What we do - US Embassy Project: “Motivating and Training Young People to Influence Local Policy”

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What we do
Support for local initiatives for long-term integration of IDPs (focusing on women) in host communities
Age matters!
P[art] of the community
Joint efforts of IDPs and community: promotion of the integration of the youth among IDPs into host communities
Promotion and dissemination of European values and culture through active participation in national cultural and sporting events in Ukraine
New home: Integration of young people among IDPs into new communities
Preparing future leaders for Ukraine
Internship Program and development of human resources capacity of Service Centers of MOI
School of Young Democracy
Young professionals for local governments
tudy visit to Sweden within the program “Young Generation Will Change Ukraine”
Youth among IDPs, help yourself and others in finding solutions to the urgent problems
Isar ednannya
US Embassy Project: “Motivating and Training Young People to Influence Local Policy”
Students for Parliament
Sharing Experience in Organizing Parliamentary Internship Programs in Ukraine and Moldova
Overcoming stereotypes and prejudices in the field of interethnic relations among youth
From Magdeburg to your City: in the Eyes of Those who aren’t Indifferent
Analytical support to
Workshops - trainings in the local self-government development for newly elected deputies of the local councils
Democracy and Market Economy Seminars in the regions
Economic Seminars for Future Leaders
Get-out-the-vote campaign
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US Embassy Project: “Motivating and Training Young People to Influence Local Policy”

Goal: To train young people to influence policy-making at the regional level and involve young people to actively participate in governing procedure, passionate groups of youngsters to be able to maintain public control over the authorities.

According to the project, Youth Alternative plans to:


  • To conduct 10 trainings for participants in the "Students for local governments" (these are students, local government interns in 15 cities of Ukraine).
  • To hold 7 public hearings.
  • o create legal documents under the working title - "The provisions of the MLA openness," "Regulations on the public examination of the local governments decisions (for example in residential services issues)," Regulations on procurement transparency for budget money and order of their publication, "" Regulations on the delegation of certain functions to NGOs CBOs. "
  • To hold 7 presentations of legal documents developed to a wide range of citizens in each of the regions.
  • Publication of the information in social networks on sites of the partner organizations - estimated number of auditorium covered.



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