Choose Klaipėda presented the first action plans
On June 8, the first public event of Klaipėda – European Youth Capital 2021 took place in the Ieva Simonaitytė Library Hall under quarantine conditions, where the first activities of the project this year and next were presented to the public. Two project platforms “Solidarity” and “Dialogues” were presented during the event.
Implementer of the Solidarity Platform Center for Personality Development and Culture (PEC). It is a promotion of volunteering and its recognition, a platform for sustainable development and humanitarian aid, which will be implemented during the year: the International Festival of Volunteering and Solidarity; International Forum “Integration of the Disabled in Educational Institutions”; organization of humanitarian aid initiatives in support of neighboring countries; organization of the educational campaign “For Sustainable Development”.
The implementers of the “Dialogues” platform are Klaipeda University, which will seek to ensure the social and civil rights of young people. Public speaking and body language training will be organized for young people during this and next year. Debates are also organized for different age groups: schoolchildren, students, young people under 29 and mixed groups.
During the event, the opportunity of Choose Klaipeda ambassadors for young people was presented. “Today we have over 70 ambassadors who believe in this project and want the problems faced by young people in Klaipeda to be solved. Anyone can become an ambassador – contact and contribute to the project with your ideas and active participation, ”said Jolita Ivanauskaitė, Choose Klaipėda Ambassador Coordinator.