Last 13th and 14th December 2012 took place the International Seminar "Empowerment, Youth and Migration" at MACBA Center in Barcelona. The event was attended by 160 participants among professionals working in social action from different european countries, YouthMe project participants', experts from academia and social sector as well as political representatives.

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For two days, they discussed on the innovative methodology of the project and made dissemination of the participatory videos made by the young participants through various panel discussions and workshops. Furthermore, the occasion allowed to generate an environment for meeting and exchanging different points of view with the audience.

The media echoed the event with more than 50 media impacts among newspapers, magazines, radio and television.

Report in Catalunya Radio

Report in El Pais Journal

News at the ABC Journal

Report at Regional Television TV3

For further information on the seminar and its contents, click at the following link.



30/01/2013 - 17:39


¡Available the documentary of the young participants from Romania!

Titled "What lies beyond my smile", the video tells the story of Maria, a story that is repeated in many homes in the country: families are forced to separate in order to seek a better future.

Maria is the story of thousands of children and young Romanians who stay at home while their parents work abroad to give them a better life.



12/11/2012 - 13:00


¡Italy sends us their documentary!

Titled "The Scelta" (The election), the youngsters tell us the story of the young immigrant Moustafa who arrives in Italy and where the choices he makes, will define his destiny.



12/11/2012 - 12:55

After the empowerment workshops and the participatory social video, the youth participants have already started to perform the crossworker training! In this training the camera is again a key tool for community action work.

We will hang out the results of the workshop in the web. Don’t miss it!


01/10/2012 - 12:53

The young participants in YouthME - Greece have already finished filming his documentary. It has been three days full of energy and creativity. In a few days we will post the video of the documentary.

By now, we post a picture of the young participants!



01/10/2012 - 12:53

The presentation of the documentary of the young people who participated in the workshops of empowerment has been a success.

In Spain the media talk about YouthMe!

The journal El Punt Avui.


And the M1TV Local Television between minutes 11:48 and 13:53.


06/06/2012 - 09:35