16-22.09.2013, Tsaghkadzor, Armenia
The objectives of the project are:
  • To increase awareness among young people about other cultures,
  • To promote and facilitate the active use of program and structures in support of youth work on European Citizenship,
  • To empower youth to take an active role in their communities,
  • To bring together young people from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds,
  • To create space for inter cultural dialogue,
  • To foster their feeling of sharing common values,
  • To raise their sense of belonging to Europe.

TAKE THE FIELD! – YOUNG BUILD THEIR OWN LIFELONG PROJECT is a new project implement by FCASEC from 1 May 2013.The project aims  is to support young, individual or groups, willing to develop their skills and improve their spirit of initiative, creativity and entrepreneurship in social, touristic and cultural fields.

TAKE THE FIELD! helps young to choose and define the fields and skills that need to be develop for their personal and professional projects. Young people will be involved in all phases of the project as authors of their own history and future.

Take the field! will implement “TRAINING GROUNDS”: workshops and platforms where youth can develop their life skills and get in touch with businesses and local organizations that support their ideas, helping them to keep in touch with the social needs. “Training grounds” will be implemented in all the countries partner of the project.

Volunteers attack, Volunteers World and Active Projects 3 EVS projects lead by Canakkale Koza Genclik Dernegi.This projects involve 7 volunteers wich will perform an EVS stage of 12 months.

Onur Ozgur Dermani,Mehmet Cila and Dogancan Cetin started them EVS on 1 October 2012.Kahraman Uzan,Samet Sen start them  EVS project on 1 November.

 Abali Fatih and Muharrem Erdogan started them EVS project on 12 December 2012.





Shape your life is an EVS project lead by Alternatif genclik Calismalari Dernegi in partenriat with our association.The first stage of the project involved 2 volunteers(Emre Karabulut and Kenan Olgac) wich perfom volunteers activities between 4 December 2012-4 June 2013.

Ethnic Minorities playing an active role in Europe 2020 Strategy

European Citizenship Project

This project is aimed at ethnic minorities, promoting debate and reflection on existing policies in Europe,specifically 2020 Strategy, bringing them closer to the objectives and guidelines, strengthening active citizenship in their community. Through this project, the ethnic minorities are invited to express their voice, to propose initiatives and recommendations about this recently approved strategy, and identify gaps and needs concerning the EU. In a changing Europe, where ethnic minorities are a growing reality in our society, it is important to gather their views on matters that are the key European challenges for the future, and promote social inclusion through the active participation of minorities in the process. The main objectives are:- Strengthen methods to stimulate interaction and active discussion on certain areas of European Strategy that will affect their daily lives; Establish mechanisms to allow European citizens to develop civic skills, express their views and opinions as recommendations to policymakers at the European level; Encourage dialogue between citizens and institutions, involving the European population in EU policies and their implications; Reinvigorating active European citizenship; Ensure an adequate monitoring of citizens' views on the EU side; Bridging the gap between citizens and the European Union;Explore ways to promote ethnic minorities´ involvement in European topics.For this, partners will organize local Forums in each municipality for ethnic minorities, for analysis and debate; open workshops to increase information and work on practical aspects of European policies; one website including a panel of citizens online and e-learning platform; and one transnational Forum, attended by European leaders to inform and share opinions, with edition of DVD with 250 recommendations for EU representatives, relating to ethnic minorities in the EU.