Active youth of the Municipality of Kanal ob Soči
The purpose of the project is to activate the participation of the youth in the local politics and to better the access to active citizenship between the youth in the Municipality of Kanal ob Soči. The project is executed on the local level and primarily integrates 13 to 30-year-olds, but there’s also an emphasis on the integration of already active individuals working in the youth sector, researchers of the youth, local authorities and other important agents in the local environment. The activities establish the foundation for a sustainable structured dialogue between the main agents in the local community and the youths.
Institution Foundation BiT Planota (applicant), Municipality of Kanal ob Soči
- Encouraging the development of the measures for the youth which enable the youths to actively participate in the local community, so they can contribute to the decision-making at the trials, propose measures for the youth or directly participate in the local politics.
- Empowering the youth so that with the new knowledge and skills they can be independent at decision-making and make an impact on their own future in the local community.
- Preparing a Strategy for the Youth in The Municipality of Kanal ob Soči, which consists of long-term objectives, activities and measures for reaching the objectives.
- Execution of four meetings for the youths of the Municipality of Kanal ob Soči with the purpose of: 1. identifying the challenges and the needs of the youth in the local community, 2. preparing a set of possible measures for solving the problems of the youth, 3. attaining the largest group of youths interested, who can with the support of experts designate the guidelines for the collaboration with the decision makers and determine the ways of participation by themselves, 4. encouraging the exchange between the youths and also between the youth group and the decision makers, 5. offering the chance of gaining additional skills to the youths.
- Execution of an excursion to see the good practices and set up a meeting between the decision-making youths of Kanal and Velenje.
- Preparing a model for active participation of youths in the municipality.
- Preparing a strategy for the youth of the Municipality of Kanal ob Soči.
- Execution of a closing meeting of the youths, decision makers and the general public with the purpose of presenting the results of the project.
14 months; from 1st April 2018 to 30th June 2019.
The total value of the subsidy is 8.318 €.