Engso Youth Football

Past projects

Each year we coordinate and support projects and global project networks. Our expertise is project application writing and management of EU funding. We regularly share training tools for and by young Europeans.

Past projects

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You(th) for Sustainable Development




1-6 April 2022 in Palermo, Italy

The “YOU(th) for sustainable sport” project aims to inspire young people to initiate sustainable change in their communities while organizing sport events.

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Step In for Inclusion



6-9 July 2021 in Lisbon, Portugal

30 young people from all over Europe gathered to tackle the issue of exclusion of youngsters with disabilities in sport. They joined our “Step In For Inclusion” training course which has been designed, by ENGSO Youth, with an idea toincrease the participation of young people with disabilities in sports and to raise awareness of their able-bodied peers onthe importance of running adapted sport activities and involve them in the sports volunteering.


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SpiDi (Sporting Inclusion and Diversity)



 August 21-26, 2020 in Vilnius, Lithuania


The objectives of Sporting Inclusion and Diversity correspond to the strategic priorities of the Council of Europe’s Youth sector for the period of 2020-2021, namely priority n.3: Inclusive and Peaceful societies. Within the frameworks of the “Promoting social inclusion, fostering active participation, gender equality and combating all forms of discrimination on the grounds of Article 14 of the European Convention on Human Rights” we specifically focused on young refugees and their transition from childhood to adulthood.

2019 Yd Meeting

Active Citizenship through Sport



22-26 November 2019 in Budapest, Hungary


35 participants took part in a Young Delegates meeting which was held on 22-26 November 2019 in Budapest, Hungary. The event was supported by Council of Europe through the European Youth Foundation with an aim of implementing the Council of Europe’s principles of the Revised European Charter on the Participation of Young People in Local and Regional Life and to further disseminate the Have Your Say! manual.

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SCforH | Sport Clubs for Health



1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2022


SCforH  – Creating mechanisms for continuous implementation of the sports club  for health guidelines in the European Union, is a new project in which  ENGSO Youth is participating as a partner.

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Sport for Sustainable Development



1 Jan 2020 – 31 Aug 2021.


The main goal of the Sport for Sustainable  Development project is to create a platform for the transfer of  knowledge in the field of sustainable development through sport. 


SWinG – Supporting Women in achieving their Goals


1 Jan 2019 – 31 Dec 2021 


The project will identify and nurture women emerging leaders and empower them to become real actors of change- change makers and decision makers in the sport and physical activities sector. The final aim will be to facilitate and support emerging/aspiring women sport leaders in achieving a change-making position in sport governing bodies. Therefore the project will promote Executive Board as an option for women volunteers in sport while also focusing on motivation, training, and skills development for the participants


MONITOR – Monitoring and Evaluation Manual for Sport-for-Employability Programmes


1 Jan 2019 – 30 Jun 2021


The project will implement the Employability Study’s recommendations while also develop a manual to enable (starting) youth, sport, employability and educations organisations to undertake systematic Monitoring and Evaluation. It will also develop policy guidelines for employability sector on recognition of skills developed through sports.


EYVOL – Empowering Youth Volunteers through Sport


1 Jan 2019 – 30 Jun 2021


The project provide young multipliers (youth leaders and civil society activists) and young people specialized in sport with concrete educational and training tools to be used in youth empowerment activities based on sport and for the training of young sport volunteers.

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SK4YS – Skills for You(th) through Sport  


1 Jan 2019 – 31 Dec 2020  


SK4YS is a transnational initiative of European sport, youth organisations and educational institutions in order to raise awareness on soft skills and competences gained through sport practice and to build capacity of these organisations to implement sport based employment programmes.

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1 Jan 2018 – 31 Dec 2019


Come In – Creating Opportunity for sport Members at grassroots level to Enable Inclusion, as a partner with the intention of continuing fostering inclusive sports programmes for young people with disabilities and young people without.

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RISE – Refugees Integration through Sport


1 March 2019 – 31 July 2019


The main goals of RISE are to fight against prejudices and discrimination of disadvantaged young people through sports while improving their soft skills and knowledge and creating positive atmosphere fostering inclusion, active citizenship and participation.

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ASPIRE – Activity, Sport and Play for the Inclusion of Refugees in Europe



1 Feb 2017 – 30 Jun 2019


ASPIRE has the main aim of offering suitable participation opportunities for refugees in and through sport, physical activity and play. This aim can be best achieved by the development and implementation of a training module that is informed by underpinning evidence and enhances the skills and competences of facilitators in sport organisations how to adapt to the specific context of refugees and migrants. 

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Voices for Truth and Dignity



1 Jan 2016 – 30 Jun 2018


The project “Voices for truth and dignity – combatting sexual violence in European Sport through the voices of those affected”will generate crutial research data for the European sport community by listening to the voices of those that have been affected by sexual violence in sport. ENGSO Youth is a partner in the VOICE project led by the German Sport University Cologne.

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Study on the Contribution of Sport to the Employability of Young People in the Context of the Europe 2020 Strategy



1 Jan 2017 – 31 Dec 2017


The study will aim to increase knowledge on the interactions between sport, employment and youth across the EU in order to suggest improvements of EU policy in this area. It will provide an overview and analysis of good practices taking into account tools of recognition of qualifications gained through informal and non-formal learning related to sport in the Member States. It will propose possible future recommendations and plans of strategic actions in the context of contribution of sport to the employability of young people. It will build on already existing information in the other areas like volunteering, skills and development of human capital. It is part of the Europe 2020 strategy.