21 June - Arrival Day
15:00 - 18:00City game: "Go east, go west, meet in Warsaw"Discover Warsaw! The city game which will introduce the city, local culture, attractions. At the reception you will get more information.
18:00 - 22:00Cultural evening: "Europe in cinema" (Cinema "Kinoteka", 1 Defilad Square)Getting to know each other. “Last Fisherman” movie and meeting with producer and movie director – Leo Kaserer.
22 June - DAY I
10:00 - 10:30Opening of the Eastern Partnership Youth Forum
10:30 - 11:00Getting to know each other
11:00 - 11:30Coffee break
11:30 - 12:30Panel discussion "Enabling all young people to engage in a diverse, connected and inclusive Europe"Speakers: Boris Iarochevitch, Head of Eastern Partnership - Regional Cooperation and OSCE Division, European External Action Service , Ville Majamaa, European Youth Forum , Aleksandra Kalatozishvili, Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum , Intigam Babayev, Deputy Minister of Youth and Sport, Azerbaijan , Revaz Javelidze, Deputy Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Georgia , Pavel Ianet, Deputy Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Moldova , Oleksandr Yarema, Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports, Ukraine
12:30 - 13:00Introduction of the learning spaces and workshops
13:00 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 16:00Discovery of learning spaces
A source of information on international mobility volunteering activities for organisations and potential volunteers.
- Eliza Bujalska, Fundacja Rozwoju Międzykulturowego EBU
- Anita TøienJohansen, Directorate-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture, European Commision
- Leo Kaserer
- Anna Krzeszowska-Hovanecz, Akwedukt Association
- Anna Szlęk, Polish National Agency Erasmus+ Pool of Trainers
Big Fish Meetings
An opportunity to gain knowledge and understanding of opportunities for cooperation between Programme and Eastern Partnership countries within various EU programmes available to young people and youth organisations. Living library on youth policy - instead of reading policy documents talk to youth policy experts.
- Marie-Luce Vissol, Gabriela Ścibiorska, Education, Audiovisual, CultureExecutiveAgency (EACEA)
- Augusta Featherson, OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights
- Alexandra Kalatozishvili, Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum
- VilleMajamaa, European Youth Forum
- Tanya Basarab, EU-CoEyouthpartnership
- Marius Ulozas, Institute for Policy Research and Analysis, Lithuania;
- Maryna Makarenko, Małgorzata Pawłowska, Tomasz Szopa, SALTO Eastern Europe and Caucasus Resource Centre
- Anna Hryshkevich, Polish-Ukrainian Youth Exchange Fund, Polish-Lithuanian Youth Exchange Fund
- Irena Krasnická, International Visegrad Fund
So many talks and policies are about recognition of non-formal learning and youth work, but how can we recognise anything that is important in an open, transparent way? Visit this learning space and explore how can you hack existing recognition challenges with open source digital tool – Open badge
Expert: LaimonasRagauskas, Non-governmentalorganisation “Nectarus”
A creative recycling workshop and exhibition of Cimbi design objects (http://www.cimbi.net/) made out of waste materials.
Expert: Gergely Kiss, Egyesek Youth Association
- Anna Sipos, ReCreativity Social Enterprise
An opportunity to explore existing good practice, books and expert advice on youth work. We will create special youth. library and info points together.
Projects ideas space
A space to share project ideas between participants and prepare the ground for networking after the Forum.
An opportunity for all EaP Youth Forum participants and partners to share their impressions and thoughts from the Forum through creative and visual methods.
Strategic communication: let's develop a campaign!
Opportunity to learn about the secrets of strategic communication and participate in the development of an innovative communication campaign on EU's cooperation with Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine.
Expert: Janis Rungulis, Strategic Communications Expert, European External Action Service
16:00 - 16:30Coffee break
16:30 - 18:30Thematic workshops: A. Young people as active, critical and responsiblecitizens (part 1)
Workshop A.1: Participation and Policy Dialogue
Facilitators: Anna Yegoyan, Natalja Gudakovska
During the workshop we will explore the diverse realities and good practices in the field of youth participation and policy dialogue in Eastern Partnership region and European Union countries. Together with colleagues we will identify similarities and differences and map opportunities and challenges of both regions through the holistic approach to youth participation. Finally, we will have space to develop common concrete actions and work on policy recommendations aimed at increased participation and improved policy dialogue through engagement of young people as active and responsible citizens. My choice ››
Workshop A.2: Volunteering and Community Participation
Facilitators: Anna Szlęk, Anna Krzeszowska-Hovanecz
What is volunteering today? How is it understood and how it works in different countries? How can volunteering contribute to young people's involvement in their communities? How can it make them active and responsible citizens? During this workshop we will look together for answers. Active working methods, concrete examples from our organizations and institutions, involvement and energy of the group will help us in this process. Together we will talk, share and dream. My choice ››
16:30 - 18:30Thematic workshops: B. Young people and entrepreneurship – taking the future into own hands (part 1)
Workshop B.1: Social Entrepreneurship
Facilitators: Žilvinas Mažeikis and Gergely Kiss
We will review concept and practices of social entrepreneurship in EU and EaP countries and identify good practices of how to encourage young people take a future in their own hands. We will explore the diverse understanding of social entrepreneurship within the European Union and Eastern Partnership countries and analyse various practices across the region. Together we will identify challenges related with Social Entrepreneurship and will try to map the needs, methods and policies regarding social entrepreneurship of young people. My choice ››
Workshop B.2: Entrepreneurship Competences Development
Facilitators: Joanna Stompel and Juan Ratto-Nielsen
We will explore the diverse understanding of entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial learning within the EU and EaP countries and analyse it within the recently published Entrepreneurship Competence Framework. You will address the topic from different levels (individual and organisational) to find out and map the needs, methods and policies regarding youth work aimed to support entrepreneurship competence development of young people. My choice ››
16:30 - 18:30Thematic workshops: C. Young people and education today: formal, non-formal and informal (part 1)
Workshop C.1: Transversal Competences
Facilitators: Vitalii Volodchenko, Ieva Grundsteine
Transversal competences, like making decisions, taking responsibility, critical and innovative thinking, working in a team, communication across cultures, etc., are competences relevant for broad range of occupations and sectors. In different contexts, they also could be called generic, soft skills, 21st century competences, life-skills etc. My choice ››
Workshop C.2: Connected Recognition
Facilitators: Laimonas Ragauskas, Volha Poddubnaya
During the workshop we will explore how globalised, interconnected world of today impacts the youth work realities and existing major trends in recognition, education and employment fields. We will together review existing innovative practices in the field of recognition and validation of competences acquired across diverse sectors. We wish to make this work shop practical and hands-on experience: we will together identify action points and set up specific steps towards connected recognition strategies that can be developed by organisations and governments in both EaP and EU countries. My choice ››
20:00 - 23:00Banquet at the Presidential Palace “Belweder”
23 June - DAY II
09:30 - 11:00Thematic workshops: A, B, C (part 2)
11:00 - 11:30Coffee break
11:30 - 13:00Thematic workshops: A, B, C (part 3)
13:00 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 16:00Open space for ideas and networking
16:00 - 16:30Coffee break
16:30 - 17:00Closing sessionSpeakers: Vassilis Maragos, Head of Unit Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus & Eastern Partnership, Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations, European Commission , Bartosz Cichocki, Undersecretary of State for Security, Eastern Policy and American Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Poland
17:00 - 17:30Evaluation of the event by participants
20:00Farewell party and concert, Reduta Banku Polskiego (43 Bielanska St.)