Registration open: Launch of the Energy Investment Risk Assessment 2019

On 30 September 2019, the Energy Charter Secretariat will present the Energy Investment Risk Assessment 2019 (#EIRA2019), in Brussels. #EIRA2019 evaluates policy, legal and regulatory risks to energy investment in 34 countries from Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas. It aims to identify gaps,…

English language course for youth mobility in Budapest

The training course will take place in Budapest, Hungary from 17-23 November 2019. It is dedicated to youth workers who would like to improve their communication skills in English required for planning, implementing and promoting international youth mobility projects. Objectives: to improve…

i-Portunus international mobility for artists: Third call launched

i-Portunus launched today the third call for Applications for short-term mobility in the fields of the Performing Arts and the Visual Arts. The submission deadline is 5 September. Between April and September 2019, the pilot project i-Portunus will issue three Calls for Applications, providing…

"International Countryside" study visit to Finland for youth workers from rural areas

Small organisations in rural areas can find human resources as a challenge in organising international youth projects. This study visit shows good practices in one region in Finland. The countryside can be international! Do you want to meet other youth workers from countryside, villages, rural…

Job vacancy: International Project Manager/ EU Green Agriculture Initiative in Armenia (EU-GAIA)

INTERNATIONAL PROJECT MANAGER EU Green Agriculture Initiative in Armenia (EU-GAIA) The Austrian Development Agency (ADA), the operational unit of the Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC), is looking for an international Project Manager (full time, f/m) for the project “EU Green Agriculture…

"Conflict Resolution - Move fast and Say Yes" training course in Georgia

Conflict Resolution - Move fast and Say Yes is Erasmus+ project, aims to develop and promote intercultural competences and diversity management skills for youth work in multi-cultural environments with high conflict risks. The training course will take place on 15-22 September 2019 in Kobuleti,…

"Sensing Culture as a Bridge in Youth Work" training course in Georgia

This training course is a project which will gather 34 youth workers from 11 different countries in order to provide them with innovative tools and methods as well as competences and skills related to combating stereotypes and prejudices and educating youth on anti-discrimination. It will take…

Registration open for the March 2020 Blue Book Traineeship Session

Each year the European Commission offers 2 five month, paid traineeships, for 1,800 trainees; administrative or translation. Starting on 1 March or 1 October, trainees gain hands-on experience of EU policy making in a multicultural environment. Trainees work all over the European Commission/…

SME Week Youth Essay Competition 2019

If you are between the ages of 18-25 the European Commission wants to hear your ideas and thoughts on the topic of entrepreneurship, SMEs and the European entrepreneurial ecosystem. The Youth Essay competition, organised by the European Commission Directorate General for Single Market, Industry,…

Call for application under new Energy Efficiency Work Programme for Horizon 2020

Almost €120m will be available for energy efficiency projects in the new Horizon Work Programme 2020 under the areas of ‘Buildings in Energy Transition’ and ‘Smart and Clean Energy for Consumers’. There will be two deadlines in 2020 for the energy efficiency topics: opening on 16 July 2019 until…