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Call for participants: study visit Sustainable Local Youth Work in Slovakia

Call for participants: study visit Sustainable Local Youth Work in Slovakia

News from EGL – 08/09/2022

The study visit will provide insights to the reality of local youth work and youth participation, through visiting three municipalities of the region. It will take place from the 9th to the 12th of November in Trenčianske Teplice, Slovakia. The application deadline is 20 September. The study visit will provide insights to the reality of […]

Call For Participants: study visit Youth participation in Finnish Municipalities

Call For Participants: study visit Youth participation in Finnish Municipalities

News from EGL – 02/09/2022

During this study visit you will to get to know the Finnish youth sector and youth participation work in Finland, especially in the municipal field and locally. The study visit will take place from the 12th to the 16th of December in Helsinki, Finland. Aims & objectives Visits to various organisations related to the participation […]

Call for participants: Project Lab Supporting Rural Youth Work

Call for participants: Project Lab Supporting Rural Youth Work

News from partners – 08/08/2022

The second Project Lab of Europe Goes Local focuses on rural youth work. This training will take place in Chalkidiki (Greece) from the 14th to the 17th of November 2022. The participants will also join a preparatory webinar and an online meet and greet session in October. If you’re interested in a general Project Lab […]

Newsletter Europe Goes Local

Newsletter Europe Goes Local

News from EGL – 26/07/2022

Europe Goes Local will be launching a biweekly newsletter in the future. EGL will be using this new communication channel to send the latest news to the mailbox of interested people. The themes of the newsletter will be: Events and activities of EGL News and activities of partners Articles and videos about good practices Important […]

Call for participants: Project Lab in Bonn

Call for participants: Project Lab in Bonn

News from EGL – 07/07/2022

This Project Lab in Bonn (Germany) is an international training and networking event to strengthen the usage and exploitation of the possibilities offered by the ERASMUS+ and the European Solidarity Corps programmes for youth work at municipal level. The event will go on from the 19th to the 21st of October 2022. The Project Lab […]

Call for trainers for EGL’s Project Labs

Call for trainers for EGL’s Project Labs

News from EGL – 07/07/2022

In the framework of the Europe Goes Local project, the German and Hellenic National Agencies of Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps programmes are looking for trainers who will be part of a team that will implement the Europe Goes Local (EGL) project labs in 2022. The application deadline is the 25th of July Parameters of […]

Call for participants: Let’s talk about the emotional and mental health of youth workers

Call for participants: Let’s talk about the emotional and mental health of youth workers

News from EGL – 09/06/2022

The Latvian National Agency organises a study visit “Youth Workers’ well-being” from August 17 to 19 2022 in Latvia. This target audience are youth specialists, youth workers, youth policy makers, NGO representatives,… involved in youth work. Youth work is constantly developing and being assigned new roles and functions, such as building civil society, improving social […]

The EGL municipalities of SALTO EEC

The EGL municipalities of SALTO EEC

News from – 23/05/2022

SALTO Eastern Europe and Caucasus made beautiful videos of their EGL municipalities. We’ve bundled all the videos of SALTO EEC for you here. You can click on “subtitles” on YouTube to watch the video with English subtitles. Moldova Let’s start with the municipalities in Moldova! The first video is about Cahul, which is a city […]

Call for participants: Webinar on Fostering Meaningful Communication in Local Reality

Call for participants: Webinar on Fostering Meaningful Communication in Local Reality

News from EGL – 16/05/2022

EGL is running a webinar on the 9th of June about Fostering Meaningful Communication in Local Reality. Are the young people often “tokenised” in your local reality? Is your community able to tackle challenging and contradicting discussions? Are you able to communicate meaningfully your value to your stakeholders? Dialogue is essential for better understanding diversity […]

Livestreams 4th EGL event

Livestreams 4th EGL event

News from partners – 16/05/2022

Weren’t you able to join us to our conference Romania? No worries, you can rewatch our livestreams from the 4th EGL event on our YouTube playlist! Subjects The first day of the conference was the 17th of May 2022. You can re-watch the opening words online. There was also akeynote about “EGL as a platform […]

