Empowerment

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Title: Youth Empowerment Meets Conflict Transformation Remastered
Venue: Rustavi, Georgia
Date: April 08 – 15, 2017
Should be aged between: 20 –
We’re looking for: 2 participants from Hungary

There will be 35 Euro of participation fee per participant.
Deadline to submit your completed application is April 2nd, 2017
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Only selected participants will be informed on April 3rd, 2017.

General Information
The training course aims to provide youth workers with a comprehensive understanding of dynamics of contemporary conflicts and the impact that young people – as those mainly effected by them – can have in influencing change processes in Europe. The primary aim is the strengthen the role of young people in peace building activities in conflict settings across Europe by enhancing their competences as agents of change and empowering them to take an active role as responsible and active citizens on community and European levels.
Therefore, the course will provide youth workers and youth leaders with an introduction to conflict studies, conflict analysis, conflict dynamics and conflict intervention by applying approaches of conflict transformation. Additionally, conflict transformation will be put into the context of youth work by integrating youth empowerment and participation into conflict intervention models. Based on this introduction, the participants will intensively deal with youth participation and approaches to youth inclusion to set up youth initiatives addressing conflicts on local, regional and European levels.
The intervention training will provide practical and easy-to-use tools for conflict analysis and design for conflict intervention. Therefore, a variety of non-formal educational tools such simulation exercises, group work, debates, theatre methods will be accompanied with feedback and evaluation sessions, cultural evenings organized by the participants, and excursions.

Objectives:
• To study approaches to conflict transformation
• To share methods and experiences for youth empowerment in conflict settings
• To highlight the importance of youth participation in conflict transformation
• To work on future plans for European cooperation on youth project in processes of conflict transformation

Content:
• Conflict transformation
• The role of youth in change processes and in transforming conflicts
• Youth empowerment
• Conflicts in contemporary Europe
• Developing youth-based conflict interventions on community level

The participants should have the following profile:

– To be very motivated 
– At least basic knowledge of the role of youth work in processes of conflict transformation
– Knowledge of the situation of young people in their own country
– Motivation to take part in a mutual learning process in a very intercultural setting
– Good level of English to follow the course and ability to participate fully in the event
– European volunteers under the EVS programme are NOT allowed to participate.

The participants are expected to participate fully in all activities. Unauthorized absence from activities and workshops will not be permitted and will result in cancellation of the travel reimbursements. We would really appreciate energetic and active participation! 

Health insurance is not provided by the organizers and will not be reimbursed. All participants are required to purchase health insurance individually.

Financial matters:
Accommodation, living and other project-related expenses: 100% funded by the EU. This includes everything except for travel costs.

The participants will be accommodated in double, 3-beds and 4-beds rooms in Rustavi Scout Center. Bed lines and towels are provided. Breakfasts, lunches and dinners, as well as two coffee breaks per day will be provided by the organizers.
More information about the hotel:
http://iscr.ge/

Travel (flights, other means of transport) expenses are compensated (up to 100%), based on the actual expenses incurred and the distance from your location (Germany) of residence to the location of the project (Rustavi, Georgia).

In case of signed agreement we manage your booking so no worries about travel!! We book your flight!! 😉

There will be 35 Euro of participation fee per participant.
Deadline to submit your completed application is April 2nd, 2017
I’m your APPLICATION form! Don’t forget to use me :)
Only selected participants will be informed on April 3rd, 2017.