The workshop took place at the Jagiellonian University of Kraków on 03.12.2015. It was organized by the Multikultura with the local students associations. It was designed to reach the large amount of students and youth organizartions. We invited 25 organizations to present their local activities. Multikultura intent to present the “Inter-cultural Dimension for European Active Citizenship” activities. During the event, young people from all over Malopolska had a chance to take a look at the most active youth organizations from across the region, get to know their business, learn about the possibilities of development, education, work and volunteering, as well as innovative ways engage in public life.
The methodology used
Young people have had access to twenty youth organizations operating in Malopolska. Each of them was given its own booth, at which they held contests, demonstrations, simulations methods of non-formal education, presentations, as well as consulting and advising on extracurricular activities, volunteering and self-development. Multikultura presented the project activities, partners, objectives and handled the flayers. The presentation of the “Inter-cultural Dimension for European Active Citizenship” started with Andrzej Bialko explanation of the project idea and presentation of the project printed materials. General information on project praters and their activities in the project. Participants have been invited to ask questions and to present their activities in the field of the engagement of young people into the social activities. It turned into the common discussion on the general situation in Malopolska and the whole country. We also discussed the future cooperation and organization of similar events.
3. The target involved
The workshop involved 25 youth organizations of the Malopolska region with about 250 participants.
4. The results and recommendations
The workshop lasted for 6 hours and it had a great impect on the participaticipants. The information on the project are now transmited throug educational channels to young people in Malopolska during the meetings in schools, colleges, organizations, while workshops for young people, and their organizations from Galicia. - Increasing access to the information on the project for the Malopolska youth and the popularization of youth information in an interactive and attractive for young people form - Raise the awareness of young people about the existence and activity of the project in which they can contribute and benefit raising their own powers of non-formal education methods, - Increase active citizenship and social Malopolska youth by showing young people the various possibilities of participation and action for the common good.