Science – Future of Lithuania / Mokslas – Lietuvos Ateitis, Vol 1, No 3 (2009)

Intercultural Competence in the Context of Youth Non-Governmental Organisations’ International Activities

Alvydė Palaimaitė
Asta Radzevičienė


Increasingly growing necessity for international cooperation of Lithuanian youth non-governmental organization is analyzed in the article. The appropriateness of intercultural competence development for enhancing international activities of Youth non-governmental organization is examined. The results of empirical survey, which confirm the hypothesis that the lack of intercultural competence is the main barrier for international cooperation activities of youth non-governmental organizations, are presented. According to the theory and survey results, authors suggest the list of the main intercultural competences, which could become a core of human resource development in order to enhance international activities of non-governmental youth organizations.

Article in Lithuanian

Article in: English

Article published: 2011-04-11

Keyword(s): non-governmental youth organization; international collaboration; intercultural competence; human resources development

DOI: 10.3846/151

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