Wow, that was a great start: In autumn/winter 2018 the first ten youth encounters within the Generation Europe network took place. At the beginning of the new year we are now publishing a comprehensive look back with photos, videos and many links.
More than 200 young people from 15 countries were active in Belarus, Germany, Greece, Italy, Spain and the Czech Republic. On this page we inform you about what this looked like and what they did on site.
For months, 30 European youth institutions have been preparing for it, and now it’s getting practical: this weekend, the first international youth encounter within the framework of Generation Europe will begin in Valencia. Nine more encounters will follow this autumn: In Brno (Czech Republic), Minsk (Belarus), Florence (Italy), Sofiko (Greece) as well as in Munich, Groß Thurow, Oberhausen and Bochum (Germany).
Until October 16th, young people from the Steinfurt district (Germany), Telsiai (Lithuania), and the Valencia region (Spain) will meet in Valencia. The ambitious plan: they want to work together over a period of three years, identify local problems and draw up action plans which they implement with the support of their European partners. The purpose of the international meetings is to prepare themselves for this task, to learn from each other and to collectively find a European perspective on local challenges.
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