New Europe Goes Local website

New Europe Goes Local website

News from partners – 13/05/2022

Europe Goes Local has been very busy in the last couple of months! Not only do we have our first European conference since covid next week, but we also launched a beautiful new website. Take a look around! You’ll still be able to find everything you’re used to from us, but there are also new […]

Call for participants: Activating Citizens: Municipalities Making Use of the European Solidarity Corps

Call for participants: Activating Citizens: Municipalities Making Use of the European Solidarity Corps

News from EGL – 12/05/2022

Activating Citizens: Municipalities Making Use of the European Solidarity Corps will go on from 21-22 June 2022. It will be two half-day sessions from 9:30 to 15:00. The deadline to apply is 22 May 2022. The seminar will: present funding opportunities of the new European Solidarity Corps Programme 2021-2017; share inspiring examples from Europe and […]

Call for participants: Webinar – Introduction to Participatory Action Research in Youth Work

Call for participants: Webinar – Introduction to Participatory Action Research in Youth Work

News from EGL – 17/04/2022

Join us at Europe Goes Local Webinar – Introduction to Participatory Action Research in Youth Work. The webinar will take place on Thursday, 28th of April 2022, via Zoom from 10h CET to 13h CET. Participatory Action Research (PAR) is a way to invite local communities to learn about their own needs and aspirations. Youth […]

Call for participants: 4th EGL event

Call for participants: 4th EGL event

News from EGL – 14/04/2022

The 4th European Event of Europe Goes Local is fast approaching! EGL is launching its platform for stronger cooperation on May 17th – 19th in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. But that’s not all. You will also: get the opportunity to create activity plans to support your local youth work; discuss what youth work offers and the role […]

Call for participants: Study Visits in Finland

Call for participants: Study Visits in Finland

News from EGL – 10/04/2022

EGL is looking for applicants for two study visits in Finland happening this May! The deadline to apply is April 19 2022. Youth Work in Schools The study visit “Youth Work in Schools” will happen in Lahti from the 15th to 19th of May 2022. You will learn how the role of youth workers is […]

EGL at “Building Resilient Communities”

EGL at “Building Resilient Communities”

News from EGL – 24/03/2022

Our colleague Judit talked about The Changemakers Kit and EGL at DYPALL Network‘s conference “Building Resilient Communities” and their training course “Youth Takes The Floor” in Braga. The Conference was organised with the support of Agência Nacional Erasmus+ Educação e Formação.The training was organised with the support of the European Youth Foundation of the Council […]

EGL at Rural Areas, Challenges and Solidarity

EGL at Rural Areas, Challenges and Solidarity

News from EGL – 17/03/2022

EGL Project Coordinator Judit Balog was one of the keynote speakers at the transnational NET Activity “Rural Areas, Challenges and Solidarity” held this March. The Hellenic National Agency for Erasmus+ and the Youth & European Solidarity Corps organized the NET Activity and hosted 35 participants from all over Europe. There were representatives of municipalities and […]

Steering Group March 2022

Steering Group March 2022

News from EGL – 16/03/2022

Our steering group had their first residential meeting in 2 years. It was great seeing everyone off screen in Brussels after so long.

Call for participants Democracy Reloading

Call for participants Democracy Reloading

News from partners – 14/03/2022

We went to talk with Democracy Reloading during their last training course, and we discovered what they do. Learn all about it in this video! Are you sad that you missed their last training? Luckily, can still join them on their next training course in July! It’s open to municipality officers and their local partners […]

EGL Study Visit in Lithuania

EGL Study Visit in Lithuania

News from EGL – 11/03/2022

Are you a youth worker, youth leader, or youth policymaker from one of the EGL program countries? Do you want to share good practices with colleagues from over the whole of Europe? Then join this study visit in Vilnius (Lithuania) from 24 to 29 April! Apply by 21 March 2022, and more info here.

