Join the project!


Name: Be Active. Participate.
Type: Erasmus+ Training Course
Place: Vsetice, Czech Republic
Date: 05-14/06/2021 – 8 days
Deadline: 5 May 2021


Mad Med is joining this project as partner organization and is currently looking for 3 participants to the training. The project will be led by two experienced trainers: Marco Santos and Lorenzo Nava.


  • To explore basic principles of politics, its role in today’s society and relation with youth work.
  • To link active participation with various human rights violation issues based on the European Charter of Fundamental Rights.
  • To study the development of policies and tools that are applied to youth politics.
  • To practice communication skills required
    for political participation, political lobbying and governance.
  • To develop youth policy amendment drafts that organizations can propose in their youth, community or city councils.

Participant profile

  • To be at least 18 years old.
  • Being able to work in English language (if you are able to read through this text, you are welcome to join!).
  • Being present for the whole training.
  • Interest in topics and methods mentioned in the info-pack.
  • Being an active a youth worker/leader/trainer/teacher or looking to work with youth in the future.
  • Previous experience with using English as a
    working language is an advantage.


  • Every involved organization will be asked to write (together with participants) an article about the project and present it on their websites: the activities we’ve had, impressions they’ve got and what impact they are expecting after.
  • Within a month after the training course, every partner organization is expected to organize follow up workshops on the topic of the training, led by participants.


  • The participants need to buy the flights tickets in advance and the travel costs will be reimbursed after the participation in the project.
  • The participants must purchase flights tickets with the possibility of change and refund in case of cancellation.
  • In case of new restrictions on entry or exit from the Czech Republic, the project will be postponed and each participant will request a flight change.
  • In case of new restrictions on entry or exit from Italy, the project will take place even without the Italian participants and each participant will request the refund for the cancellation of the flight.
  • It’s the responsibility of each applicant to handle the procedures of change/cancellation/refund of the tickets with agency/airlines (we can’t offer support with this).
  • There is a refund for the COVID-19 test in case it’s necessary to enter the Czech Republic or to return to Italy.