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Youth Information in Europe and Ireland

Youth Information today in Ireland and in Europe

Common international event of Eurodesk, ERYICA and EYCA. Organised and hosted by Youth Work Ireland and Eurodesk

Date: Wednesday, November 7th 2018
Venue: Youth Work Ireland National office, Dublin 
Time: 9.30am - 15:00pm

 

One day conference promoting and evidencing the value of European and national youth information services for young people, and looking at the role of youth information services in the implementation of the EU youth strategy

About 

Youth Information is a rapidly evolving, dynamic and needed area of youth provision that young people have a right to within European Policy. There are new programmes, knowledge, service provision initiatives and policy changes which are of common interest to all stakeholders. This event will provide an opportunity for networking, learning and development of a common understanding of the evolving challenges and opportunities in youth information.

This event will raise awareness of the value of youth information for young people and develop a common understanding of the challenges and opportunities for youth information in Ireland. On the day we will present a vision for the future of youth information and communicate the need for and value of youth information in Ireland and Europe.

Speakers:

Minister David Stanton, TD, Department of Justice & Equality, with responsibility for Youth Justice Policy
Dr. Patrick Burke, CEO Youth Work Ireland
Jim Mullins, Executive Director, Léargas
Professor Maurice Devlin, Maynooth University
Audrey Frith, Eurodesk
Eva Reina, ERYICA
Manuel Sanchez Garcia, EYCA
Ian Power, Spunout
Nicole Murtagh, Crosscare
Mary Cunningham, NYCI

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