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Call for an expert | European Youth Capital 2022 Focus Group
Venue: Brussels, Belgium
From: 11/07/2019
To: 12/07/2019
Application deadline: 18/06/2019 23:59 (CET)
Description of event: BACKGROUND
As a part of the selection process for the European Youth Capital (EYC) 2022, the European Youth Forum gathers a Focus Group to analyse applications of five Short-Listed Candidate cities and provide additional feedback and recommendations for improvement that will be sent to the Short-Listed Candidate cities together with the feedback from the European Youth Capital Jury 2022.

The Youth Forum seeks for an expert from its Expert Pool to join the EYC 2022 Focus Group meeting taking place in July over two working days and provide its expertise on the applications of the five Short-Listed Candidate cities.

The European Youth Capital is a title awarded to European municipalities by the European Youth Forum, the title is designed to empower young people, boost youth participation and strengthen European identity.

• The expert will be asked to get themselves familiar with the applications of the five Short-Listed Candidate cities before the meeting and then together with the members of the Focus Group to produce feedback and recommendations for each application during the two days meeting.
• The expert will be also asked to support the European Youth Forum's staff in taking the minutes of the meeting and compiling overall feedback for the Short-Listed Candidate cities after the Focus Group meeting (the end of July/beginning of August 2019).

• To be flexible and responsive
• To work according to the timeline of the Youth Forum
• To respect deadlines
Selection criteria: EXPERT’s PROFILE
• Member of the European Youth Forum Pool of Trainers and Experts (expert)
• Relevant experience on the topic of the meeting and the related task (previous experience with the European Youth Capital processes is considered as an asset)
• Previous experience in conducting similar tasks and developing studies and reports is particularly valuable
• Excellent English writing and editing skills.
• Able to study necessary materials for the meeting
• Available for the dates of the meeting
• Available to support the Youth Forum's staff in compiling the overall feedback to the Short-Listed Candidate cities after the Focus Group meeting

The selection will be done, taking into consideration the above-listed profile and overall quality of an application.

The selected expert would be hired on a consultancy basis, with a set of agreed deliverables.
The European Youth Forum will cover the travel and accommodation and remunerate a fee of 500 euro.
Number of participants: 1
Additional infos: The arrival is 10.07.2019 and departure 12.07.2019 late evening or 13.07.19 morning.

The Youth Forum will reimburse travel costs and will provide accommodation and meals during the meeting