Capacity-Building on Engagement in Self-Governance of Young Activists of Ejmiadsin sub-regions of the Armavir Region
“Free Citizen” Civic Initiatives Support Center are continuing implementation of the project “Young Activist” Young Civic Activists Capacity Building in Social Campaigning. On December 22, 2019, “Free Citizen” CISC organised the workshop for the local youth in the framework of the Project in the city of Ejmiadsin, Armavir marz of Armenia. This is the ninth from the 17 workshops, which are planned to organise in Armenia in the framework of the Project “V4 for Youth Engagement in the Local Self-Governance”. The workshops are dedicated to strengthening young civic activists on engagement with local self-governance is as well as raising awareness among participants on the European Union, Council of Europe, Eastern Partnership, Visegrad 4 format. 20 young civic activists from Ejmiadsin sub-regions of the Armavir region have participated in the workshop. During the workshop, it was also discussed the issues, which have been identified by the participants as more relevant for the Youth of their region. A representative of the regional LSG met with youngsters and share with his experience in Local Self-Government. The partners of the Project are GLOBSEC (Slovakia), SALTO Youth Eastern Europe and Caucasus Resource (Poland), AGORA CE (Czech Republic), Budapest Institute for Policy Analysis (Hungary), Union of Communities of Armenia (Armenia).