Netherlands took place from the 15th – 20th of May 2023. The Study visit is part of the framework of the project “Boosting youth participation in decision-making at the local level 3”, which aims to… Continue reading Study visit to Eindhoven “Boosting youth participation at the local level 3”

Youth2EUrope Youth meeting

The Youth2EUrope Youth meeting took place from 1st – 7th May 2023 in Setubal, Portugal. During the Youth meeting, 25 young people from Croatia, Italy, Lithuania and Portugal further developed skills of active citizenship by increasing their knowledge about EU institutions, its values and priorities and the decision-making process. The participants will put their newly… Continue reading Youth2EUrope Youth meeting

Study visit to Vila Nova de Gaia “Boosting youth participation at local level 3”

The study visit “Boosting youth participation at local level 3”, took place from the 21st – 26th of November 2022 in Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal. Its main aim was to get to know some local realities that allowed youth workers and municipality officers to work together and observe specific projects on the involvement of… Continue reading Study visit to Vila Nova de Gaia “Boosting youth participation at local level 3”

Study Visit in Lisbon “Welcoming Cities: Participation of Youngsters with background”

DYPALL Network’s study visit “Welcoming Cities: Good practices of Participation of Youngsters with a migrant background” took place from 7th – 12th November 2022 in Lisbon, Portugal. 21 participants from 9 different organizations and municipalities from North Macedonia, Germany, Portugal, and Spain, had the opportunity to explore the involvement of the migrant youth and young… Continue reading Study Visit in Lisbon “Welcoming Cities: Participation of Youngsters with background”

STUDY VISIT TO BELGIUM “Youth policies for better local democracies”

DYPALL Network’s study visit titled “Youth policies for better local democracies” took place from 17th – 21st October 2022 in Belgium. During the week, we had the chance to visit various municipalities and organisations around Flanders and Wallonia and learn about their practices and approaches to youth participation in decision-making at the local level. The… Continue reading STUDY VISIT TO BELGIUM “Youth policies for better local democracies”

REPORT FROM THE STUDY SESSION “CLIMBING THE LADDER – CAPACITING YOUTH LEADERS TO FACILITATE YOUTH PARTICIPATION IN THE DECISION-MAKING PROCESSES AT A LOCAL LEVEL”

Study session “Climbing the ladder – Capacitating youth leaders to facilitate youth participation in the decision-making process at the local level”  was organised by DYPALL Network and the Assembly of European Regions (AER), in cooperation with the Youth Department of the Council of Europe. The activity took place in the European Youth Centre in Strasbourg… Continue reading REPORT FROM THE STUDY SESSION “CLIMBING THE LADDER – CAPACITING YOUTH LEADERS TO FACILITATE YOUTH PARTICIPATION IN THE DECISION-MAKING PROCESSES AT A LOCAL LEVEL”