Porta Nuova Europa is a non profit association, created in 2007, which promotes European awareness, active citizenship and intercultural dialogue, with particular emphasis on active participation and youth mobility.

Since 2010, the Association is accredited as Sending and Coordination Organisation (Accr. 2016-1-IT03-KA110-007612) for projects of European Voluntary Service (Erasmus+ Program)

Since 2013 the Association is member of the European Network  Euroguidance Italia enhancing diffusion activities on National level. The network is composed by organizations, operators and experts active in the field of professional guidance and European mobility.

Our activities:

  • Information and awareness activities in the field of European mobility and education addressed to youngsters and youth workers
  • guidance activities addressed to youngsters, supporting them in their research for learning opportunities in Europe
  • training activities within the framework of the European Programs mainly directed to third sector organizations, schools and (vocational) training centers
  • consultancy, development and coordination of European projects mainly in the field of formal and non-formal education, culture, active citizenship and youth

Porta Nuova Europa operates on local level in a network of high schools, Vocational training centers, Youth Information Centers and other third sector organizations. We also collaborate with the University of Pavia, with Municipalities and the Province of Pavia.

Porta Nuova Europa has participated and is still participating, in some cases with the function of lead partner, in various European projects, mainly within the framework of the former Youth in Action and Lifelong Learning Programs and the actual Erasmus+ Program.