Project Title: European Hackathon: shaping youth ideas on the future of Europe
Project Contract Number: 2020-2-IT03-KA205-019469
Project Start Date: 01.10.2020
Project Total Duration: 24 Months
Project End Date: 30.09.2022
Applicant Organisation: Observatory e-MEDINE Italy
P1. 21.YY Egitimciler Dernegi Turkey
P2. SENIOR EUROPA SOCIEDAD LIMITADA Spain
P3. PRISM - PROMOZIONE INTERNAZIONALE SICILIA –MONDO Italy
P4. ACADEMY OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP ASTIKI ETAIREIA Greece
P5. G.G. EUROSUCCESS CONSULTING LIMITED Cyprus
P6. CENTRUL PENTRU PROMOVAREA INVATARII PERMANENTE TIMISOARA ASOCIATIA Romania
P7. Institute for Erasmus Peace Solutions Belgium
Aims: The GENERAL SCOPE of this project is the organisation of a “Eurothon”, a European festival focused on Europe as a great motherland of the future with debates on roots, threats and ideal horizons, to explore and discuss the values and history of Europe. Final aim is properly to broaden and strengthen youngsters’ civic engagement and participation in democratic processes, through their active participation in this training pathway having an integrative, student-centered and action-oriented approach.
- Enhance young people’s civic participation, providing them with the right information, tools and channels to make their voices heard by policy makers and relevant organisations and stand up as tomorrow's change makers & new EU ambassadors.
- Increase social inclusion of young people on European values, while promoting intercultural dialogue and acceptance of diversity and tolerance, thanks to the involvement in the Eurothon festival.
- Strengthen young people's sense of initiative, notably in the social field to support their communities, during the active participation in the festival & thanks to the best practices included in the toolkit.
- Promote equal learning, collaborative work and self-learning, through the involvement of young people in the Eurothon online area.
Target Groups: The target groups of the project are young people between 18-30 years old and activists who are active in and for NGOs, youth organizations or wider civil society organizations. Also young people willing to take up and play a more active role as EU Influencer or EU cultural Ambassador in their capacity of European Citizen individually or as a present/future member of a youth or wider European Civil Society organization. Also social enterprises and entrepreneurs, policy makers, public institutions and members of the press are targeted by the Eurothon Project.
IO1. METHODOLOGICAL FRAMEWORK & TRAINING MODULES
IO2. EUROTHON ONLINE AREA
IO4. TOOLKIT FOR EU AMBASSADORS & INFLUENCERS