When: 27 April – 5 May 2018
Where: Agros, Cyprus
Who: 3 participants (between 15-30 years old)
It’s aim is the cultural diversity, inter-religious dialogue and empowerment of youth from various social, religious, cultural and ethno-racial backgrounds. Especially we would work with marginalised youth with less possibilities, particularly refugees and asylum seekers or those coming from low income families or rural areas. We expect that our participants are mainly newcomers with small experience in youth work, but a strong willingness to develop. The project would provide them with social tools and skills and would help to raise the awareness for their cultural diverse surroundings, to find out and understand the differences as well as to be proud to except their cultural and personal identity. By doing so they will develop respect and understanding towards other groups and nations. The project leads also to achieving personal, social and professional development.
The main objectives of this project are to promote inter-religious dialogue, raise awareness of one’s own identity and culture and to cross borders to other traditions, languages and mentalities by involving actively with participants from other countries. One important part of the project would be dedicated to address prejudices in all its kinds and how to fight it. We expect to develop cooperation between different cultures, religions and civilizations by working on same tasks and creating new projects. Participants are going to get to know each other better and get profound knowledge about culture, history and religion of others. During the project we will additionally exchange cultural information through music, dance, songs and сuisine. This will be done in an interactive way in intercultural learning environment.
Costs: Travel expenses are covered in 330 euro. Lodgings are covered in 100%. Insurance cover is the responsibility of the individual participant.
Participation fee: 20 euros
Working language: English
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