WP2 - A special youth forum of the project and a final conference in Karelia. ComUnYouth forum

Two project’s events will be organized in the partner regions in order to facilitate exchange of knowledge and best-practice examples on combating youth unemployment in cross-border areas, with a special focus on better involving of young people into the process of finding a job.

  • A special youth forum of the project will be organized in Lithuania in June, 2016 where best-practice and next-practice examples on increasing youth employment will be presented. Representatives of different youth organizations from the partner regions will be the main target group, and they will discuss how the youth can be better involved into the process of solving unemployment issues.
  • A final conference in the Republic of Karelia (June, 2017).

Implemented activities in 2014:

  • April 28-30, 2014. Kick-off seminar “The role of cross-border cooperation in combating youth unemployment” was organized on 28-30 April, 2014, in Vyborg, Russia.  During the seminar the project partners presented their activities on combating youth unemployment, and the project implementation plan was discussed.
  • January, 2015. Draft version of the Concept for Youth Forum was prepared by the partner Chamber of Commerce of Marijampole Region, Lithuania, but the further actions were stopped due to suspension of the project.

WP2 events organized after re-launch of the project

Youth forum “Cross the Border, Grow Your Idea!”
28-30 September 2016 | Marijampole, Lithuania

Youth forum “Cross the Border, Grow Your Idea!”