June 2020

Dominic McGeown, Enterprise Co-Ordinator at South West College in Northern Ireland
Dominic McGeown, Enterprise Co-Ordinator at South West College in Northern Ireland, is part of an Erasmus+ Youth project team looking to equip young learners with effective tools to start their own business. He shares his thoughts on the new online world and reflects on how it will impact entrepreneurs as we emerge from lockdown. "With many businesses hitting pause on their services while we ride...
Entering the job market can be a daunting experience for young people, and they can often encounter a number of barriers and complications along the way. With a highly competitive market, the activities of the [email protected] cross-sectoral partnership, focused on supporting youth employability and entrepreneurship, is arguably now more important than ever. What is [email protected]? The [email protected]
Woman at computer taking part in virtual event
Since lockdown began in the UK in March, organisations have been coming up with creative solutions to the challenges brought about by social distancing. Included in these solutions is the transition from hosting events in person to hosting them virtually. Here at the Erasmus+ UK National Agency, we have moved some of our events online in order to continue our usual activities while keeping our...
Three Erasmus+ participants standing outside with flag
This year marks the return of our competition! The People of Erasmus+ competition is all about you and your Erasmus+ stories. Whether you were involved in the programme as a participant or beneficiary, we want to hear your experiences. All you need to do is complete the competition form, tell your story in 100-200 words and upload a selfie. To help inspire you, we asked our Erasmus+ UK team to...