SmaF II: Dare 2 Dream! – Call for Participants

SmaF II: Dare 2 Dream! – Call for Participants

We are inviting you to apply for our upcoming project “Show me a Future II: Dare 2 Dream!” and its youth exchanges.

A project is made in cooperation between Culture goes Europe (CGE): Soziokulturelle Initiative Erfurt e.V. (Germany), Associazione Culturale Strauss – Arcistrauss (Italy), United Societies of Balkans (Greece) , Asociatia Tinerilor cu Initiativa Civica – ATIC (Romania) and Mtü EstYES (Estonia).

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BUILDING BRIDGES PODCAST: Episode 1

BUILDING BRIDGES PODCAST: Episode 1

The first episode of Building Bridges Podcast is now available for listeners! This week Duarte Lacerda had an interview with Markus Rebitschek – an experienced youth worker, founder of CGE Culture Goes Europe, now team member of Europäische Jugendbildungs- und Jugendbegegnungsstätte Weimar. The interview turned out to be an engaging conversation, during which Markus told us how he started as youth project organiser, what inspires him, about the choices he have made, and how he sees the future of youth work. He also answered the questions asked by our followers.

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EduACTor for Change – Partnership Building Seminar Report

EduACTor for Change – Partnership Building Seminar Report

From 7th to 15th of June CGE representative Grisha Grigoriev joined a Project Partnership Building Seminar in Mariapfarr, Austria. The seminar brought together 40+ participants and representatives from Europe and beyond. It was a week that explored Human Rights Education, Intercultural Learning and many other topics that participating organisations deal with.

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Global warming: Local perspective from Erfurt – Panel Discussion Report

Global warming: Local perspective from Erfurt – Panel Discussion Report

The issue of global climate change is perceived as something that affects the whole planet, but is quite often overlooked when it comes to its impact on a particular area. This can make us underestimate the specific effects that it has on our city, region, and hence – lead to believe that it is something that happens far away and that input of every single person and community efforts won’t influence anything. We wanted to bring more attention to it.

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Building Bridges – A Podcast for Community Engagement

Building Bridges – A Podcast for Community Engagement

CGE has always promoted social integration and participation, as it believes in the benefits of belonging to a tightly-knit community, where everybody cares for each other. That’s why it’s now launching the Building Bridges podcast, a project intended to be a communication facilitator between society and civic, social and youth workers. Are you interested?

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TASKFORCOME: Kick-off Meeting in Krakow

TASKFORCOME: Kick-off Meeting in Krakow

Last week, from the 16th to the 17th of April, Zafar Saydaliev and Ammalia Podlaszewska took part in the Kick-Off Meeting of the project “TASKFORCOME: Transnational Action to advance Skills and competences FOR Community engagement and social Migrants Entrepreneurship initiatives in the Central Europe” representing our organisation.

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Mix it Up, Shake it Up: Monitoring Meeting in Erfurt

Mix it Up, Shake it Up: Monitoring Meeting in Erfurt

From 2nd to 5th of April, CGE Erfurt e.V. has hosted a monitoring meeting of the “Mix it up! Shake it up!” – KA2 Strategic Partnership supporting Innovation. The representatives of the consortium came to Erfurt to discuss the ongoing process of collecting survey results and the further development of the intellectual outputs.

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Three amazing examples (+1 bonus) of how to study/teach/learn with inspiration, joy and growth

In the beginning of March, I and two other CGE representatives – Tamara and Anastasiia – went to the Erasmus+ training course “European Education: Utopia or reality?”, organised by the Shokkin Group Denmark on the shore of the Baltic Sea. Together with the participants from eight countries, we have discussed the status quo of various education systems in Europe.

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