Call for participants: study visit in Croatia

Call for participants: study visit in Croatia

News from EGL – 03/03/2022

Agencija za mobilnost i programe Europske unije is organising a study visit in Croatia from the 24th to the 28th of April for municipal workers and youth workers accompanying a municipal worker. The study visit is an opportunity to learn about municipal youth work practices in the coastal part of Croatia and how local youth […]

Tirana became European Youth Capital

Tirana became European Youth Capital

News from partners – 23/02/2022

In 2022, Tirana took over the title of European Youth Capital from Klaipeda and kicked it off with a memorable ceremony earlier this month, co-designed and performed by young people. As a European Youth Capital, Tirana Municipality has planned more than 1000 activities to be launched and shared throughout the year. In the upcoming weeks, […]

Call for participant Go For Change

Call for participant Go For Change

News from EGL – 09/02/2022

Europe Goes Local will be hosting the first Modular Training ‘Go For Change’ in Kortrijk, Belgium. We are looking forward to seeing you there 4 to 7 April! The second part will be in Kouvola, Finland, from 13 to 16 June 2022. You can apply until February 15. This 2-part training aims at strengthening the […]

Call for a facilitator for the 4th European EGL Event

Call for a facilitator for the 4th European EGL Event

News from partners – 22/10/2021

JINT vzw is looking for a facilitator who will be part of a team that will take care of the overall moderation and facilitation of the 4th European EGL event. JINT vzw is the Flemish knowledge centre for international youth mobility and international youth policy and is the implementing National Agency for the Erasmus+ Youth […]

EGL is looking for a communication officer

EGL is looking for a communication officer

News from EGL – 25/06/2021

To support the coordinator of the European network project Europe Goes Local, we are looking for a project officer Communication Management for the period 1/09/2021 – 30/06/2023. In consultation with the project coordinator, you will be responsible for the internal communication with/in the European network of National Agencies, for the cooperation with the communication agency […]

Call for facilitator: European long-term training course “Lobbying for youth work“

Call for facilitator: European long-term training course “Lobbying for youth work“

News from EGL – 04/05/2021

‘Lobbying for Youth Work’ (LYW) is an European long-term training course, financed through Erasmus+ TCA and organised within the framework of the Strategic National Agency Cooperation ‘Europe Goes Local: Supporting Youth Work at the Municipal Level’. It addresses municipal youth officers and local youth workers who want to strengthen their competences to lobby for youth […]

Call for trainers: Quality in local youth work – a modular seminar for municipal stakeholders

Call for trainers: Quality in local youth work – a modular seminar for municipal stakeholders

News from EGL – 15/03/2021

Europe Goes Local is looking for trainers to facilitate a modular seminar on local youth work. Europe Goes Local has so far offered conferences, study visits and seminars or training courses on specific topics both at the national and local level. This seminar is a step further on this path as it is a learning […]

Activating citizens – Municipalities making use of the European Solidarity Corps

Activating citizens – Municipalities making use of the European Solidarity Corps

News from partners – 08/03/2021

Are you working at a municipality? Would you like to promote active citizenship in your community? Are you interested in European programmes, namely the European Solidarity Corps? Would you be happy to hear from colleagues how their municipality and community benefited from the European Solidarity Corps? If you answered with a „yes” to all questions, […]

City for Youth

City for Youth

News from partners – 22/02/2021

As part of the initiative of the Association of Cities in the Republic of Croatia, a public call has been opened for the submission of proposals for the award of the “City for Youth” certificate. It is a recognition of cities that are dedicated to creating conditions for the quality of life and personal and […]

Launching Webinar of the Changemakers Kit

Launching Webinar of the Changemakers Kit

News from EGL – 07/10/2020

The Europe Goes Local strategic cooperation project is arriving at a new milestone. After launching the European Charter on Local Youth Work in 2019, the network started to build an on-line toolkit to support the implementation of the Charter. This on-line toolkit, which we will call the Changemakers Kit includes good practices, explanatory and background […]

