EU

European Youth Week – Aušrinė Diržinskaitė, Lithuania

Aušrinė is the coordinator of Learn Before You Vote: a political watchdogging initiative made for, and by young people in Lithuania, which strives to foster dialogue between politicians and citizens. The project, which is mainly supported by Erasmus+, spread throughout the country during the 2016 parliamentary elections and has become a true network, coordinated by 200 volunteers, aged 15 to 25, from more than 25 cities and towns. Through the network’s large-scale activities, young people actively participate in elections, organise debates with politicians, and monitor political statements and decisions on a daily basis.

Categories: EU

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s