SMIT "CREATOR" is happy to announce that our YE Puppet it! - creative entreprenership was approved! The Youth Exchange will be held in Rabka-Zdrój, Poland from 23 to 30 September 2014, and will bring together 40 young leaders and volunteers from 8 European countries.
"Puppet it! - creative entrepreneurship“ was a multilateral, international youth exchange project held between 23-30 September 2014 in Rabka-Zdrój. Town being the most famous SPA resort for children in Poland, which is the main reason to implement project exactly in there! Youth exchange was responding to youth needs due to difficult economic conditions and their will to improve skills.
Main objectives of exchange was to raise awareness about a sense of initiative and entrepreneurship that help to increase people chances for employment in the competitive labor market. To underline those entrepreneurial skills can also help young people adapt to other career paths and to intercultural working environment, especially with nowadays migration rate in Europe. How to use recycled materials in creative way in order to learn how to start up own business. Moreover, to promote intercultural dialogue and free exchange of European values among youth.
During a whole week of various and challenging activities using non-formal education methods and tools 40 youth workers, volunteers coming from 8 different European countries, namely – Cyprus, Czech Republic, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Romania have learnt how to launch their own business by getting different entrepreneurial skills and practical knowledge. As an example of "start-up" participants have learnt how to make by themselves puppets/dolls using recycled materials which were used in creation of comic book with useful tips how to start up own business step by step.
SMIT "CREATOR" from Poland
Centro Jovem de Santo Adrião from Portugal
Asociatia Adamos from Romania
Jelgavas bernu un jauniesu centrs "Junda" from Latvia
Asociacija MEMOVE from Lithuania
Tmelník o.s. from Czech Republic
Associazione TDM 2000 from Italy
ONE TERRENE INTERNATIONAL from Cyprus