Let’s go Online!!

How to best make use of the opportunities on internet in order to participate in civic engagement

As the technologies have developed, a lot of processes can be arranged without a physical presence. In most of the countries, online public services or digital signature is no more a future but present. This sure makes rural areas more connected. However, a debate about the safety on the internet and lack of digital skills is still on.

Last month, MIJARC Europe explored the most recent trends in civic engagement, teaching young people how to make use of the internet and online tools in order to participate.

This year’s theme for MIJARC (International Movement of Catholic Agricultural and Rural Youth) has been “Support citizenship and youth participation in rural development” including 3 sub-themes:

24th September Latvian Rural forum hosted a webinar on this topic, where Sara from the projects' team shared her experience with the work done around the topics mentioned above. Find the recording from the Webinar here.

This was the topic for the 7th Webinar in the ERP Youth theme organised by Latvian Rural Forum with the support of ERASMUS+ Programme and Europe for Citizens Programme of the European Union.

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