Youth exchange “Like IT: Internet as a modern way of thinking and a tool for professional development“

1-8 August 2014, Latvia

The project was supported by EU programme Erasmus+.

Objective of the project was to improve understanding of possibilities provided by Internet and modern communication technology among young people, positively influence their professional development and social engagement by teaching to use virtual communication securely, independently and without causing potential threat to their own health and safety.

Thirty young people from Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania participated in the project.1-8 August 2014, Latvia

Youth initiative “Explore Yourself to Learn”

May-October 2013

The project was implemented in co-operation with NGO “Noosfera” and supported by EU programme “Youth in Action”. The project was devoted to professional and personal orientation of young people and methods of increasing the learning efficiency. Six months long project consisted of three main stages of activities.

Evaluation of the project "Breaking Stereotypes - Building Tolerance"

Dear participants of the project “Breaking Stereotypes – Building Tolerance”! The project over. Now we are going to evaluate it and discuss future plans.We would be grateful if you take 5 minutes and answer the questions in this questionnaire: .

Summer Camp 2012

Information about summer camp

Application form

Results of the research of public opinion on discrimination and stereotypes

The research was conducted within the framework of the project „Breaking Stereotypes – Building Tolerance”.

Результаты исследования

Research_RUS.pdf 258.52 kB

Results of the survey

Research_ENG.pdf 147.43 kB

Izpētes rezultāti

Research_LAT.pdf 278.18 kB

Reports on study visits in Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania are available

The study visits were held within the framework of the project "Breaking Stereotypes - Building Tolerance".

Study visit Latvia

Study visit Estonia

Study visit Lithuania

Study visits within the framework of the project "Breaking stereotypes - Building Tolerance"

Three study visits were held in Riga, Narva and Vilnius. The representatives of partner organizations have visited different governmental, educational, non-governmental organizations, learned about integration and antidiscrimination programmes, projects.


Call for Applications - Training Course for Facilitators

Training Course for Facilitators in non-formal education with young people in the field of social inclusion which will take place in the European Youth Centre in Strasbourg on 14-22 February 2010 (arrival and departure dates).

Youth exchange in Czech Republic

The youth exchange will take place in Czech Republic in December 2009.

Training course on youth participation and youth policy development in Turkey

Training course to be held on 22 – 29 June 2009 in Ankara, Turkey. This course is developed by the Directorate of Youth and Sport of the Council of Europe together with the General Directorate of Youth and Sport of Turkey.
The aim of the course is to develop participants’ competences in enhancing youth participation in Turkey and in European projects and to stimulate co-operation between different actors in the youth field in Turkey for youth policy development and implementation.
The course will bring together 30 participants, of which 20 will be from Turkey. This call is open only for residents of one of the parties to the European Cultural Convention other than Turkey. Residents of Turkey interested in this call should apply directly to General Directorate for Youth and Sports of Turkey. The course will be held in English and Turkish with interpretation.
Please be informed that the application form for applying to the course should be filled in on-line, available at To access the online application form applicants have to register to the platform first.
The application form can be filled in English and should be submitted by 3 June 2009 at the latest.