EAST (Environment, Activities, Studies and Exchanges)
an EU co-funded project about environmental issues and sustainable development and training of youth

29 November 2017

FOPSIM is partner organisation in EAST project, the consortium of which is composed by EURO, an Italian Research Centre, Promotion and EU Initiative as oordinator, along with partner organisations from Romania (Curba de Cultura), Croatia (TZG Jastrebarskog) and 2 other Italian associations, ORSA and Nuovo Ateneo, has been successful in gaining Erasmus+ funding for this project in the Youth Education sector.

FOPSIM is partner organisation in EAST project, the consortium of which is composed by EURO, an Italian Research Centre, Promotion and EU Initiative as oordinator, along with partner organisations from Romania (Curba de Cultura), Croatia (TZG Jastrebarskog) and 2 other Italian associations, ORSA and Nuovo Ateneo, has been successful in gaining Erasmus+ funding for this project in the Youth Education sector

E.A.S.T. project aspires to create more opportunities for youth in education and employment according to the competences of youth involved, to address the challenge of youth unemployment through strengthening the links between the youth sector and the training needs of the labour market, promoting education to self-employment, providing educational opportunities and empowerment for youth on the subject of training in the field of Eu project planning within the themes of environment, sustainable development and green jobs.

The target groups for the new NF environmental curriculum are youth workers, young people active and/ or potentially interested in taking on the field of environmental and sustainable development, as well as organizations providing environmental education (FE&NFE) to the young generations.

The general target groups of the project will be public bodies, regional/ local associations, organizations interested in developing long-term projects in the field of environmental and sustainable development as well as youth organizations, organizations working in the field of environment, healthy life and sustainable development and wider society.

The First Transnational Partner Meeting under EAST project took place on the 9th and 10th November 2017 in Alcamo (Italy). Partners discussed about the objectives, aims and the results that will be produced within the project. It was decided that the next partner meeting will be in Malta on 26th and 27th February 2017.

More information about the project can be found at www.associazioneeuro.org/east

Project: EAST
Date: 29.11.2017
Contacts:
Maria Ragia
Project Management Apprentice
maria@fopsim.eu