On 6th-12th of May Viktorija, LiJOT Board Member and Rokas LiJOT Policy Process Coordinator had a chance to visit “Young Europe is Voting” festival in Denmark!
During the first weeks of April Finland had their parliamentary elections. Therefore Nordic Council of Minister's offices in Lithuania and Latvia decided to organise a study-visit for better understanding of how youth gets involved in the pre-election process.
On the 17-18th of April, our board member Teresė Škutaitė participated in the international seminar dedicated to the topic of lowering the voting age in Tallinn, Estonia.
A lot of great stuff happened during our 46th Assembly, some of us might say that this Assembly was the key point for LiJOT reborn and a new start. We have managed to change our identity and logo, a lot of elections were organized and 3 documents were accepted by our member organizations!
Project “Youth.Info: Future Youth Information Toolbox“ was created due to the lack of evidence-based research in the field of youth information, which blocks the development of the sector. 9 partners from 8 different countries worked together to increase the quality and outreach of youth information services.
This upcoming Saturday (on the 9th of April) LiJOT delegation is coming to the most fun meeting in spring - European Youth Forum (YFJ) COMEM aka Council of members.
In August last year, ReGeneration 2030 organised the first Summit on the Åland Islands. A diverse group of people got together to connect with like-minded individuals and organisations and to discuss the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). One of the people attending the Summit was Paulius Serapinas, who is Coordinator of International Affairs at the Lithuanian Youth Council…
“I Do Care” or “Man Ne Dzin” project is focused mainly around informing young people about the importance and opportunities of participation in democratic decision-making process and developing the positive image of young people as active citizens of Lithuania as well as European Union.
Winter Forum is Lithuanian Youth Council’s yearly event for our Member organizations to come together to learn, engage in discussions about relevant youth policy topics and get to know each other ’s work better.
Lithuanian Youth Council implements the project “Strengthening the Participation of the Lithuanian Youth Council Organizations in Public Administration and Decision-Making” co-financed by the European Social Fund.