European Youth ForumWhat are we doing in 2017?

Strong Youth Organisations

Strengthen the European Youth Forum’s cooperation with regional youth platforms and networks

Strenghten the European Youth Forum’s cooperation with regional youth platforms and networks through better mutual exchange, capacity building and the direct involvment and informing Member Organisations

Progress

88%

Ongoing: 88%
Completed: 0%
Not started: 13%
Not completed: 0%

People

  • Tina

    Tina Hońćevar

  • Dejan

    Dejan BOJANIC

  • Jo

    Jo Deman

  • Stephanie

    Stephanie Beecroft

Activities

Activity 1

Status: ongoing

01.2017 > 12.2017

Continue existing bilateral cooperation with Regional Youth Platforms

Activity 2

Status: ongoing

01.2017 > 12.2017

Support the development of strengthened partnership with ICMYO (Intl. Coordination meeting of Youth Orgs.) through participation in Task Force and ICMYO activities.

Activity 3

Status: Not started

05.2017 > 12.2017

Support the organisation of and finance the biennial meeting of the regional youth platforms in 2017 and begin implementation of 1% solidarity fund project cycle for 2018 from Youth Forum budget, including exploration of financial requirements.

Activity 4

Status: ongoing

01.2017 > 12.2017

Exploration and mapping of youth initiatives and youth civil society in the Euro-Arab and Euromed context and decision regarding Youth Forum’s involvement and approach, in cooperation with relevant institutional and youth stakeholders.

Activity 5

Status: ongoing

02.2017 > 06.2017

Internal reflection on interregional cooperation and development of board position on cooperation

Activity 6

Status: ongoing

01.2017 > 12.2017

Monitoring of youth initiatives in the LAC region, with focus on work of FLACJ & OIJ

Activity 7

Status: ongoing

02.2017 > 11.2017

Organisation of Africa-Europe Youth Summit together with partners and development joint advocacy demands with PYU and NIYOA ahead of Heads of State Summit

Activity 8

Status: ongoing

01.2017 > 12.2017

Strengthen cooperation with RYCO, the Regional Youth Cooperation Office, to support the development of NYCs in the Western Balkans region.

Outcomes

2017

  1. 1

    Strengthened partnership with the youth organisations within the ICMYO framework and the regional youth platforms

  2. 2

    An improved common vision on the cooperation with regional youth platforms on the basis of the 2030 agenda.

  3. 3

    Strengthened coordinated advocacy around youth focus on the EU-Africa Heads of States Summit together with PYU and NIYOA (African Youth Platforms).

  4. 4

    Strenghtened cooperation with Regional Youth Cooperation Office in the Western-Balkans (RYCO)

Indicators

Number of joint initiatives and joint statements the Youth Forum has engaged in with ICMYO and regional youth platforms

A board position document clarifying our position to the cooperation with regional youth platforms is adopted

Number of joint advocacy initiatives taking place in view of the Heads of State Summit (statements, side events, lobby mission)

Number of capacity building engagements in coordination with RYCO

  • Number of joint initiatives and joint statements the Youth Forum has engaged in with ICMYO and regional youth platforms
  • A board position document clarifying our position to the cooperation with regional youth platforms is adopted
  • Number of joint advocacy initiatives taking place in view of the Heads of State Summit (statements, side events, lobby mission)
  • Number of capacity building engagements in coordination with RYCO