Developing Youth Skills through Theater

Training Course 06/11/2023 – 15/11/2023 in Puente Genil, Cordoba (Spain)

EKO is happy to announce that one more amazing training course has been successfully completed. The project “Developing Youth Skills through Theater” united 27 participants from Greece,  Croatia, Romania, Cyprus, Italy, Portugal, Armenia, Albania and Bulgaria. It was organized by the Spanish organization Asociacion Juvenil Erasmiau, and took place in Puente Genil, Cordoba (Spain) from 06  to 15 of  November 2023. 


Aims & Objectives of the project 


The project seeked to address the need to develop skills and social competencies in youth workers and technicians. The project provided a unique opportunity to develop valuable skills through hands-on activities and learning experiences. Also, the project aimed to improve communication skills, work in a team and self-confidence of the participants, which will help them in the future to be successful in their work with young people. Knowledge, resources and opportunities about Erasmus+ were learnt by participants as well. 


More specifically the objectives were:

  • Improve communication skills
  • Work in team and self-confidence
  • Acquire theater knowledge


Workshops & Activities of the project 


Through this project, participants had the opportunity to get better in some key competencies such as multilingual competence, personal, social and learning to learn competence. During  the week, they worked with a non-formal methodology linked to theater. They worked in small groups, had creative workshops, presentations and brainstorming with the others. In summary, all team members developed different skills and competencies while acquiring new knowledge. They were able to develop skills such as a sense of initiative, creativity, teamwork, the ability to energize, practice languages, reflection and critical thinking… and definitely lots of certain skills.  


An amazing opportunity and great experience for EKO’s team


Christos, Ariadni and Ervin were the members of this amazing Greek team whom we really wanna thank for all their contribution and collaboration throughout the project!


As EKO, we are very grateful for that amazing opportunity given to the Greek team and we thank our partner Asociacion Juvenil Erasmiau and the members of the hosting organization for all their hard work and for creating such an impactful project!

Thank you – Ευχαριστούμε – Gracias