More and more disadvantaged young people are starting work

Earning by Learning project was presented during a workshop dedicated to working with young people from vulnerable groups under the title “The power of the community to support young people from vulnerable groups”. The meeting was held in Stara Zagora on February 16 and 17, 2023. Participants were educational and health mediators from vocational high schools in the region, volunteers, representatives of community centers and a Roma project aimed at supporting the education of students of Roma origin.

During the seminar, the difficulties faced by young people at school were outlined, as well as the prerequisites for realizing and finding a job at a later stage. The idea of Peers teaching peers joint training of Roma youth between Trust for Social Arcgievment foundation, MC Stara Zagora, MC Plovdiv and The Gypsy Project, Shishmantsi village, was also presented.