Gyumri “Youth Initiative Centre” (YIC) NGO continues the beautiful tradition of celebrating the International Youth Day with remarkable events for the past four years. 2018 is not an exception and this year as well, on August 11, YIC NGO in cooperation with UN Population Fund, Armenia, SALTO Eastern Europe and Caucasus Resource Centre and ArmEvents implemented large-scale public events in Gyumri.  The event started with a Bike Ride and a March, followed by the Erasmus+ Info Tent where the participants of of the “EVS Event” and Erasmus+ Youth. Info Centre in Armenia presented Erasmus+ Youth opportunities provided to the young people. The celebration continued with...


TITLE: Show Up! Best Practices on Increasing Visibility of Youth Work PLACE: Kobuleti, Georgia DATES: September 2-8, 2018 MAIN OBJECTIVES OF THE PROJECT Increasing visibility of organisations active in the field of youth Sharing methods on how to spread project outcomes Sharing best practices on social media strategies and PR Developing logos and merchandise products Increasing media and IT skills and the employability of the participants Networking of NGOs active in the field of youth on European level between EU member states and partner countries   WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: Participants should be at least 18 years old youth workers, t...


TITLE: Different View PLACE: Skrzynice Pierwsze, Poland DATES: September 2-10, 2018 MAIN OBJECTIVE of the Project Improvement of the knowledge of photography and photography skills among young people, Involvement of the young people in organization, service and active participation in cultural events, Improvement of the knowledge about working with the youth on photography and conducting workshops and photo classes, Integration of the young, disabled and able-bodied persons in the international arena, Increase of the participation of young people in cultural and social life WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: Participants should be 18-25 years old young peo...


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On July 25, Gyumri “Youth Initiative Centre” hosted the youngsters of the “Youth House” Open Youth Centre, who were on study visit to YIC. During the meeting organization's experience and achievements were presented, as well as implemented projects and current projects in which they also can participate. ?‍?       ...


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On July 19 and 20, the five-month-long French clubs for beginners and pre-intermediate levels ended. The clubs were run by the International French Civic Service volunteer at YIC Lydia Vartanian. Participants of the clubs were awarded with certificates.     ...