Kontaktseminar (TCA): E+ dorphins, boosting sports in Erasmus+ youth projects

E+ dorphins, boosting sports in Erasmus+ youth projects

Training Course | 25. – 30. September 2017 | Oostende, Belgium

E+ dorphins is an international training course for organisations that use sports as a methodology. It aims at boosting the development of European youth projects with a sports focus within the Erasmus+ Youth in Action.

E+ dorphines wants to promote Erasmus+ Youth in Action and its possibility to organisations that use sports as a methodology and to inspire and increase capacity of sports / youth organisations and the sports/youth workers active in it, to develop international projects within the framework of Erasmus+


  • To learn about Erasmus+ Youth in Action, its possibilities, its actions, its benefits for youth and sports clubs/projects, and the benefits for young people.
  • To learn how to build international projects in Erasmus+ Youth in Action.
  • To gain a better understanding of non-formal education methodologies and to exchange youth work and sports work approaches.
  • To enable learning from each other’s’ worlds (cross sectoral approach).
  • To identify and clarify personal and social development competencies through sports (competence management).
  • To build partnerships to establish new international projects together within the framework of Erasmus+ Youth in Action.

We are looking for 25 participants representing a diversity mix of:

  • People active in a grass roots sports-organisation that are looking to discover international cooperation opportunities for youth projects
  • Youth workers in a youth organisation that uses sports as a methodology
  • Volunteers in a neighbourhood sports organisation
  • Workers in a youth club that regularly promotes and utilises sport activities
  • Any other kind of organisation that is active in the combination of youth and sports

Participants share the motivation to organise an international youth activity, together with other organisations from across Europe and are ready to discover and act on the possibilities available through Erasmus+ funding for youth exchanges, international youth volunteering projects, training courses and European partnerships.

What do we want to achieve as results?

  • More EVS projects within the sports sector.
  • More sports organisations active in Erasmus+.
  • Sports clubs who do more with sports then for the goal of sports.
  • Shared a range of tools for youth work/sports work in international projects.

Curious to know more? Please read the attached call:

Apply now!
Application deadline: 2. July 2017
Date of selection: 12. July 2017

Training overview:

This Training Course is for 25 participants participants from Erasmus+: Youth in Action Programme countries and recommended for Youth workers, Youth leaders, Grass roots sports organisations.

Working language:

JINT, NA Belgium-Flanders (National Agency)
Co-organizer: NA Sweden (National Agency)
Contact for questions:
Lien D’Alleine
E-Mail: lien.d’alleine@jint.be
Phone: +32 2 209 07 20

Being selected for this course, all costs (accommodation, travel, visa, etc.) relevant to participation in the course will be covered by the NAs involved in this project – except a participation fee which varies from call to call and country to country.

Anmeldungen bis zum 02. Juli unter weiterbildung@jugendbuero.be oder 087/560 979