Call for participants for youth exchange “Youth is Tolerance”

CYA Krik issues a call for 6 participants and one group leader for a youth exchange in Vidin, Bulgaria.

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Aim of the project:

The aim of the project is to meet young people from different European countries and they to communicate and discuss themes – tolerance, solidarity and European values.

Activities:

During the exchange, the activities will be aimed at introducing to young
people to the various forms of xenophobia and aggression, as well as mechanisms to deal with them. The causes and consequences of the lack of tolerance and understanding of diversity will be discussed, the aim being to realize the scale of the problem and the possible ways to deal with it at local, national, European level. The training program that is developed is diverse and intensive and is based entirely on non-formal education and interactive teaching methods. Interactive learning methods such as case studies, simulations, role-plays, talks, brainstorming, discussions, group work, etc. will be used. The topic of the essence of tolerance, cultural misunderstandings and contradictions, the factors of effective intercultural interactions, the main European values and rights, the terms “freedom
of speech / freedom of expression”, “hate speech / hostile speech” and “self- ” will be presented.

Dissemination activities:

Each group is expected to organize a distribution activity after returning to their communities. The purpose of this activity is to disseminate the results of the project to other people. By deciding to take part in this project, the participants assume the responsibility to organize the distribution activity in their community. More detailed information on this will be provided during a special session, one of the days of the exchange.

When: 29.09.2019 – 05.10.2019

Where: Vidin, Bulgaria

YOU CAN TAKE PART OF THE TRAINING COURSE IF YOU ARE:

– between 18 –29 years old

– with proper English skills (at least speaking)

– youth interested in learning.

To apply, fill in the online application form .

Deadline for applications 22.09.2019.

Participation fee for CYA Krik: 600 MKD

For any additional questions, contact us at kriksending@gmail.com.

!!Only the selected participants will be contacted!!

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