Worldwide UNYAs are youth organizations that initiate local and global activities on a regular basis. These organizations, compiled mainly by university students and youth are lacking the capability of informing the people who are not involved directly with the organization on the activities, projects and goals of the UNYA. This workshop, organized by UNYANET for its member associations, shall provide information and intense training for the participatants about the media and who to present the activities of their associations to them
The workshop will take place from Thursday, November 24, to Saturday, November 26, in Zurich Switzerland. It is hosted by JUNES, UNYA Switzerland, and supported by the European Youth in Action Program in Switzerland. The content of the workshop is provided by several media experts:
- Alex Benjamin, spokesman and media officer of the British delegation, the ECR group in the European Parliament.
- Jo Groebel, Director of the German Digital Institut Berlin, Cinema for Peace, UNESCO Global Study on Children and the Media Co-ordinator, Co-Founder of the World Internet Project (University of Southern California) (tbc)
- Elinadav Heymann, Director of the European Parliament Desk at EFI,mPolicy Advisor of Foreign Affairs, Stage at European Parliament