European Forum of Young Leaders in Warsaw, Poland (Funded)

An excellent opportunity for 150 youth workers and youth activists from across Europe to join a 3-day international conference on encouraging young people to get involved in Europe’s activities and decisions. This forum is SALTO Eastern Europe and Caucasus (SALTO Resource Centre) and co-funded by the European Union.

About "European Forum of Young Leaders"

The European Forum of Young Leaders is organised within the framework of the European Youth Week (EYW), which occurs once each two years and is coordinated by the European Commission. It aims to inspire youth to actively participate in European activities and decision-making processes. EYW facilitates dialogue between young people and leaders, encourages the expression of their viewpoints, and showcases their projects. EYW 2024 is scheduled for April 12-19.

With the theme "Voice your vision," EYW 2024 will emphasise the civic engagement of European youth and the practical implementation of democracy. The Forum in Warsaw will be an excellent opportunity for you to present your initiatives and activities, contributing to broader discussions on Democracy & European values.

Forum Learning objectives

- Motivate young people to actively participate in civic duties, including voting, thereby contributing to the democratic process and societal decision-making.

- To discuss opportunities of international cooperation for better quality of youth participation activity in frame of the Erasmus+ programme.

Focus on important topics for young people, such as support for democratic youth participation and promotion of European values. 

- To explore different realities and provide opportunities for cooperation and networking. 

Eligibility | Who can apply?

- Youth activists, youth leaders, youth workers, youth project managers, and youth policy makers.

- Participants must be over 18 years old without maximum age limit.

- Participants are coming from one of the following countries:

Erasmus+ Youth Programme countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Türkiye.

Eastern Partnership countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine.

Western Balkan countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro.

- Able to communicate and work in English, since it is the working language in the forum.

Expense and Benefits

- There is no participation fee for participants from Eastern Partnership countries, However the other countries are requested to contact their National Agency in order to clarify this issue. It will depend on each NA's policy. 

- The accommodation and food will be provided for the entire period of the forum by the SALTO and the Polish National Agency of Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps programmes. 

Most of the National agencies will reimburse the travel costs for the economy class tickets to the extend of 95% from the total amount of the tickets ( you need to check your National agency website about that as well)

Participants are entitled to receive a Youthpass certificate from the organiser, for recognition of their competence development during the activity. 


Application deadline: 17 March 2024

Selection result: 25 March 2024

Start of the forum: 17 April 2024

End of the forum: 19 April 2024

How to apply?

you can apply by create an account and fill the application form on SALTO- Youth website from Here

More Details

for more details, check the opportunity webpage on SALTO-youth website from HERE

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