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OECD Youth Video Competition
OECD Youth Video Competition

Each year OECD hosts a video competition amongst young people across the world. This year the theme is Education and Skills, a topic that is very close to OBESSU’s current priorities. The theme for the OECD video competition is chosen each year in November by a public vote.The challenge is to make a short video focusing on the topic which includes “learning the right skill to get a job” and “tackling inequality in access to education an …
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EUCIS-LLL survey: have your say in Education & Training policies
EUCIS-LLL survey: have your say in Education & Training policies
OBESSU is member of the European Civil Society Platform on Lifelong Learning (EUCIS-LLL), that gathers 25 European networks working in education and training. They launched a survey to collect your opinion on participation in European policies. Please give your contribution, it does not take more than 5 minutes!
EUCIS-LLL is looking into the possibility of creating cooperation structures in the field of Education and Training. These forums …
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7th European School Student Convention: "Inspiring!"
7th European School Student Convention: "Inspiring!"
Between the 11th and 15th December 2011 OBESSU's 7th European School Student Convention “New Skills for New Schools: Students, Education & Training and work” was held in Oslo, Norway. There was a total of 48 people and 19 OBESSU organisations present from 14 different countries. We spent five days discussing among others Vocational Education and Training (VET), apprenticeships and guidance and leading up to a Resolution on the topics!

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The Youth Academy of Active Students (KÖDAK)
The Youth Academy of Active Students (KÖDAK)
Held 5 weekends in 5 different cities during september and december, KÖDAK training was organized by MAKOSZ. KÖDAK is a leadership training that helps its participants evolve in 5 different areas in 5 weekends. Before the 5 weekends there was an interview in two cities where 16 students were chosen to represent their organizations and start learning new things which they can use to help their home organizations.
The first weekend was held in …
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UN adopts Declaration on Human Rights Education and Training
UN adopts Declaration on Human Rights Education and Training
The United Nations General Assembly in New York adopted the Declaration on Human Rights Education and Training on the 19th of December. This landmark document recognises the right of every one of the planet's seven billion people to have access to human rights education, a lifelong process involving all ages, all parts of society, and every kind of education, formal and informal. …
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