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Study session about e-participation in Strasbourg, France

The study session “Youth e-participation matters – Transferring local youth participation in decision-making processes to the digital sphere” takes place between 10th and 16th of October. Application deadline: 15 August, 2021.

YOUthDIG: Youth Messages 2021

The Youth Dialogue on Internet Governance (YOUthDIG) is a yearly pre-event to the European Dialogue on Internet Governance (EuroDIG) to foster active youth participation. Participants discussed and finalised Youth Messages 2021.

Youth participation. What needs to be considered?

Young people are usually underrepresented in participation processes that are supposed to address all age groups. Many feel that they are not taken seriously or think that their opinions don’t count.

STUDY ON MODELS OF YOUTH PARTICIPATION IN DECISION-MAKING PROCESSES AT THE LOCAL LEVEL

DYPALL Network presents the first publication of its study on models of youth participation in decision-making processes at the local level. 

More participatory, more transparent and more equal democratic processes

We are constantly thinking about how democratic processes can be improved. Improved, for us, above all means: more participatory, more transparent and more equal.

Launching Pilot projects in Malta, Slovenia, Georgia and North Macedonia

Digital youth participation is an important vehicle for engaging youth in decision-making processes that affect them. In order to get young people to participate, it is important to use different formats and methodological means.

City of Ohrid, Tailored to the Youth needs

Coalition of youth organizations SEGA and the Municipality of Ohrid, Macedonia signed a Memorandum of Cooperation in the beginning of December 2020 in order to implement a new law on Youth Participation and Youth Policies.

Local e-Participation project opening in Georgia

“Youth Horizons”, in the framework of the DIGY project, organized a local e-participation project that held its kickoff event in Georgia on November 14th at the Hilton Batumi in the framework of the DIGY project.

Towards 2030: reviewing the draft National Youth Policy

Maltese government published the draft youth policy for public consultation of its online platform. “Agenzija Zghazagh” involved young people during the consultation process about the draft National Youth Policy through eParticipation.

Let’s meet: webinar for European E-Participation practitioners

DIGY is building a network of European eParticipation practitioners – people who are passionate about and want to explore digital ways of youth participation. eParticipation matters even more in current times. The OPIN Community offers a space for exchange on projects, asking questions to like-minded and experienced peers, establishing links to organisations from across Europe […]