YOUTH FOR EUROPE - EUROPE FOR YOUTH“Youth for Europe – Europe for Youth” is the project coordinated by Europejskie Forum Młodzieży (EFM) in Bystrzyca Kłodzka/ Poland. The project was directed for the technical high school graduators from Lower Silesia and Opole state. In the frame of project 36 young graduators of professions: IT, ICT, hoteliers and tourist service was participating in 2 and 1 months internship in Portugal, Italy, Great Britain and Malta.
The project was implemented in the close cooperation of Europejskie Forum Młodzieży with Carpe Librum from Portugalii, Associazione Culturale Strauss and YouNet from Italy, CCW – Training Academy Ltd. from Great Britain and Stage Malta from Malta.
In the project participated graduators of the school year 2016/2017 and 2017/2018.
The project was financed under the European Social Fund POWER VET – project number: 2016-1-PL01_KA102-025198.
Each participant of the project had an internship in a prestigious foreign company, pocket money, accommodation, food, transfer / flight to the place of internship, local transportation, language course and support of an experienced mentor.
During the internship, the youth gained experience working in their profession, developed soft skills such as: working in an international group, creative thinking, communication in a multicultural environment, critical thinking, etc., improved the knowledge of English as well as the host country and established new contacts and friendships. For many young people it was the first independent foreign trip and “a milestone in adulthood”.
We invite you to read selected excerpts from the graduates who participated in our project and to watch a film report from the project.
And here are some articles reporting the trainees experience!We invite you to read and to know all about it 🙂
The internships have been organised within the framework of the project „Youth for Europe – Europe for Youth” POWERVET-2016-1-PL01-KA102-025198 co-finaced by the European Union under the European Social Fund, Operational Programme Knowledge Education Development.