REF – Réseau Euromed France (French Euromed Network) > Open call for participation (Tunisia)

Appel à candidatures – Call for applications – طلب تقديم ترشيحات

The REF – Réseau Euromed France (French Euromed Network) is organizing a meeting entitled: “Mediterranean Youth” in Tunis from 25 to 27 April 2019. This meeting is organized in partnership with : Chouf, l’Art rue, FTDES, Shanti, PCPA – Soyons actives – actifs, Onorient, Alter’ Solidaire, Indigene films, arcenciel, Ligue de l’enseignement, Solidarité Laïque and Comité pour le Développement et le Patrimoine, with the support of Agence Française de Développement, Fondation de France, Fondation Rambourg and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (Climate and Energy regional project).

The meeting to be held from 25 to 27 April 2019 in Tunis will aim to :

  • Develop and promote the challenges shared by Mediterranean youth

  • Strengthen young people’s capacities to use techniques to influence local and regional policies

  • Strengthen the networking of young Mediterranean people involved in civil society

The topics addressed during the meeting will be:

  •  Youth access to employment

  •  Social and climate justice

  • Art and culture

  • Migration and mobility

  • Civic participation in public life

The meeting will alternate working time in thematic workshops, field visits and an open debate. During the meeting, participants will be invited to share their experiences, structure their collective voice and imagine common actions. The working languages will be Arabic, French and English.

Here are the main selection criteria :

  • Participants must be between 18 and 35 yo

  • Be involved in an association, a collective, a trade union or justify by his practices (social entrepreneur, blogger, journalist) a commitment on one of the themes

  • Reside in one of the following countries: Portugal, Spain, Italy, France, Malta, Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, Palestine, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia

  • Have experience in public awareness and/or institutional advocacy (local, national,…)

Please note that all the expenses related to this event (travel, accommodation, meals) will be covered.