On August 6, Education Development and Employment Center was held an online meeting with regional hubs within the “Civil Society STAR Initiative: CSOs as Sustainable, Transparent, Accountable and Resilient Development Actors in Georgia” project.
The meeting aimed to introduce and discuss the planned activities for the establishment and development of the Youth Councils.
The representatives of the 10 Georgian regional hubs, the project lead implementing organization Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), and the Youth Agency attended the online meeting.
Nata Antia, the independent researcher presented the result of her study about “Development of Youth Councils on Local Level”. The representative of the Youth Agency introduced the Participatory Youth Policy Development Plan as a part of the Three-year Reform. In the concluding part, Lika Kiladze, the Chairperson of the Board of EDEC presented the planned activities aiming to establish and develop the Youth Councils.
The European Union (EU) and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) funded project ‘Civil Society STAR Initiative: CSOs as Sustainable, Transparent, Accountable and Resilient Development Actors in Georgia’ aims to strengthen civil society as an independent, sustainable, transparent, and accountable development actor across Georgia.
The project is implemented by the Consortium led by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and composed of the following CSOs: the Center for Strategic Research and Development of Georgia (CSRDG), the Civil Society Institute (CSI), the Center for Training and Consultancy (CTC), the Education Development and Employment Center (EDEC), and the Institute for European Politics (IEP).