Project “Digital gamification for youth engagement / Y-game” is being implemented under Erasmus+ Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices -Capacity Building in the field of Youth.
The main objective of the project is to promote the digital gamificiation as new, innovative tool for youth engagement on various topics – democracy, unemployment, civic engagement, human rights, youth entrepreneurship, environmental education, social responsibility and active participation in community activities among youth leaders and youth workers.
General objectives of the project:
Encourage youth workers in innovative and creative thinking and collaborate;
Develop interregional and intercultural cooperation between partner organizations;
Obtain new partners for future cooperation, strengthen the capacity of organizations;
Development of cooperation and language competences during project implementation.
Specific objectives of the project:
Develop a handbook on digital gamification for youth, translated in English and local languages to ensure the widest possible accessibility and usability in the local and international levels (Latvian partner);
Create Curriculum for execution of Gamification training (Portuguese partner);
Create an online video training on Gamification (as a result of training in Portugal);
Spread the idea of digital gamification for youth work and youth engagement in Europe, Asia and Latin America;
Provide the necessary competencies and inform about the tools enable youth organisations to use gamification methods.
Planned project period: 02/01/2017 – 02/01/2019
1st Project management team meeting is approaching 27-28 of April in Riga.
Social innovation centre ( Latvia)
INVOLVED ( Estonia)
Polytechnic Institute of Santarém (Portugal)
MLADI U EU (Croatia)
Official project card published in European Commission webpage.
Social Innovation Centre Project manager: Anita Stirāne
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