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A common message to promote youth work (repeated)

Promoting youth work
Wednesday, 9 December 2020  •  02:15 PM  •  Workshop room 19

Communicating the value, process, outcomes, impact, and benefits of youth work remains a central task for youth work. Thus, further strategies and measures are needed for the promotion of youth work, including a common message by the community of practice to a wide audience. The workshop will explore how different stakeholders in the sector can use different languages to tell a common story.

Meelika Hirmo

Meelika has more than 10 years of experience in Public Relations and she has coordinated various local, European and global civic society projects in the field of youth and democracy, environment, culture and active citizenship in general. Currently she works as the Coordinator at SALTO Participation & Information Resource Centre where she focuses on topics such as strategic communication and Media and Information Literacy.

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Georg Feiner

Before joining SALTO PI, Georg Feiner worked in the Austrian National Youth Council where he was coordinating and developing the Austrian Structured Dialogue activities since 2014. Georg has a university degree in sociology and international development studies and worked as junior scientist and project manager at the Sustainable Europe Research Institute on civic participation in the transition towards more sustainable societies.
Besides his formal education, he organized various international meetings and ran the Austrian branch of the international youth organization United Games of Nations.
As part of the European Steering Committee on Structured Dialogue, Georg was the process architect for developing the European Youth Goals. Together with the Austrian National Agency Erasmus+ Youth he organized the European Union Youth Conference in Vienna in September 2018.
 

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Audrey Frith

Audrey Frith is the director of Eurodesk, a European-wide youth information network that aims to inform all young people about European opportunities.

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