Citizen Participation University 2017

By | August 11th, 2017|News|

On 3- 7 July 2017 the CPU took place in Kunbabony, Hungary. Within LADDER’s thematic path ‘Citizens’ participation for development’, this event brought together citizens and professionals to learn from/with one another about civic engagement and local practices. Organised by LADDER’s partner, the Central and Eastern European Citizens Network (CEECN), the event was hosted by [...]

Regranting Scheme: Grass root actions on development education – THE RESULTS OF THE 2017 CALL

By | August 1st, 2017|News|

The results for the “Regranting Scheme: grass root action in development education and awareness raising” of the 2017 call are finally here! The call of 2017 supported several projects implemented in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia and United Kingdom. The winning [...]

Job Shadowing activity goes on in spring 2017!

By | August 1st, 2017|News|

From March to May 2017, seven new peer-to-peer exchanges have been carried out. Once more these productive encounters resulted to have excellent outcomes, increasing the exchange of experiences and sharing good practices among the consortium. The Job Shadowings took place in Belgium, Greece, Turkey, Serbia, Malta, Ireland and Mallorca! Host: Sonja Afanasjeva, Young European Federalists [...]

The International workshop of the PPC Path: Public-Private Cooperation and Sustainable Tourism on the spotlight

By | July 19th, 2017|News|

The LADDER International workshop on Public-Private Cooperation (PPC) and Sustainability took place in Cagliari from 12 to 14 July 2017. Co-organized by the European Movement in Italy (CIME - coordinator of the PPC Thematic Path) and by the Sardinia Region, the workshop’s main objective was to revise the properties of the tourism industry with regards [...]

Development education and LADDER in the spotlight at the Assises of Decentralized Cooperation for Development

By | July 12th, 2017|News|

ALDA together with many members of its network and of the consortium of the project LADDER, participated in the 5th edition of the Assises of Decentralized Cooperation for Development, organized by the European Commission and Committee of the Regions in Brussels on 10-11 July. === On the first day ALDA’s Secretary General, Antonella Valmorbida, [...]

Join ALDA and LADDER’s activities at the 5th Assises of Decentralised Cooperation for Development in Brussels

By | June 27th, 2017|News|

The 5th Assises of Decentralised Cooperation for Development will take place in Brussels on 10 and 11 July 2017 at the European Committee of the Regions (Rue Belliard 99-101, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium). The LADDER project will take part in the two-day programme and will officially be represented by its Secretary General of ALDA, Ms Antonella [...]

The New Consensus for Development: see the reactions of the Youth Path

By | June 2nd, 2017|News|

The LADDER Project Youth Path, led by JEF Europe, has been following the design and implementation of youth policies at EU level, always bearing in mind participation, inclusiveness, participatory and transparent policy-making processes. Advocacy actions are permanently carried out to raise citizens and stakeholders’ awareness on the role and importance of youth in development. On [...]

Urbanism: resilience, welcome and urban innovation

By | May 30th, 2017|News|

On 27 May 2017, ALDA join forces with Science Po Paris, the City of Thessaloniki, the Institut Français de Thessaloniki, SOS Malta and the consortia LADDER and RE.CRI.RE to organise the international seminar “Urbanism: resilience, welcome and urban innovation” in Thessaloniki. The event is part of a set of raising awareness events on development [...]

Letter to Jean-Vincent Placé. See the Reactions of the Citizen Participation Path

By | May 26th, 2017|News|

The Citizen Participation path, led by CEECN, has been following the design and implementation of citizen participation policies at EU level. Advocacy actions are permanently carried out to raise citizens and stakeholders’ awareness on the role and importance of citizen participation in development. In May 2017, the Citizen Participation path sent out a letter to [...]

When exchange is key: the LADDER Tool Fair between global citizenship and SDGs

By | May 21st, 2017|News|

The understanding of SDGs and DEAR projects, the exchange on methodologies and lessons learnt, and the direct engagement of citizens and communities contributing to development: this is the LADDER Tool Fair! Organised on 10-12 May in Toruń, Poland, with the great support of the Region Kujawsko-Pomorskie, the Tool Fair has been opened by a [...]