City for Youth- a certificate for municipalities in Croatia

July 13, 2021

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City for Youth- a certificate for municipalities in Croatia

The year of 2021 brings new horizons for local youth work in Croatia. Inspired by the European Charter on Local Youth Work, the Association of Cities in Croatia together with the Croatian Agency for Mobility and EU Programmes published a call inviting cities to apply for a ‘City for Youth’ certificate. How this initiative contributes to […]

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Lobbying for youth work – developing youth work quality

June 21, 2021

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Lobbying for youth work – developing youth work quality

Back in 2019, the first round of the modular training ‘Lobbying for Youth Work’ took place in Germany, Austria and Latvia (online). The second edition is now in the pipeline. This training is an invitation to expand the skills and competencies of local youth workers, so that they can reach out to all the stakeholders […]

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Presenting the Croatian Agency for Mobility and EU Programmes

May 18, 2021

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Presenting the Croatian Agency for Mobility and EU Programmes

Europe Goes Local closely follows and supports the goals and objectives of its network members, taking an active role in sharing youth work experiences and insights from each of the countries. Through this interview, you can get inspired and informed by Ms Aleksandra Švast, Senior Advisor in Department for European Solidarity Corps, from the Croatian […]

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The road to developing Porto Youth Strategy 4.0

April 6, 2021

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The road to developing Porto Youth Strategy 4.0

In 2009, Porto was the first city in Portugal to develop a Municipal Youth Plan thus paving the way for the recognition and quality development of local youth policies. In December 2019, Deputy-Mayor for Youth, Catarina Araújo, announced to Porto Youth Council the will to develop Porto Youth Strategy 4.0, giving continuity to the previous […]

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An EGL Roadmap – Conversation with Koen Lambert

March 1, 2021

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An EGL Roadmap – Conversation with Koen Lambert

The increasing demand for structured and continuous European cooperation to develop and strengthen youth work across Europe confirms and reinforces the significant role Europe Goes Local (EGL) plays in the youth work community of practice. As a distinguished European cooperation platform for quality development, EGL focuses on advocacy, knowledge exchange, peer learning and networking as […]

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Building the youth work community of practice

February 3, 2021

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Building the youth work community of practice

At the closing of the 3rd European Youth Work Convention in December 2020, participants presented its final Declaration – ‘Signposts for the Future’. In expressed commitment to successfully implement the European Youth Work Agenda (EYWA), the Convention outlined future steps, actions and measures to be taken under the Bonn Process on local, regional and European […]

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