The main aim of the subproject is to foster competencies of 60 young people exposed to risks of social exclusion and poverty, by educating and involving them in activities of social and political participation, thus promoting their competitiveness in labor market and educational institutions. The target group of the project is youngsters in Ogre district, including those from families in need, unemplyed young people and those whose parents work and live abroad. Subproject will be implemented in Ogre, Madliena and Suntaži. Within the framework of the project, young people will take part in non-formal learning activities and social theatre workshops, as well as take active part in formation of Ogre youth council. Besides that participants will plan and implement a local volunteering and development project. Alongside with the main activities, preparatory, evoluation and publicity activities will be carried out. As a result of the subproject competitiveness of 60 youngsters exposed to risks of social exclusion and poverty will be promoted, as well as the competencies of active participation in their local communities fostered. Young people will be better equipped to participate in society and labor market, as well as to employ all resources available to them. As a result of cooperation among the members of local communities Ogres district will develop in accordance with ideas of resilience and sustainability.
Priority: Akadēmiskie pētījumi Target group: Bērni,Jaunieši Legal status of Beneficiary: biedrība/nodibinājums Region: Rīgas reģions Funding:8138.00 LVL Project number: 2010.CH04/mic-213 Beneficiary: Ogre Youth Club “Project Workshop” Partner(s): Ogres county council Start date of project: 01.01.2011. Project finish date: 31.08.2011. Place of implementation: Ogres county (Ogre, Madliena, Suntaži) Legal address: Mednieku st.19-k2-50, Ogre, LV-5001 Phone: 29118622 E-mail: