Have You ever heard about social capital as the civic participation form? The social capital is one of the first steps of trust building activities, those leading to the wider EU related civic engagement...
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On 14th of May in Tallinn, Estonia, the project closure event with the final closing round table discussion, workshops presentations and ceremony of prizes took place.
Research Results on the Level of Civic Engagement and Social Capital Understanding in the Youth Sector in Eastern European Countries
How to stimulate the active civic engagement of youth? What really motivates youth to be active and engaged? How to convince decision makers that it’s worth the support and continued development of civic education of youth since very early age? Those questions and thoughts were summarised by partners of and further developed within this research.
Social capital development as a tool of youth civic participation in Eastern Europe countries (SOCAP)
Project objective is to contribute to the development of civic participation at EU countries with transition economies by promotion of the social capital and European citizen’s initiative within youth sector.
Programme and registration for the project “Social capital development as a tool for youth civic participation in Eastern European countries”
Planned events 30th of March 2015, Riga, Latvia Youth conference “Awareness and education base creation about social capital as a tool for civil society development” Number of participants: 76-100, around 24 for Lithuania, Estonia,...
Project “Social capital development as a tool of youth civic participation in Eastern Europe countries” granted
International Civic and Citizenship Study (2009) states that differences in civic engagement and participation exist between Western and Eastern Europe countries. Other studies (Coffé, 2009) have shown that former East Bloc countries have lower levels...