Swedish MediaLab group

  • Number of youth : 18

  • Age in the group : 13 to 22

  • Periodicity of meetings : 1 – 2 session per month different days.

  • Date of création : 01 st of september 2016

  • Localization : Ungdomens hus 51:an i Skellefteå

  • Youth workers : Jan Hult, Stefan Schönfeldt & Linda Granberg

  • languages spoken :  Swedish & English

  • Experience in youth exchanges : The group particiated in an youth exchange in France in October 2016 and we  hosted a multilateral exchange about Migration July 2017 in Skellefteå with particpants from France, Spain, Sweden, Bulgaria, UK-NI and Finland.

  • Contact : europadirektvasterbotten@skelleftea.se 

  • Multimedia Tools : We use video reporting and digital newspages (newspaper). Pictures and movies are distributed on Youtube and Facebook and spread through social medias. 

  • Events : The swedish local group has meetings and workshops. We plan or take part in organisation of public events like debates or information activities on european issues (european citizenship, migrants/refugees/integration, gender equility, social media)

  • Exchanges : some of the youths has already participated in youth exchanges within the ERASMUS + program. Some of the youths will participate for the first time.

  • Others : Everyone in the Swedish local group wants to meet youths from other countries in the project. They want to Skype or use other methods to get to knoe more about how other youths think about the topics we discuss in Sweden. Some of the youths are ready to host other youths coming from other countries if they want to visit Skellefteå. We have produced two videos and one newspaper.

The Swedish local group has decided to work on 3 specific topics for 2017-2018 : 

  • Topic 1 : Migrants and integration (why, how and from where? Integration is it good?)

  • Topic 2 : Social media (how it affects you!) 

  • Topic 3 : Gender equality 

And a main transversal topic : 

  • Main Issue  : Migrants and refugees  (isolated minors, integration, inclusion…)


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