Democracy and participation, Communities

Civic youth platform


Who is behind this?

Renate Lukjanska

Social innovation centre


Who is joining forces?

Centrum Rozwoju Inicjatyw Społecznych




Sveikatingumo idėjos


There is existing cooperation with Romanian partner, as well as Bulgaria, Slovakia and Czech republic will be attracted to the project.

Idea Sketch | Proposal


Idea pitch

Develop and maintain an open education platform created by youth and for youth, an interactive resource with possibility to constantly add new materials – articles, photos, videos in CEE countries.Contribute to the development of youth civic participation at EU countries with transition economies by promotion of civic engagement within youth sector.

Where will your idea take place?

Different locations

Why does Europe need your idea?

We address passive attitude and irrelevant behaviour issues among CEE youth.

What is your impact?

We aim to reach 100 000 youth across CEE countries by motivational stories, involve them in sharing positive experiences.

How do you get there?

We plan to continue with already proven practice - social media, youh workers/ youth leaders, competition and online platform.

What is your story?


Who are you doing it for?

Our main target group is youth 13-30, but mainly in the age group of 16-26.

What makes your idea stand apart?

There are no any similar ideas to our knowledge so far available in CEE. Our idea has been chosen among more as 500 ideas in 2014, since it has proven approach towards stimulation of civic youth engagement.

€ 49800,-

Funding requested from Advocate Europe

€ 50000,-

Total budget

Major expenses

Major expenses from our experience occurs while promoting active participation at national level with youth, youth workers, social media, national events and platform. Hence civic activism promotion in 6 countries = 28 800 EUR (on average 400 EUR per month per country) Competition at national level 6 000 EUR ( 1000 EUR per country) 3 International events - 15 000

What do you need from the Advocate Europe community?

Let us know, what features of the platform might be the most relevant for the youth to be involved?



Idea created on Feb. 23, 2016
Last edit on Oct. 30, 2017

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