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Karlovac is leaking young labour

November 12th, 2016 / Martin Maska / 0 comments

Brain drain, imbalance in the youth labour market, and ancient, crumbling buildings that remind younger generations of the war. Carpe Diem introduce us to the city and unrecognised youth work of Karlovac, Croatia.  When we get to Karlovac there is no one welcoming us. The rain is pouring, and the indications on our “home made” … Continue reading Karlovac is leaking young labour

YouthMetre Study Group, London

YouthMetre Study Group in London, UK

October 29th, 2016 / karld / 0 comments

The United Kingdom has always entertained a peculiar and cautious relationship with the European Union, due to several reasons: geographical, political, historical. However, on June 23rd , 2016 such a stormy relationship collapsed, as a consequence of the United Kingdom European Union membership referendum, better known as the Brexit Referendum. The YouthMetre Study Group took place in London … Continue reading YouthMetre Study Group in London, UK

Maastrict Study Group YouthMetre

Maastrict YouthMetre Study Group Netherlands

October 22nd, 2016 / karld / 0 comments

Maastricht is not only known as the birthplace of the European Union, EU citizenship and the euro currency, after the Maastricht Treaty. Maastricht is also an affluent cultural center with a growing international student population. Hence, which better town to visit to exchange views on European citizenship and on the opportunities put forward by the … Continue reading Maastrict YouthMetre Study Group Netherlands

Brno Study Group meeting

The Study Group in Brno, Czech Republic

October 10th, 2016 / karld / 0 comments

Honestly, before entertaining the Czech YouthMetre Study Group, I did not have much information on the city of Brno, only that it is the Capital of Moravia and it is a pretty big University hub. Hence, I did not know what to expect from the city. Therefore, when we -Martin, Vittorio and I- arrived in … Continue reading The Study Group in Brno, Czech Republic

YouthMetre Slovia Study Group

Trnava (Slovakia) YouthMetre Study Group

October 7th, 2016 / karld / 0 comments

“Na zdravie!” Our Slovak tour gets underway with a white wine toast. We are in a cool wine bar in the historical centre of Bratislava. We’ve just met Denisa and her nice friends. They are all members of European Dialogue, a Slovak think-tank based in Trnava, aimed at raising awareness of European issues within the … Continue reading Trnava (Slovakia) YouthMetre Study Group