Whose city? Youth Work in the Shrinking City – Conference 2-4 December

Whose city? Youth Work in the Shrinking City – Conference 2-4 December
‘’The city is boring and there are no offers for teens. You can not do anything in summer or you already know it inside out.’’ ‘’Even the people living here do not convey a good impression among the young people (many old people who get drunks and unfriendly people)’’ ‘’There are not many new things for us to do’’ ‘’5/6 could not imagine staying in here (Altenburg), 1/5 remains because of the family’’ ‘’ You would rather go to Leipzig or Berli...

ROBOTIK Know How! – Youth Exchange Report

ROBOTIK Know How! – Youth Exchange Report
CGE had yet another Youth Exchange running last week, this time focused in robotics and programming. Featuring participants from 3 countries, it comprised a full week of fun and games, used to learn new skills and bridge cultural gaps. It was filled with great moments and laid the foundations for future activities. Do you want to know more? (more…)...

Stadt Im Dialog 3: Study Visit

Stadt Im Dialog 3: Study Visit
In the context of "growth of urban activism in small Russian cities through P2P learning" the "Stadt im Dialog 3" project just had its second activity carried out: a visit to some of Germany's best examples on community-based initiatives tackling urban improvement. A group of 12 Russian urban activists had the chance to experience these projects and listen the stories directly from the experts. (more…)...

Staring at Goats – Kick-off meeting in Weimar

Staring at Goats – Kick-off meeting in Weimar
As is the good custom between friends and colleagues, some things are best discussed in person. Thus, the project consortium of the Europe for Citizens – Remembrance project “Staring at Goats – Propaganda, Scapegoating and the Other 1918-2018” met last week in historic Weimar to share their visions and ideas how to best plan, frame and implement the project’s 13 events and campaign in the five partner countries. (more…)...

Youth Encyclopedia of (Anti)Discrimination

Youth Encyclopedia of (Anti)Discrimination
Youth Encyclopedia of (Anti)discrimination is the final outcome of the same-titled project which brought together young people from Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo and Germany around the topic of discrimination, with a particular focus on discrimination of lesbians, gays, bisexuals, trans and intersex people. The Encyclopedia treasures a unique collection of personal stories, informative and educational pieces. It also revisits the struggles of significant...

Code and Youth ME – Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften in Weimar

Code and Youth ME – Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften in Weimar
On November 17th CGE team packed a box of electronic devices and rushed to join famous "Long Night of Sciences" - a theme for events dedicated to promote science and scientific research. (more…)...