YOUMIG Improving institutional capacities and fostering cooperation to tackle the impacts of transnational youth migration

  • YOUMIG - CASE STUDIES AT LOCAL LEVEL DRAWING TO CONCLUSION
    - 12-01-2018
    CASE STUDIES AT LOCAL LEVEL DRAWING TO CONCLUSION

    In the first year of the YOUMIG project extensive research was carried out at all seven partner localities, resulting in an analysis embracing many issues concerning youth migration. These local-level comprehensive case studies – titled...

  • YOUMIG - Study visits: Burgas to Vienna
    - 29-12-2017
    Study visits: Burgas to Vienna

    In search of Bulgarian diaspora - A lot of young people from YOUMIG partner municipality Burgas are leaving towards Western Europe and the city of Vienna is one of their target cities. Different working and educational opportunities are available...

  • YOUMIG - Kanjiža is calling, Kanjiža is tempting, can you hear?
    - 20-12-2017
    Kanjiža is calling, Kanjiža is tempting, can you hear?

    A successful film premiere and forum was held in Kanjiža.     There is a new, youthful kind of energy in Kanjiža, and it’s bringing about positive change. Young people come together and initiate workshops and exchange programs,...

  • YOUMIG - Pilot plans get spotlight at Regensburg partner meeting
    - 05-12-2017
    Pilot plans get spotlight at Regensburg partner meeting

    YOUMIG partners met for their third partner meeting in Regensburg, Germany, on November 22-23 with a lot on their agenda. Representatives of the partnership were invited to fill the cozy rooms of the Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast...

  • YOUMIG - Local partners thumb through good practices collected by IER researcher Nada Stropnik - interview
    - 28-11-2017
    Local partners thumb through good practices collected by IER researcher Nada Stropnik - interview

    Under the YOUMIG project, the Institute for Economic Research in Ljubljana has created a good practice collection of services and actions linked to youth migration in Europe and over the globe. The good practices include ideas for both sending...

  • YOUMIG - Youth migration theory at conference organised by sister project DRIM
    - 09-11-2017
    Youth migration theory at conference organised by sister project DRIM

    An international conference entitled „Information matters: towards positive pathways of migrants’ integration” was held on 26 October in Bratislava, Slovakia. The scientific conference was organised by DRIM, a sister Interreg project, with a...

  • YOUMIG - Experiences of foreigners in Maribor
    - 06-11-2017
    Experiences of foreigners in Maribor

    The YOUMIG partner Maribor Development Agency in Slovenia has been talking to migrants as part of the ongoing research activities, conducting interviews with people in different situations. Some of them have come to Maribor from other countries,...

  • YOUMIG - PROJECT TAKES PART IN EUROPEAN WEEK OF REGIONS AND CITIES IN BRUSSELS
    - 18-10-2017
    PROJECT TAKES PART IN EUROPEAN WEEK OF REGIONS AND CITIES IN BRUSSELS

      YOUMIG was invited to be one of the two projects of the Danube Transnational Programme participating at the European Week of Regions and Cities in Brussels on October 9-12. During the meetings and workshops held at the conference...

  • YOUMIG - Project aims linked to migration research at conference
    - 11-10-2017
    Project aims linked to migration research at conference

    The conference ’Migration in and to Europe, Structures and Processes’ held in Pécs, Hungary, on 6 October 2017, featured a presentation of the aims and research milestones of the YOUMIG project by Deputy Project Manager Béla Soltész. The...

  • YOUMIG - Researchers prepare population projections
    - 28-09-2017
    Researchers prepare population projections

    YOUMIG partners at the INFOSTAT research institute in Slovakia have been working with data on local populations in the seven localities that are partners in YOUMIG. This work was undertaken to estimate how the population would change in each city...

  • YOUMIG - Meet researcher Zoltán Csányi who brings notions like ‘well-being’ into project focus
    - 15-09-2017
    Meet researcher Zoltán Csányi who brings notions like ‘well-being’ into project focus

    Zoltán Csányi started his research career by taking a degree in economics and international relations from Budapest’s Corvinus university. Haunted by the desire to try his luck abroad, Csányi entered a volunteer programme in a small village near...

  • YOUMIG - Regensburg and Graz cities hold roundtable on migration
    - 09-08-2017
    Regensburg and Graz cities hold roundtable on migration

    On June 21st, 2017, an expert roundtable was held at the Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies (IOS Regensburg), creating a platform for information and opinion exchange between representatives of the City of Regensburg, City...

  • YOUMIG - GRAZ LOOKS ON YOUTH MIGRATION AS OPPORTUNITY
    - 03-08-2017
    GRAZ LOOKS ON YOUTH MIGRATION AS OPPORTUNITY

    In Graz the local YOUMIG Kick-off event took place on June 19th. In two separate sessions, a Migration Forum and a Training Session, experts discussed youth migration in the Danube region from different perspectives. The YOUMIG Kick-off...

  • YOUMIG - SFÂNTU GHEORGHE STARTS LOCAL TALK ON MIGRATION
    - 28-07-2017
    SFÂNTU GHEORGHE STARTS LOCAL TALK ON MIGRATION

    The kick-off event of the YOUMIG project in Romania was held in the city of Sfântu Gheorghe between 29 and 30 May, 2017. It was organised by the Municipality of Sfântu Gheorghe, a YOUMIG project partner, in collaboration with YOUMIG partners from...

  • YOUMIG - Local kick-off meeting in Szeged
    - 25-07-2017
    Local kick-off meeting in Szeged

    The Municipality of Szeged, a partner in the YOUMIG project, organised its local kick-off meeting on 25-26 May, 2017 at the city’s IH Event Centre. On the first day, after a local press conference, a public forum was held on the topic of youth...

  • YOUMIG - YOUTH MIGRATION IN RAČA
    - 19-07-2017
    YOUTH MIGRATION IN RAČA

    The Slovak local YOUMIG kick-off was held in the Town Hall of Rača municipality, on May 22nd 2017. The meeting was organised by Rača municipality in close cooperation with INFOSTAT, the Institute of Informatics and Statistics, both...

  • YOUMIG - KANJIŽA MEETS MIGRATION AT LOCAL FORUM
    - 12-07-2017
    KANJIŽA MEETS MIGRATION AT LOCAL FORUM

      Kanjiža is a small town in Serbia, on the very border with Hungary. Its great location makes it a “gateway to Europe”, but at the same time, the vicinity of the EU makes it appealing for young people to see it as a springboard to...

  • YOUMIG - Migration and its dynamics in Burgas
    - 06-07-2017
    Migration and its dynamics in Burgas

                Burgas is situated in the southeastern region of Bulgaria on the Black Sea coast and has a territory of about 48 200 hectares. Burgas is the fourth largest city in Bulgaria. The municipality includes the...

  • YOUMIG - CAPITALISATION ACTIVITIES AT DTP LP SEMINAR
    - 03-07-2017
    CAPITALISATION ACTIVITIES AT DTP LP SEMINAR

    Subjects addressed at a DTP 1st call Lead Partner seminar held in Budapest on June 28 included capitalisation. YOUMIG, as pole leader for Thematic Pole 10 on Migration and Inclusive Government, attended the session and joined other panellists in...

  • YOUMIG - YOUTH MIGRATION IN MARIBOR
    - 30-06-2017
    YOUTH MIGRATION IN MARIBOR

    The Slovenian local YOUMIG kick-off was held in Maribor on May 16th, 2017. Maribor is the second largest Slovenian city, located to the north-east of the country, with three international borders nearby: -              20km from the border...

Programme co-funded by European Union funds (ERDF, IPA, ENI)