The North-South Centre of the Council of Europe has opened a call for participants for the 9th Training Course on Global Development Education for Youth Multipliers. The new edition for the course it will take place in Mollina (Spain) from 10-14 September 2018, in the framework of the 19th edition of the University on Youth and Development.
The training course promoted in the framework of the iLegend project aims at empowering representatives of youth organisations and youth multipliers with a series of competences and tools to promote Global Development Education and to further develop their work on human rights, intercultural dialogue and democratic citizenship following the North-South Centre Global Education guidelines.
The training course provides youth multipliers and youth organisations with new tools and knowledge to play a greater change-making role in their communities within the current global interconnected context.
The course will gather 30 representatives of youth organisation/platform or youth-related institutions. The call is open to citizens of the 47 Council of Europe Member States. However, a 20% quota is available for citizens from the Southern Mediterranean region - Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon Libya, Israel, Jordan, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia and Palestine* - and a 10% quota for citizens of the African continent.
After the conclusion of the course the participants will act as youth multipliers by developing follow-up initiatives with the support of their sending organisation.
Applications for the course are open until 11th of July 2018 through the submission of the online application form.
Before applying, please carefully read the call for participants to verify the eligibility criteria.
*this designation shall not be construed as recognition of a State of Palestine and is without prejudice to the individual position of Council of Europe member states on this issue