Professionalize youth workers from Ukraine in delivering workshops on entrepreneurship education
Enhance the the capacity of youth organizations from Ukraine to provide mentorship programs for young people, in order to increase their interest, knowledge, and competencies related to entrepreneurship, and to foster their employability
Professionalize youth workers from Ukraine in establishing sustainable and efficient cross-sectorial partnerships on the labour market (with companies, SMEs, universities and students associations
Foster cooperation between the partner organizations from Ukraine, Poland, Romania and Norway, through common work on developing open educational resources, and through the internationalization of partners’ expertise
ENpower Toolkit for youth workers is based on the partners’ previous experience within yourKITE project.
The toolkit is designed for youth workers / young trainers, and adapted to the Ukrainian context. This helps the youth workers in delivering entrepreneurship education to young people by developing several competencies areas, based on practical activities related to volunteering, visual communication, entrepreneurship, and career counselling.
ENpower training is offered to 29 youth workers, most of them from Ukraine. The training will professionalize youth worker on how to use the ENpower training toolkit and the ENpower mentorship program for young people. The training will take place in Poland, Warsaw area, in January 2019.
In support for youth workers that cannot attend the face-to-face training, the yourKITE online training will be translated in Ukrainian and made available to them.
ENpower conference will be organized in Lviv, Ukraine, in March 2019, for two days, with 50 relevant stakeholders from private sector, universities, youth and student organizations, and partners’ representatives, to present the results of the project, disseminate the ENpower toolkit, ENpower mentorship program, and ENpower training.
The conference will also include panels for presenting best practices from relevant stakeholders, and from the partners of the project in the field of youth, entrepreneurship education, youth employment, media literacy, volunteering, education for youth. Also, the conference will include short workshops for youth workers who wants to learn on the spot how to use the ENpower toolkit and ENpower mentorship program.
ENpower mentorship program is based on the previous expertise of the partners in internship and business mentorship programs.
The mentorship program is developed by the partners, and adapted to the Ukrainian context. The program will go beyond an internship program, because it will aim both to increase young people’s employability and enhance their entrepreneurial skills, knowledge and interest.
ENpower workshop is organized in June 2018, in Lviv, Ukraine, for one day, with relevant stakeholders from private sector, universities, youth and student organizations, and partners’ representatives.
The workshop goal is to gain understanding of Ukrainian context in regards to youth sector and cross sector cooperation for supporting young people. The information and expertise will be then used in adapting the ENpower Toolkit, training and mentorship program to local challenges regarding entrepreneurship education and youth employment.