Updated: Mar 25
Project Name: CLIMATE CHANGES AS FAST AS FASHION II
Youth Exchange in Environmental Entrepreneurship and Circular Economy: 29 of August till 5 of September 2021
Duration: From 1/03/2021 till 31/11/2021
Activity: Youth Exchange at Hylatio Tourist Village at Pissouri Beach, Limassol (http://hylatio.com.cy/) for 60 youngsters and 20 leaders (6 youngsters and two leaders from each organization) in green entrepreneurship and environmental awareness with Non-Formal Educational Activities.
Accommodation: Platres Camp of Parents Association, Limassol, Cyprus.
6 youngsters (ages from 16 to 20 years old) and 2 youth workers (one of them as leader of the group) from our organization will take place to the program. Food and accommodation all are paid from the program (For an application you must be a member of our organization. If you want to apply for membership you can go for the application to the link: https://www.acpelia.org/be-a-member
Photos from Hosting Place
Main Idea of the Project
60 youngsters (ages 16 – 20) from 10 organizations and 20 leaders will gather in a YE and with their own ideas will learn how to get out of the Box and to create their own green projects and to extend them so to get educational keys that have to do with entrepreneurship and critical thinking.
The aim of the project is to increase the level of environmental knowledge and awareness of the need to protect the environment through alternative methods according to the environmental realities in the local communities.
The project`s theme is climate change and global warming and its main objective is to enable young people and their leaders to work together and strengthen their European citizenship, promoting in the same time inclusion, environment and European awareness. The Project specific objectives are:
empowering the participant's European identity and, awareness of the need for social participation to reduce climate change among European citizens.
Making young participants get out of the box giving their own ideas in green entrepreneurship.
encouraging the direct participation of young people from 9 countries and encouraging the adoption of a responsible attitude regarding the reduction of energy consumption and waste.
understanding the differences between nations, making them more united through the meeting between different cultures
promoting the reduction of environmental pollution and understanding the importance of a healthy living environment among the members of the communities.
Sustainable food, energy and generally keeping responsible attitude regarding the reduction of energy and wastes
The idea is to use a variety of different Non Formal educational methods of thinking out of the box for green entrepreneurship with their self-improvement, personal development, coaching, time-management, psychology, against social and cultural discrimination and a lot of other themes which are becoming part of our personality. The aim is to spread these methods through NGOs and help young people become more balanced and happy in their daily lives as well as increasing their employability rates.
The relevance of the project for Erasmus+ :
o Improving the key competencies and skills of young people;
o Including PAXs with fewer opportunities;
o Promote participation and active citizenship in the European labour market;
o Increasing learning mobility opportunities for young people active in youth work;
o Enhanced cooperation
Preliminary program of the training
If you want to be a candidate for our program, please complete the application form and don't forget to complete the membership form if you are not a member of our organisation. Link for completing the application of interest: https://forms.gle/Q4GPDWXK4GaMtomX8
How to Apply:
1) Those who are not members of our Association, can register to be informed and have the right to participate in the activities of the Association at the link: Registration
2) Those who are already members of the Association can proceed to the next step (3).
3) Project Form