16 September, 2024
2:00 pm

Do you feel ready to engage in an international activity that combines non-formal education, cultural exchange, and practical outreach? 
Would you be interested in becoming a motivated and competent youth leader? 
Are you passionate about overcoming language barriers and fostering linguistic inclusivity? 
If so, we warmly invite you to apply for the International Youth Leader Qualification (IYLQ) 2024.
This unique program is designed to equip young leaders with the skills needed to lead international activities effectively, blending theoretical knowledge with practical experience. If you’re passionate about leadership and international collaboration, this opportunity is perfect for you.

Where and when?

Dates: September 16th – 22nd, 2024 (Arrival by 2 pm on the 16th, departure on Sunday the 22nd)

Location: Naturefriends House Gran Pino, Cecina, Italy

In this youth leader qualification program, you will learn what it takes to lead an international activity from both a theoretical and a practical perspective.

The program focuses on the following areas:

•Non-formal education

•Group dynamics, processes, and phases

•Leadership styles and methods

•Language (In)equality


Young adults aged 18-30 from the following EU countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, France, Greece, Hungary, Spain, Portugal, Finland, Netherlands, Romania, Latvia, as well as North Macedonia and Turkey.

If you are an European Solidarity Corps volunteer, an Erasmus student or funded by any Erasmus+ programme, you are not eligible to participate due to double funding!

How much does it cost?

  • 50€ for IYNF members and 75-100€ for non-members.
  • Food, accommodation, and travel are 100% covered (sustainable travel costs are reimbursed according to the Erasmus+ Green Travel scheme up to 320€).

If you have economical constraints covering the course fee, please contact us to find a solution.

Please fill out and submit the application form by the 18th July 2024, 23:59 CET.

Selected applicants will be emailed by the 24th July 2024.

For any questions, email us at IYLQ@iynf.org.