“My voice matters: A European Young Citizens’ Initiative” newsletter

My Voice Matters Newsletter

Get to know more about the project “My voice matters: A European Young Citizens’ Initiative” current activities in the newsletter [PDF].

About the project:

Project Website: http://www.myvoicematters.lt/en/

“My Voice Matters: a European Young Citizens’ Initiative” is a Youth Democracy project under the Youth in Action programme, sub-action 1.3, that involves 256 young people from 8 different organisations from Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Poland.

Current and coming activities:

  1. May – June 2014: Drafting the initiative proposal – as follow up of the 1st workshop, the main conclusions will be drafted in form of a common youth based initiative in order to launch a proper citizens’ initiative. According to the general procedures to register a proposed initiative, organisers will draft a document providing all required information for the registration of the proposed initiative.
  2. July 2014 – Second transnational workshop

Venue: Sorkwity, Poland.

Duration: 7 days.

Participants: 32 young people (aged from 18-30) from all participating countries.

During the workshop the proposed initiative will be presented and participants will explore the further steps for registration of the proposed initiative, analysis of other open/closed initiatives, further debate and reciprocal confrontation, so that, they will build their capacity to develop and implement European citizens’ initiatives in their future. The workshop will focus also on planning and developing follow up activities.

Read more here.

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