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New programme and open call for "Prospects for Youth Twinning Program"

Designed for civil society organisations from Kyrgyzstan, Europe, Eastern Partnership Countries and Kazakhstan to foster cross-border exchange on the topics of youth empowerment and youth employment.

“Prospects for Youth Twinning Program” is designed for non-profit organisations and local administrations from Kyrgyzstan, Europe, Eastern Partnership Countries and Kazakhstan to foster cross-border exchange on the topics of youth empowerment and youth employment. Civil society organisations and local authorities are encouraged to form long-term partnerships and to explore, share and multiply new and innovative ideas to overcome daunting challenges, which young people are facing in the modern world. The programme offers professional development to individuals and creates space for mutual learning of organizations.

What does “Prospects for Youth Twinning Program” offer to you?

  • Meet new partners from Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Europe
  • Discover good practices and fruitful exchanges with other civil society actors
  • Establish or foster a relationship with one or several civic initiatives
  • Strengthen the internal capacity of your organization
  • Get funding for your partnership activities (around 4,500 EUR)
  • Get support from the program team throughout your collaboration Reimbursement of travel and living expenses during the kick-off and the final meeting

Does your organisation work in the sphere of youth development and youth employment? Are you interested to explore, share and multiply innovative ideas to tackle daunting challenges, which young people are facing in the modern world? Do you want to join the international community of like-minded?

Then don’t miss the opportunity to become a part of “Prospects for Youth Twinning Program” and apply by 1st of April 2018. Find here more information and the application form.

We invite non-governmental organisations, foundations, social enterprises, associations, local youth councils and other civil society actors to come together, to exchange best practices, and to establish or foster international partnerships.

“Prospects for Youth Twinning Program” is a cooperation between the GIZ Project “Prospects for Youth” in Kyrgyzstan and MitOst e.V..