The present report collects and analyses the latest EU policies and programmes for youth as well as published scientific researches investigating the impact of those policies on young Europeans.
The Open Educational Resource (OER) How to use urban garden as a tool for youth work is the main result of the European project “Planting Cities” (Erasmus +, KA2).
This OER is the practical result of the project activities carried out by all the target groups involved in the project in 2015-2016: organizations working in the field of youth, youth workers, youngsters, local communities from Italy, Slovenia, Nepal and India.
It‘s targeted at any young worker and organization dealing with youth and eager to use urban gardening as an educational tool. Moreover it motivates to develop mobility activities, such as training courses and EVS in the non-formal education field.
This booklet is a result of the European Voluntary Service project “Many Opportunities Real Equality”(Erasmus+, KA1), which allowed 20 Italian young people to carry out a mobility in the following countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina, France, Germany, Portugal, Slovenia, Turkey.