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Young & unemployed 0

Posted on 17, May 2016

in Category Excursions

According to the European Commission, unemployment reached 24.6 million people in August 2014, out of which 5 million are aged 15 and 24. Millions of youngsters across Europe are struggling to find jobs or to further their education, facing a world from which they feel increasingly disconnected with. The financial crisis of 2008 devastated national economies around the world that are still recovering. But the spotlight is only now beginning to shine on a different issue that could affect national economies again, the youth unemployment crisis. Many young people between the ages of 15 to 24 have trouble finding a [&hellip

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Futsal Tournament : Antwerp 0

Posted on 17, May 2016

in Category Sport

Within our tutorship project, we are organizing during April football tournaments for young people in several Flemish municipalities. For Youth Antwerp organized a major football tournament on Sunday, April 23rd, 2016 at in which 16 teams (about 100 players) fought to win. It was a very pleasant evening that pleased both players and spectators. Images can be viewed below

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Youth Speaking, Antwerp! 0

Posted on 17, May 2016

in Category Conferenties

Young people have a need for positive attention, opportunities, respect and dialogue. For Youth Antwerp organized a program with this in there mind. Youth speaking! Together with the young people we have chosen different themes. After which we have clustered the themes in seven themes. Namely Policy, Social Media, MEdia, Religion, Education, youth work and Social problems. Each theme was chaired by a moderator with knowledge and experience. Young people gave their views, opinion and vision about that theme. During the second part of the program, the moderator gave a summary of the discussions at their table. Therefore Friday April [&hellip

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Coaching in communication for Saint valentine 0

Posted on 16, February 2016

in Category Conferenties

Saint Valentine, it is the occasion to express your love and your feelings. However, it is not always easy to do so! In consequence, For Youth Antwerp decided to hold a coaching session called “Marriage school”. Single or in couple, M. Tarik Bayraktar – a life coach – gave to the participants some advice about intra-couple communication and how to resolve conflicts

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For Youth Antwerp in Barcelona to celebrate Arda Turan’s Birthday 0

Posted on 16, February 2016

in Category Excursions

During the weekend of the 30th and 31st January, For Youth Antwerp organised a city trip in Barcelona. After some cultural and historical activities, they went in Camp Nou to watch the game between Barcelona and Atletico de Madrid. As usual, MessI and Suarez made the show and scored the two goals of the victory. The final result was 2-1 for Barcelona. However, our members had assisted to the game for another player of the winning team, Arda Turan, also captain of the Turkey’s national team. They wished a happy birthday to their favourite players with a big banner as [&hellip

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Project “Drinking Water” 0

Posted on 25, January 2016

in Category Sociaal Verantwoordelijkheid

Access to clean drinking water is a basic human rights. However, the reality is slightly more complex; while in Belgium we are enjoying an easy access to it, some part of the world remains deprived of such facilities. Thus, For youth Antwerp decided to address the problem and solicited its club Social Responsibility. Few weeks ago, For Youth Antwerp started a fund raising campaign. Thus, several activities have been held by the committee in order to finance the project “drinking water”. A group of women organised a sales promotion while the guys launched the project “Cut your hair for a [&hellip

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Role model evening with minister Smet 0

Posted on 25, November 2015

in Category Diverse, Rolmodel

It has been proved for a long time that identification is a crucial part of the personality building process. Psychology demonstrated how the subject assimilates then is transformed by the role-model he chooses. The identification process starts with the family and then the closest friends. However, youngsters look for role-model on a larger scale and identify themselves with leading figures of our society. It is common to meet youth inspired by singers, sportsmen, politicians or businessmen.. “For Youth’s” goals are to motivate and support young people and we believe in the strength of role-models . In consequence, we are organising [&hellip

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Soccer tournament Antwerp 0

Posted on 16, March 2015

in Category Sport

On Saturday 14 march For Youth Antwerp organized a soccer tournament at Buurtsporthal in Parkloods Damplein 26-27. 16 teams with a minimum of 6 individuals for every team participated in our tournament. After an exciting day, the tournament came to an end. The winners were rewarded with 400€, 200€ and 100€

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For Youth raised 30000€ for a project in Africa 0

Posted on 16, December 2014

in Category Sociaal Verantwoordelijkheid

    The social responsibility club has raised a total of € 30,000 to finance cataract operations in Africa Sudan. This amount is transferred to Time to Help. A cataract surgery in Sudan costs € 80 per person. Members of For Youth collected enough money to finance 364 operations but during the dinner we managed to raise another € 880. The collected amount was therefore € 30,000 and is equivalent to 375 cataract operations. We have organized two dinners to thank our members for their effort. The first dinner was held in Brussels on Wednesday, December 10th and the second [&hellip

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For Youth invites the famous actor Erkan Albay as a role model 15/02/2014 0

Posted on 17, February 2014

in Category Diverse, Kunst

  On Saturday 15th February, the famous actor Erkan Albay was the special guest as a role model at For Youth Anvers. During his speech, Albay talked about his career as an actor and director. He told funny anecdotes about the beginning of his career, which was very interesting, inspiring and motivating for the young people. Erkan Albay appealed the young people and talked about his theatre project, where he would like to build a play with young people. The participants could ask their questions to Erkan Albay about his career. Then Mevlüt Akgüngör, president of the “Art and cultur” [&hellip

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Excursion on the southeast of Turkey 14-18 October 2013 0

Posted on 20, October 2013

in Category Sociaal Verantwoordelijkheid, Excursions

  From 14th to the 18th October, For Youth participated on a social project in the southeast of Turkey organized by the NGO “Kimse Yok Mu”. The members of For Youth had also the time to enjoy their trip in the southeast of Turkey and in Istanbul. Their efforts were rewarded by an unforgettable trip where they enjoyed many traditional food and culture of the region. In order to understand the Turkish Teaching system, the younger visited many museums and monuments. Finally they went shopping. The trip finished in Istanbul, where they took a flight to return to Belgium

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The “Young Entrepreneurs platform” was created on 07/09/2013 0

Posted on 7, September 2013

in Category Jonge Ondernemers Platform

  On Saturday the 7th of 2013, For Youth created the “Young Entrepreneurs platform” during a meeting with young entrepreneurs. To be able to realize activities with efficiency, participants choose a leader for different cities. Those leaders are part of the administration council of the Young Entrepreneurs platform

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