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2009

Media Open to Youth

Financial support:
Ministry of Science, Education and Sports

Short description: 
Production of CYHA's youth & travel magaizne "Hosteler" double issue and its distribution to schools, particularly introducing the magazine in schools located in remote locations of Croatia. 

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Little School of Youth Hostelling - Perspectives for success and development 

Financial support:
Ministry of Science, Education and Sports

Partners:
Croatian Youth Network

Short description: 
Organizing several educational seminars on youth hostelling and youth tourism and its potentials in developing entrepreneurship of young people, particularly in less developed areas. Young people are much more likely to challenge the status quo and to develop innovative solutions. Understanding youth tourism and youth hostelling helps young people to investigate potentials in their local community. CYHA's Little School of Youth Hostelling provides a basic skills education programme to improve entrepreneurial culture of young participants.  

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Manual "How to open and manage a hostel"

Financial support:
Ministry of Tourism

Partners:
Institute for Tourism

Short description:
Creation of the first manual in Croatia on hostel management. The manual introduces basic characteristics of the youth travel market and the importance of quality in services in hostels. 

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World Without Boundaries Open to Youth 

Financial support:
Ministry of Family, Veteran's Affairs and Intergenerational Solidarity

Partners: 
Interkultura

Fotoclub Brodosplit


Association of persons with disability "Danube region"

UAssociation of persons with disability of Samobor and St Nedelja cities

National center for external valuation of eduaction

URIHO

Croatian Union of  Physically Disabled Disabled Persons Associations

Zagreb Sports Union of Disabled Persons

Short description:
This year the project was organized as a photo and design workshop providing young participants to use photos and design for producing materials that will rise awarness of the needs of young disabled persons, particularly their needs to travel and get together with other travellers from around the world. 

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Balkan Train

Financial support:
YouthNET

Partners:
Interkulturelles Zentrum 

United societies of Balkan 

group "Let's..."

IIC 

SPOT

Youth of XXI century

Short description:
Balkan train is a youth exhange programme taking place in Zadar YH and gathering young participants from Austria and South East European countries. The main tool for promoting integration of young persons in the region is art, painting in particularly.

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Hostelling - The Harmony of Differences

Financial support:
Hostelling International - Richard Schirmann Fund

Short description:
CYHA has joined many youth hostel association in celebrating the 100th anniversary of youth hostelling by organizing two main types of activities in youth hostels: concerts and exhibitions of young artists and opening doors programme for school groups. Throughout the year but mostly during the high summers season when CYHA's hostels are packed with travellers from all around the world, the events provided additional opportunity to promote the values of youth hostelling and their importance in today's global society.

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Marketing Youth Hostelling in Croatia 

Financial support:
Danhostel - Danish YHA

Short description:
With the support from the Danish Youth Hostel Association we managed to increase the marketing and infromation activities of our association and increase the promotion of the youth hostel network in Croatia and worldwide. The support was also used for our web site development. 

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Institutional support

Financial support:
National Foundation for Civil Society Development

Short description:
The biggest part of the financial support for this year was used for purchasing and modernisation of the association's equipment, education of our staff and volunteers and the start of the process of implementing HI-Quality management system in our youth hostels. 

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