Youth in the world: cooperation with countries other than the neighbouring countries of the EU 2010 EACEA/11/10 Closed!


This call for proposals seeks to support projects promoting cooperation in the youth sector between Programme Countries and partner countries other than the European Union's neighbouring countries. The aim is:

  • To promote the exchange of experience and good practice in the field of youth and non-formal education.
  • To contribute to the development of youth policies, youth work and the voluntary sector, as well as to capacity-building and leadership development for youth organisations/structures.
  • To develop sustainable partnerships and networks between youth organisations.
  • Preference will be given to those projects which best reflect the permanent priorities of the ‘Youth in Action’ programme:
  • Participation of young people
  • Cultural diversity
  • European citizenship
  • Inclusion of young people with fewer opportunities.

Preference will also be given to projects reflecting the following annual priorities of the call:

  • Global issues affecting young people, such as climate change, sustainable development, migrations, and the Millennium Development Goals
  • Combating poverty and social exclusion
  • Strengthening the Euro-African dialogue, exchange and cooperation in the field of youth

In adition to our useful documents section, further information about the call EACEA/11/10 on cooperation with countries other than the neighbouring, asl well as relevant documents can be found at the Youth in action Programme website.


Projects must deal with one of the following themes:

  • Strengthening of civil society, citizenship and democracy
  • Fight against racism and xenophobia
  • Inter-ethnic and inter-religious dialogue
  • Post-conflict resolution and reconstruction
  • The active role of women in society
  • Minority rights


European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 2,60 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 17 May 2010 - 11 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Useful documents

  • Cooperation with other than the neighbouring countries of the EU 2010 (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Non profit organisations

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)
  • Candidate Countries
  • European Economic Area (EEA)
  • Third countries

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Education and Culture

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