Feb 27, 2019

Cooperation Ireland: YouthPact

  • Crimson Education
  • Ireland
Workshop Volunteering/Community Service/Social Entreprenuership Skill Building

Description

YouthPact has been established to support the EU Peace IV Children & Young People’s Programme.  This cross-border partnership is being supported by SEUPB, the Department for the Economy NI and the Department for Children and Youth Affairs to support the work and workers in the Peace4Youth programme, who are running peace-building programmes for young people aged 14-24 across Northern Ireland the border regions. 

YouthPact offers training to youth workers to improve their peace-building work with young people, with a focus on key themes which feature across all projects:

  • Good relations and peace-building
  • Facilitating growth for and with young people
  • Engagement with hard-to-reach groups
  • What is youth work?
  • Citizenship and building social activism

YouthPact offers opportunities for project leaders and partner organisations to share and learn from each other, through reflective discussion sessions, sharing and learning events and showcasing the work through the E-zine

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

U18