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North-South Youth Work Partnering Opportunity
October 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm ISTFree
- Are you working with young people aged 11-14?
- Are you using creative activities to build positive inter-community and inter-cultural relationships and understanding?
- Are you interested in developing links with youth groups in Northern Ireland?
The Education Authority Youth Service (EAYS) in Northern Ireland is seeking youth groups/projects from the Republic of Ireland interested in partnering with them on its ‘Go Create’ pilot programme.
Go Create offers young people aged 11-14 years the opportunity to participate in a 12-14 week educational programme utilising creative activities in order to build positive inter-community and inter-cultural relationships and understanding.
At this online information session Education Authority Youth Service colleagues will share further details of the Go Create programme and the Northern Ireland-based youth groups who are signed up to take part, look at timelines and the potential of online platforms for maximising cross-border relationship building and collaboration.
Free of charge
Tuesday 5th October 2021, 11am- 12pm
Online via Zoom
- Share information of the Education Authority’s Go Create programme.
- Enhance and develop north-south youth work sector relationships.
- Promote further opportunities for north – south youth work collaboration.
- Youth groups and projects interested in developing links with youth service organisations in Northern Ireland.
- NYCI YouthPact project in conjunction with Education Authority Youth Service representatives.
It is envisaged that the Go Create pilot programme will be delivered in partnership with a youth work organisation/project based in Ireland, incorporate social action activities and culminate in a residential (Covid-19 Restrictions/Guidance permitting). With developments in online platforms during Covid 19, it is anticipated that these could be maximised to help build relationships and cross-border collaboration.
This information session will take place online.
Attendance is welcome from all those interested in developing links with youth service organisations in Northern Ireland.
We will contact participants in advance of the session with joining link details.
Direct dial number (available via Teams) +353 1 425 5938
Mobile +447738 313 965 (contactable via WhatsApp)