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Rural on the Go

NEST Berlin carried out a Erasmus Plus Multi-Activity called “Rural on the Go”, involving 28 youth workers and leaders in two related events ( TCs ) in order to boost the development of soft skills, green skills, entrepreneurial attitudes and competences in agriculture, basic knowledge of ICT with the aim to garner the basics of a new form of employability for youngsters in rural areas.

Start: 01-01-2018 – End: 31-12-2018
Project Reference: 2017-3-DE04-KA105-015935
EU Grant: 38385 EUR
Programme: Erasmus+
Key Action: Learning Mobility of Individuals
Action Type: Youth mobility

Project TOPICs:

As farming is the main economic activity in most rural areas of Europe, farmers play a key role in Europe which cannot be understated. Even though their value is clear, many young people no longer see farming as a viable prospect for their future.

Some of the objectives of the project were:
– To develop new NFE tools for youth workers/leaders to spread awareness about agricultural entrepreneurship;
– To combat youth unemployment of rural areas;
– To promote environmental awareness among young people;


Youth Workers, Youngsters


Requiring attention and perseverance through NFE methods, initiatives and actions.


The two related and interconnected activities of the project were organised in Berlin:

A1 TC “My Green Future”:Administering to participants new knowledge skills and attitudes in regards to the agro-business and sustainability.

A2 TC “Green Way”:Allocating knowledge and results which were achieved in the local activities’ phase by partner organizations and participants.

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