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International Youth Training Course "Youth work for prevention of youth migration at risk"

The training activity took place
in Thessaloniki, Greece
organised by EMNYTP
7-15 March 2011

Aims & objectives

Aims and objectives:
The International youth training course aimed to develop youth work interventions as an effective powerful tool for prevention of youth migration at risk and motivate participants to become committed youth activists.

Target group & international/intercultural composition of the group & team

Target Group - migrant youth, migrant and minority youth leaders and workers active at community and local level to discuss and to develop youth work interventions as an effective powerful tool for prevention of youth migration at risk.
International Dimension of team of trainers:
5 trainers (3 females – myself – Bulgaria, Ukraine and Italy; 2 males – Greece and UK).

Training methods used & main activities

Methods - The working methods of the training course were based on non-formal interactive and participatory approaches. The methodological interventoins facilitated a ballanced exchange of information about the potential of the European youth work and development of new skills in youth work for prevention of youth migration at risk.

Outcomes of the activity

The projects and experiences of the participants served as a basis for reflection and discussion of good practices. Contributions by participants and invited experts gave a broad picture of existing theories, initiatives, projects and approaches to work with young people from migrant and minority communities. Inputs and discussions in plenary sessions, thematic working groups and workshops on different approaches seeked to develop knowledge and skills in youth work for prevention of youth migration at risk. Furthermore they served as a basis to sustain the Euro Mediterranean Network for Youth Trafficking Prevention to create new partnership for exchange and co-operation.

Your tasks and responsibilities within the team

Responsibilities – Developer of course curricula and full time senior trainer.

I worked on this training for 8 days as a full time trainer.

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