Young Europeans together for change: the first meeting of the “EDU2030: Youth in transition” project in Tirana

A meeting between young people for change: the first meeting of the project “EDU2030: Youth in transition” took place in Tirana, promoted by the National Youth Agency, thanks to the use of European funds and for which Io, noi – ODV is the leader. An exeptional setting was the background of the event: the site of Tirana Youth Capital 2022, entitled by the European Youth Forum.

At the meeting, in addition to the National Youth Congress of Albania which hosted this first conference, parteciped several partners from Albania Italy, Belgium, Portugal, Spain, Romania and Latvia.

We are proud of the start of this project – said Daniele Quilli of the lead body Io, Noi – ODV -. We have worked with young people who wish to take an active part in the change and who have proposed many ideas to implement it, pursuing a common goal”. “A unique privilege to be able to start here in the prestigious setting of Tirana European Youth Capital 2022 – underlined Daniele Taurino from Io, Noi- Odv -. A first step to achieve a great result: the construction of a more just, peaceful and inclusive transition model”.

During the first meeting, that took place on 5th and 6th april 2022, was presented the project and its mission: establish a transnational alliance between communities of young people committed to being critical agents of change.

At its conclusion, “Edu2030: Youth in transition” will produce 3 tangible results:
• The production of a handbook, aimed at Associations, with pertinent references to examples of good and / or good practices
• Mooc: a remote educational resource made up of online courses made available to young people
• Guidelines: aimed at the Institutions with the aim of supporting and guiding how to organize the meaningful participation of young people.

The project is implemented by Associazione Io, Noi – ODV Associazione, Inercia Digital, Kongresi Rinor Kombëtar, Ecological Future Education Consiliul, Judeţean Harghita, Associação Sójovem, and garagErasmus Foundation.