Underemployment Of Young People: Greater Global Challenge In Times Of Covid-19

Today, young people are facing a global challenge in the area of ​​underemployment. People over the age of 60 are experiencing the serious health consequences of COVID-19. However, as the new coronavirus is spreading through companies and markets, according to the World Health Organization, young people, who account for about a quarter of the world’s…

Education attainment level and NEETs

How does the education attainment level influences the possibility of becoming NEET? In this article we will analyse NEET rates by educational attainment in four Youth Impact project partners’ countries (Czechia, Germany, Poland, Slovakia) and compare the results with the European Union average. “Across the OECD, upper secondary education is generally considered the minimum educational…

Designing evaluation of your own project – 2nd workshop

On Monday, 27th April 2020, Fundacja Rozwoju Demokracji Lokalnej will conduct 2nd part of an online workshop “Designing evaluation of your own project”. During the workshop the representatives of the organisations participating in the project are going to be trained in developing evaluation schemes adequately to their needs. The meetings will lead to the development of evaluation tools that…

Workshop: Designing Evaluation Of Your Project

Friday, April 3rd 2020, Fundacja Rozwoju Demokracji Lokalnej (Poland) conducted an online workshop “Designing evaluation of your own project”. The workshop was one of diverse activities within YOUTH IMPACT project supported by EEA and Norway grants. The representatives of the organisations taking part in the project were trained in developing evaluation schemes adequately to their…

Youth Impact: REPORT ON EXISTING EVALUATION STANDARDS AND PRACTICES

YOUTH IMPACT Report YOUTH IMPACT project presents the Report on Existing Evaluation Standards and Practices of YEEA’s (Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship Actions) in Poland, Slovakia and Czechia. The aim of the YOUTH IMPACT project is to improve the impact evaluation capacity of YEEA’s implementers and to increase the capacity of research in the field of impact evaluation. …

International Standard Classification of Education

Level of education is one of the most important factors in predicting one’s future on the job market. As the world’s education systems vary widely in terms of structure and curricular content, in the 1970s the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) developed the International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) – a comprehensive…

Report on the Focus group organized in scope of YOUTH IMPACT project in Slovakia

The Focus group event organized in scope of the “Youth Impact” project took place in Ružomberok, Slovakia on January 26 th , 2020. Objectives of the focus group event were the following: 1) to familiarize participants with the “Youth Impact” project, namely its objectives, schedule, and activities; 2) to collect information about needs and expectation of participants, initial…