YOUTH LIFESTYLESA strategic partnership project co-funded by the EU Erasmus+ Programme (2019 - 2020)
THE AIMS OF THIS PROJECT
To reflect and better understand the social and pedagogical value of non-formal education in relation to the implementation of policies (educational strategies) and the use of public resources to tackle the phenomenon of youth deviance.
THE PROJECT story…
Each of these organisations works in very different contexts, but they share a commitment to the prevention of deviance and negative lifestyles which are harmful not only to the health of young people but also to social relations in general. The project highlighted the wide range of “lifestyle problems” affecting young people in Europe, and explored some of the solutions which are possible through direct or indirect actions, with an emphasis on non-formal education.
The main topics explored during the project were:
Project activities were organised in 5 phases:
A Handbook for youth workers and non-formal educators was produced as part of the project, and can be downloaded here
PHOTOS FROM THE ACTIVITIES
Here are some photos from the different phases of the project