Welcome to VUFE
Vi Unga För Europa föreningen =
We Youth For Europe association
located in Sollefteå Sweden www.solleftea.se
We are a non govermental organisation connected with Vi Unga förbundet association = Young Folks Association Sweden
VUFE was foundet in 1996 by a group of young people that are interest in European issues.
VUFE – Vi Unga För Europa – We Youth For Europe association
The association that brings you another view/perspective of Europe with the youth association you can establish contacts, exchange ideas with other young people in all Europe.
An other important goal is to work against racism and xenophobia.
By working over the boundary/border-lines, VUFE believes that you can reach far, even if the cultural differences between different countries can be very big.
There are tremendously many youngsters, school-classes, groups, and organizations, which wants to visit Sweden to make an youth exchange.
What can you do in VUFEs direction and aims?
-Youth affairs with a European insight
-Inform and support youth leaders to participate in different training courses, contact meetings, youth seminars, youth exchanges and short study visits with different themes, both in Sweden and in all Europe.
It can be about intercultural learning ICL, meetings over the borders, conflict management, project management, human rights, democracy, unemployment, education and training
to valorise the achievements of the existing initiatives, to encourage stronger dialogue between main governmental and non-governmental actors in the youth field about the European union YOUTH programme as a tool for developing youth work, European youth co-operation and youth mobility
-to initiate and develop a more strategic approach for the further implementation of the European Inion YOUTH programme in all Europe, to give a clearer sense of purpose to the various local, national and regional actors working for the youth in the countries of Europe.
-to increase the accessibility of the SALTO-YOUTH programme in all local clubs in our region.
The “VUFE” Association wants to promote youth initiatives by developing the
european dimension of local projects and facilitating the contact-making for networking projects within all action in the framme of the European youth program YOUTH IN ACTION
course for the development of Support measures
• Youth exchanges, youth related seminars, feasibilitiy visits, job shadowing,
European voluntary service projects, international study visits, training courses for youth leaders, youth camps, youth network, local youth iniatives and cultural initiatives within European dimension.