The seminar will bring together 25 participants concerned by Roma youth participation: - Elected officials or civil servants working in the youth field.- Elected officials or civil servants working in the Roma and/or social inclusion field. - Representatives or member organisations of national youth councils.- Member of National Roma Platforms or coordination structures supporting Roma integration. - Youth activist, leaders or representatives of Roma and youth organisations interested or working to support and advocate for Roma youth participation in decision making. - European networks and organisations interested in promoting the inclusion and participation of Roma youth issues in policy and programmes.
All candidates must apply online and send their application forms by 5 October 2018 at 23:00 CET.
The Council of Europe will select up to 25 participants for the seminar on the basis of their experience, learning and networking needs, motivation and the possibilities for follow-up.
The seminar will be held during 19 and 20 November at the European Youth Centre Strasburg.
The working language of the training seminar will be in English.
Accommodation and meals for the event will be provided at the European Youth Centre Strasbourg and paid for by the Council of Europe. Travel costs and visa fees for the seminar will be fully reimbursed according to Council of Europe rules.Further information and contact