EGL is looking for experts: facilitators, digital and visual experts

EGL is looking for experts: facilitators, digital and visual experts

News from EGL – 05/08/2020

Europe Goes Local is looking for various experts to implement its upcoming activities: On-line activities of the Europe Goes Local project in October 2020 Facilitator to run on-line sessions Digital facilitator to support the successful implementation of the on-line activities Visual recorder who prepares a visual report about the events Training of Charter Ambassadors (residential […]

Truths about the impact of (local) youth work – literature review

Truths about the impact of (local) youth work – literature review

News from partners – 12/06/2020

One of the initial goals of the Europe Goes Local project was to help the recognition of youth work as an important domain of the personal development of young people and a crucial tool to build flourishing communities. Europe Goes Local created a framework in which the National Agencies of the Erasmus+ programme and the […]

Europe Goes Local went virtual

Europe Goes Local went virtual

News from EGL – 02/06/2020

The Europe Goes Local network had planned to meet in Paris this spring to exchange views about the current state of play and to share thoughts about the future of the project.  These plans had to change and the initial ideas were transformed into an on-line process which included a virtual meeting on the 28th […]

Call for a facilitator for the Europe Goes Local peer-learning seminar

Call for a facilitator for the Europe Goes Local peer-learning seminar

News from EGL – 20/11/2019

The Europe Goes Local network will hold a peer-learning seminar on 27-29 April 2020 in Paris which will bring together 60 people both from Erasmus+ National Agencies and municipal institutions, organisations. We are looking for the facilitator of the seminar who has the following background: Already involved in Europe Goes Local either at the European […]

Call for offers: designing the Charter-toolkit

Call for offers: designing the Charter-toolkit

News from EGL – 09/09/2019

JINT vzw is looking for a service provider that would create the layout of the on-line toolkit to support the work with the European Charter on Local Youth Work. The on-line toolkit is to be integrated into the website of the Europe Goes Local project (www.europegoeslocal.eu). Extended deadline to apply: 20 October 2020. More details: […]

The 3rd European Event of Europe Goes Local – documentation on-line

The 3rd European Event of Europe Goes Local – documentation on-line

News from EGL – 07/08/2019

The 3rd European Event of Europe Goes Local took place in Brussels on 4-6 June 2019. The conference brought together approximately 200 actors from municipal level youth work to learn from each other, plan new collaboration activities and have exchanges about the quality development of local youth work with a new support tool, the future […]

The European Charter on Local Youth Work

The European Charter on Local Youth Work

News from EGL – 24/07/2019

The European Charter on Local Youth Work has been launched at the 3rd European Event of Europe Goes Local. The Charter is meant to be a practical tool to help the quality development of local youth work. Having the Charter is a definitely a moment to celebrate but not the final step on the way […]

Call for tenders: online communication of Europe Goes Local

Call for tenders: online communication of Europe Goes Local

News from EGL – 24/07/2019

JINT vzw is looking for a service provider that would take care of the external online communication of the “Europe Goes Local” project. We are searching for an expert/company with the following experience: Social marketing, ideally in the non-profit sector (familiarity with youth work in an asset); Copywriting; Online journalism, writing articles, conducting and editing interviews; […]

Europe Goes Local at the European Week of Regions and Cities

Europe Goes Local at the European Week of Regions and Cities

News from EGL – 24/07/2019

Europe Goes Local has been selected this year to run a joint session together with the ESPON research project at the European Week of Regions and Cities. Besides presenting the European Charter on Local Youth Work in our part of the session, our panel members will describe the current policy framework in European youth work. […]

Actions in EGL: a training on lobbying

Actions in EGL: a training on lobbying

News from partners – 30/04/2019

Europe Goes Local is much more than a group of youth workers who get together once a year at a European event. We have lots of actions happening at the European, national and local levels. From now, we will start introducing activities that were initiated and carried out by our network members. If you are […]

