Call for activities for the 19th University on Youth and Development (UYD)

18/06/2018 Lisbon, Portugal

The North-South Centre of the Council of Europe has opened a call for proposals to integrate activities within the 19th edition of the University on Youth and Development (UYD) that will take place in Mollina, Spain, from the 10-14 September 2018. The call is open for organisations and...

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Challenges of Youth participation in the Community of Portuguese-speaking countries and the Ibero-American spaces

28/05/2018 Cascais, Portugal

Challenges of Youth participation in the Community of Portuguese-speaking countries and the Ibero-American spaces The Executive Director of the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe, Ambassador António Gamito was the keynote speaker at the opening session of the Youth Forum of the Community...

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Stakeholders of the Visegrad seminar meet again in Warsaw for a follow-up meeting

22/05/2018 Warsaw, Poland

One year after the Visegrad regional seminar on global development education held in Prague, stakeholders meet again today in Warsaw for a follow-up meeting. 30 participants representing Ministries of Education and of Foreign Affairs, local authorities, educators and civil society organisations...

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Working Group Pool of Experts on Women Rights in the Southern Mediterranean

15/05/2018 Strasbourg, France

On 4 and 5 April 2018, the North-South Centre brought together nine women expert from the Southern Mediterranean at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. Invited to a working and reflection group for the implementation of its Empowerment of Women’s project, the experts had the opportunity to meet...

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The 6th MedUni concluded successfully acknowledging the role of youth in the path towards sustainable development

14/05/2018 Tunis, Tunisia

The 6th Mediterranean University on Youth and Global Citizenship (MedUni) concluded last Friday, 11 May 2018, with the launch of the national “No hate speech” campaign in Tunisia and with the presentation of the outcomes of the different parallel activities to the Chief of Government of Tunisia,...

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150 participants gathered for the 6th edition of the MedUni

08/05/2018 Tunis, Tunisia

The 6th edition of the Mediterranean University on Youth and Global Citizenship – MedUni - started yesterday in Tunis. Once again, it provides a space where different national and international organisations run training activities within a multilateral cooperation context facilitated and...

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Network of Universities on Youth and Global Citizenship gathers in Lisbon

04/05/2018 Lisbon, Portugal

On 3 May 2018 the partners of the North-South Centre’s Network of Universities on Youth and Global Citizenship gathered in Lisbon to reflect about the objectives, scope, governance and future developments of the Network and of its different universities. After a constructive meeting, partners...

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North-South Prize 2017 to Kristiina Kumpula and Abbas Gullet

07/05/2018 Lisbon, Portugal

Kristina Kumpula and Abbas Gullet, Secretary General of the Finnish and the Kenyan Red Cross Societies received today the North-South Prize of the Council of Europe at the Portuguese Parliament. The jury of the North-South prize awarded the two laureates in recognition of their humanitarian work...

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Call for participants: diaspora youth training course

29/03/2018

The North-South Centre of the Council of Europe is promoting a capacity-building activity for young leaders in organisations working with youth diaspora communities in Europe. The course will take place in in the framework of the 6th Mediterranean University on Youth and Global Citizenship in...

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Call for participants: 5th training course on Structured Participation in Democratic Processes

28/03/2018

The North-South Centre of the Council of Europe has opened a call for participants for the 5th training course on Structured Participation in Democratic Processes, which will take place in in the framework of the 6th Mediterranean University on Youth and Global Citizenship (MedUni) in Tunis,...

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