After the election of a new Board of Directors at the beginning of 2014, IYF has been active on many different activities.
“We have to understand how important our platform is: that I can be my identity, and still meet another identity. It is important to bring yourself and at the same time to be willing to learn from the other.”
Article written by Franzi Wende from SJD – Die Falken
The IFM-SEI Presidium met in Brussels from 27–29 March 2014.
The All Together 2.0 steering group met in Vilafranca from the 19–23 February 2014.
APCC has launched a new programme of Portuguese language and culture holiday camps for children and young people.
Fenix launched a new youth project on the transition from education to employment.
“En esta lógica perversa, se espera que los niños y niñas, con su trabajo y aporte económico a las familias resuelva o disimule problemas estructurales de inequidad, de pobreza y de injusta distribución de la riqueza que debieran resolver los adultos construyendo un sistema social más justo.”
Would you like to get new experiences and volunteer in a like-minded child and youth organisation in another country? With the European Voluntary Service project of the International Falcon Movement-Socialist Educational International this is possible!
Join us and give your reasons for Gender Equality!
would you like to participate at the European Youth Event? Then register quickly until 15th March to join the delegation of IFM-SEI, IUSY and YES members!
The IFM-SEI work plan prioritises a gender equality campaign as one of our key focus areas for 2013–16. The IFM-SEI Presidium has put together some ideas to put a plan into action but we need your help!
Every year tourists from all over Europe flock to the Canary Islands in search of sun, sea, and sand. How many realize that if they crossed a short stretch of water they would come ashore in a disputed territory – the scene of a long-running and bitter liberation struggle.
People of the world you might! You have nothing to loose but your chains. You have a world to gain.
Do you have experience in facilitating seminars and workshops of your organisation? Are you passionate about Children’s Rights and Human Rights Education? Would you like to join an international team? IFM-SEI is looking for facilitators for our Study Session: Tackling the Culture of Violence: Methodology for HRE with children and young people
Nueva Generación celebra el aniversario de su Centro Infantil Alegria
Who does not remember the geography teacher that began to draw maps on the board? Or history teacher, when he spoke of pre- Inca period, transporting us to that time, with pictures, sounds and even theatrical movements, or literature teacher when recited a poem, he did with such passion that made us read all their poem.
From 6–10 May 2014, the next World Conference on Youth will take place in Sri Lanka. The aim of this conference is to bring together governments and young people to discuss the role of youth in the world’s development agenda.
Are you a local group willing to host or send a delegation to your summer camp or activity? This is your opportunity to find new partners and groups that are interested in getting to know each other through summer camps and other activities.
On January 24 2014, the Independent Youth Forum General Council elected a new administrative body for IYF.