Call for volunteers for our next European event

Call for volunteers for our next European event

News from EGL – 17/04/2019

We are looking for Brussels-based, English-speaking volunteers to support the implementation of the 3rd European event of the Europe Goes Local project. The event will take place on 4-6 June 2019 in Brussels, at a central location. The event will have about 200 participants who will discuss local youth work. Volunteers are expected to support […]

Photographer and video team wanted

Photographer and video team wanted

News from EGL – 15/04/2019

We are looking for a photographer and a video team to cover the upcoming 3rd European Event of the Europe Goes Local network. The event will take place on 4-6 June 2019 in the centre of Brussels. We expect 200 from all over Europe to exchange about youth work and develop cooperation. Offers can be […]

We are looking for a consultant!

We are looking for a consultant!

News from EGL – 05/03/2019

We are looking for a consultant to join the team of Europe Goes Local temporarily. The consultant who will be part of an expert group that will create an on-line toolkit to support the implementation of the European Charter on Local Youth Work in the frame of the project. Please, see the attached call about […]

The 2nd European EGL event: full documentation is available on-line

The 2nd European EGL event: full documentation is available on-line

News from EGL – 02/10/2018

The 2nd EGL event took place in Cascais in June. A summary of all activities has been prepared and published on our website which gives a complete overview of the key-notes, thematic seminars and discussion groups of various topics. Following the link, you can find the presentations of input-providers, the list of participants, photos and […]

European Charter on Local Youth Work – overview of the first consultation round

European Charter on Local Youth Work – overview of the first consultation round

News from EGL – 02/10/2018

Support for quality in local youth work is crucial to increase its effectiveness and social recognition. Therefore the 200+ partners from 20+ countries in this long-term project set out to create a European Charter on Local Youth Work. The bigger picture Such a Charter on Local Youth Work is in line with the recommendations of […]

The 2nd European event of EGL

The 2nd European event of EGL

News from EGL – 28/03/2018

Starting with the Kick-off Event in Ljubljana and having various activities in national working groups, it is time to get together again and inspire partners across Europe to raise the quality of local youth work. During this 2-days event that will take place in Cascais, Porutgal on 5-7 June 2018, project partners will share about […]

Towards a European Charter on Local Youth Work

Towards a European Charter on Local Youth Work

News from EGL – 28/03/2018

To support the quality of youth work at municipal level, Europe Goes Local is developing a Charter on Local Youth Work. It is a tool to guide discussions between different stakeholders about creating the conditions so that youth work can reach its full potential and actively contribute to the personal and social development of young […]

Stepping stones – January and February 2018

Stepping stones – January and February 2018

News from EGL – 27/03/2018

Many steps contribute to a journey, towards quality youth work at the local level. The strength of Europe Goes Local lies in the synergy between European and local interventions. A lot of the discussions happen at national meetings and events, inspired by the work at European level. This way Europe trickles down to the local level. […]

Call for articles

Call for articles

News from EGL – 31/01/2018

Our project, Europe Goes Local is a network project that connects about 150 partners all over Europe. With this website, we intend to offer the opportunity for all our partners to publish articles that relates to municipal level youth work. One of the primary aims of the Europe Goes Local project is to create a […]

Call for a facilitator for the European conference of the Europe Goes Local project

Call for a facilitator for the European conference of the Europe Goes Local project

News from EGL – 31/01/2018

JINT vzw is looking for a facilitator who will be part of a team that will take care of the overall moderation and facilitation of the conference of our project ‘Europe goes local –Supporting youth work on municipal level’ The 2nd large European event of the project will take place Cascais, Portugal from the 4th […]

Meeting of the Steering Group of Europe Goes Local

Meeting of the Steering Group of Europe Goes Local

News from EGL – 31/01/2018

The main decisions making body of the Europe Goes Local project is the Steering Group that has its next meeting from the 31st of January to the 2nd of February in Brussels. The Steering Group involves four National Agencies of the Erasmus+ Youth in Action programme (Belgium-Flanders, France, Germany and Slovenia), the European Youth Forum, […]

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