Our Joint Paper and our Methodological Guide on Media Literacy and Citizen Journalism education are now published!

Two important deliverables have been just completed and sent to the European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), in the context of “Citizen Journalism Academy for Youth” (JOUR-YOU) project, funded by the Erasmus+ Programme. The first output is a Stocktaking and Reflection paper on measures and policies for the promotion of Media Literacy and Citizen Journalism in the partner countries, […]

Find Your Story – Workshop

On Thursday 14/7 the workshop “Find your own story” took place in Athens organized by the participants of the training course”ABCDEFGH” that took place in Bulgaria from 1/7/2022 to 10/7/2022. Konstantina, Zeta, Virginia, Sotiris and Lydia shared all the knowledge and experiences they gained through non-formal and experiential learning and theatrical activities.More specifically, the workshop started with some name games […]

JOVID – Digital Job

The mobile APP, JOVID-19, is conceived to provide an innovative platform where potential employers of digital services and young jobseekers can meet and work together. Its innovation comes from the application of the crowdsourcing concept to job search presenting a new way to get a job in relation to other alternatives that exist in the market. Through this crowdsourcing concept, […]

YETC – Work in Progress

Have you ever had a business idea, but felt unprepared to launch itbecause of a lack of knowledge, courage, or motivation? 🤔Do you have an entrepreneurship mindset, but you think you miss specific skills and competencies? 🤓We have good news for you! 📣EKO Greece, together with the five other experienced NGOs from Bulgaria, Italy, North Macedonia, Poland, and Romania are […]

Kick-Off Meeting & Seminar for Youth Workers “Citizen Journalism Academy for Youth” successfully completed!

A double event (Kick-Off meeting & Seminar of Youth Workers) hosted in Tirana, Albania, in the beginning of April (20-22.04.2022) marked the beginning of activities of “Citizen Journalism Academy for Youth” (JOUR-YOU) project, funded by the Erasmus+ Programme! The Kick-Off meeting was attended by project managers of all partners, who reviewed the objectives, activities, deliverables and expected impact of JOUR-YOU […]

YETC – Newsletter

YETC – Young Entrepreneurs In a Time Of Crisis project aims to promote youth entrepreneurship by networking, sharing best practices, and innovating different NFL tools. 💡 Are you curious about the project and its expected results? Check out our first newsletter and #staytuned! https://mailchi.mp/02fd54edd55a/young-entrepreneurs-in-time-of-crisis?fbclid=IwAR3sbws9Hlcpg39mz6CmButjADNvN9gfbVaz3dOOzget1iRXza9Sd6cZiLo

COVID-19 crisis and EU’s response

While Europe is facing a major health crisis with a wider social impact, the European Union is falling short in having a truly shared strategy.  Although the continent of Europe has essentially become the epicentre of the COVID-19 pandemic, countermeasures were primarily enforced at a national level, with minimal coordination among EU-member states. Will European Solidarity pass the coronavirus crash-test? […]

Press Release: EKO’s and IAPD International Photo Contest & Photo Exhibition Event

EKO’s and IAPD International Photo Contest & Photo Exhibition Event“Peacemakers: Through your world I see mine”Athens, Greece27 October, 2019 EKO in collaboration with the International Alliance for Peace and Development co-organized the photo exhibition in Athens, Greece, on October 27, 2019, on the theme “PEACEMAKERS: Through Your World I See Mine”. The goal of this initiative was to tackle xenophobia […]

Our Youth Projects

EKO, the Entrepreneurship and Social Economy Group, is a Non-Profit Organisation seated in Athens, Greece, in the fields of non-formal education, life-long learning, youth empowerment and the promotion of intercultural dialogue, active, through local activities and Erasmus+, European Solidarity Corps, European programs and EU funds. For more information about our Erasmus+ programs, click HERE! To find out more about our […]