Erasmus+ is the EU funding programme for education, training, youth and sport for the period 2021-2027. Read more about ERASMUS+ here.
This action supports organisations to carry out Youth Workers' mobility projects, fostering the professional development of youth workers and their organisations.
Under this Action, organisations can receive support to carry out projects comprising of one or more learning activities for the professional development of youth workers and their organisation. This Action supports the professional development of youth workers and thereby the development of quality youth work at local, regional, national, European and international level, through non-formal and informal learning experiences in mobility activities. The Action contributes to the objectives of the EU Youth Strategy 2019-2027, particularly to the European Youth Work Agenda for quality, innovation and recognition of youth work.
More specifically, Mobility projects for youth workers aim to:
Activities supported include Professional Development Activities (PDA’s). Professional development activities are transnational learning mobility activities supporting the professional development of youth workers. They can take the form of:
Additional supported activities include System development and outreach activities and preparatory visits.
A participating organisation can be:
established in an EU Member State or third country associated to the Programme or a third country not associated to the Programme neighbouring the EU. See section “Eligible countries” in part A of the Erasmus+ Programme Guide.
Minimum two participating organisations (at least one sending and at least one receiving organisation) from different countries must be involved.
See page 158 of the Erasmus+ Programme Guide.
From 3 to 24 months.