top of page

European youngsters were the witnesses of the “ Velvet Revolution“ in Armenia

“Non-formal youth work and formal youth studies” international four-day conference was finished in Yerevan, in which representatives from research centers, universities and youth non-governmental organizations of Portugal, Belgium, Czech Republic, Sweden, Poland, Bulgaria, Romania, Moldova, Belarus, Turkey, Ukraine, Georgia took part.

The conference was organized by the Federation of Youth Clubs of Armenia (FYCA) with the support of the European Union Erasmus+ project and within the framework of the long-term International Youth Studies: Curricula, Distance Learning Course and Open Educational Materials – InYouS program.

The participants of the conference conducted researches in their countries and presented them in the formal part of the program. In the second informal part of the conference, participants and youth workers shared their experiences and stories related to the existing youth work history in their countries. The preliminary version of the curriculum of the "International Youth Work" educational program was discussed and clarified the first draft version of it.