Project "Let's talk about IT" is consisted of 4 main acitivities: mentoring system, onlne learning platform activities, residential training course and follow up activities. Residential training course is a mobility of youth workers scheduled to take place from 22.11.-30.11.2018.
Project is organized by Youth Peace Group Danube as applicant and hostin organisation and it will gather 26 youth worksers from 13 different organisations from Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Georgia, Macedonia, Italy, UK, Spain, Lithuania, Estonia, Serbia, Turkey, Slovenia. The training will be facilitated with 3 experienced trainers with 1 coordinator, 2 training manager and 2 memebers of logistic team.
This project aims to improve youth worker's digital competencees needed for successful campaigning, outreach and promotion of youth acitivities through capacity building, empowerment and effective participation of youth workes in new media environment.
The main aim is to be achieved through following specific objectives during the project:
-provide youth workers with skills for using creative media tools ( such as blogs, online platforms, web sites, social networks, audio/video content, mobile and applications, etc.)
-get deeper understanding in possibilities of digital media tools for outhreaching and promotion
-equip youth workers with competences to develop promotional and campaign plan of their activities
Specifically, this project will have focus on combating discrimination and hate speech online through developing educational competences, tools and materials in youth work. The youth workers will have opportunity to explore different wayas to tackle topics of mutual respect, understanding diversity through participation, engagement and self-expression of young people.
Project is financed by Erasmus + programme and co-financed by the funds of the City of Vukovar