Call for participants to a Youth Camp, 04-09 October 2019, Scout Center Ohrid

Title of the project: Combating social exclusion of young people

Leading organization: CYA KRIK, Skopje

Project partners: Youth Center Perspektiva Durres and Center for Education and Training Prizren

About the project: In Western Balkan region people with disabilities are facing lot of problems. Within this project, regional activities will be made in which youth with and without disabilities will learn from each other and learn about cultural cooperation while increasing the number of educational-mobility activities. Moreover, youth workers will gain knowledge and built their capacities in working in mixed groups, so indirectly the capacities of the organization included in this project will be fostered.  Best practices and ways of working with mixed groups will be shared and tested.

The project is supported by the Western Balkan Fund.

On behalf of the project activities, CYA KRIK issues call for participants to a Youth Camp

A3. Youth Camp – The youth camp will be happening in the Scouts Centre in Ohrid, North Macedonia and will gather 24 people coming from Skopje, Durres and Prizren.

WHO: 3 groups from Skopje, Durres and Prizren

Each group is consisted of 3 people young people with disabilities, 3 young people without disabilities accompanied by 2 group leaders.

WHEN: 4th till 9th of October 2019

WHERE: Scouts Centre Ohrid

THEME OF THE CAMP: During the youth camp, the participants will have the opportunity to learn more about social inclusion and different types of disabilities. The participants will have the opportunity to participate at Scouts outdoor activities in the nature. The participants will have the opportunity to learn more about the different cultures from North Macedonia, Albania and Kosovo*[1]. During this camp, the participants will spend time with each other, work on building the cultural cooperation and finding mechanisms for improving the process of social inclusion in their countries.

OBJECTIVE OF THE CAMP: Social inclusion, social and personal development of young people with disabilities and without.

YOUTH CAMP: The costs for the accommodation and food during the events is covered by the organizer. The travel costs are reimbursed up to 60% of the regular costs of the ticket.

WHO CAN APPLY: The call is open for participants – young people which have from 15 to 25 years old. The participants need to be motivated for participation at the camp. Previous experience is not needed.

HOW TO APPLY: fill this Application Form

DUE TO: The call is open due to 27th of September


[1] * This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence

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