Details

    • Title: Heritage for Youth – European Heritage for Youth Involvement and Entrepreneurship
    • Running dates: June 2020– May 2022
    • Programme: KA2 – Strategic Partnership in the field of Youth – Exchange of good practices
    • ID number: 2020-1-IT03-KA205-018135
    • Website:  https://heritage4youth.eu/

Description

To foster exchange and dialogue between young people and youth workers from 7 different EU countries on the issues of safeguarding and promoting natural and cultural heritage and social inclusion, developing entrepreneurial competence in the field of ecological and sustainable tourism and transversal competences for personal and professional development and active participation in society

The objectives of the project are:

  • To raise awareness of the importance of European cultural heritage through informal and non formal education activities, as a tool for social inclusion, youth participation and social entrepreneurship
  • To promote young people environmental education, especially ecotourism education for an active citizenship
  • To strengthen the sense of belonging and participation, promoting activities that protect and enhance the common heritage, involving young people and local stakeholders
  • To improve key competences of youth workers to enhance the quality of their activity
  • To foster inclusion and employability of young people with fewer opportunities (including NEETs) through quality youth work and transnational learning activities
  • Ease transition of young people from youth to adulthood, supporting their integration into the labour market developing key competences and promoting creative learning, entrepreneurship, and social entrepreneurship
  • To create a European space of reflection for sustainable tourism as an educational tool, fostering personal and professional growth for youngsters.