August 12 - August 19
Year of Young people, World of Opportunities
The event is organised by Scottish Association of Young Farmers Clubs (SAYFC) in cooperation with Rural Youth Europe (RYEurope).
Our Aim is to empower rural young people to promote diverse, responsible and peaceful societies; raise the awareness of the importance off joint decision-making, consequences of person’s actions, as well as encourage cooperation between young people from different countries all over Europe.
To reach the objectives rural youth will:
- Explore what Youth participation means, on which areas it can be applied to and what are the benefits
- Define obstacles for youth participation and create suggestions for how to overcome them
- Develop skills and plan actions to increase participation
Profile of participants:
- Be between 18 and 25 years old. This is an Erasmus+ funding requirement, although there can be an exception of up to 20% of the participants. Group leaders can be 26-30 years old. Participants must have turned 18 before the start of the Rally (Sunday 12th August 2018)
- Be able to communicate in English;
- Be active within your own youth organisation;
- Be willing to work in topics around Youth Participation across Europe
- Has to complete the Local Study Visit by the 15th of June
The participation fee for the Rally is €320 for Western Participants and €150 for Eastern participants. The participation fee has to be paid into the follow Rural Youth Europe bank account by 1st of June
NB! TRAVEL REIMBURSEMENT
Travel costs will be reimbursed to 50% of costs up to max EUR 250, so the travel reimbursement paid out is up to EUR 125. Additional funding can be paid in case the project budget so allows. Travel reimbursement is paid on the following conditions:
- Cheapest option of travel is used (second class train, economy class flights…).
- The participants are following the Behaviour Guidelines and general Rally rules.
- All original tickets, proofs of payments and boarding passes are given/sent to the RYEurope office. Please note that no travel reimbursement will be made unless ALL ORIGINAL travel documents are received by 30thAugust 2018
CALL AND REGISTRATION FORM
The event information can be found here:Rally18_Call
Please use online registration form: RYEurope Rally 2018
Contact at office:
Rural Youth Europe