Welcome to UNDER 30, the podcast series by the EU-Council of Europe youth partnership that brings research results, explores trends in young people's lives and themes relevant for youth policy and practice.
The EU-CoE youth partnership is a co-operation programme between the European Commission and the Council of Europe in the field of youth, created in 1998, connecting youth research, policy and practice.
Training participatory youth policy
In this episode, we are introducing the Youth Partnership's new training kit (T-kit) on participatory youth policy - what is it for, what's inside and how it can be used.
Host: Dariusz Grzemny
Tanya Basarab, research and youth policy officer, Youth Partnership
Ajša Hadžibegović, author
Miriam Teuma, bureau member and former chairperson of the Council of Europe's European Steering Committee for Youth, one of the contributors of the T-kit.
The transcript can be found HERE.
How to be more sustainable in mobility projects?
Sustain-Mobility was the fourth conference of the European Platform on Learning Mobility (EPLM) in the youth field that took place near Munich at the end of March 2023. It was hosted by Jugend für Europa, the German National Agency for the EU programmes Erasmus+ Youth and European Solidarity Corps , in co-operation with the Youth Partnership and other EPLM members. In this episode, we are discussing the results of the conference and reflect on issues related to sustainability in youth learning mobility projects.
Guests: Manfred von Hebel - Jugend für Europa, the German National Agency for the EU programmes Erasmus+ Youth and European Solidarity CorpsGeorgia Verna - a young journalist from Italy
Hosts: Lana Pasic and Dariusz Grzemny
Links:Event website: https://pjp-eu.coe.int/en/web/youth-partnership/conference-2023The Youth Partnership's resources on sustainability, climate change and environment: https://pjp-eu.coe.int/en/web/youth-partnership/sustainability-environment-and-climate-changeHow sustainability saved my life? - an article by Georgia Verna: https://youth.europa.eu/year-of-youth/young-journalists/how-sustainability-saved-my-life_en
Growing youth work in Europe: before the symposium
On 31 May-1 June 2023, the Youth Partnership's symposium “Visible Value: Growing youth work in Europe” will gather over 100 participants in the European Youth Centre Budapest,at mid-point between two European Youth Work Conventions.
This event takes stock of the steps forward on youth work development and in the implementation of the European Youth Work Agenda (EYWA), and to streamline and promote a continuous constructive dialogue with the community of practice.
In this episode we are talking to Zara Lavchyan - a youth work practitioner and trainer and Howard Williamson - a youth researcher about their expectations from the symposium and thoughts on where are we with youth work at the moment.
Hosts: László Milutinovits and Dariusz Grzemny
Young women's political participation
As we celebrate International Women's Day, we know that young women's participation in political life remains a challenge.
How are young women engaging with political processes at European, national and local levels? What are the main barriers and support mechanism for their participation? Who can be an ally in building a fairer and more inclusive society?
Guest: Caterina Bolognese (the Head of the Gender Equality Division at the Council of Europe) and Anna Lavizzari (a researcher at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, a member of the Pool of European Youth Researchers).
Hosts: Lana Pasic and Dariusz Grzemny
Links:Gender Equality Division websiteCouncil of Europe Gender Equality StrategyEU Gender Equality Strategy General Recommendation - Istanbul Convention Action against violence against women and domestic violence Sexism, harassment and violence against women in parliaments in Europe
Access to youth services during Covid-19
In this episode, we discuss the impact of Covid-19 on youth services.
In this episode, we are discussing the content and outcomes of the seminar "Visible Value – strengthening the implementation of the European Youth Work Agenda in Eastern and Southeast Europe: that took place in November in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina