News Articles Human Rights Activity @ Gozo Middle School  11/12/2017On 06th December 2017 at the Gozo College Middle school, the student council organised an activity related to the Human Rights where students were invited to write down no hate messages and attach them to the board to commemorate this day. Student council members, teachers, youth worker and learni... #TimeToMove2017: the final wrap up !  11/12/2017    On 17 November, the Time to Move closing conference gathered around young people, youth workers, researchers and decision makers in a one-day seminar on youth related issues. The event took place i... International Volunteers Day - 05th December 2017  06/12/2017International Volunteer Day (IVD) mandated by the UN General Assembly, is held each year on 05 December. It is viewed as a unique chance for volunteers and organizations to celebrate their efforts, to share their values, and to promote their work among their communities, non-governmental organizatio... Navigate your inner compass, Antwerp Belgium 05-11 November 2017  29/11/2017The theme of sexuality, identity and youth work was addressed in a rather intensive training course held at Antwerp, Belgium from the 5th to the 11th November. A group of 21 participants gathered at the Pulcinella Youth Hostel in the heart of the city to delve deeper into sexuality issues such as se... Iż-żgħażagħ u t-tmexxija  28/11/2017Leadership was the main focus of the seminar held last Saturday at the Youth Village – St. Venera.  In attendance were young people interested in this theme mainly hailing from Youth Local Councils. The main aims in holding this seminar were to enhance the empowerment of young people th... Children, Youth & Environment  28/11/2017Young people attending the Msida Youth Cafe’ had the opportunity to participate in the project 'Children, Youth and the Environment' coordinated by architect Chris Briffa. The young people involved had the opportunity to present suggestions on how the Msida playground area can be impro... Calls for Youth Village Seminar Room Refurbishment  24/11/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ has issued calls for works in one of the seminar rooms at the Youth Village in Santa Venera. For more information, please refer to the Calls section. Model European Parliament Finland 2017: the Maltese contributors  23/11/2017The 47th International Model European Parliament session took place in the Northernmost capital in Europe, Helsinki between 4-11 November 2017. Around 200 students took part, coming from 29 European countries and including for the first time Canada as an observer country. Although the international ... Music Quest 2018 is now open!  16/11/2017Music Quest 2018 is now open!                                  What is Music Quest?? Click image above  Hon. Clifton Grima yesterday presided over the official launch which was held at the MCAST Youth Hu... Youth Information Office on the Move  15/11/2017Youth Information Office at Agenzija Zghazagh leaves its ground to reach the youth at different Youth Hubs and Youth Cafes. What is the purpose of the Youth Info Office? How do you attain information relevant to young people? What’s in store for young people? Any other opportunities? And ho... The Key Project - November 2017  14/11/2017Between 31st October and 6th November 2017, 5 young people from youth.inc participated in ‘The Key’ exchange programme held in Limerick, Ireland along with 7 participants from ZAK Malta and participants from Ireland and Sweden. This exchange was hosted by Limerick Youth Service of Irelan... OPIN: Jien nipparteċipa fid-diskussjoni  14/11/201706 ta’ Novembru 2017: @ Aġenzija Żgħażagħ Attivita’ fejn fiha ingħalaq il-proġett OPIN, pjattaforma online, li kienet qed tiġi kkordinata mill-youthworker tal-Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, Simon Schembri. L-għan ta’ dan il-proġett kien marbut ma’ parteċipazzjoni online min-naħa taż-... Switch on the Power: Be Active Training  14/11/2017Jchallenge is a biennal event by Grupp Żgħażagħ Gudja, celebrating the active participation and volunteer work of young people involved in different organisations. The setup involved various activities (including traning, discussions, fun games, organised games and stands) taking place at Ġnien Raym... Meet the 10 Artivisti 2018  10/11/2017The artists, whose ages range from 16 to 25, come from a range of artistic genres and disciplines, including literature, music, visual arts, design and dance, and will form part of ARTIVISTI. ARTIVISTI is a new programme that aims to identify some of the best young talent across the arts and provi... Malta Youth Film Festival: 1st edition  07/11/2017      Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is pleased to announce the launch the First Edition of the Malta Youth Film Festival. This festival is being organized in collaboration with the Malta Film Foundation and the Parliamentary Secretariat for Youth, Sport and Voluntary Organisations. The Malta ... Aġenzija Żgħażagh @ Youth participation in Internet Governance seminar  03/11/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagh participated in the seminar “Youth participation in Internet Governance” which explored the participation of young people in shaping the Internet without reproducing and creating new patterns of exclusion.   This seminar formulated recommendations for futu... Successful completion of Get Into Customer Programme with HSBC  03/11/201723rd October 2017: we celebrated the successful completion of the Prince's Trust International Get Into Customer Programme with HSBC. The great news is that from 9 participants, 5 of them have now been offered jobs and will be continuing to train until they start their role as a Customer servi... Youth Working Party...what's new?  03/11/2017During the past few months, discussions in the Youth Working Party were dominated by the new proposal from the European Commission to set up a European Solidarity Corps for young people. This new legislation aims to enhance the engagement of young people and organisations in solidarity activities... Get Into participants meeting His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales  03/11/2017During his visit in Malta in November 2017, his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales met young people from the Prince's Trust Get Into programmes. Get Into is jointly organized by Prince's Trust International and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ. Some participants are former participants of the Youth.Inc p... European Union Youth Conference Estonia 2017  03/11/2017European Union Youth Conference Estonia 2017 The topic of the 6th cycle of the Structured Dialogue is “Youth in Europe: What’s Next?” Aġenzija Żgħażagħ participated in the EU Youth Conference and the Youth Directors meeting to examine what young people expect from the EU to al... Youth work in Gozo.. What's on ?  01/11/2017Youth work in Gozo has become a functioning role in both the Gozitan Colleges which are the Sixth Form, Sir Michelangelo Refalo and within the Gozo College. The youth worker has different roles in both colleges but with the same aim to contribute to the young peoples’ learning and development.... Maltese Youth - Part of the Youth Jury @ Sitges Film Festival.  01/11/2017Bruce Micallef Eynaud being an EYCA Card Holder has granted him the opportunity to participate in a competition open to young people within European Countries. Above all he has managed to excel, win and be part of the Youth Jury at the Sitges Film Festival. Here's what it's all about: &qu... A Journey retold at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ MCAST Youth Hub.  27/10/2017Charlene Mercieca, breast cancer survivor, shared and described her experience and the psychological journey she went through with the young people attending the MCAST Youth Hub. 'I thought that I had everything well planned in my life - LOVE, FAMILY, FRIENDS, RELATIONSHIPS, PETS and my BUSI... Call for TRAINERS at Youth.inc - Aġenzija Zgħazagħ  27/10/2017Call for TRAINERS at Youth.inc - Aġenzija Zgħazagħ Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service for TRAINERS at Youth.Inc Programme in the following areas of learning: Cake Decorating, Design and Make, DJ, Health and S... Get Into Banking - Celebration Day  26/10/2017‘Good morning. How may I help you?’  Monday 23rd October, was Celebration day for a group of 9 young people successfully completed a 5 week intensive training course at HSBC Call Centre in Swatar. Mr. Andrew C. Beane- Chief Executive Officer at HSBC Malta handed out the certificat... Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda 2018 - applikazzjonijiet miftuħa  24/10/2017L-applikazzjonijiet għall-iskema Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda 2018 jinsabu miftuħin. Għal iktar informazzjoni, ara s-sit ta' Aġenzija Żgħażagħ. Data ta' l-għeluq hija 01 Diċembru 2017 f'nofsinhar. Applikazzjonijiet isiru onlajn fuq is-sit tal-VOFunding AZ@K activities October 2017  24/10/2017      Pink October Messages The young people coming at the Youth Café have been invited by the youth workers to write a message to Breast Cancer patients. Through this activity we had the opportunity talk about the purpose of PINK October and that one can do self-check tes... Be Active Training session - 11 November 2017  23/10/2017Enabling young people to change the world they live in by being actively involved in shaping it. This is a €2000 grant to youth organisations (officially registered as VOs) , through which young people may propose initiatives on the themes below. No Hate Speech Campaign • Mental Health ... A4U Funding 2018 - applications now open  23/10/2017Supporting youth organisations to grow in their capacity to offer quality service to more young people. It enables youth organisations (officially registered as VOs), to acquire resources and maintain premises of the organisation. Access the guidelines and application on the VOFunding portal. Ap... Expression of Interest – Services of an Accountant at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ.  20/10/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the services of an Accountant.    Full details and specifications, can be downloaded from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ websites www.agenzijazghazagh. gov.mt or www.youthinfo.gov.mt Expression of Interest letters,... Kick-off activities at GCHSS Youth Hub  11/10/2017Young people at the GCHSS Youth Hub had the opportunity to personally meet both the Parliamentary Secretary of Youth, Sport, and Voluntary Organisations Hon. Dr. Clifton Grima and Hon. Dr. Adrian Delia, Leader of the Opposition. On 04th October 2017, The President's Foundation held a... #Girls2leader @ Agenzija Żgħażagħ Mcast Youth Hub  10/10/2017A group of female MCAST students took part in an interesting debate which forms part of the #Girl2Leader initiative. It was held on the 3rd October at Agenzija Zghazagh MCAST Youth Hub, Paola.  Undine Laverve conducted the workshop “I am remarkable”, a workshop which was de... Get Into Social Care - Celebration Day  09/10/2017On Friday 29th September we celebrated the successful completion of Get Into Health and Social Care with CareMalta and Vassallo group. The event was well attended with various supporters of the programme and the great news is that 4 of the young people who finished the course have now been offered t... Aġenzija Żgħażagħ hits Fresher's Week.  09/10/2017Freshers’ Week is a cross-campus event built to propel young people, attending higher education and  university with different occasions for them that enables them to get the inside track on how to make the most of their time outside of the classroom with events , giving them the chance t... With.In Nature - Youth Worker Training Course  09/10/2017Two youth workers from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ attended a training course for youth workers about finding their Inner Leadership and new ways of upgrading the quality of life. The training course was held in Bornholm, Denmark. The training course "With.In Nature" was organized by Dansk ICYE. The... Youth Work and Learning for life & work.  05/10/2017After months of planning this September at Agenzija Zghazagh we hosted the first training seminar which is part of a 2 year long project with YMCA George Williams Company and Manor Education and Training Solutions Ltd. in the United Kingdom. This project: Youth work and learning for life and wo... Get Into project - the latest achievements  04/10/2017This summer, a group of young people had the opportunity to work on the  Get Into project. They were introduced smoothly into the world of work thorugh various sectors covering Social Care, Hospitality, Retail and Customer Care. After completing four weeks of hands-on expereince in these sector... Can 16 and 17 year olds be Local Councillors and Mayors?  28/09/2017The Maltese Government has embarked on a public consultation process about the Vote 16 legislation. Through the online e-participation platform OPIN.ME, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking the young people opinion on if people aged 16 and 17 years of age should have the right to contest for the local counc... Education Trumps Hate: 21-29 August 2017  27/09/2017Youth Workers from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ attended a training course ‘Education Trumps Hate: Toolbox for Human Rights Educators which was held in Glencree Peace and Reconciliation Centre Co. Wicklow, Ireland, between the 21st and the 29th of August 2017. This training course was organised by Euro... Promotional campaign by ŻAK and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  26/09/2017ŻAK and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ have embarked on a promotional campaign. The aim of this campaign is to make young people more aware of the benefits that volunteering brings with it, including the soft skills that can really only be learnt through the experience of giving time, effort and compassion witho... Music Quest 2017: catching up with the winners and runners-up  26/09/2017On 13th July 2017 Aġenzija Żgħażagħ held a press conference with the presence of Hon Dr. Clifton Grima to announce the winner and runners up of Music Quest 2017. The Music Quest Scheme was initially launched in October 2016 where in a number of young people applied for phase 1 which involved mentors... What's cooking ?  19/09/2017ZAK and Agenzija Zghazagh have embarked on a promotional campaign. The aim of this campaign is to make young people more aware of the benefits that volunteering brings with it, including the soft skills that can really only be learnt through the experience of giving time, effort and compassion witho... 2017 edition of the European University on Youth Policies  11/09/2017The 2017 edition of the European University on Youth Policies, also known as the Summer University, gathered 40 representatives of ministries responsible for youth issues and of youth organisations from across Europe. It took place at the European Youth Centre Budapest. The Summer University aime... Waves of Innovation - 3rd National Tool Fair  11/09/201713th-14th October 2017 Aġenzija Żgħażagħ Youth Village, Sta Venera   Submit your tool for the 3rd National Tool Fair    The theme for this year’s tool fair Waves of Innovation shall provide a stimulating environment for innovative pedagogical approaches & practice... Ċelebrazzjoni tal-kisbiet taż-żgħażagħ li pparteċipaw fil-Prince's Trust International ‘Get Into’ programme.  04/09/2017Ara hawn:  Ċelebrazzjoni tal-kisbiet taż-żgħażagħ li pparteċipaw fil-Prince's Trust International ‘Get Into’ programme flimkien ma HSBC Malta Foundation Summer Programme - Fun o'Clock 2017  01/09/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with the Gozo College and Sir Michelang Refalo, Centre for Further Studies, organised a programme called Fun O’clock. The programme was aimed for all Gozitan youths aged between 11 and 16 years. This drop-in programme welcomed Gozitan teenagers twice a week... Winner and runners up of Music Quest 2017  01/09/2017On 13th July 2017, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ held a press conference with the presence of Hon Dr. Clifton Grima to announce the winner and runners up of Music Quest 2017. Music Quest Scheme was initially launched in October 2016 where in a number of young people applied for phase 1 which involved mentorship... Karta Żgħażagħ holder to be part of the jury members to Sitges Film Festival.  25/08/2017  1 ..2 ..3 ..Action !   Bruce Micallef Eynaud,  holder of 'Karta Żgħażagħ',  will be part of an official jury at one of the most prestigious film festivals and the top film festival in fantasy films worldwide ! Yes, Sitges Film Festival will be hosting one of the K... Survey on Competences of Young Peer Educators in Europe  25/08/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is currently engaged in a transnational project called European Youth Health Champions. This is a strategic partnership supporting innovation and exchange of good practice in peer education of young people in the areas of health and wellbeing. The project incorporates an experience... Sarah goes to Tokyo  11/08/2017As the winner of Agenzija Zghazagh’s Divergent Thinkers 2016, Sarah Maria Scicluna is currently in Japan for a one month internship and exhibition at Youkobo Art Space – Tokyo. Below is an excerpt from her blog written upon her arrival: 1st Day – What It’s Like To Be Illit... YSSS Beneficiaries 2017  11/08/2017In order to encourage student mobility, Agenzija Zghazagh teams up with APS Bank to offer students the Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme (YSSS). This scheme is a loan which students can apply for when they would like to study abroad by enrolling in courses which are not available in Malta. Th... Join the STEP Contest  10/08/2017The call for participation in the STEP H2020 Project contest is now open. STEP Project celebrates International Youth Day, August 12th and awards Youth e-participation and involvement! In that frame STEP invites young people across Europe to STEP up, express their opinion and co-define decisions ... Kunsilli Lokali Żgħażagħ 2017  09/08/2017Permezz tal-Proġett 'Kunsilli Lokali Żgħażagħ' amministrat minn Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, dawn il-gruppi ta' żgħażagħ mill-Ħamrun, Żabbar, Żurrieq, Mqabba u Gudja sejrin ikunu qed jimplimentaw proġetti siewja fil-komunitajiet tagħhom permezz ta' fondi li se jingħaddu lilhom għal din is-sena... #MEPATHON 2017 winners  04/08/2017Model European Parliament Malta #MEPATHON July 2017 “I definitely increased my skills in public speaking and debating during these three meetings.” – Nigel Caruana “Mepathon provided me with the opportunity to construct new friendships and acknowledge the necessity of... Get into Hospitality  10/07/2017 Artivisti: outstanding young creatives  10/07/2017and together with have launched a new programme to inspire and support the development of young artists. The programme, ARTIVISTI, is a new programme that will identify some of the best young talent across the arts and provide them with the necessary training, mentoring and networking to devel... Launch of Artivisti: outstanding young creatives  10/07/2017Arts Council Malta and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ together with 89.7 Bay have launched a new programme to inspire and support the development of young artists. The programme, called ARTIVISTI, is a new programme that will identify some of the best young talent across the arts and provide them with the nece... 5th Coordination meeting of the No Hate Speech Movement  06/07/201728-30 June 2017 Bucharest As the National Campaign Coordinator of the No Hate Speech Movement in Malta, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was present during the 5th annual coordination meeting that took place in Bucharest, Romania between the 28-30 June 2017. The Youth campaign is implemented by 80 online activ... Democracy, Youth and Sport  05/07/2017As part of the EU Work Plan for Youth 2016-2018 and marking the end of events of the Youth sector during the Maltese Presidency, 32 participants from 19 European countries attended a 2 day seminar, entitled Democracy, Youth and Sport. This seminar focused on cross-sectoral approaches for the active ... Summer Fun o'clock - Youth Project in Gozo  05/07/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with the Gozo college and post secondary college are organising  a summer programme for young people  betweem the ages of 11 and 16 years. It is going to be held at Sixth Form Michealangelo Refalo.  There will be the youth worker service,... The Key - Youth Exchange  05/07/2017Between the 28th May and 2nd June, 5 young people who have terminated this year’s programme Youth.inc within Agenzija Zghazagh, have participated in an exchange, ‘The Key’. ‘ The Key’, is Erasmus+ funded project held by ZAK in collaboration with Agenzija Zghazagh. Du... BiTriMulti (BTM) - Multilateral Training Course for newcomers in Youth Exchanges – Erasmus+  05/07/2017Between the 14th and the 18th June, youth workers from Malta attended a Multilateral Training Course in Konstancin-Jeziorna, Poland. This training was organized by the Polish National Agency for the Youth in Action Programme in collaboration with SALTO -YOUTH Training and financed by the E... Call for Trainers Youth.Inc programme - July 2017  03/07/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service for TRAINERS at Youth.Inc Programme in the following areas of learning: Animal Care;  Auto Electric; Beauty Care; Cake Decorating; Construction and Refurbishment; Customer... Expression of Interest - Catering Service  03/07/2017As part of Erasmus+ Project Let’s Talk About Life, Agenzija Zghazagh will be hosting 45 young people from four different European Countries to participate in a youth exchange. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, is requesting quotations for the provision of catering services for this youth exchange being organ... Expression of Interest – EPC Assessor for Villa Psaigon Youth Activity Centre  30/06/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the services of an EPC assessor to conduct an EPC certification of its Youth Activity Centre in Villa Psaigon. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ website  Expression of Int... Programmes with the Department of Youth and Community Studies - University of Malta  30/06/2017The Department of Youth and Community Studies is one of 9 departments within the Faculty for Social Wellbeing at the University of Malta. It has been established in 1993, first as an autonomous Institute, later as a Programme within the Department of Educational Studies and now it forms part of the ... Model European Parliament Malta #MEPATHON  23/06/2017Agenzija Zghazagh is pleased to present the revised format, dates and venue of Model European Parliament #MEPATHON, as the selection event leading to the participation of 4 Maltese delegates during MEP Helsinki between 4 and 11 November 2017.    Model European Parliament Malta #MEPA... Call for past EVS participants.  13/06/2017Would you like to share your experience ? We want to hear about your time abroad. Where did you go? What did you see? Whom did you meet? What did you do? How did it make you feel? Would you go back? We know that every international experience is unique, this is why we would like you to share your ... Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and APS Bank renew collaboration  02/06/2017APS Bank and Agenzija Zghazagh announced on Thursday, 25 May 2017, that they have extended their collaboration to jointly offer subsidised loans to young people over the next three years, thereby guaranteeing further financial aid at low interest rates through the Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme... Duke of Edinburgh adventure @ St. Margaret's College  01/06/2017One of the schemes that the youth worker has implemented at St Margarets College Cottonera, is the Duke of Edinburgh International Award. This scheme involves a group of young people working both individually and as a group. As individuals the young people are required to focus on three key areas-Se... '1911', a film production by Aż@K.  25/05/2017    '1911' is another film making project by Agenzija Zghazagh@Kottonera  provided at St Margaret College Middle School. 5 friends whilst camping decide to break into a nearby school with the objective of hunting ghosts. Once they break into the school one of the gang disa... I-Participate – OPIN platform to instill e-participation among young people  18/05/2017Social media are one of the means by which Aġenzija Żgħażagħ keeps in touch with young people and updates them about various aspects which impact youth directly like the national youth policy and information relevant to them.   Aġenzija Żgħażagħ looks at different ways how to consult young ... Slow Down, Save Lives  09/05/2017The Tara Malou Licari Fund, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health Malta will host a workshop in Malta to mark the 4th United Nations Global Road Safety Week on 11 May 2017. The event is also supported by private sponsors including Motors Inc.; Gasan Mamo Insurance and Corinthia San Gorg Hotel... Youth Work Against Violent Radicalisation - Call for Examples and Inspiring Practices by SALTO  09/05/2017Violent radicalisation among young people has become a growing issue of concern in Europe and its neighbouring regions. There has been a notable increase in hate speech, incidence of hate crimes and attacks on migrants and refugees, propaganda and violent xenophobia, as well as rise in religious and... Kellimni.com - A private and confidential space, and more...  09/05/2017Now available online, the information page built with young people for young people featuring answers to common curiosities and difficulties they might be facing within themselves. Kellimni.com information page Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme 2017 - deadline 16.06.2017  05/05/2017Students aged between 18 and 30 years who would like to further their studies abroad are invited to apply for the YSSS; a loan at a subsidised interest rate jointly offered by Agenzija Zghazagh and APS Bank.   The YSSS, which grants each borrower up to €30,000, is repayable over a maxi... Expression of Interest for Creative Projects with Young People  28/04/2017Agenzija Zghazagh is seeking to identify suitable creative projects that can be implemented with young people in Gozo. Projects should be implemented over a span of 8 sessions of 2 hours each in the morning and may take place as part of Agenzija Zghazagh Summer Programme in Gozo.   The aim of... Expression of Interest – Expression of Interest for Creative Projects with Young People in Gozo  28/04/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking to identify suitable creative projects that can be implemented with young people in Gozo. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ website www.agenzijazghazagh.gov.mt. Expression of In... Post of Youth Worker  28/04/2017Jobsplus Permit 132/2017 AZ Reference – AZ01/2017 The Position Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking to recruit full-time Youth Workers. Individuals applying for this post should be in possession, as a minimum, of a University Degree (MQF Level 6) in Youth & Community Studies. However, candid... dinMHUXskola Summer Project 2017  28/04/2017Who we are ? Aġenzija Żgħażagħ operates and provides a wide range of programmes, projects and initiatives. ‘dinMHUXskola’ offers a number of summer projects which give you the space to explore your potential, to experiment and to spend your summer in a creative environment. dinMHUXs... Call for applicants MEPATHON Summer Camp for eventual participation in Model European Parliament International Session  27/04/2017MEPATHON Summer Camp 4-5-6 July 2017 VILLA PSAIGON – DINGLI Aġenzija Żgħażagħ would like to invite young people aged 16-19 to participate in its MEPATHON Summer Camp which is being held over a period of three days at Villa Psaigon – Dingli on 4-5-6 July 2017. Applicants should be yo... Urban Space 2017: part of European Youth Week 2017  27/04/2017Saturday 6th May – 6.00pm-10.00pm @ the Youth Village malTeen is a multi-disciplinary festival for teenagers that is part of the European Youth Week that will happen on the 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th May 2017 and is an initiative of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and Spazju Kreattiv in collaboration with EU... malTeen music showcase 2017  27/04/2017malTeen is a multi-disciplinary festival for teenagers that is part of the European Youth Week that will happen on the 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th May 2017 and is an initiative of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and Spazju Kreattiv in collaboration with EUPA. As part this 4-day initiative Aġenzija Żgħażagħ ,Spazju ... Post of Youth Worker April 2017  21/04/2017The Position Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking to recruit full-time Youth Workers. Individuals applying for this post should be in possession, as a minimum, of a University Degree (MQF Level 6) in Youth & Community Studies. However, candidates who presently possess a Diploma in Youth and Community... Expression of Interest – Creative Projects with Young People in Gozo  21/04/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking to identify suitable creative projects that can be implemented with young people in Gozo. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ website. Expression of Interest letters, together wit... Konkors Kitba Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ 2017  13/04/2017L-applikazzjonijiet għall-Konkors Kitba Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ 2017 huma miftuħin. Il-kriterji u l-applikazzjoni jinsabu hawn Applikazzjonijiet jintlaqgħu sa l-01 ta' Settembru 2017 f'nofsinhar Konkors ta' Kitba: Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ 2016  29/03/2017Il-Konkors ta’ Kitba: Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ huwa konkors li jiġi organizzat kull sena bejn l-Aġenzija Żgħażagħ u l-Kunsill Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb. L-għan tal-konkors huwa li jintgħażlu, jiġu ppremjati u ppubblikati rumanzi bil-Malti miktubin apposta għaż-żgħażagħ adolexxenti; rumanzi li j... Call for Trainers: First Aid and Food Handling 2017  13/03/2017Call for TRAINERS at Youth.inc - Aġenzija Zgħazagħ Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service for TRAINERS at Youth.Inc Programme in the following areas of learning: First Aid Trainer and Food Handling Assessor Ful... 'Hrejjef Reali'  13/03/2017Ħrejjef Reali is a Kreattiv Malta Arts Council funded project wherein 35 young people from Youth.inc Aġenzija Żgħażagħ participated in. In this creative process the participants were invited to embrace their creative selves and express themselves through the artistic mediums of drama, music and art.... 'The Key' .. to where ?  10/03/2017Through 'The Key', ZAK will be working with the young people from Youth.inc, Limerick Youth Services and Bjorknasgy. The project will enhance the importance of non-formal education and would like to use this experience with young people as an example of non-formal education, w... It's more than just a backpack and trails to walk !  10/03/2017Youth.inc at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is offering another opportunity for young people to develop their skills, get physically active, be of service and experience adventure through the Duke of Edinburgh International Award. Lately, two groups set off to attempt their Bronze and Silver Award Adventurous jo... Sejħa għal Taħżiż 5: Estiża sas-26 ta' Frar 2017  21/02/2017 Results for Music Tuition for Young People in Band Clubs 2017  08/02/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Band Clubs Association annually organise ‘It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda’ scheme, as part of its Empowerment Programme. This scheme is managed by the agency through the Parliamentary Secretariat for Research, Innovation, Youth... Expression of Interest –Professional dance companies and sole dancers to perform during the hosts’ events for Malta’s EU Presidency Youth Section  03/02/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking to hire the services of young professional contemporary and traditional dance companies or sole dancers to perform during the evening events that will held for young people and directors on Wednesday 22 March and Thursday... Call for PROVISION OF SERVICE OF YOUTH WORKERS - Aġenzija Zgħazagħ  31/01/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service for Youth Workers – Community Based Services. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded by clicking here or from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ website www.agenzijazghazagh.... Sejħa Taħżiż 5  30/01/2017Tafu lil xi żgħażagħ li jiktbu iżda li għadhom ma sabux l-opportunità ideali għalihom? Jew forsi inti stess tħobb tħażżeż xi żewġ versi imma toqgħod lura għax tibża’ minn xi żbalji bażiċi? Mela m’għandekx għax toqgħod lura milli tieħu sehem f’TAĦŻIŻ5, programm ta’ kitb... Basic Fire Awareness course for Youth Organisations @ Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  27/01/2017Following an assessment of training needs expressed by youth organisations for the capacity building of the services they offer to young people, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is collaborating with the Civil Protection Department to offer a Basic Fire Awareness course aimed at those giving service in youth organ... Expression of Interest for Creative Projects with Young People  22/01/2017Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking to identify suitable creative projects that can be implemented with young people. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded by clicking here or from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ website www.agenzijazghazagh.gov.mt. Expr... Results - A4U Scheme 2017  20/01/2017The A4U scheme was developed to provide financial support to organizations or youth groups. The main objective behind this call for application is for Aġenzija Żgħażagħ to provide assistance to youth groups who wants to grow, develop their own goals and have the opportunity to actively participate i... Results - Be Active Scheme 2017  20/01/2017The Be Active scheme is part of the Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s grant aid to youth groups. The primary objective of this scheme is for Aġenzija Żgħażagħ to continue to help youth groups to learn, develop, plan, implement and evaluate initiatives. Be Active provides organizations or youth groups with f... Gozo Youth Services  17/01/2017The youth work service was introduced in the Gozo College and Sixth form Sir Michelangelo Refalo in October 2016. At the College students can benefit from youth and social clubs in both the Middle and Secondary school throughout the mid-day break. The Youth worker also assists in the Middle School... Youth.inc - The Duke of Edinburgh International Award  06/01/2017Youth.inc at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ set about in offering another opportunity for young people to develop their skills, get physically active, be of service and experience adventure through the Duke of Edinburgh International Award. Two groups set off to attempt their Silver Award Adventurous journey ... Meet Teen and Mosta as a colourful community - Youth Local Council projects  06/01/2017Two youth local councils marked the end of their year-long project implementations, while five youth local councils received funding to enable them embark on projects scheduled for completion during 2017. Naxxar and Mosta were the two youth local councils presenting their work as groups of young ... Tnedija - TAĦŻIŻ4  06/01/2017  TAĦŻIŻ huwa programm ta’ 'empowerment' u formazzjoni ta’ tnax-il xahar li jġib flimkien żgħażagħ bi interess fil-kitba kreattiva fid-diversi forom tagħha, kemm fil-kuntest tal-letteratura kif ukoll f’kuntesti artistiċi interdixxiplinarji. 'Taħżiż' iħares... Call for applicants for participation in Model European Parliament International session  21/12/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ would like to invite young people between the ages of 16 and 19 to participate in the Model European Parliament International session to be held in Maastricht, Netherlands between the 4th and the 12th of February 2017. This call is for the participation of 3 delegates representing ... Call for PROVISION OF SERVICE OF YOUTH WORKERS - Aġenzija Zgħazagħ  21/12/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service for Youth Workers – Community Based Services. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded by clicking here or from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ website www.agenzijazghazagh.g... Appointment of Young People to Advisory Board of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  01/12/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking prospective members for appointment to its Advisory Board. As an agency established under the Public Administration Act, the Minister for Education and Employment, being the Minister responsible for the agency, may appoint not less than two and not more than four memb... Be Active Scheme: Developing ideas together – Call 2017  21/11/2016The Be Active scheme is part of the Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s grant aid to youth groups. The primary objective of this scheme is for Aġenzija Żgħażagħ to continue to help youth groups to learn, develop, plan, implement and evaluate initiatives. Be Active provides organizations or youth groups with f... A4U Scheme: Assistance for you - Call 2017  21/11/2016Through this scheme, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ aims to support youth organisations in order to grow and further develop the services that they provide to young people and the community. Youth organisations are invited to come up with initiatives that will help them strengthen and develop the service, missio... 'It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda' applications can now be downloaded  21/11/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Band Clubs Association is launching the 6th edition of the ‘It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda’ scheme, as part of its Empowerment Programme. This scheme is managed by the agency through the Parliamentary Secretariat for Research,... BEST SOCIAL ENTERPRISE AWARD  20/11/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is proud to announce that this year we will be collaborating with Junior Achievement Young Enterprise Malta Foundation (JAYE Malta) through the Start Up Programme for young people aged 19 - 25 years. Through this collaboration, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ will be contributing Eur 1000 toward... Online Youth Mentor - Kellimni.com  20/11/2016Role Description Kellimni.com enables young people to reach out for information, help and support through online channels of communication. The Online Youth Mentor, accountable to the Kellimni.com Leader, and reporting to the Board of Management, is responsible for delivering support to service u... Post of Youth Worker  01/11/2016Jobsplus Permit 206/2015 AZ Reference – AZ03/2016 The Position Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking to recruit full-time Youth Workers. Applicants must be in possession of B.A. Youth and Community Studies or its equivalent or higher qualification in Youth and Community Studies with at least one... The launch of Divergent Thinkers 05  07/10/2016The launch of the fifth edition of Divergent Thinkers took place last Friday at the Malta Maritime Museum – Vittoriosa. This location was specifically chosen as it merged perfectly with the theme identified for this year’s edition which is Navigate. Divergent Thinkers forms part of Aġenz... Youth Village Christmas Market 2016 - Call for Young Entrepreneurs  03/10/2016  Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is hosting a Christmas Market from Saturday 03 December 2016 10.00 a.m. – 8.00 p.m. till Sunday 04 December 2016 from 10.00 a.m. till 5.00 p.m. The Christmas Market provides young entrepreneurs - less than 35 years of age - with the opportunity to display and sell... Music Quest  02/10/2016As part of its Empowerment Programme, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ invites emerging young artists and bands who would like to break into the music scene to join Music Quest. This project is intended for young artists aged 13-30. Artists and bands who apply for this project can benefit from free music managem... Expression of Interest – Consultant for the Development of toolkit for educators adopting a cross-curricular approach to the mainstreaming of LBGTIQ issues in secondary schools.  30/09/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the services of a Consultant for the Development of toolkit for educators adopting a cross-curricular approach to the mainstreaming of LBGTIQ issues in secondary schools. Full details and specifications, can be downloa... FUND IT! - Information session for youth organisations @ Aġenzija Żgħażagħ.  30/09/2016Meet up with various entities which operate funding schemes through which youth organisations may benefit from. Including input from Agenzija Zghazagh, EUPA, the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector, the Malta Arts Council  Date: Monday, 10th October 2016 Time: 6pm Venue: Agenzija Zghaza... National Tool Fair - Malta is #Readyfortheroad  29/09/2016The National Tool Fair was held last Saturday 24th September and was co-organised by Agenzija Zghazagh and EUPA at the Youth Village in Sta Venera. Youth workers and youth organisations participated by sharing tools developed for work with young people. Participants included representative from Scou... CONNECTIONS, DISCONNECTIONS AND RECONNECTIONS – THE SOCIAL DIMENSION OF YOUTH WORK, IN HISTORY AND TODAY  29/09/2016In order to learn from our past the partnership between the EU and the Council of Europe in the field of youth organised since 2008 a series of seminars on youth work history in Europe. This year Malta has taken the initiative to hold the 6th gathering on youth work history in Europe and lessons for... Call for TRAINERS at Youth.inc - Aġenzija Zgħazagħ  13/09/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service for TRAINERS at Youth.Inc Programme in the following areas of learning: Construction and Refurbishment, Electricity, PC Technician, Practical Maths, Plumbing, Tiling Laying, Wa... Expression of Interest – Travel Agents for Malta’s EU Presidency Youth Section  13/09/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the services of a Travel Agent agent that will cater for 100 to 150 in maximum air tickets on return bases for young people from all EU countries to attend the Youth Conference that will be held at The Dolmen Hotel Buġibb... Aġenzija Żgħażagħ - Quotations for cleaning services  13/09/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ would like to receive quotations for cleaning services at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ Youth Village Complex St. Joseph High Road Santa Venera as per details hereunder: • Service Required: One cleaner working 4 hours daily. • Duration of Service: Until the sealing of €6,00... Expression of Interest – EPC Assessor for Marsaxlokk Youth Activity Centre  05/09/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the services of an EPC assessor to conduct an EPC certification of its Youth Activity Centre in Marsaxlokk. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded by clicking here or from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ website www.agenz... Expression of Interest – Architectural Services for Alterations at Marsaxlokk Youth Activity Centre  05/09/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the services of an Architect to assist the Agency in the preparation, implementation and certification upon completion of internal alteration works and outdoor landscaping within Marsaxlokk Youth Activity Centre, St. Fran... Call for Interns @ Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  25/08/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ welcomes applications for internships ranging between three to nine months within its outreach and community based services. For more information see the placement offers by clicking here. Youth.inc Livell 3 - Applikazzjonijiet miftuħa  19/08/2016Bi pjaċir nixtiequ ninfurmawkom li l-applikazzjonijiet għat-3 livell tal-programm tal-Youth.inc offrut minn Aġenzija Żgħażagħ se jiftħu minn nhar it-Tnejn 22 t’Awwissu 2016. Żgħażagħ eliġibbli biex japplikaw huma dawk li temmew b’suċċess it-tieni sena tal-programm Youth.inc. L-Applikazzj... The Maltese National Tool Fair is BACK! SAVE THE DATE!!!!!  14/08/2016The EUPA and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ invite you to participate in the 2nd Maltese National Tool Fair to be held at the Youth Village, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ on Saturday 24th September 2016. In addition we are also excited to announce that we will be hosting the 11th edition of the International TOOL FAIR in MA... Youth Local Councils  13/08/2016Youth Local Councils form part of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s empowerment programme. They have been running since 2009 offering young people 14-18 years old the opportunity to practice active citizenship in their localities. Youth local councillors are trained by a youth worker appointed by Aġenz... Post of Youth Worker  12/08/2016Jobsplus Permit 206/2015 AZ Reference – AZ01/2016 The Position Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking to recruit full-time Youth Workers. Applicants must be in possession of B.A. Youth and Community Studies or its equivalent or higher qualification in Youth and Community Studies with at least one... Call for TRAINERS at Youth.inc - Aġenzija Zgħazagħ  12/08/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service for TRAINERS at Youth.Inc Programme in the following areas of learning: Animal Care, Auto Electric, Basic Construction Skills, Cooking, Cake Decorating, Computer Networking, Cu... International Youth Day 2016  11/08/2016“The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Production and Consumption”, is this year’s theme for the International Youth Day 2016, celebrated on the 12th of August. In order to commemorate this day, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ organised an event at the Youth Village ... Ready for Life, Ready for Society - Your opinion matters!  19/07/2016The Structured Dialogue is a forum for young people and policy-makers to discuss how youth policies should be shaped and implemented.  Consultations are conducted among young people in each EU country on a thematic priority set for each 18 month work cycle. The thematic priority for this c... ‘Youth Help’ f’Malta  13/07/2016Third Space huwa proġett ta’ Erasmus+ fuq 18-il xahar li nħadem b’kollaborazzjoni bejn Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, il-YMCA George Williams College tal-Ingilterra, Stichting JONG Rotterdam tal-Olanda u Centre for Sustainable Community Development (CSCD) tar-Rumanija. Il-proġett beda f’Ott... Agenzija Zghazagh @ Xlokk summer activities  04/07/2016 Call for TRAINERS at Youth.inc - Aġenzija Zgħazagħ  03/07/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service for TRAINERS at Youth.Inc Programme in the following areas of learning: Animal Care, Art, Auto Electric, Basic Construction Skills, Beauty Care, Budgeting and Banking, Cooking,... AŻ@K matul-ix-xhur tas-Sajf  22/06/2016Matul ix-xhur tas-sajf, l-Aġenzija Żgħażagħ permezz tas-servizz tagħha għaż-żgħażagħ fil-Kottonera ser tkun qed torganizza diversi attivitajiet kemm fil-għodu kif ukoll fil-għaxija. L-iskop ta’ dawn l-inizzjattivi huwa biex iż-żgħażagħ ikunu jistgħu jiltaqgħu ma’ sħabhom u jagħmlu ħbiber... THE YOUTH VILLAGE – SUMMER PROGRAMME  16/06/2016There’s no better way to learn and sharpen your creative chops than spending your summer at ‘THE YOUTH VILLAGE – SUMMER PROGRAMME’. The summer programme is being offered to young people between 14 to 18 years of age.  Learn what’s it like to be a DJ, walk in the... 44 organisations receive funds through schemes offered by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  15/06/201644 organisations received funding through schemes offered by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, during an official ceremony held at the Youth Village in Santa Venera. The three schemes are launched annually by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and are the Be Active Scheme, A4U Scheme and the Music Tuition for Young People in Band ... CONNECT FROM THE HEART CHALLENGE: #connectfromtheheart  15/06/2016The objective of the social media challenge: Connect from the heart is an expression of the importance to fight hate speech especially the one directed against refugees. It also encourages people to meet someone new and together take a public stand against hate speech. Promote the International Refu... Invite: The Third Space  07/06/2016The Third Space Lessons Learnt from Outreach and Detached Youth Work Pilot Thursday 7th July 2016, 7pm to 9pm Youth Village, St. Venera For the past 18 months, Agenzija Zghazagh in partnership with YMCA George Williams College UK, Stichting JONG Rotterdam, Netherlands and Centre for Sustaina... Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme - Apply by Friday 17th June noon  12/05/2016Prospective students aged between 18 to 30 years of age who wish to pursue their studies for courses that are not available in Malta can once again benefit from for the Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme (YSSS), a loan available at a subsidised interest rate, thanks to a collaboration between Aġenz... Tal-widna - Programm tar-radju  11/05/2016Tal-widna huwa programm ġdid iffinanzjat mill-Aġenzija Żgħażagħ u bl-appoġġ ta’ Campus FM u Klabb Kotba Maltin. Il-programm huwa marbut mar-rivista tal-Għaqda li ilha toħroġ mill-1931 sal-lum, Leħen il-Malti. L-Għaqda tal-Malti flimkien mal-Aġenzija Żgħażagħ u Campus FM qed jagħmlu sejħa&nbs... Summer Art Project AZ@K  09/05/2016Ms. Charmaine Zammit, an experienced Art educator and a PhD researcher at the Faculty of Education, University of Malta, will be carrying out a series of Community Art Programmes for youths beyond schooling age (16-21 years). The youths’ participation in these programmes will serve to find out... A NATURAL OASIS - SEJĦA MIFTUĦA  08/05/2016OPEN CALL A Natural Oasis? | A Transnational Research Program curated by Alessandro Castiglioni and Simone Frangi A long term training and research program aiming at the realization of a special project for MEDITERRANEA 18, Young Artists Biennale 2017, open to curators, art writers and cultur... Getting ready for SALTO’s Tool Fair XI| November 2016 | Malta  02/05/2016EUPA is teaming up with Aġenzija Żgħażagħ to organise and host SALTO Tool Fair XI to be held this coming November in Malta. An international group of experts and the logistics team behind the Tool Fair XI met up on the 24th and 25th April for a preparation meeting at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s Youth ... The Contribution of Youth Organisations in Sport  02/05/2016This was the theme to the seminar organised by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ together with SportMalta as part of the National Sport Forum. The aim was to encourage initiatives of physical activity as part of a healthy lifestyle by youth organisations. Parliamentary Secretary Hon. Chris Agius commended on the sp... Challenging Youth : Who is Challenging Who?  02/05/2016As a result of the collaboration between Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and the Department of Youth and Community Studies at the University of Malta, a national conference on youth was recently held on the theme Challenging Youth : Who is Challenging Who? Brian Belton from YMCA George Williams College was the ke... Increasing the capacity building of Youth NGOs through training  02/05/2016Food Handling training was given to members from different youth NGOs enabling these organisations to have qualified and licensed personnel to organise and participate in events involving handling of food. This training, given free of charge, is part of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s Support to Youth Org... Kreattiv  06/04/2016Kreattiv is an Arts Council Malta funded project. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ-Youth.inc teamed up with Studio 18, the latter also being an institution for non-formal education, and an application was cast late June 2015 and the funds were granted thereof. In the run up to this first cycle, 25 young people... Seminar for Youth Organisations | 18.04.2016 | The Contribution of Youth Organisations in Sports  24/03/2016The Contribution of Youth Organisations in Sports SportMalta and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ are cordially inviting youth organisations to the Seminar The Contribution of Youth Organisations in Sports. This event is meant to provide a space for networking of youth organisations and also to highlight the be... Youth and Community Studies Course  23/03/2016Are you interested in furthering your studies and getting qualified to work with young people? Just last year youth work has been recognized as a profession, and opportunities for youth workers are growing every year. The BA degree in Youth and Community Studies is a multidisciplinary programme... Launch of Divergent Thinkers 05 competition  01/03/2016Launch of Divergent Thinkers 05 competition Theme: NAVIGATE Closing date: 3rd May 2016 Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Valletta 2018, the Malta Maritime Museum (Heritage Malta) and artist/curator Raphael Vella is launching once again the Divergent Thinkers project, which is an innovativ... Free Food Handling course for Youth Organisations @ Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  01/03/2016While preparing a longer plan for training opportunities for young people and those working in youth organisations, we are launching our first training course aimed at those working in youth organisations (registered with Aġenzija Żgħażagħ). The Food Handling course to obtain licence B is aimed at t... Is-Servizz Pubbliku fil-Careers' Day 2016  29/02/2016Għall-ewwel darba s-Servizz Pubbliku pparteċipa fil-Careers’ Day 2016 organizzata mill-BPW Valletta Malta (Business and Professional Women). L-attività saret nhar il-Ġimgħa 4 ta’ Marzu 2016 fil-Millennium Stand, fl-MFA Stadium, Ta’ Qali, fl-okkazzjoni tal-Jum Internazzjon... Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme  29/02/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for Qualified Adult Educators in Literacy Skills (English) Trainer. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ websites www.agenzijazghazagh.gov.mt or www.youthinfo.gov.mt ... Call for Youth Work Service at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for the Youth Local Council Project and other Empowerment Projects in Gozo  29/02/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the provision of service of Youth Work for the implementation of the Youth Local Council Project and other Youth Empowerment Projects in Gozo. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded by clicking here or fro... Kreattiv  29/02/2016Kreattiv is an Arts Council Malta funded project. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ-Youth.inc teamed up with Studio 18, the latter also being an institution for non-formal education, and an application was cast late June 2015 and the funds were granted thereof. In the run up to this first cycle, 25 young people... Debate Society League  29/02/2016For the third consecutive year Aġenzija Żgħażagħ together with KSU and JCI organised the Debate Society League. This year a total of 12 teams participated. All participants were given the opportunity to attend a training session with international award-winning debater Patrick McCrae. This internati... Youth.inc programme  26/02/2016The Youth.inc programme has undergone significant changes since its inception. Since Aġenzija Żgħażagħ took over the running of the programme in October 2014 it has worked with 106 students in the first year and 109 in the current year. The programme initiated an accreditation process with the NCFHE... No Hate Speech Campaign  26/02/2016As the national campaign co-ordinators for the No Hate Speech Campaign in Malta, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s Action Plan for 2015 includes spreading news about this campaign with all post-secondary students in Malta. This month saw awareness activities being held in collaboration with student organisa... Taħżiż4  26/02/2016For the 4th year running, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ continues to include Taħżiż in its empowerment programme. Taħżiż is a programme run in collaboratation with Għaqda tal-Malti – Universita’ which focuses on creative writing for young people and takes place over a number of months. It helps part... Literary Contest ‘Literature for Young Adults’ 2015  26/02/2016Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s collaboration with the National Book Council continues to reap new benefits in the form of new literature for young people. ‘Il-kulur tal-Lellux’ written by Rita Saliba and ‘Termini u Kundizzjonijiet Japplikaw’ written by Roberta Bajada are last year... Konkors ta' Kitba - Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ 2016  11/02/2016Il-“Konkors ta’ Kitba – Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ” huwa konkors li jiġi organizzat kull sena bejn l-Aġenzija Żgħażagħ u l-Kunsill Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb. L-għan tal-konkors huwa li jintgħażlu, jiġu ppremjati u ppubblikati rumanzi bil-Malti miktubin apposta għaż-żgħażagħ adol... Be Active Scheme: Developing ideas together – First call 2016  11/12/2015The Be Active scheme is part of the Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s grant aid to youth groups. The primary objective of this scheme is for Aġenzija Żgħażagħ to continue to help youth groups to learn, develop, plan, implement and evaluate initiatives. Be Active provides organizations or youth groups with f... A4U Scheme: Assistance for you - First Call 2016  11/12/2015Through this scheme, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ aims to support youth organisations in order to grow and further develop the services that they provide to young people and the community. Youth organisations are invited to come up with initiatives that will help them strengthen and develop the service, m... 'It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda' applications can now be downloaded  11/12/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Band Clubs Association is launching the 5th edition of the ‘It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda’ scheme, as part of its Empowerment Programme. This scheme is managed by the agency through the Parliamentary Secretariat for Research,... Sejħa - Taħżiż 4  10/12/2015Tafu lil xi żgħażagħ li jiktbu iżda li għadhom ma sabux l-opportunità ideali għalihom? Jew forsi inti stess tħobb tħażżeż xi żewġ versi imma toqgħod lura għax tibża’ minn xi żbalji bażiċi? Mela m’għandekx għax toqgħod lura milli tieħu sehem f’TAĦŻIŻ4, programm ta’ kitb... Premjazzjoni - Konkors ta’ Kitba – Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ 2015  10/12/2015Nhar il-Ħamis 11 ta’ Frar, waqt ċerimonja ta’ premjazzjoni li ser issir fil-Youth Village, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, St. Venera ser jitħabbru r-rebbieħa tal-Konkors ta’ Kitba – Letteratura għaż-Żgħazagħ 2015. Fl-istess attivita’ se jiġi mniehdi wkoll il-Konkors 2016. Din il... Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme  02/12/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for Qualified Adult Educators in Basic Engineering, Fashion Design, ICT Trainer in Computer Network, ICT Trainer for ECDL Advanced and Woodwork. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded by clic... Call for Youth Work Service with Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  17/11/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for a Youth Work Provision of Service to be provided in Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s Community Based Services. The responsibilities of the Youth Worker include an ability to provide: • a positive social n... Youth Organisations are invited to take part in the Christmas Market event  17/11/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is hosting a Christmas Market from Saturday 12 December 2015 10.00 a.m. – 8.00 p.m. till Sunday 13 December 2015 from 10.00 a.m. till 5.00 p.m. As part of The Christmas Market, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ aims to open a section of this event to Youth Organisations who would like the... LOGBOOK platform for professional open youth work launched  13/11/2015A LOGBOOK records important events, conditions and developments – on our new platform an E-Magazine, a Video Channel and Webinars give a clear picture of professional open youth work practice of today. Professional open youth work has a lot of stories to tell. LOGBOOK is an initiative of 10... Aġenzija Żgħażagħ's Christmas Market  06/11/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is hosting a Christmas Market from Saturday 12 December 2015 10.00 a.m. – 8.00 p.m. onwards till Sunday 13 December 2015 from 10.00 a.m. till 5.00 p.m. The Christmas Market provides young entrepreneurs - less than 35 years of age - with the opportunity to display and sell ... Upcoming Young Music Artists Award 2015 - Deadline Extended till 30th of November  31/10/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is offering an opportunity to young artists or bands, between the age of 17 and 30, who have never released or aired any original material, to take part in the Upcoming Young Music Artists Award. Interested young artists are to submit a demo of an original song to Aġenzija Żgħaż... Call for Facilitators: Support Structure of Facilitators for the Structured Dialogue Youth Conferences of Trio Presidency; The Netherland, Slovakia and Malta  30/10/2015EU Youth Conferences in the period January 2016 until June 2017 NB When applying you will commit yourself for a period of 18 month, including 3 EU Youth Conferences and 6 preparatory meetings (2 before each EU Youth Conference) DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 12th of November 2015, 23:59 CET The... SALTO Educational Tools Portal - Tool Fair Malta  26/10/2015The Maltese National Tool Fair aims to provide an open learning space whereby participants will have the opportunity to present tools for non-formal learning they are currently utilising, whilst sharing and learning from their peers. Participants have the opportunity to present their own learning... Matthew Schembri – the winner of the 4th edition of Divergent Thinkers  14/10/2015Matthew Schembri is the winner of this year’s Divergent Thinkers 04. Matthew’s work entitled “Social Kitchen” is a mix of media and installation. Screenshots from various social networks were selected, printed and wrapped around cooking-related items. Javier Joseph Formosa an... National Tool Fair - Submit your tools!  14/10/2015Do you have a Learning Tool to Share? The EUPA in collaboration with Aġenzija Żgħażagħ would like to invite people from different sectors to attend a National Tool Fair demonstrating Educational Tools for non-formal learning which will be held at the Youth Village, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ Santa Venera ... Post of Youth Worker - Closing date Wednesday 14th October  05/10/2015ETC Permit 206/2015 AZ Reference – AZ05/2015 The Position Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking to recruit full-time Youth Workers. Applicants must be in possession of B.A. Youth and Community Studies or higher qualification in Youth and Community Studies with at least one year experience in You... Valletta International Visual Arts (VIVA) Festival 2015 inaugurated  01/09/2015The 2015 edition of the Valletta International Visual Arts (VIVA) Festival was inaugurated by the Minister for Justice, Culture and Local Government Hon. Dr Owen Bonnici and VIVA Artistic Director Dr. Raphael Vella. The launch was held at one of the exhibitions, Beltin by Zvezdan Reljic, an exhibiti... Peel the Label  18/08/2015As part of a project called Policy in Action Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is inviting intrested young people (between 17 – 30 years) to submit proposals and abstracts for 5 posters. The overall concept of these posters should be ‘Peel the Label’ and they should be intended to be part of a nat... Apply Now for Youth.inc programme  17/08/2015  Youth.inc is an inclusive education programme, based on applied learning, for young people between the age of 16 and 21. The aim of the programme is to help young people to improve their standard of education and gain more knowledge, values and skills to enter the labour market or gain qual... MY WAY project  17/08/2015As part of the MY WAY project Agenzija Zghazagh conducted two peer led workshop with Youth.Inc and ALP students. Celine and Luke attended a training seminar held in Hannover in January 2015 where, together with other peer leaders from Germany, Spain and Poland they practiced their presentation skill... International Youth Day 2015  13/08/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ joined forces with Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport and the National Youth Council Malta to commemorate the International Youth Day 2015, celebrated on the 12th of August. Youth Civil Engagement was the theme chosen by the United Nations to celebrat... Launch of the National Youth Policy Towards 2020 – A shared vision for the future of young people  11/08/2015Evarist Bartolo, Minister for Education and Employment, this morning launched the new National Youth Policy, Towards 2020 – A shared vision for the future of young people, at an event hosted at the Palace in Sliema. Also present at the launch were Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovati... Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme.  08/08/2015Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for Qualified Adult Educators in Basic ICT and ECDL, Sports, Photography, Building and Plasteri... Book Exchange at Qawra LEAP Centre  07/08/2015Youth Included were one of the beneficiaries of the last round of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s BE ACTIVE scheme. This month they completed implementation of their project which was the setting up of a Book Exchange at Qawra Leap Centre. Youth Included helped to redecorate a small room at Qawra Leap Cen... Call for Introduction to Food Safety and Hygiene (Food Handling) MQF Level 1 and Introductory Course to HACCP MQF Level 2 at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Youth.inc Programme.  31/07/2015Call for Introduction to Food Safety and Hygiene (Food Handling) MQF Level 1 and Introductory Course to HACCP MQF Level 2 at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Youth.inc Programme. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service in Intr... NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR COMMONWEALTH YOUTH AWARDS  27/07/2015Nominations are open for the Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Work, to recognise and celebrate the achievements of young people aged 15 to 29 years and their impact on their communities and wider society. Development work can be in a number of areas including agriculture, envi... YOUTH DAY – 12TH AUGUST 2015  27/07/2015Hope you are enjoying the summer months. For some of you it may be the busiest time of the year, for others, less so. In any case, we would like to invite you and your members to come join our national World Youth Day event next month. Following last year’s success, we will again be organising... Youth.inc at the Malta International Arts Festival  23/07/2015A group of young people from Youth.inc participated in a drama workshop under the direction of Marc Cabourdin and ‘The Hoppit’. The drama workshops and the performances of ‘The Instants’ were part of the Malta International Arts Festival. The performances were held on 13th, 1... Malta’s Best Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2015  17/07/2015  Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was invited to present the Young Entrepreneur Award 2015 during the Malta’s Best Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2015 ceremony which was held this month at the Reef Club Dragonara St Julians. Out of three nominees for this award, the winner was Oliver Lalani from Des... VIVA – Valletta International Visual Arts Festival 2015  17/07/2015VIVA – the Valletta International Visual Arts Festival 2015 is back again. St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, Valletta 2018 Foundation with the sapport of the Malta Council for Culture and the Arts, organise this pioneering festival for the visual arts in Malta. Th... Youth Business Forum 2015  03/07/2015During last Saturday’s Youth Business Forum 2015, organized by the Young Business Entrepreneurs in collaboration and with the support of the Ministry for Gozo, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, Ernst & Young, APS Bank and the National Lotteries Good Causes Fund, the survey ‘Participation of youth i... Kunsill Nazzjonali taż-Żgħażagħ - Il-Parlament Nazzjonali taż-Żgħażagħ  02/07/2015Il-Kunsill Nazzjonali taż-Żgħażagħ għal darb’ oħra ser ikun qed jorganizza l-attivita annwali tiegħu: “Il-Parlament Nazzjonali taż-Żgħażagħ”, din id-darba b’differenza. Dan għaliex għall-ewwel darba din l-attivita ser tkun qed tiġi organizzata ġewwa il-bini il-ġdid li llum il... Qawra Leap Centre and Youth Included working on the ‘Pave d Way 4 Reading’ Project  30/06/2015A Project co-financed by Agenzija Zghazagh and the Parliamentary Secretariat for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport. Qawra Leap Centre is always on the lookout for the current and emerging needs of the northern region. Together with numerous stakeholders, this centre is involved in diverse ini... Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Youth.inc (Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme)  17/06/20151. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for Qualified Adult Educators in Maltese, Basic ICT and ECDL, Practical Maths, Malti Drama, Customer Care, First Aid, Food Handling and HACCP (Food Safety Management) Auto Electric, Design & Make, Hai... Antoine Galea the winner of Innovation Challenge: Go Green  15/06/2015Antoine Galea is the winner of the Innovation Challenge: Go Green. Carlos Canas is the runner up while the second runner up is David James Sciberras. Hence Antoine Galea will attend a conference about sustainability in England this July. Apart from that the above mentioned participant will have thei... Second Call for 'It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda' - Applications can now be downloaded  15/05/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Band Clubs Association is launching the second call for the 4th edition of the ‘It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda’ scheme, as part of its Empowerment Programme. This scheme is managed by the agency through the Parliamentary Secre... Call for Catering Services for a National Training Course on Human Rights Education - Extended Deadline  06/05/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, is requesting quotations for the provision of catering services for a National Training Course on Human Rights Education being organised for Youth Workers, Teachers and Other Professionals working with young people starting on 26 May 2015 till 29 May 2015. Interested service p... FREE TRAINING COURSE - QUALITY ONLINE SERVICE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE  05/05/20151-3 June 2015 8:30 - 12:00 Agenzija Zghazagh - St. Venera Facilitated by YInTRO Trainers This training course is aimed at those responsible for establishing, designing or maintaining the online presence of their organisation. These could include managers, communication officers, career adviso... VOTE for the Maltese young people  05/05/2015A group of Maltese young people attending Youth.Inc are currently taking part in a competition organised by the European Commission. Please support them by voting for their idea. In order to vote for their idea please follow these instructions: 1. Logon: europa.eu/youth/ideas 2. Click on:... Divergent Thinkers applications can now be downloaded - Deadline Extended  30/04/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity is launching once again the Divergent Thinkers project, which is an innovative exhibition about the “brainstorming” mental processes involved in the creation of works of art. Divergent Thinkers seeks conte... Call for Expression of Interest for Youth Workers/ Leaders and Youth Organisations  30/04/2015As part of the Structured Dialogue process Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is coordinating a project called Policy in Action that intends to give of young people and youth workers a space to discuss particular policy actions found in the National Youth Policy with decision makers and to come up with youth-friendl... Professional Open Youth Work in Europe  27/04/2015Professional Open Youth Work in Europe The point of view of young people and students Young people expect a safe place to meet with friends, where they are taken serious and treated with respect. They wish to be enriched and challenged through new experiences and activities for growing as a pers... Innovation Challenge: Go Green  27/04/2015Here are the instructions for submission of the proposals for the Innovation Challenge: Go Green. 1. Fill in the submission form - this needs to be submitted with your proposal 2. Make a copy of your ID Card (back and front) - this also needs to be submitted with your proposal 3. Include yo... Upcoming Young Music Artists Award - This.Co the winning band  23/04/20153 bands and 2 individual artists participated in this years ‘Upcoming Young Music Artists Award’ project. The winning band was This.Co with the song entitled Isabelle. The runners up were Running Late with the song Come On and Odelsie with Things You Had To Do. The overall winning song, ... Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme Launched  21/04/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with APS Bank once again launched the Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme (YSSS). This scheme supports young people who want to further their studies abroad or through distance learning. Young people qualify for this loan if they are aged between 18 and 30 years ol... National Training Course in Human Rights Education  15/04/2015National Training Course in Human Rights Education “Right to HRE” Dates: 26th – 29th May 2015 Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, in collaboration with the Maltese Association of Youth Workers is inviting applications from youth workers, teachers and other professionals working with young peo... Youth.inc - Work Placement  06/04/2015Over 120 young people following the Youth.inc programme ended their work placement for this year. Level 2 young people have pursued 300 hours of work experience while young people following the Level 1 programme have followed 240 hours of work experience. The work experiences were in line with the c... Call for Youth Work Service at the Youth Cafes managed by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  02/04/20151. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for a Youth Work Provision of Service to be provided at the Youth Cafes in Cottonera, Qawra and Msida. 2. The responsibilities of the Youth Worker at the Youth Cafe include an ability to provide: &bu... The Innovation Challenge: Go Green  02/04/2015The Innovation Challenge: Go Green is a competition for young people aged between 17 and 30. Individuals or groups of up to three members each are invited to identify an environmental problem that affects Malta, and to come up with a green innovation solution to this problem. Finalists shall be feat... Stop Hate Campaign  18/03/2015Over the past three months, the station has been highlighting the risks of online bullying and raising awareness of how to deal with the problem. The initiative was launched in December after shocking figures showed as many as 1 in 5 young people are subjected to 'extreme cyber bullying' ... Second Call for Detached Youth Work Service by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  13/03/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the provision of service for Detached Youth Work. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ websites www.agenzijazghazagh.gov.mt or www.youthinfo.gov.mt Applications, in a European C... Konkors ta’ Kitba – Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ 2015  13/03/2015Il-“Konkors ta’ Kitba – Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ” is is an annual contest organised by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and l-Kunsill Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb. The purpose of this contest is to select, reward and publish Maltese novels that are written specifically for young people; novels ... European Union Programmes Agency (EUPA) - Upcoming TCA  03/03/2015School Inclusion Units Study Visit (UK) 21-25 April 2015 Application deadline 4th March This project will look at how non-formal education and alternative education can be used to work with young people who are excluded or at risk of being excluded from mainstream education, and how these metho... Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  27/02/2015Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for Qualified Adult Educators in Animal Care, Literacy Skills in Maltese, Practical Mathematics, IT Skills, First Aid and Auto Electric for the Provision of... The Innovation Challenge Go Green Training Sessions  31/01/2015The Edward de Bono Institute and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ are very pleased to announce the dates of the training sessions that will be held to help participants prepare for the upcoming Innovation Challenge: Go Green. The first one will be held on Thursday 5th February from 17.30 to 19.30 at TAKEOFF Busine... A4U Scheme: Assistance for you - First Call 2015  28/01/2015Through this scheme, Agenzija Zghazagh aims to support youth organisations in order to grow and further develop the services that they provide to young people and the community. Youth organisations are invited to come up with initiatives that will help them strengthen and develop the service, miss... Be Active Scheme: Developing ideas together – First call 2015  28/01/2015The Be Active scheme is part of the Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s grant aid to youth groups. The primary objective of this scheme is for Aġenzija Żgħażagħ to continue to help youth groups to learn, develop, plan, implement and evaluate initiatives. Be Active provides organizations or youth groups with f... 'It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda' applications can now be downloaded  26/01/2015Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Band Clubs Association is launching the 4th edition of the ‘It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda’ scheme, as part of its Empowerment Programme. This scheme is managed by the agency through the Parliamentary Secretariat for Research,... Youth Worker's Warrant Application  21/01/2015Malta Youth Work Profession Board By virtue of Article 4 of Chap. 533 of the Laws of Malta, the Malta Youth Work Profession Board is now receiving applications for the issue of a Youth Worker’s Warrant. Address: Malta Youth Work Profession Board C/O Agenzija Zghazagh St Joseph High r... EFL Schools Participate in Corporate Social Responsibility Programme  20/01/2015Three English as a Foreign Language (EFL) schools have participated in a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme developed by the EFL Monitoring Board, the language teaching industry regulator. This scheme gave the schools(ACE English Malta, am Language Studio, EC Malta as well as Jean Theum... EYCA Card - Free Discount Card for Young People  20/12/2014EYCA represents 38 institutions throughout 36 countries which altogether are presently issuing “Karta Żgħażagħ” to 4 million young people. The aim of this card is to promote mobility, increase youth information and encourage the participation of youths abroad. Among the benefits of &... The Innovation Challenge: Go Green  04/12/2014The Innovation Challenge: Go Green is a competition for young people aged between 17 and 30. Individuals or groups of up to three members each shall be invited to identify an environmental problem that affects Malta, and to come up with a green innovation solution to this problem. Any theme or sub... Sejħa Taħżiż3  03/12/2014Is-sejħa għal TAĦŻIŻ3 hija mifuħa sas-16 ta' Jannar għal żgħażagħ bejn it-18 u t-30 sena. L-applikazzjonijiet ikunu aċċettati sa nofsinhar (Għall-applikazzjoni agħfas hawn). Il-format tal-programm se jinbidel xi ftit sabiex ikun iktar iffukat u addattat għall-esiġenzi tal-kittieba iżda l-qofo... Call for Practicing English Through Drama MQF Level 1 and Further Practice in English Through Drama MQF Level 2 at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme  01/12/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for the Provision of Service in Practicing English Through Drama MQF Level 1 and Further Practice in English Through Drama MQF Level 2 at Youth.Inc Programme. Full details and specifications, can be downl... An encounter with Howard Williamson  20/11/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with MAY has the pleasure of inviting you for a presentation by Professor Howard Williamson. The talk will focus on the contribution of youth worker and those working with young people with regards employability.  The talk will be held at The Mediterranean C... Secondary School Students Debate Quality Education  17/11/2014Secondary school students from five different schools debated several current topics related to quality education, such as whether education should include work-related experience, whether education in the family is more important than school education and whether homework should be abolished and wo... MENTORING PROGRAMME – BECOME A MENTEE  17/11/2014What is the Mentoring Programme? By means of the Mentoring Programme, professional individuals will encourage, motivate, guide and support women to advance in their careers and to help them clarify and develop the skills and strengths needed to attain decision-making positions. The Mentoring ... #Malteen - a weekend full of artistic fun for young people  07/11/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with St James Cavalier and FĊN is organising a weekend full of artistic activities for young people aged between 13 and 17 between the 12th and 14th December. The aim of this weekend is to give space to teenagers to find their own creative niche. The programme will... Erasmus+ Seminar : Funding Opportunities  07/11/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with EUPA is organising a two hour seminar aimed at organisations that are interested in applying for the Erasmus+ funds but are still not sure how to go about it. Project officers will be present and will address any queries you may have in order to offer guidance... You(th) Help  29/10/2014You(th) Help is a pilot project aimed at youth workers seeking to work with young people in the community. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ has identified Paceville and the three cities of Cottonera as the locations that will have detached professional youth workers interacting with young people in the different c... Youth Start-up Village  28/10/2014On the 25th October 2014, Agenzija Zghazagh was one of the stakeholders taking part in the Youth Start-up Village event organised by Young Business Entrepreneurs at Victoria, Gozo. Apart from showcasing its services for young people as potential entrepreneurs, Agenzija Zghazagh was also invited to t... Migrants’ programmes for young people  23/10/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is collaborating with the Education Directorate to organise migrants’ programmes for young people. In September, third country nationals aged 16+ gathered together for such programme. The aim of this programme was to help the young people who attended to identify a future cou... Call for Youth Work Service at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Training Projects  10/10/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the provision of service of Youth Work to provide training to young people and or youth workers or youth leaders as needed. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ websites www.agenzi... Call for Detached Youth Work Service by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  10/10/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the provision of service for Detached Youth Work. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ websites www.agenzijazghazagh.gov.mt , www.youthinfo.gov.mt or by clicking here. Applicati... Call for Youth Work Service at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for the Youth Local Council Project and other Empowerment Projects  10/10/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is seeking the provision of service of Youth Work for the implementation of the Youth Local Council Project and other Youth Empowerment Projects. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded from Aġenzija Żgħażagħ websites ... Debate Society League – Second edition  08/10/2014KSU and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ are proud to present the second edition of the Debate Society League on Campus! This is YOUR opportunity to exercise your debating skills in a formal and competitive setting. You will learn new techniques, you will speak persuasively and you will learn to defend your arg... Dramatherapy and its application for clients with eating disorders  08/10/2014Dramatherapy and its application for clients with eating disorders is a workshop relevant to professionals from the disciplines of the arts therapies, psychotherapy, occupational therapy, psychiatry, counselling, social work, psychology, the arts and related fields. Trainees and students with a deve... Expression of Interest - Services of an Accountant  06/10/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking the services of an Accountant to carry out the following services: The accounting services will consist of the following: • Prepare monthly financial reports detailing all operating revenues, expenditures, and other fund balance transactions of the Aġenzija Ż... Call for Youth Work Service at the Youth Cafes managed by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  06/10/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for a Youth Work Provision of Service to be provided at the Youth Cafes in Valletta, Cottonera, Qawra and Msida. 1. The responsibilities of the Youth Worker at the Youth Cafe include an ability to provid... TAĦŻIŻ 2014 – Third seminar  04/10/2014As part of the third seminar of Taħżiż, there will be a session of readings from writings that were created by the participants during the seminars. This will be the last session before the writings are presented in a publication later on this year. The readings will be held at Villa Psaigon, Din... Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  03/10/2014Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for Qualified Adult Educators in Literacy Skills (Maltese), Numeracy Skills, It Skills, Auto Electric and Cooking for the Provision of Service at Youth.Inc ... No Hate Speech in Malta for Young People: Developing participant’s knowledge, skills and attitudes in human rights  02/10/2014Hate Speech is not a new issue. However it’s ever expanding prevalence and online dimension creates a serious cause for concern and need to focus on and combat such issues. The Council of Europe proposed that the internet is a public space that should be governed by human rights principles a... Bridging youths to business  30/09/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ joined forces with the European Union Programmes Agency (EUPA) and the Malta Business Bureau in organising a round-table event with the aim of bridging young people to the business/private sector. This event forms part of an Erasmus+ project entitled ‘Cross Over’, which... Divergent Thinkers: And the winner is…  29/09/2014This year’s winner of Divergent Thinkers 03 is Kristina Borg. Using the pseudonym laKri, Kristina’s work entitled “Fuori dalla Finestra” reconstructed the experience of a group of residents who live in the Casa Verde in Milan, whose lives were drastically changed by urban pla... The first certificate presentation ceremony at Youth.inc  29/09/2014The first certificate presentation ceremony for young people who successfully completed the Youth.inc training programme within Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was held on Monday 22nd September 2014 at the Mediterranean Conference Centre. The occasion saw 260 young people who completed the course during the past ... Commonwealth Youth Awards 2015  26/09/2014Do you know of a young person making a positive difference to the lives of other people in your community or country? The Commonwealth Youth Programme (CYP) is inviting nominations for the 2015 Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Work. We are looking for young people aged b... National youth policy consultation seminar with youth organisations  26/09/2014As part of the draft Youth Policy consultation process the Parliamentary Secretariat for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport together with Agenzija Zghazagh and with the support of the European Union Programme Agency held a consultation seminar with youth organisations. The seminar kicked off w... Foundation for Educational Services - Call for Youth Workers  25/09/2014ESF 1.229: Skills Acquisition for Children and Adolescents As part of the ESF Project 1.229 – Skills Acquisition for Children and Adolescents, the FES is recruiting for the following part-time positions within the Nwar Programme. The Foundation will be extending the current Nwar service ... Rajk F’Idejk  17/09/2014This training will focus on skills that help the formation of young leaders such as; effective communication, assertiveness, planning, decision-making and others. Through games and exercises, participants will have the opportunity to acquire and practice new skills that are useful throughout life, a... Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  12/09/2014Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for Qualified Adult Educators in Hairdressing for the Provision of Service at Youth.Inc Programme. Full details and specifications, can be downloaded fro... Move Week 2014  11/09/2014For the second consecutive year Aġenzija Żgħażagħ will participate in the Move Week, a week of physical and sportive events between the 29th of September and the 5th of October. This event is spread across all Europe and forms an integral part of the campaign NowWeMove. This campaign aims to encoura... Launch of Divergent Thinkers (Third Edition)  31/08/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ with the support of St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity launched and organised this year’s exhibition of Divergent Thinkers 03 at Blitz, St. Lucy Street, Valletta. This exhibition will be open till the 27th of September. The CEO of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ Miriam Teuma highli... Inauguration of the Valletta International Visual Arts Festival (VIVA) 2014  30/08/2014VIVA - the Valletta International Visual Arts Festival 2014 was inaugurated today by Hon. Owen Bonnici MP - Minister for Justice, Culture and Local Government. The festival was opened with the unveiling of three main works, Żieme by Austin Camilleri, Power Exchange by JP Azzopardi and Michael Camill... Second Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  21/08/2014Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for Qualified Adult Educators in Literacy Skills (Maltese and English), Numeracy Skills, IT Skills, Maltese Drama and Design and Technology for the Provisio... The launching of Divergent Thinkers 03  20/08/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ with the support of St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity is launching and organising this year’s exhibition of Divergent Thinkers 03 at Blitz, St. Lucy Street, Valletta on the 31st of August at 8pm. Divergent Thinkers is an innovative exhibition about the “brains... My WAY!  19/08/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, together with five other European organisations, from five different countries is participating in a project entitled MY WAY. MY WAY is a “Leonardo da Vinci - Transfer of Innovation” project, developed in the framework of the Lifelong Learning Programme of the European... Bloggers Training  18/08/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with SOS Malta is organising a training course for bloggers entitled Blogger Training on No Hate Speech in Malta for Young People: Developing participant’s knowledge, skills and attitudes in Human Rights. This training is going to take place in Villa Psaigon,... International Youth Day  14/08/2014As part of the International Youth Day, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and the Maltese Olympic Committee organised a sport event to promote physical activity. Beach games such as Handball, Football, Badminton, Netball, Golf, Volleyball, Zumba were held at Għadira Bay in Mellieħa. Also a Bodybuilding Show was inc... Expression of Interest – Health & Safety Officer Youth Activity Centre Marsaxlokk  07/08/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking to appoint a Health & Safety Officer for its project of construction of ancillary facilities at Marsaxlokk Youth Activity Centre St. Francis Street Marsaxlokk. Scope of Project To construct ancillary facilities to existing youth activity centre consisting of la... Youth.inc – Registration forms available online  25/07/2014If you are a young person between the age of 16 to 21 years old and interested on pursuing more experience and qualifications to join the labour market, Youth.inc is an individualised programme of training which can help you achieve your goals. Youth.inc is currently being offered as a full-time... Call for Qualified Adult Educators at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for Youth Specialisation Training Scheme Programme  24/07/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for Qualified Adult Educators in Literacy Skills (Maltese and English), Numeracy Skills, Italian, IT Skills, Customer Care, Food Handling, Maltese Drama and Auto Electric for the Provision of Service at Yout... Taħżiż - second creative writing seminar  24/07/2014Taħżiż, the empowerment programme which focuses on creative writing, has entered its second year. The second residential seminar will be held between the 25th and the 27th of July, during which the participants will have the opportunity to live together for three days in an environment that encourag... Youth meet Youth  24/07/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with the European Union Programme Agency has organised a national youth organisations fair entitled Youth meet Youth on Saturday 19th July in Pjazza San Pawl next to the National Aquarium in Qawra. The activity gave the opportunity and the space to 53 youth organis... Malta Music Awards: Young Artists Award by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  14/07/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with the team of Malta Music Awards is offering an opportunity to young artists or bands, between the age of 18 and 25 to take part in the Young Artists Award during the Malta Music Awards. Interested young artists are to submit a demo of an original song to Aġe... Launching of the Draft National Youth Policy Framework 2015-2020 Discussion Document  09/07/2014During a press conference at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s premises, the Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport Chris Agius launched the Draft National Youth Policy Framework 2015-2020 discussion document - A Shared Vision for the Future of Young People. This document whic... Social Theatre Contest applications extended till the 31st of July  04/07/2014As part of the Empowerment Programme Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with the Malta Drama Centre is organising the third edition of the Social Theatre Mini Festival. The festival seeks to provide an opportunity for young Maltese theatre groups to share, explore and develop their talents in the th... Youth meet Youth  23/06/2014Youth Meet Youth is an activity organized by the EUPA (European Union Programmes Agency) together with Aġenzija Żgħażagħ. The activity will take place on Saturday 19th July in the square near the National Aquarium in Qawra from 6.30pm onwards. The aim of this activity is to provide a space for yo... League of Young Voters Malta the best and most active branches of the League in Europe  17/06/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ teamed up with the Kunsill Nazzjonali taż-Żgħażagħ and the European Parliament’s office in an effort to set up a non-partisan European parliament campaign intended to promote active citizenship and European citizenship in particular through the participation of young people i... The launching of VIVA Festival  16/06/2014St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, Valletta 2018 Foundation with the sapport of the Malta Council for Culture and the Arts, launched the VIVA Festival; the first, pioneering festival for the visual arts in Malta. The Valletta International Visual Arts Festival will serve as ... Learn for a Lifetime through Youth Work Seminar  12/06/2014A training course ‘Learn for a Lifetime through Youth work’ is being organised by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with EUPA between the 24th and the 26th of June at the Paradise Bay Hotel from 9:00am to 1:00pm. The training will be lead by a very interesting Portuguese trainer Bruno A... Youth on the Move – InfoMobility: YoMIM  10/06/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was recently a project partner in Youth on the Move – InfoMobility (YoMIM), which is one of the many projects coordinated by Eryica. The overarching aim of YoMIM was to innovate and enhance youth work while fostering synergies between the participating countries, paying sp... 25 Band Clubs are going to benefit from the 'Music Tuition for Young People in Band Clubs' scheme  10/06/201425 Band Club were selected to benefit from the scheme ‘Musical Tuition for Youth People in Band Clubs’ 2014. During a ceremony organized by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ together with the Band Clubs Association, during last weekend, the Band Clubs that their proposal met the criteria necessary to re... MY WAY: Leonardo da Vinci - Transfer of Innovation project  04/06/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, together with five other European organisations, from five different countries is participating in a project entitled MY WAY. MY WAY is a “Leonardo da Vinci - Transfer of Innovation” project, developed in the framework of the Lifelong Learning Programme of the European... Transformation Exhibiton – A Be Active scheme initiative  30/05/2014The youth organisation Edukarti are putting up a visual art exhibition entitled ‘Transformation’. This exhibition is showcasing the works of Moira Agius and Kurt Kind. The chosen theme for interpreting this concept is portraiture. The idea of this project is based on the notion that the ... 30th European Youth Card Association Conference  23/05/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was present at the 30th EYCA Conference held by the European Youth Card Association between the 15th – 17th May 2014, in Zagreb, Croatia. During this General Assembly, the new EYCA vision and mission statements were presented. Together with all the member organisations, Aġenz... Debate Society League – Final Debate  19/05/2014Last week the Debate Society League came to an end with the final debate being held at the Common Room of the University of Malta. The 2 finalists were 2 And A Half Men, an informal group who joined forces specifically for this competition and GUG, a University student organisation. The Debate Socie... From Outreach to Detached Youth Work Seminar  16/05/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with EUPA organised the training course for youth workers “From Outreached to Detached Youth Work” under the Youth in Action (YiA) Programme. The seminar was led by Dr Brain Belton who is a UK academic and practitioner with an extensive experience in wo... Divergent Thinkers – Call for Young Artists  09/05/2014As part of the Valletta International Visual Arts Festival 2014 (VIVA), Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with St James Cavalier, Centre for Creativity is once again organising; Divergent Thinkers – an innovative exhibition about the “brainstorming” mental processes involved in... Young people and MEPs debate at MCAST  05/05/2014As part of the project ‘Having your voice heard in Europe - through the ballot box’ Aġenzija Żgħażagħ launch a survey called ‘Democratic Participation: Listening to the voices of young people.’ A survey of Maltese young people’s views on the electoral process and the Eu... Support to youth organisation throughout April  30/04/2014During the month of April, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ attended these activities as part of it support to youth organisations: a) A public reading and discussion entitled Transessjoni which was held at the University Quadrangle on 29th April 2014. Transessjoni was a presentation of the creative writing pro... InterAct Festival at the Marsa Open Centre  21/04/2014The Foundation for Shelter and Support to Migrants, in collaboration with the government, manages an Open Centre for around 500 refugees and asylum seekers. Apart from offering shelter and support to these individuals, the Foundation strives towards a healthy integration of these people within the l... Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme Launched  17/04/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with APS Bank once again launched the Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme (YSSS). This scheme supports young people who want to further their studies abroad or through distance learning. Young people qualify for this loan if they are aged between 18 and 30 years ol... Be Active Scheme – Developing Ideas Together Award Ceremony  17/04/201412 youth organisations were presented with financial grants amounting up to €2,000 each under the scheme Be Active. The aim of the scheme is to assist youth organizations to develop, plan and impliment, as well as evaluate initiatives catering for the community and society at large. Moreover, y... Call for catering services for Agora project between the 4th and the 7th of May  15/04/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, is requesting quotations for the provision of catering services for events being organised as part of AGORA PROJECT for 12 adults starting on 04 May 2014 till 07 May 2014. Interested service providers are to complete and submit Section 2 of this document by Monday 28 April 201... Sexual Health Seminars  11/04/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, in collaboration with the Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Directorate, are hosting a series of sexual health seminars at the Youth Hub – St. Venera. These one day seminars are aimed at youth organisations who are invited to attend as a group of young people. During t... Promotion of the No Hate Speech Campaign  07/04/2014As part of its activities in connection with the No Hate Speech Campaign, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ took part in Malta’s Global Village, which was organised by student organisation AIESEC at Hastings Gardens, Valletta earlier last month.  During this event, which was a celebration of different cu... Divergent Thinkers applications can now be downloaded  02/04/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity is launching once again the Divergent Thinkers project, which is an innovative exhibition about the “brainstorming” mental processes involved in the creation of works of art. Divergent Thinkers seeks conte... Secondary School Students Debate Quality Education  01/04/2014The Malta Union of Teachers through the Ministry for Education together with Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, the DES and the DQSE organised an educational debate, entitled "Let's Debate Quality Education!” The aim of the debates is to encourage young people to discuss issues related to quality edu... 'It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda' applications can now be downloaded  20/03/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Band Clubs Association is launching once again ‘It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda’ scheme, as part of its Empowerment Programme. This scheme is managed by the agency through the Parliamentary Secretariat for Research, Innovation,... A4U Award Ceremony  17/03/201428 youth organizations were presented with financial grants amounting up to €1,500 each under the scheme A4U. The aim of the scheme, which was launched for the first time last November, is to assist youth organizations to further develop their activities and ideas and at the same time to enable... National Youth Campaign - MEP Elections 2014  10/03/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ has joined forces with Kunsill Nazzjonali Żgħażagħ and the European Parliament Office in Malta in a National Youth Campaign in order to promote young people’s participation, active citizenship and European citizenship in particular. This campaign aims to raise awareness of ci... The Debate Society League  07/03/2014Last week the Debate Society League took off with the first two debates held at the University of Malta. The Debate Society was re-introduced at University by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Kunsill Studenti Universitarji. The league is taking the format of a competition in which teams compe... Make your choice – Through the ballot box  07/03/2014National Youth Campaign Launch: MEP Elections 2014 – Debate in Gozo Aġenzija Żgħażagħ together with Kunsill Nazzjonali Żgħażagħ and the European Parliament Office in Malta organised another debate related to the National Youth Campaign organised by the League of Young Voters Malta as part of... A new Youth Spot in Gozo  06/03/2014On Saturday 1st March 2014, the Hon Parliamentary Secretary for Reseach, Innovation, Youth and Sports, Dr Stefan Bountempo together with the Hon Minister for Gozo, Dr Anton Refalo officially opened the Youth Spot. This is a space within the Żebbuġ Local Council which has recently been renovated as p... 'Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ' applications can now be downloaded  19/02/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ together with Kunsill Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb are launching once again the contest “Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ” to assist the production of Maltese literature for adolescents. This is targeted to authors who produce texts for adolescents, specifically young people aged 13 t... Launch of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ's survey: Democratic Participation - listening to the voice of young people  17/02/2014Following on the Government's decision to amend the electoral law and allow 16 and 17 year olds to vote in local elections, the Parliamentary Secretary for Research and Innovation, Youth and Sport decided to conduct a survey of young people to gauge their attitude to this development as well as ... The launch of an initiative of the No Hate Speech Campaign  14/02/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ joined forces with SOS Malta and the American Embassy in order to create more awareness on a national level about the No Hate Speech Campaign. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is the National Coordinating Agency for the No Hate Speech Campaign. The campaign is one of the priorities of the Council... Launch of the fifth edition of the Youth Local Councils  13/02/2014Almost 220 young people from 29 localities around Malta and Gozo are participating in the fifth edition of the Youth Local Councils. The aim of the project is to encourage young people to become active participants in their localities. A youth worker is present to assist young people throughout t... Be Active: Developing ideas together  11/02/2014Dr Stefan Buontempo, Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport has launched a new scheme to support youth organisation and youth groups entitled Be Active: Developing ideas together. The aim of the scheme is to provide financial assistance to organisations/groups that are ... Youth Information and Counselling  10/02/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, in collaboration with Eryica (European Youth Information and Counselling Agency), and funded by the Youth in Action Programme hosted a 4 day seminar in Malta about youth information and counselling. Taking part in this seminar were participants from Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Finl... A4U Żgħażagħ Scheme  09/02/2014Dr Stefan Buontempo, Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport has launched the A4U Żgħażagħ Scheme during the Careers Convention that is being organised by KSU on campus. The aim of the scheme is to provide financial assistance to organisations/groups that are providing a se... Outreach to Detached Youth Work!  03/02/2014A training course ‘Outreach to Detached Youth work’ is being organised by Agenzija Zghazagh in collaboration with EUPA on 18-20.02.2014 at The YouthHub Santa Venera.  The seminar will be lead by Dr Brian Belton who is a UK academic and practitioner with an extensive experience in wo... Malta Music Awards - Free Tickets!!!  30/01/2014For the third year running Aġenzija Żgħażagħ teamed up with the Malta Music Awards to organise the Upcoming Artist Award. We have a number of free tickets that we would like to give to young people on a first come first served basis. So if you would like to collect free tickets for yourself and ... Kors ta' Food Handling  21/01/2014Aġenzija Żgħażagħ se tkun qiegħda tagħti opportunita` lil ħmistax –il żagħżugħ li għandhom bejn erbatax u tletin sena biex jagħmlu l-kors tal-Food Handling. Dan il-kors se jkun qiegħed isir f’żewġ partijiet ġewwa l-Youth Café Msida. L-ewwel parti: Sibt 8 ta’ Frar 9:00 &nd... Opportunity to attend training course in Armenia  14/01/2014Agenzija Zghazagh is looking for one youth worker/youth leader to attend a course on Motivation in Armenia. The training course will be held between the 16-25 March 2014. Accommodation and food are provided and 70% of all travelling costs are covered by the hosting organisation. The deadline to appl... Democratic Participation Survey  07/01/2014In view of the current Vote 16 campaign, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ would like to consult young people regarding their views on Democratic Participation. All young people aged between 13 and 30 years are kindly being requested to spare a few minutes of their time by completing a short survey which can access... Malta Music Awards  07/01/2014As part of its Empowerment Programme Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with the team of Malta Music Awards is offering an opportunity to young artists or bands, between the age of 18 and 30 who have never released or aired any original material and are still struggling to break into the music scene... TAĦŻIŻ2  07/01/2014Is-sejħa għal TAĦŻIŻ2 għas-sena 2014 ġiet estiża sal-24 ta' Jannar għal żgħażagħ bejn it-18 u t-30 sena. L-applikazzjonijiet ikunu aċċettati sa nofsinhar. Il-format se jibqa’ simili għal tal-ewwel edizzjoni, jiġifieri l-qofol tiegħu se jkunu tliet seminars residenzjali, b’pubblikazzj... TAĦŻIŻ2  27/11/2013The call for applications of TAĦŻIŻ2 during 2014 is open for youths between 18 and 25 years of age. The project’s format will be similar to that of the first edition; with its climax being three residence seminars, including a publication and certificate which will be handed to the participant... DJ V Goes P-arty - Ziguzajg  27/11/201323rd November 2013 @ the Museum of Fine Arts Agenzija Zghazagh in collaboration with the National Museum of Fine Arts and Ziguzajg have once again organised a very successful event to celebrate art and creativity. For those of you that don’t know Ziguzajg is the National Arts Festival for C... “Let’s co-operate with our neighbours for our Europe” – 3rd-9th September 2013  24/09/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was the Maltese organisation representing Malta during this Youth in Action funded partnership building activity (PBA), that took place at Casteldaccia in Palermo earlier this month. The idea behind this training course was to establish and join in an international network of partn... Awards of the Fourth Edition of ‘Konkors Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ’  24/09/2013During the award ceremony organized by the Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and Kunsill Nazzjonali Tal-Ktieb at Il-Forn Wine Bar and Art Gallery, Vittoriosa, Hon. Dr. Stefan Buontempo, Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport, announced the two main winners, Charles Casha with ‘L-Eww... EU Youth Conference in Vilnius (Lithuania)  17/09/2013The Lithuanian Presidency together with the European Youth Forum and the Lithuanian Youth Council has organized the EU Youth Conference in Vilnius (Lithuania) from the 9th - 12th of September. Policy makers and youth representatives from all Member States of the EU, candidate and EFTA countries ... News Update - August 2013 Issue 31  17/09/2013 Call for 'Youth in Action' Projects - Last round for 2013!!!  28/08/2013 Diploma Diploma course in Social Studies focusing on Gender and Development at University of Malta  22/08/2013Have you always wanted to go to university but never found the time to do so? Are you interested in furthering your education? Would you like to study on a part-time basis as a mature student? If the answer to the above questions is YES, you are STILL IN TIME TO APPLY for the Diploma... BeSmartOnline! Information Session  20/08/2013As part of the BeSmartOnline! project, the Office of the Commissioner for Children shall be organizing an information session which will be held on the 2nd September with the intent of encouraging participation and also provide additional information on the eligibility criteria and other important i... Call for Catering Services - Interactive Media Project (PIX)  20/08/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, is requesting quotations for the provision of catering services for events being organised as part of the Project Interactive Media Project (PIX) for youths starting on 14 September 2013 till 20 September 2013. Quotations are to be submitted by Friday 23 August 2013 noon by em... Youth Organisations Support Scheme / Call for Interest - Second Call!!  13/08/2013Agenzija Zghazagh is launching the Youth Organisations Support Scheme and an Expression of Interest for youth group. Youth Organisations Support Scheme For further information and guidelines for Youth Organisations Support Scheme (registered VOs and registered with Agenzija Zghazagh) please c... Call for Youth Work Service for Youth Local Councils/Empowerment Projects.  13/08/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for a Youth Work Contract Service to be provided to implement the Youth Local Council Project and other empowerment projects developed by the Agency.      The roles and responsibilities ... Call for Youth Work Service  08/08/2013Call for Youth Work Service at the Youth Cafes managed by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for a Youth Work Contract Service to be provided at the Youth Cafes in Valletta, Cottonera, Qawra and Msida. &nb... Call for Administration and Accounts Assistance Service  08/08/2013Call for Administration and Accounts Assistance Service at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for the Youth Local Council Project and other Empowerment Projects. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for administration and accounts assistance servi... 72 Hours - marathon of voluntary work  01/08/2013Dates: 5 -8th September 2013 Venue: Malta Target group: Young people between the age of 10 and 30 Summary: "72 Hours" consists of a 72-hour long marathon of voluntary work taking place between the 5th and 8th September 2013. The idea is that a large group of young people will be e... 'Tgħanniqa' Summer Project  30/07/2013'Tgħanniqa' an official NGO situated in Bormla is in need of volunteers over the age of 20 and who have O' Level education standard, to join the Tghanniqa Summer Project. This is going to be held every Monday from 6 pm till 8 pm. Those interested to work with children in an afternoon s... When Social Meet Rights – Training Course to be held in Tallinn – Estonia between 1st – 8th September 2013  23/07/2013Are you between 18 and 30 years of age? Do you want to learn more about the meaning and significance of European Social Rights, in a non-formal context using experiential learning such as simulations, role plays, discussion, problem solving activities, reflection groups and interactive workshops?... Youth Information One-Stop-Shop (YIOSS) now open in Old Theatre Street Valletta  23/07/2013On Thursday 18th July, during the opening ceremony of the YIOSS, the European Youth Information Charter was signed by Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport, Stefan Buontempo in the presence of Mr Davide Capecchi, Director of ERYICA (European Youth Information and Councell... Announcment of the three winning projects of 'Kunsilli Lokali taż-Żgħażagħ'  16/07/2013250 youth from 22 different local councils participated in the fourth edition of the ‘Kunsilli Lokali taż-Żgħażagħ’. The Hon. Dr Stefan Buontempo Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sports, announced the three winning projects on Wednesday 10th July in the Aġe... Training Course - Hey! What´s going on? Advanced Training on Group Processes and Facilitation  11/07/2013Dates: 7-15 October 2013 Venue: Laugar, Sælingsdal, Iceland Target group: youth workers, group leaders and trainers with some reflected experience in working with groups. Objectives: To experience and reflect upon the real-life processes of a group, over a number of days; to gain ... Training Course - BiTriMulti (BTM) in Ireland  10/07/2013Dates: 27th November to 1st December Target group: Full-time youth workers dealing directly with young people in developing their first international Youth Exchange in the framework of the YOUTH IN ACTION programme and the future youth programme from 2014 Objectives: - To provide an informed ... Training Course - Contrib-Uth-tion reloaded – The value of active participation  10/07/2013Dates: 10-17 November 2013 Venue: Plasencia (Cáceres), Spain Target group: Youth leaders, Young people from organisations with little or no experience in active participation who would like to start up new projects. Objectives:. “Contrib-Uth-tion reloaded” is a 7-day... Quality Markt: Project Management... Deadline Extended to 5th July!!!!  02/07/2013Did you have a project proposal turned down in any one of the recent YiA deadlines?? So we have the perfect solution!! A training course that we know for sure it will help you with making your future applications or re-submissions better, and of higher quality. Date: 19-21 July 2013 Venue:... DEADLINE EXTENDED - Apply now to the World Summit Youth Award 2013  28/06/2013The WSYA selects and promotes best practice in e-content and new media, demonstrates young people’s potential to create outstanding digital content and serves as a platform for people from all UN member states to work together in the efforts to put the UN Millennium Development Goals into acti... Youth Stop – Information Centre to open on 18th July in Old Theatre Street Valletta  28/06/2013Do you need information on job or training opportunities? Do you need advice on how to fill in a job application or prepare for an interview? Do you need guidance in choosing a career path or in developing your skills and talents? or do you just need personal support, someone to talk to about ... Youth Organisations Support Scheme / Call for Interest  28/06/2013Agenzija Zghazagh is launching the Youth Organisations Support Scheme and an Expression of Interest for youth group. Youth Organisations Support Scheme For further information and guidelines for Youth Organisations Support Scheme (registered VOs and registered with Agenzija Zghazagh) ... APPLY NOW!! - Our White Sea V: NGO cooperation in EuroMed…. 10 years and beyond  21/06/2013Dates: 1-6 July 2013 | Malta Venue: Paradise Bay Hotel ( Full Board) Price: 10 Euro only Deadline to apply: EXTENDED until Wednesday 26th June 2013 The title of the meeting originated from the name attributed to the Mediterranean Sea by the Islamic World; Our Middle Sea and the by Roman... Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs: EU Exchange Programme for Entrepreneurs  18/06/2013Are you thinking of starting your own business, or have you recently done so?  Or perhaps you are already running a successful business and would like to expand it to new markets, or get fresh ideas? The Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs programme is beneficial for those individuals who are ... Food 4 Thought III - Youth Exchange in Lombardia, Italy  18/06/2013Malta UNESCO Youth Association is looking for participants to participate in the youth exchange '3rd Edition of Food for Thought' to take place in July in the Lombardia region in Italy.  Dates: 19th - 29th July, 2013 Age: 18 ‐ 25 yesrs old. Location: Monte Campione, on the Alps cl... Call for Applications - Discovering Young Leaders Programme (DYLP 2013)  13/06/2013The Commonwealth Youth Programme (CYP) - Africa Centre of the Commonwealth Secretariat is announcing and calling for applications for the 2013 edition of Discovering Young Leaders (DYLP). DYLP is designed as an online interactive youth leadership training programme which aims to empower young leader... Call for a Youth Information Officer Service  11/06/20131. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, within the Ministry of Education and Employment, is inviting applications for a Youth Information Officer Contract Service to be provided at the Youth Stop Information Centre that will open in Old Theatre Street, Valletta by the end of June. 2. The roles and responsibilities ... Information meetings on the use of Internet  10/06/2013Malta Communications Authority and Ċentru AĊĊESS Kottonera invite you to attend one or more of these`information meetings on the use of the Internet to learn more about the use of Internet Banking, how to buy products and Internet services and see how well you can start communicating through Social ... Divergent Thinkers - A Call for Young Artists Proposals DEADLINE EXTENDED to 14th June 2013  04/06/2013As part of its Empowerment Programme Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity is organising a collective exhibition for young artists. Divergent Thinkers is an innovative exhibition about the "brainstorming" mental processes involved in the creation o... Malta Sports Scholarships 2013 – Now Open!!  30/05/2013The Parliamentary Secretariat for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport from the Ministry for Education and Employment announced today the opening of the Malta Sports Scholarship scheme for this year. This scheme is designed for those who wish to specialize in the training of any sport or any academ... Youth Leaders and night-shift workers needed for Rights4U Children's Rights Course  29/05/2013The Office of the Commissioner for Children is holding three Rights 4U courses, for young people between the ages of 13 and 15. The topic for this year's courses will be in line with the European year dedicated to Active Citizenship. These will be held in the coming months as follows:  Ma... European Youth Week 2013 - Aboard the Citizen Ship  27/05/2013The Hon Stephan Buontempo together with Mr Robert Debono, Head of the European Union Programme Agency, Ms Anthony Mifsud President of KDZ and Ms Miriam Teuma CEO Agenzija Zghazagh launched the European Youth Week on Saturday 25th May at the Msida Skate Park. Following the opening ceremony Hon Buonte... Graffiti Jam  22/05/2013All great things come to an end, unfortunately! The Graffiti Jam on Human Rights project developed by Agenzija Zghazagh in collaboration with the Anna Lindh Foundation – Malta Network, Geminairie Group, Troglodyte and Kunsill Malti ghal-Isport has come to an end this weekend. For anyone that w... GRAFFITI JAM on HUMAN RIGHTS + SKATEBOARDING & BMX COMPETITION  21/05/2013Graffiti Jam on Human Rights is a project developed Agenzija Zghazagh in collaboration with the Anna Lindh Foundation – Malta Network, Geminairie Group, Troglodyte and Kunsill Malti ghal-Isport. The project will take place at the Skate Park in tal-Qroqq, Msida between the 18th May and the 26th... Youth Week 2013 - Aboard the Citizen Ship  20/05/2013 The UNAOC EF Summer School - All Costs Covered!! APPLY NOW  19/05/2013The conviction that youth are a driving force for positive social change is the basis for the UNAOC - EF Summer School 2013 which will be held at the Campus of the EF International Language Center in Tarrytown, New York, USA between 24 August 2013 - 31 August 2013. This week-long summer school br... Opportunity to Participate in Dance Workshop  16/05/2013 Expressions of Interest - Call for Youthworkers  16/05/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, is requesting quotations for the provision of services of three youthworkers to take part in the activities of the project: Aboard the Citizen Ship taking place between the 25th May and 2nd June 2013. The selection will be based on experience, qualifications and refere... Scholarships in Italy 2013/2014 - Ministry of Foreign Affairs  14/05/2013The Italian Government is offering 30 months of scholarships, carrying an allowance of €800, for language courses, graduate and postgraduate studies, art, music and Italian culture, to be availed of during the academic year 2013/14. Detailed information can be found here. Before filling the ... Scholarships in the Arabic Language 2013 - (For Maltese citizens only)  14/05/2013The Tunisian Ministry of Higher Education is offering scholarships to Maltese students who wish to follow an intensive course in the Arabic language. The course is being organized by the Bourguiba Institute for the period 3rd July 2013 to 3rd August 2013 Preliminary registration must be made on the ... Training Courses - Training of Trainers for European YOUTH in ACTION Projects 2013/2014  14/05/2013This Training of Trainers lasts a year and consists of  • three residential seminars • an international training project you design and run with some other participants • ongoing e-learning • ongoing mentoring with one of the course trainers as your mentor • lea... Arts Live-in Weekend  09/05/2013If you are interested in cultural activities and enjoy drama, music and dance, then go ahead and sign up for our live-in weekend and all that will follow!  At this live-in weekend, twenty chosen young people (aged between 18-30 years) will receive training from an Artistic and Performance Direc... Expressions of Interest - Call for Youth Leaders  07/05/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, partners with SOS Malta and partly responsible for the implementation of the Youth Upbeat project, is requesting quotations for the provision of hospitality services for events being organised as part of the project starting 24th May 2013 ending 26th May 2013.  Quotations ... Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme (YSSS)  02/05/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ together with APS Bank are offering through the Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme (YSSS) the opportunity to youth aged between 18 and 30 years to apply for a soft loan at a subsidised rate of interest to further their studies abroad or to follow distance learning courses, provide... Expressions of Interest - Call for Hospitality Services  30/04/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, partners with SOS Malta and partly responsible for the implementation of the Youth Upbeat project, is requesting quotations for the provision of hospitality services for events being organised as part of the project starting 24th May 2013 ending 26th May 2013.  Quotations ... National Youth Parliament  30/04/2013The Kunsill Nazzjonali taż-Żgħażagħ (KNŻ) is again organizing the National Youth Parliament. You can apply by filling out this form by 31 May 2013. The topics to be discussed are: Young Adults (13 to 17 years): The importance of sport in our country: most active Youth The education syst... 6th edition of "Sea of Words" literary contest launched  25/04/2013The Anna Lindh Foundation and the European Institute of the Mediterranean invites you to participate in the 6th Edition of the “Sea of Words” literary contest. In the framework of the European Year of Citizens, the contest will focus this year on the development of participatory democ... The National Enterprise Support Awards  25/04/2013On the 11th April 2013 the Government launched the National Enterprise Support Awards with the aim to reward those entities which support entrepreneurship and the promotion of enterprise growth. These are jointly organised by the Enterprise Policy Directorate and the Commerce Department. T... Training Projects for Persons Actively Involved/Working with Young People – 2013  23/04/2013EUPA and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ launched a publication of the trainings projects for Youth Workers and Youth Leaders to be held during this year. We encourage you to participate enthusiastically and to take part by applying on the website www.yia.eupa.org.mt. For more information and / or details f... Call for EVS volunteers - Youth together for the forest of Xylokastro  17/04/2013Orfeas Organization would like to host EVS volunteers to support and help in the everyday work of the environmental program of the municipality of Xylokastro - Evrostinis. This includes helping to protect the forest of Xylokastro, protect the coast, planting new trees, they will help making new and ... Scholarship for the City and Guilds Diploma in Women’s Hairdressing (MQF 3)  11/04/2013YWCA (Malta) is once again proud to announce a Hairdressing Scholarship grant kindly sponsored by the directors of the International School of Hairdressing.  The scholarship is available to women of Maltese nationality over 16 years of age. Aside from aspirant's willingness, interest an... "Europe, I've got something to tell you" - Annual Photo Competition  11/04/2013Would you like to win up to EUR 2,000 worth of photographic equipment, plus a trip to Brussels? Then it's time to get your camera out and start snapping! In the framework of the 2013 European Year of Citizens, the PES Group in the Committee of the Regions (CoR) has launched on 1 March the si... Free In-Service Training Courses in Italy  11/04/20131. European Projects design, management and funding: how to develop a good learning project and get the funds. Dates: 03-09/11/2013 Venue: Bologna  2. Addressing the challenges of providing language and integration courses for migrants. Dates: 17-23/11/2013 Venue: Bologna 3. European ... Would you like to join us for an amazing experience?  10/04/2013SEYF Malta is looking for 2 participants for a youth exchange in Italy. Caffè e Carcadè is a multilateral youth exchange that will involve 48 young people coming from 8 different countries of the European Union and North Africa Region: Greece, Malta, Spain, Italy, Algeria, Tunisia, ... Bosco Summer School 2013  10/04/2013Bosco Summer School, this year being the 15th edition of such an event, is a unique six-week educational experience held at Salesjani Sliema with the aim of providing fun in a family atmosphere for all those attending. One of it’s most cherishable aspects is that it is from the young to the yo... Annual Report 2012  05/03/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ presented ‘Rapport ta’ Ħidma 2012’ by means of an organized activity for young people, youth organizations and all those working in the youth field. During this activity the young people had the opportunity to rate Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and give suggestions and ideas ... Online Survey - Perceptions of Young Commonwealth Citizens  28/02/2013We invite you to take this Online 10 - 15 minutes Survey on Perceptions of Young Commonwealth Citizens. The purpose of the survey is: 1. To provide a platform for hearing and listening to the voices of young people on issues that are close to their hearts, 2. To foster a better understanding... 'Migrants in Europe': Commission launches Europe-wide multimedia competition  28/02/2013The European Commission, DG HOME has launched the multimedia competition which aims to give young artists and communicators an opportunity to reflect on the contribution of migrants to the European society today by producing artwork that expresses their views on the issue, capturing the role migrant... The Digital Librarian Competition  28/02/2013The National Book Council in conjunction with the Ministry of Education and Employment, the Malta Libraries Council and the Library Information and Archive Sciences Department of the University of Malta is launching a competition for all secondary, post-secondary and MCAST students.  Submiss... Call for Expression of Interest for Conducting a Study on Vulnerable Young People  27/02/2013Following its research Mirrors and Windows: Maltese young people’s perception of themselves, their families, communities and society, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ intends to conduct a study which focuses on the same issues through the perspective of vulneralble young people. Interested parties to subm... Voluntary post at GetUpStandUp!  24/02/2013 Training Course - Taking Chances!  19/02/2013Dates: 6-11 April 2013 |  Venue: Arnhem, Netherlands Objectives: Taking Chances! is a training on the spirit of initiative and entrepreneurial attitude for youth workers in inclusive youthwork. Empowerment of young people, the spirit of initiative and entrepreneurial learning are... Training Course - REAL DEAL  19/02/2013Dates: 2-7 April 2013  Venue: Estonia Objectives: Make a Real Deal with partners: find them in the activity, get to know them and form partnerships. Make a Real Deal with competences: learn about youth exchanges and make good quality plans. Quite shortly: Its a Real Deal with Youth i... CALL for Maltese Participants: European Partnership on Adult Education and Mobility for Social Inclusion (EPAEMSI)  19/02/2013  Dates: 2nd March- 4th March 2013 Application Deadline: 19th February 2013 For more info Please click here. Project co-funded by the European Commission through Lifelong Learning Programme & run by Malta UNESCO Youth Association (MUYA)   Pan European Conference: Intercultural Malta - Stronger Communities, Better Cities.  07/02/2013The overall objective of this conference is to develop, through the exchange of experience and ideas, recommendations and guidelines for the creation of intercultural cities in Malta that actively promote and enable the integration of Third Country Nationals into Maltese Society.    Da... Free* Computer Training at Qawra Access Centre  07/02/2013Qawra Access Centre and the Foundation for Educational are in the process of collecting information from residents who may be potentially interested to apply for free* Computer training opportunities - part of the ‘Community Integration through Non Formal Education’ Project which is bein... An opportunity to network and learn new methodologies for social inclusion - Information Session  02/02/2013We are strong believers that collaboration is the best way to go and for this reason we would like to invite you to an information session about a Grundtvig project we are partners in; 'European Partnership for Adult Education & Mobility for Social Inclusion'. This project is co-funded b... Sehsüchte 2013 / Children’s and Youth Films - Call for Entries!!!  02/02/2013Sehsüchte is inviting filmmakers around the world submit children’s and youth films for the 42nd International Student Film Festival taking place in Potsdam- Babelsberg, Germany between 23rd and 28th April 2013. Admitted are feature-length and short films of all genres and forms, that a... Malta Music Awards - Free Tickets!!!  01/02/2013For the second year running Aġenzija Żgħażagħ teamed up with the Malta Music Awards to organise the Upcoming Artist Award. The nominees for this year are Mojo, Ylenia Vella and Kelly Busutill. We have a number of free tickets that we would like to give to our members on a first come first served... Child and Youth Finance International  29/01/2013Youth Engagement The Child and Youth Finance movement is looking for active children and youth to join us in our quest for Youth Economic Empowerment. Schools, community centers and young people all over the world are welcome to join the Movement and get one of our exclusive awards in these three... Mental Health - Empowering Caregivers Course 2013  29/01/2013The 20 hour annual Empowering Course will attempt to help participants understand mental illness and work on skills like problem-solving, communication skills and crisis management, that help the person affected recover a better quality of life. This course is intended for family members, all thos... TAĦŻIŻ - DEADLINE EXTENDED to Monday 28th January 2013.  24/01/2013 A Creative Writing Programme As part of its Empowerment Programme Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Għaqda tal-Malti - Università & Fondazzjoni AWL is inviting young writers aged between 18 and 25 years to participate in TAĦŻIŻ programme, for a series of three intensive resi... EXTENDED to Friday 1st February - Advanced Drama Tools for Youth Workers/Leaders -  24/01/2013The 5 day training programme will focus on training youth workers/leaders to use drama tools which would enable them to motivate and engage young people to participate in projects of a European and Intercultural nature and dimension. The training itself will be a hands on experience which allows the... Go Transnational - EXTENDED to 25th January 2013  23/01/2013Training Course - Go Transnational Dates: 1 - 3 February 2013 Venue: Malta Target group: Project Leaders and those interested in applying for projects under the Youth in Action Programme are invited to attend this Training Course in order to learn about opportunities and be more aware of oppor... Competition - The European Parliament: Why Should I Care?  21/01/2013WHAT? Tell us why the European Parliament matters to you and why you plan to vote in the 2014 EP elections. HOW By creatively and originally: write, sing, paint, dance, film, develop new applications for social media or smartphones, organise public events or whatever else comes to your mind. ... MA and PhD Fellowships at Central European University  21/01/2013Central European University is an English-language, graduate university located in Budapest, Hungary. CEU offers MA and PhD programs in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy, business management, economics, environmental sciences and policy, and mathematics. CEU is committed to attract... Advanced Drama Tools for Youth Workers - Call for catering services  20/01/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, is requesting quotations for the provision of catering services for events being organised as part of the project starting in February 9th and ending February 13th 2013. Quotations are to be submitted by noon on Friday 1st February 2013 by email on jasonmizzi@yahoo.com.au Fo... Training Course - X-Change: Creativity, Inclusion and Empowerment  16/01/2013Dates: 21-24 March 2013  Venue: Cork City, Ireland Contact making seminar for youth workers and leaders to develop Youth Exchanges with a focus on Creativity, Inclusion and Empowerment.  For more information click here. Deadline to apply: 18 January 2013 European Charlemagne Youth Prize – Apply Now!!!  16/01/2013The Charlemagne Prize is awarded to projects undertaken by young people who foster understanding, promote the development of a shared sense of European identity, and offer practical examples of Europeans living together as one community. The prize for the best project is €5000, the second, &... Opening of the third Youth Café  14/01/2013The third Youth Café in Birgu was officially opened by the Prime Minister a week before Christmas. The Youth Café in Birgu is housed in the Cottonera Aċċess Centre which offers a number of government services which include job related, housing and social services thus our youths will b... Fourth edition of the contest “Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ”  09/01/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ together with Kunsill Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb are launching the fourth edition of the contest “Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ” to assist the production of Maltese literature for adolescents. This is targeted to authors who produce texts for adolescents, meaning young people age... Call for participants - The Lycian Way Project  05/01/2013Call for 4 participants (2 male + 2 female)from Malta, aged between 18 and 25 to participate in a Youth in Action Project, to be organized in Cirali and Adrasan (Antalya), Turkey. Participants will be walking about 18-24km through the Lycian Way paths. Participants experienced in ou... Training Course - BiTriMulti (BTM) in Greece  02/01/2013Dates: 10-14 April 2013 Venue: Greece Target group: Target group: This Training course is for Maltese practitioners active in the youth work field or active in a group of young people and/or NGO Objectives: To enable particapnts to develop their competences in setting up quality Youth Exchang... Music Tuition for Young People in Band Clubs - 2nd Edition  02/01/2013Aġenzija Żgħażagħ proudly present the second edition of ‘It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda’, as part of the Youth Empowerment Programme managed by the same agency, within the Parliamentary Secretariat for Youth and Sport as well as with the cooperation of Band Clubs As... Pitch your Idea event  30/12/2012After this year’s success, with a total of 9 Maltese commissioned works, 198 artists(1) and an investment of €54,642, ŻiguŻajg is proud to present the ŻiguŻajg Lab ‘Pitch your Idea event’! Preparations for next year’s Festival are well underway, and we are lookin... Call for participants - Symposium: The Current Crisis and Youth  29/12/2012Symposium: The Current Crisis and Youth – Impact and Ways Forward.  Dates: 20-21 February 2013 Venue: European Youth Centre, Strasbourg (France) Target group: policy-makers, researchers, youth workers and youth NGOs representatives from all over Europe  Objectives: The curre... Best Wishes to Everyone!!  29/12/2012 Important Notification - Change in Telephone Numbers  12/12/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ has changed all contact numbers. The general landline is 2258 6700. For the contact details of members of staff please click here   Invitation for Conference: EUROPASS - Improving job prospects for young people  10/12/2012The EUROPASS portfolio is a set of documents that allow people to record qualifications, skills and competences in order to find employment or to further their studies both in Malta and abroad. This includes both qualifications obtained through formal education and those skills and competences acqui... Youth Local Councils - 4th Edition  29/11/2012More than 240 young people are participating in the fourth edition of Youth Local Councils. The project has gained popularity amongst young people. In fact it has given the opportunity for participation to almost 900 young people between the ages of fourteen to eighteen across the four years it has ... DayCul - Act Daily, Think Interculturally– APPLY NOW!  27/11/2012Training Course on Cultural Diversity and Intercultural learning Dates: 22 February - 1 March 2013 Venue: Larnaca, Target group: Youth workers, Youth leaders, Project managers Objectives: This training aims at developing the intercultural competencies of youth workers and leaders in organi... Ziguzajg Festival for Children and Young People  25/11/2012This year Aġenzija Żgħażagħ teamed up with Żigużajg and provided ten youth groups with the opportunity to develop a number of giant puppets and participate in the celebration parade that was held on Sunday 25thNovember 2012 Żigużajg is an International Arts Festival for Children and Young Peopl... The Center for Cultural Diplomacy Studies Forthcoming Academic Programs  24/11/2012Call for Applications: The Center for Cultural Diplomacy Studies Educational programs range from week-long seminars and distance E- Learning programs, designed specifically for governmental officials, academics, and professionals who are not able to leave their current positions, to interdiscipli... ICD Young Leaders’ Forums - Forthcoming Weeklong Seminars  22/11/2012(Berlin, November – December 2012) www.icd-ylf.org The ICD Young Leaders' Forums are international networks of like-minded young individuals with an interest in developing, supporting, and sustaining Intercultural Relations. We are currently accepting applications for the followin... The ICD Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy 2012  22/11/2012“The Power of the Arts & Culture to Promote Democracy & Global Peace” (Berlin, December 13th – 16th, 2012) The aim of the conference is to review in detail, debate, and evaluate the most significant developments in 2012 in the field of Cultural Diplomacy, International ... Training Course - Variety is a plus! Deadline to apply EXTENDED  21/11/2012Dates: 30th November- 2nd December 2012 Venue: Malta Target group: Project managers, Youth leaders, Youth workers & coaches. Objectives: The importance to enhance inclusion aspect in the YiA programme by focusing on inclusive growth and inclusive social society with a focus on poverty, ma... Together for Social Rights - International meeting – APPLY NOW!  21/11/2012Dates: 25th February – 2nd March 2013 Venue: European Youth Centre in Strasbourg, France Target group:  Youth workers and representatives of local authority from the Council of Europe member states working on access to social rights for young people and social policy issues... Nobel Peace Prize 2012  14/11/2012It's also yours: come and receive the Nobel Peace Prize 2012 Congratulations! Did you know that you have won the prestigious Nobel peace prize? This year the European Union and its 500 million people were awarded this prize for turning Europe from a continent of wars into a continent of pe... Award of ‘Żagħżugħ tas-Sena’ 2012  14/11/2012The Kerygma Movement opened the nominations for the prize for the Award of ‘Żagħżugħ tas-Sena’ with the aim to shed light on the commitment of Christian youth in society. If you like to nominate someone please click here to download application and rules.     Send your ... SOHO in Malta - European Training Course for EVS Support People - APPLY NOW!  05/11/2012European Training Course for EVS Support People Dates: 14-18 March 2013 Venue: Malta Target group: Youth workers, EVS mentors/tutors Objectives: To increase the quality of EVS activities through development of competencies (knowledge, skills and attitudes) of key actors involved in the sup... BiTriMulti (BTM) in Iceland - APPLY NOW!  05/11/2012Multilateral Training Course for newcomers in youth exchanges Dates: 11-15 February 2013 Venue: Reykjavik, Iceland Target group: This Training course is for practitioners active in the youth work field or active in a group of young people and/or NGO Objectives: To enable particapnts to dev... The European Drug Prevention Prize  01/11/2012The European Drug Prevention Prize was launched for the first time in 2004. It is awarded every two years to three drug prevention projects that fully involve young people, either in the development and implementation of activities, the decision-making, the project management and/or the evaluation. ... Mini-Festival of Social Theatre  29/10/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in conjunction with the Malta Drama Centre is launching a mini-festival of Social Theatre for the very first time in Malta. This is another project organized by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ as part of the Empowerment programme. The mini-festival, which is open to actors between 18 and 30, e... Europass - Survey questionnaires  24/10/2012To participate click here   ' Konkors Letteratura għaż-Żgħażagħ '  24/10/2012During an activity at St Thomas More College, Girls' Secondary School, Sta Lucia organized by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and Il-Kunsill Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb the Hon. Clyde Puli, Parliamentary Secretary for Youth and Sport was presented with the two published books of the winners of the Konkors Letteratur... Euro-Arab 'Training of trainers for democratic youth participation', Tunis 8-16 December 2012  23/10/2012The training course is co organised by the Youth Department of the Council of Europe and the League of Arab States, in cooperation with the Tunisian governmental youth partners.  The training course aims to train youth trainers and multipliers from European and Arab countries to develop and s... Project No matter what color you are (World is colourful)  22/10/2012Two full day training courses targeted at volunteers with the aim of identifying common problems, needs and possible ways to work together to fight against prejudice and stereotypes to foster understanding, tolerance and acceptance of marginalised minorities, migrants, people with disabilities and o... Youth Event (February 26, 2013) as part of the 5th United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Forum in Vienna (February 27-28, 2013)  18/10/2012This is a call to youth from all around the world wanting to build understanding and respect among various cultural and religious communities. • Are you between 18 and 35 years old? • Are you a member or a representative of a youth-lead organization? • Do you want to ... Expressions of Interest - Call for catering services  12/10/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, partners with SOS Malta and partly responsible for the implementation of the Youth Upbeat project, is requesting quotations for the provision of catering services for events being organised as part of the project starting in November 2012 ending April 2013. Quotations are to b... Opportunity for post secondary students to explore Entrepreneurship  12/10/2012Opportunity for post secondary students to explore Entrepreneurship Do you have what it takes to set up your own business? Are you ready to explore Entrepreneurship? Junior Achievement Young Enterprise (Malta) is giving you the opportunity to be part of The JA-YE (Malta) Company Programme 2... More Youth Opportunities - 'Karta Żgħażagħ' now launched  10/10/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ has officially become member of the European Youth Card Association (EYCA) and has launch ‘Karta Żgħażagħ’ (Youth Card), which gives Maltese and Gozitan youths the opportunity to benefit from discounts on hostels, hotels, museums, restaurants and other di... James Bond Skyfall Drawing Competition  08/10/2012To celebrate James Bond's fiftieth anniversary and in anticipation of the forthcoming SkyFall in local cinemas, Euro Media Forum, Science is Culture in conjunction with Eden Cinemas are proud to launch the James Bond drawing competition aimed at persons aged 16 and over. Participants are requ... We Mean Business National Info Day Malta  06/10/2012This initiative will bring together different stakeholders to exchange ideas on how to best exploit the opportunities offered by the European Lifelong learning programmes all over Europe, and to discover the benefits that European trainees can offer Maltese companies. The current programmes theref... Opportunity for coaches, youth workers and youth leaders!!  06/10/2012Training Course: Undercover - The Key Competences & YiA.  Dates: 26-28 October 2012 Venue: Santana Hotel, Qawra Nominal fee: €10 Deadline to apply is 11th October 2012 The aim of training course is to increase the awareness about the extent to which the Youth i... *EXTENDED* Malta Music Awards 2012 - Upcoming Artist Award  04/10/2012For the second consecutive year running as part of its Empowerment Programme Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is teaming up with the organisers of the Malta Music Awards to create a space for an upcoming young singer or band in this huge annual event. The Upcoming Artist Award targets young bands or singers, a... Youth Work - Now a Profession  03/10/2012Over the past ten years youth workers in Malta have been seeking to develop a professional identity of their own; an ethos and an ethic that is particular to a discipline, as opposed to being considered as an offshoot of social work, youth voluntary work or even sport and recreation activities. Yout... Mirrors and Windows - A study on Maltese Young People  01/10/2012Agenzija Zghazagh published a study on Maltese young people which portrays their perception and attitudes on a wide range of life issues during a seminar held at the Hotel Excelsior on Friday 29th September. The seminar aimed to present the study and provide the space for policy makers, young people... Survey - Young people combating hate speech online  27/09/2012In the framework of the project "Young people combating hate speech online", the Youth Department of the Council of Europe launches a survey on young people's attitudes and experience of online hate speech. The project aims to combat racism and discrimination in their online express... Seminar by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ to launch study on young people in Malta  26/09/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ commissioned a study called ‘Mirrors and Windows: Maltese Young People's Perception of Themselves, their Families, Communities and Society’. As the title implies, the aim behind this study is to construct social and cultural characteristics of young people, their vi... Expressions of Interest – Trainer for the Youth Upbeat project  20/09/2012  Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, partners with SOS Malta and partly responsible for the implementation of the Youth Upbeat project, is requesting quotations for the provision of training for Culture Ambassadors during October 2012. Quotations are to be submitted by noon on Wednesday 3rd October 2012 ... **Glimmer Train's Fiction Open**  20/09/2012Glimmer Train's looking forward to read your work!  Submissions from 2,000 to 20,000-word stories are welcome.  Deadline: September 30, 2012  Prizes: 1st place now wins $2,500* and, of course, publication in *Glimmer Train Stories*. 2nd place wins $1,000 and possible p... Żigużajg Arts Festival - Opportunity for Youth Organisations/ Youth Groups  17/09/2012This year Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is teaming up with Żigużajg to engage with youth organisations or groups of young people with a view to them becoming part of Żigużajg Festival. Żigużajg is an International Arts Festival for Children and Young People that is held annually in Valletta. The performances... Citizens Exchange Programme - Unique training opportunity  17/09/2012In the framework of the Regional Programme Citizens for Dialogue(2012-2014), the Anna Lindh Foundation is launching the Citizens Exchange Programme in the Euro-Med Region, with particular focus on the exchange among Arab civil society organisations, and between European and Arab civil society organi... The Smurfs – Saving Mother Nature Drawing competition  11/09/2012Euro Media Forum, Science is Culture in conjunction with Junior News and HandKrafts Toyshop are proud to launch The Smurfs – Saving Mother Nature drawing competition, in anticipation of the forthcoming The Smurfs 2 movie in local cinemas in July 2013. Children are invited to draw and colou... Training Course - Take the Future in your Hands – Empowerment of Youth in Conflict Settings  04/09/2012Dates: 21-29 October 2012 Venue: Arrouquelas, Portugal This training course aims to provide youth workers with competences on youth participation in order to strngthen the role of young people in peace building activities in conflict regions and settings across Europe. This training will focu... Book Box  27/08/2012http://webcms-02.abakushost.com/images/flags/MT.png Call for Finance and Accounts Officer  27/08/2012ETC Permit No: 172/2012 PAHRO Permit No: 22/2011/2 The Position Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking to recruit a full-time Finance and Accounts Officer. Applicants must be in possession of a Bachelors Degree in Accounting/Business/Commerce or equivalent in order to be eligible to apply. The Role T... Apply Now! Sport & Healthy living weekend!  27/08/2012The European Union Programmes Agency (EUPA) is organising a Training Course named 'Sport & Healthy living weekend!' Dates: 14-16 September 2012 Venue: Villa Psaigon Youth Activity Centre, Dingli, Malta The TC that is aimed for youth workers, youth leaders and those working with you... Walk-In Service - Career Guidance  23/08/2012 A Call for Full-time Youth Workers  13/08/2012ETC Permit No: 155/2012 PAHRO Permit No: 22/2011/1 The Position Aġenzija Żgħażagħ is seeking to recruit two full-time Youth Workers. Applicants must be in possession of a first degree in Youth and Community Studies in order to be eligible to apply. The Role The role of the Youth Workers ... Part-time Youth Coordinator  10/08/2012Context Youth Upbeat is a project led by SOS Malta in partnership with Aġenzija Żgħażagħ. It is co-financed by the ERF Annual Programme 2011 of the European Union. Youth Upbeat is a one year project with the objective of promoting integration between different sectors of Maltese society, in ... I Want to Continue Learning  07/08/2012 Call for Participants  02/08/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with SOS Malta, have started a new ERF project entitled “Youth Upbeat: Brush the Tempo of Interaction and Integration”. Youth Upbeat is a 1 year project with the objective of promoting integration between different sectors of Maltese society, in par... ABCDE for Young People - Apply!  30/07/2012A Polish NGO is organising a training course for youth workers and for those working with young people. The course with the title ABCDE for Young People was developed as a module for youth workers/trainers to assist them on how they can empower young people and improve their chances for employme... Training Courses Locally and Abroad  29/07/2012The European Union Programmes Agency (EUPA) is offering diverse training courses that you as a young person can benefit and learn from. All costs are covered for you so if you are interested hurry up as deadlines are going to close soon. For a full list of these training courses please visit the ... Opening of the first Youth Café in Malta  18/07/2012Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; ms... Divergent Thinkers - Art Exhibition  13/07/2012As part of its Empowerment Programme Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity and curated by Dr Raphael Vella is organising a collective exhibition for 7 young artists for the first time this year. Following an open call for artists, works by 7 young Maltese ar... European Youth Award  05/07/2012Submit a project and present it in Austria this November 2012! The 2012 call for the European Youth Award registration has been launched and will be open till July 16th. Innovative students & young people under 30 can enter their projects within the 6 following Categories: 1. Fight Povert... Chat Launched! - New service for young people  26/06/2012Kellimni.com a service to young people which is supported by Aġenzija APPOĠĠ, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, SOS Malta and Salesians of Don Bosco has launched the chat service in which young people are offered a space to speak to someone that can understands them online. The Chat is one to one communication... Summer School in Transcultural Counselling  25/06/2012Summer School in Transcultural Counselling 5th – 8th July 2012 University of Malta Valletta Campus The summer school is a four-day conference which undergraduate students may read as part of the study unit Selected Topics in Psychology (Smartcard refundable) and professionals as Continued... Short Stories Competition  25/06/2012The European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) and the Anna Lindh Foundation (ALF) have the pleasure to announce the launch of the Fifth Edition of the Sea of Words Literary Competition. We encourage the production of short stories that portray the different realities of the Euro-Mediterran... Spiderman and Batman Drawing Contest  16/06/2012A Spiderman drawing competition for children aged 13 and under has been launched.  Entrants are required to draw and colour a Spiderman picture. A Batman drawing competition has also been launched from the age of 14 upwards. All Spiderman and Batman entries will be exhibited at the Italia... It's time to VOLUNTEER - Training Seminar  13/06/2012The Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector is inviting your organisation to participate in Volunteer Organisations Coordinators’ Training starting on the 23rd June 2012. This Training is open to those involved in the running and management of a voluntary organisation, committee members, te... Apply for a Symposium: Arab spring: Youth participation for the promotion of peace, human rights and fundamental freedoms  12/06/2012Dates: 27-29 August 2012 Venue: Tunisia The symposium will bring together 120-150 policy makers, youth leaders and representatives, researchers, youth workers and other experts in youth policy from Europe and the Southern Mediterranean region and from the networks and projects of the co-organis... Young Volunteers and Young talented persons - Contact us!  12/06/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ would like to work with a group of young volunteers to organise different Summer Events at our outdoor premises! If you would like to be engaged in a group of young people to organise events aiming at promoting the talents of young people contact us by email on info.youthmalta@go... Apply for a Training Seminar in Turkey  31/05/2012This is an opportunity for a Maltese person who is interested in the youth field to take part in a training seminar that will take place in Turkey from 20-27 June 2012. General information: This training course will gather 30 young people from Turkey, Serbia, Macedonia, Malta, C.Republic, Latvia... Euro-Arab Youth Forum in Bethlehem - APPLY NOW!  31/05/2012The Euro-Arab Youth Forum will be held from 2 - 7 July 2012 in Bethlehem, Palestinian Authority. This Forum aims to support and foster cooperation and intercultural dialogue among Arab and European youth leaders based upon Youth Participation, Development and Human Rights. All European participa... Badminton Tournament  29/05/2012The Malta Employees Sports Association (MESA), which organizes sports activities for employees in government departments and entities, will hold the Badminton Tournament at the Cottonera Sports Complex on 29th and 31st May. The idea is to make two individual events (men and women) on Tuesday 29th Ma... Villa Psaigon OPEN DAY  28/05/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ would like to invite you to visit Villa Psaigon, within the limits of Dingli ... to see the residential facilities aimed at youth groups and youth organizations.                                  ... A call for Youth Workers  24/05/20121. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ within the Ministry of Education and Employment is inviting applications for Contract for Service of Youth Workers to work in the Youth Cafes which Aġenzija Żgħażagħ will be running within the AĊĊESS set up and to work at Aġenzija Żgħażagħ for its empowerment projects. 2. The... Apply for Training seminar in Austria  16/05/2012A call for two Maltese young people to participate in this training seminar: Get Ready! A training seminar will take place in Austria this summer. Participants from 13 different countries will be present. This seminar will focus on the following: Youth in Action Programme Intercultural D... An opportunity in Macedonia  11/05/2012A youth organisation from Macedonia will be holding a training course with the title ‘Portraying My Europe’ from the 1st June to the 7th June 2012, in Kavadarci, Macedonia. The participants, young journalists and experts in media communication coming from 13 different countries w... Open Day - Kirkop Sports Complex  09/05/2012Kunsill Malti għall-iSport (KMS) invites you to visit the Kirkop Sports Complex to participate during the Open Day. Anyone who visits the Complex during the Open Day can use the new simulator of shooting.  Also you can participate in the following: Free medical tests Abseiling A... Would you like to be a Young Ambassador?  03/05/2012Young people aged 18 to 23 years coming from 13 different countries will come together to jointly reflect on the reality of young people and the situation of youth information in their local realities. The final goal is to have the acquired knowledge, abilities and skills in order to become young am... Annual Report of the Parliamentary Secretariat for Youth and Sport  01/05/2012Kindly visit the Maltese version of this website as this press was published in Maltese. To view the report please click here. Competition for Artists:€2500 for the First Prize  22/04/2012Fanatic Studios is launching a competition to select a talented artist. Not only: All information gathered through the applications and interviewing process will be stored in a database which will enable us to identify the best suited individuals for participation in future projects for both loca... Young Volunteers Needed  21/04/2012Red Cross Malta would like to recruit young volunteers willing to help out with a project launched this year in collaboration with St. Vincent de Paul Residence. The year 2012 is the European Year for Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations. Hence this initiative aims to provide a visitin... Two Travel Grants for Young People  12/04/2012The Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe every year awards two travel grants – The Classical Travel Grant and The InterRail-Global Passes with the aim to give young people the opportunity to travel and explore Europe. Classical Travel Grant With this travel grant the Schwarzkopf Foundation ... Opportunity for 20 Young Researchers!  12/04/201220 Young Researchers to participate in the 3rd International Conference on "Integrative approaches towards sustainability" Jūrmala, Latvia, 27 – 30 June, 2012 The University of Latvia has the pleasure to invite you to the 3rd International Conference on "Integrative appr... Training Course for Young Bloggers and Online Activists  09/04/2012Dates: 20-27 May 2012 European Youth Centre Budapest The Council of Europe Youth Department invites all young bloggers and online activists concerned by human rights violations, hate speech online, discrimination and racism to apply for the training course taking place between 20-27 May 2012 in t... Free eLearning Course on Commonwealth Values  04/04/2012Embracing Commonwealth Values in Youth Development eLearning Course Pilot: Tuesday 1 May to 9 July 2012 The Commonwealth Youth Programme (CYP) is organising a new eLearning course on Commonwealth Values ! CYP is inviting 100 pilot participants from the four regions of the Commonwealth to p... Engineering Research Conference  04/04/2012The Faculty of Engineering, University of Malta is organising a one-day research conference. The event is intended to showcase research carried out at the Faculty through presentations and a poster session, delivered by postgraduate students reading for Master of Science and Doctoral Degrees. Dat... Training Courses and Seminars Abroad  03/04/2012Training course 11-17 June 2012 | Croatia This training course was developed to encourage the development of a critical, democratic and European Citizenship and in doing so, to support the implementation and quality of the «Youth in Action» Programme. Read more: Click here  A... An Opportunity for bursury in Phd Study in UK  02/04/2012Opportunity for a fee-waived three-year PhD bursary in Performative Social Science with Dr Kip Jones at Bournemouth University in the UK. Open to international applicants as well as EU residents. Detailed information can be found from the blog of Kip World by clicking here. Read the details a... Information Seminar on the Youth in Action Programme  26/03/2012 Volunteering experience in Tunisia - Applications open!  25/03/2012For the third year, ĊAMYouths will be organising a volunteering experience with children in La Goulette in Tunisia. This we will be organised together with the missionaries of Charity (Sisters of Mother Theresa). During this experience, emphasis will be given to the spiritual and community aspect. ... eSkills and eCareers Open Day!  24/03/2012MITA would like to invite you in getting to know more about eCareers, the roles available in the ICT industry and the skills that employers are looking for, to attend an event on Friday 30th March between 1000hrs – 1500hrs at the new MITA premises in Santa Venera. During the event you will ... Outdoor Programme for Young People  11/03/2012This programme which is being organised by KMS offers young people between the ages of 13 to 16 years an opportunity to participate in a full and fun programme for 8 weeks. The participants will have the chance to involve themselves in: Trekking               &nb... Social Theatre Contest – Call for Applications  08/03/2012The Social Theatre Contest seeks to provide an opportunity for young Maltese theatre groups to share, explore and develop their talents in the theatrical sphere! As part of its Empowerment Programme Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with Malta Drama Centre is organising a Social Theatre Contest ... Premju Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb 2012  07/03/2012Please refer to the Maltese version of this website, as material provided should be in Maltese.   Drama Tools for Youth Workers/Leaders  04/03/2012The 5 day training programme will focus on training youth workers/leaders to use drama tools which would enable them to motivate and engage young people to participate in projects of a European and Intercultural nature and dimension. The training itself will be a hands on experience which allows the... The first Year of the Establishment of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  29/02/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ yesterday presented ‘Rapport ta’ Ħidma 2011’ by means of an organized activity for young people, youth organizations and all those working in the youth field. During this activity the young people had the opportunity to give suggestions and ideas of how Aġenzija Ż... Applications for Maltese Nationals to participate in an International Seminar  28/02/2012Seminar on Empowerment of Youth Organisation and Youth Led Civil Society Initiatives in the South-Mediterranean Framework An opportunity you should not miss. Organisers: National Youth agency of Malta (Aġenzija Żgħażagħ), Euromed Youth Platform, EU-CoE youth-partnership, League of Arab State... Youth Participation and Inclusion Weekend Seminar - APPLY NOW!  27/02/2012Dates: 9-10-11 March 2012 Venue place: Malta Group size: 25 Working language: Maltese Costs: €10 Target group: Youth leaders, youth workers and anyone who is actively interested in youth participation and inclusion. The ‘Youth Participation and Inclusion Weekend Seminar’ ... A Seminar in Belgium this Summer  22/02/2012Peace Revolution would like to invite you to attend to one of our training programmes in Belgium this summer 2012. Peace Revolution feels that it’s the right time for you to find something initiative, profound, and universal to add value to yourself and your work in this transition period of h... The Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme New Call  20/02/2012A new edition of the Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme (YSSS) has been launched this morning. Hon Clyde Puli, Parliamentary Secretary for Youth and Sport, this morning chaired the launch of the YSSS Scheme. Between Thursday 1st March and Friday 15th June young people aged between 18 and 30 are ... First Sessions of EMPOWER. APPLY NOW!!  16/02/2012The first set of EMPOWER training sessions managed by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ will be held at the building AĊĊESS in Birgu. Anyone attending this training will be asked to attend a once a week session between 6.30pm and 8.30pm which the first one will start on the 7th March. The first theme that we will t... Opportunities for Voluntary Work Abroad this Summer  07/02/2012Chaplaincy in Collaboration with InYgo, are pleased to offer the following summer experience abroad. The applicants for all the experiences will undergo an interview before the setting up of the various groups. Formation meetings are planned for separate groups and for all the groups together ... EveryBuddy Matters - Apply Now!  06/02/2012EveryBuddy Matters is an opportunity for you to be creative without limits. An opportunity for you to explore your inner creative self, while being given the space to learn how to work with others, in an inclusive atmosphere, attitude and frame of mind. Through this activity you can: Gain kn... Youth Video Festival in New York  05/02/2012The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the International Organization for Migration again invite the world’s youth to submit original and creative videos focusing on PLURAL+ themes: migration, diversity and social inclusion. Young people up to 25 years old are invited to submit s... Music Tuition for Young People in Band Clubs  31/01/2012As part of the Youth Empowerment Programme managed by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ ‘It-Taħriġ Mużikali taż-Żgħażagħ fil-Każini tal-Banda’ is a project being managed by the same agency, within the Parliamentary Secretariat for Youth and Sport as well as with the cooperation of Band Clubs Association... Divergent Thinkers - A Call for Young Artists  28/01/2012As part of its Empowerment Programme Aġenzija Żgħażagħ in collaboration with St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity is organising a collective exhibition for young artists. Divergent Thinkers is an innovative exhibition about the "brainstorming" mental processes involved in the creation o... The launch of the Youth Empowerment Programme  26/01/2012Aġenzija Żgħażagħ launched a new Youth Empowerment Programme called Empower; a non formal education programme for young people from 16 years and over. Hon Clyde Puli, Parliamentary Secretary for Youth and Sport this morning launched officially this youth empowerment programme focusing on the Empo... Embark for Life – Integration of Young people into the Labour Market  23/01/2012Embark for Life is a project is co-financed by the European Union, European Social Fund, coordinated by Aġenzija Appoġġ and Aġenzija Sedqa, in collaboration with the Employment and Training Corporation and the Housing Authority. The aim of the E4L project is to provide support to young people, aged ... Swim Run for Children and Young People  22/01/2012Date: 5th February 2012 Time: from 9a.m. onwards Venue: Indoor Pool Ta' Qali To book contact Fabio Spiteri on 99816248 or Dermot Galea on99280282 The winner will be awarded a pool membership. Young People in Gozo - A Study (2)  17/01/2012The book of the study Young People in Gozo – A study (2) was launched during a National Conference last week 13th January 2012 held at Grand Hotel Mġarr, Gozo. The key purpose of this Text is to modulate a study carried out eleven years ago by OASI Foundation. The aim is to focus on the cur... Kuntrasti - Forum Theatre  16/01/2012A group of young and elderly people came together through Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and the Drama Centre to celebrate the European Year for Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations by producing Kuntrasti, an interactive production that will explore the active ageing theme and its implications. Ku... Volunteering experience in Albania  15/01/2012            The Third World Group opened a call for who is interested to do a volunteering experience in Albania. Some details are as follows: Group: TWG needs a small group of no more than 9 volunteers; therefore spaces are very limited. Time: Appr... Internships and Placements opportunities abroad through Travel Bug  13/01/2012Travel Bug continues to propose a number of placements abroad for students! Travel bug offers placements/ internships in the following areas: Europe ( France, Italia, Spain, Germany …) USA Canada China     Such programmes include the following: Intern... Call for Partners for a youth seminar in Austria  10/01/2012An organisation in Austria is going to apply for funding of the Youth in Action Programme to organise a training seminar called 'Get Ready!'. Therefore, they need partners to apply for this project. The aim of this seminar is to empower and train youth workers, volunteers and young people... Information Meeting of YiA Projects of 1st February deadline  09/01/2012EUPA is organising an information meeting for the 1st February deadline, for projects commencing 1st May – 31st October 2012.. This Information Meeting will be held on Wednesday 18th January at 18:00, at their premises in Valletta. Representatives of organisations, who are interested in ge... Euromed Seminar in Israel - Call for Partners  08/01/2012Friends by Nature, an NGO in Israel, is looking for partners to apply for a Euro-Med funded project. The aim is to have a seminar this Summer in Israel with around 15 participants from three different countries. For further information about this project please click here. If you form part in... Launch of 'U Volunteer?' Booklet  31/10/2011Aġenzija Żgħażagħ together with Eurodesk launched a booklet called 'U Volunteer?' that includes information about volunteering and how young people can be participants in this. The Parliamentary Secretary for Youth and Sport, Hon. Clyde Puli launched officially this booklet for young peop... Youth@Work - Youth and Business  20/10/2011Youth@Work helps young Europeans to find high quality and sustainable jobs and promote entrepreneurship among young people. It also brings together young people and SMEs to encourage demand among employers for young SMEs and, on the other hand, to promote young people working in SMEs. Youth@Work ... A Research Study of Alcohol Use among Maltese Young Adults  10/10/2011At present, a research study is being conducted with young adults about their alcohol use. If you are a Maltese citizen between 18 and 30 years old, please complete the 5 minute questionnaire by clicking here. ANONYMITY is guaranteed. Thank you for your time! More Youth Opportunities - Karta Żgħażagħ now launched  21/06/2011Aġenzija Żgħażagħ has launched ‘Karta Żgħażagħ’ (Youth Card), which by the end of December is going to be distributed free of charge to all Maltese and Gozitan youths in order for them to benefit from discounts on hostels, hotels, museums, restaurants and other discounts from local and i... Official Launch of Youth Inc  21/02/2011Official Launch of Youth Inc The Launch of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ  15/02/2011The Launch of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ Show More
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