Study visit within the project “Exchange it!” was held from 19 to 26 July 2021 in Brussels, Belgium. The visit was attended by youth workers and representatives of youth organizations and the Youth Offices from Serbia.
The aim of the study visit was to connect participants from Serbia with organizations from the international network Youth for Exchange and Understanding (YEU), as well as with other youth organizations and institutions from Brussels. The very purpose was to establish contacts as well as the exchange of knowledge and experiences concerning the efficient and successful organization of youth exchanges. This event also serve to initiate cooperation on joint projects that could bring many new opportunities for learning and exchange of experiences for organizations and young people in their local communities. During the study visit, the participants had the opportunity to get acquainted with the working of the Youth Partnership – an organization that connects and coordinates the joint work of the Council of Europe and the European Union. In addition, participants had the opportunity to learn more about the SALTO portal, the European Youth Card and the sustainability of youth work and European youth policy.
The “Exchange it!” Project is supported by the European Union’s Erasmus + program.