Forever Young – Daugavpils, Latvia – January 2020 [Results]

Forever Young” - a training course/seminar combining the topics of dialogue of generations and life-long learning among the youth workers.

It took place in North-East of the European Union in Daugavpils, Latvia in mid January 2020 (incl. travel days). It brought together 32 participants from Austria, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Turkey.

The project aimed to create a favorable atmosphere for bringing together young, as well as more mature youth workers for inspiring and learning among the generations for a more balanced - experienced, professional and modern – work with young people with fewer opportunities.

The methods were discussions, story-telling, case-studies, workshops, method exchanges, idea brainstorms and other non-formal education methods, including various inspiring study-visits.

The outputs of the projects are:

  • 7 new Non-formal Education tools were created and shared in on Salto tool-box;

  • 6 new project ideas were created;

  • further partnerships were discussed and cooperation agreements made;

  • Other, not involved partners, got interested in "Forever Young" approach and asked for new project editions for their partners.

The project Forever Young was financed with the support of European Commission’s “Erasmus+: Youth in Action” administered in Latvia by the Agency for International Programs for Youth. This publication reflects only the author’s views, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained there in.