Information tour in Germany
NewsPublished on 2016-01-05

LiJOT coordinator of international affairs Rita Jonušaitė November 8th -14th was participating in information tour about work with young people at the invitation of the Federal Foreign Office of Germany. During the tour participants visited bureaus of youth organizations and organizations working with youth in Bonn, Koln and Berlin.

There was presented how youth policy in Germany is formed and implemented, a lot of attention dedicated to youth exchange and cooperation, implementation of structural dialogue, ways of involving disadvantaged young people and international projects of municipalities involving youth.

Besides, there were also several discussions regarding the importance of intercultural cooperation and experiences developing a tolerant and inclusive society, ways of encouraging youth civic participation and possibilities for future cooperation while implementing international projects.