The following documents contain information provided by youth NGOs submitting grant applications to the European Youth Foundation and do not necessarily reflect the official opinion of the Council of Europe.
Peace Bag - Fundació Catalunya Voluntària
A practical guide to mainstreaming peace education and intercultural dialogue in youth work with particular emphasis on EuroMed joint projects. The toolkit is divided in five parts. The last section presents several activities, ranging from ice-breakers to role-plays, aimed at tackling a wide array of topics: leadership, inequality, identity, conflict analysis, religion, gender equality, minorities and human rights among others.
Partners for Peace - United Network of Young Peacebuilders (2009)
Tool for youth NGOs that want to develop joint projects on peace-building. It describes the project management cycle, gives tips and suggestions on setting up the project team, finding participants, booking venue and flights, evaluation and follow-up. A list of potential problems during the implementation and evaluation phases as well as suggestions to deal with them is given. Samples of useful documents (such as timeline) are given.
Pacman guide, Paths to Alternative Consumption - Fair Trade Hellas
Concise and practical guide on ethical and responsible consumption. It explores the notions of fair trade; ethical consumption; responsible consumption and conscious consumerism. A practical section devoted to examples of sustainable lifestyles follows the theoretical section. . Awareness raising, advocacy campaigning and educational activities, approaches and activities are presented.
Upcycling - Youth and Environment Europe
Tool for individuals and organisations looking for ideas on how to reuse and recycle materials. It is organised in two sections: the first part provides background information about upcycling, including tips on how everyone can make a contribution. The second part presents concrete ideas on how to reuse materials such as paper, plastic, glass, carton, clothes and metal.
IGLYO on Gender - International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Youth and Student Organization
Tool for those interested in getting information about gender-related issues through the LGBTQ perspective. This booklet collects 7 articles on a variety of topics such as: body image; gendered childhood; how gender is reflected in spoken language; and how gender identity is displayed.