EIRENE – European IntercultuRal Education towards a New Era of Understanding


  • To strengthen youth workers, youth advisors and project managers working in the field of youth’s participatory attitude and key competences, while exploring intercultural relations and new socio-political perspectives.
  • To promote intercultural dialogue through non-formal education to the benefit of young people’s well-being and career perspectives.
  • To promote the culture of non-violence and constructive conflict resolution.
  • To stimulate youth organisations’ openness and, ultimately, youth work in the EU and the Balkans through capacity building in the field of mediation and communication.


  • EIRENE Log-Book – promotion material reflecting the activities of the course and spreading further the results achieved.


Training Course in Palermo from 05th to 13th of December 2015. The main activities are: Introduction of the approach of non-violence developed by Danilo Dolci through a theoretical and practical sessions and interactive workshops on peace building, mediation and communication. All the activities will be based on the principles of non-formal learning and will contribute in reaching the overall objectives of the project in a participatory and creative way.


  • Coordinator: CESIE (Italy)
  • Platform AGORA – Active Communities for Development Alternatives (Bulgaria)
  • INTER ALIA (Greece)
  • Duha – UNITED (Czech Republic)
  • School of Social Work, Rotterdam University (The Netherlands)
  • AFPDM – Associação para a Formação Profissional e Desenvolvimento de Montijo (Portugal)
  • Unión Romaní (Spain)
  • Young Partners for Civil Society Development Association (Romania)
  • DBD – Divadlo bez domova (Slovakia)
  • Municipality of Kochani (Macedonia)
  • S&G – System and Generation Association (Turkey)
  • Mersey Media CIC (United Kingdom)
  • CDI – Cooperation and Development Institute (Albania)
  • Beyond Barriers Association (Albania)
  • PRONI Center for youth development Brcko (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
  • Kosovo Young Lawyers association (Kosovo)
  • MANT – Montenegrin Association for New Technologies (Montenegro)
  • OSMEH – Organization for Solidarity, Mobility, Ecology and Humanity of youth (Serbia)
  • SAS – Student association of Serbia (Serbia)

Info & contacts

Date of the project

01/05/2015 – 01/05/2016

DG of reference

DG EAC, National Agency (Italy), Erasmus+, Key Activity 1: Mobility of youth workers [Partner countries]

Department & Unit

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