Living in Europe Together – Day 5

Day 5 was the very last day of our Youth Seminar “Living in Europe Together”. It was an enthusiastic and emotional day as we looked at the future (individual projects, exchanges of good pratices, potential partnerships…) and the past (evaluation of the past week, feedbacks, heartfelt remembrances…). The morning was mostly dedicated to the future as … Read more

Living in Europe Together – Day 4

We just finished Day 4 of our 5 days Youth Seminar in Thessaloniki. This day was focused on Trust Building, Project Management and the process for imagining an individual Action Plan. The morning activities started with a few games aiming at developing the team’s trust in each other and in themselves. They consisted in balance … Read more

Living in Europe Together – Day 3

Day 3 was a very interesting day for our group of young people as they went on several Field Visits in Thessaloniki. During the morning, the group was divided in two. The first group went to the Municipality of Neapolis-Sykies where they met Maria Roidi, City Councillor of the Municipality and member of the Advisory … Read more

Living in Europe Together – Day 2

Here we are again with news from our Youth Seminar in Thessaloniki: “Living in Europe Together”! 🙂 Day 2 is now over and we all feel we have learned a lot from today’s activities. Today was meant to help the participants to put themselves in the shoes of others by learning about different types of … Read more

Living in Europe Together – Day 1

Today was the first day of our Youth Seminar “Living in Europe Together: Our Challenge”, the perfect sunny day for getting to know each other. The morning was dedicated to presentations and team-building activities. First and indispensable: learning everyone’s names! The participants played a game associating names with gestures, a good way to break the … Read more

Shaping Europe Together – Day 4

Today was the last day of our youth seminar “Shaping Europe Together!”, a day focused on realising the aim of our youth Seminar and Work Plan, the structured dialogue “Tog(AE)ther Europe: Living, Working and Shaping together“. Our participants had the opportunity to meet with decision-makers and present to them their advocacy and lobbying ideas. During … Read more

Shaping Europe Together – Day 3

Day 3 is already over and today was a very busy day! Thanks to our kind guests’ interventions and our planned field visits, our participants were introduced to a great number of institutions, financial supporters and local/national/European initiatives. During the morning, the participants learn a little bit more about Advocacy and Lobbying. In groups, they … Read more

Shaping Europe Together – Day 2

During Day 2, our participants had the opportunity to do the first step towards our final aim: meeting with decision-makers and proposing their suggestions and recommendations to them. The morning was dedicated to the ENTER Recommendation and Youth Work. Our team of facilitators invited the participants to take part in a simulation game on decision-making … Read more

Shaping Europe Together – Day 1

This week, Youth Express Network is gathering 45 people in the European Youth Centre of Strasbourg to participate in our final activity of the year: “Shaping Europe Together!”. This youth seminar marks the end of our work plan “Tog(AE)ther Europe“. During these 4 days of work, our participants will have the significant task of developing … Read more

Shaping Europe Together: Youth Seminar in Strasbourg

In a few days, Youth Express Network will be welcoming 45 young people from 15 European countries in Strasbourg for the third and last activity of our Work Plan: “Tog(AE)ther Europe: Living, Working and Shaping Europe Together”. This activity, supported by the European Youth Foundation of the Council of Europe and by the Erasmus+ programme of … Read more