UPRISE

Train your entrepreneur-self! Be the change!

Title: UPRISE “Unleashing the Power of Social Entrepreneurs”
Venue: Liepaja, Latvia
Date: 02-10 August, 2018
We’re looking for: 2 participants

Deadline to submit your completed application is April 16th, 2018
I’m your APPLICATION form! :)
Only selected participants will be informed on April 17th, 2018
Please, donate 10 000 HUF (Hungarian organization) in case of selection.

About the project
The training course UPRISE- “Unleashing the Power of Social Entrepreneurs” aims
to develop the capacity of youth workers to raise awareness and address refugee
related issues in their work with young people using the tool of social entrepreneurship.
The training course will be based on non-formal learning methods and principles,
intercultural dialogue and communication including group discussions, interactive
presentations, participant’s lead workshops, team work etc.
The training aims to create a learning space with better self-awareness and awareness
of the needs and goals of the groups of young people they work with to enhance the
results of the learning process and give birth to high quality projects led by the
participants in the future.
Objectives of the training course:
• Widen perspectives of participants on the concept of social entrepreneurship
as a tool for tackling local social problems of marginalized young people,
refugees/asylum seekers and migrants
• Identify existing resources for the young social entrepreneurs and share know
how on social enterprises
• Explore creative tools and methodologies for creating conditions for a
dialogue, establishing a culture of diversity, acceptance and pluralism and for
dealing with fears that exist in our society
• Provide participants with educational tools and methodologies that will enable
them to act as multipliers on refugee related issues in their work with young
people

Accommmodation:
The accommodation and venue for the training course is the camping place called ERGLI
Kempings: https://viesunamiem.lv/kempings-ergli
Beach is around 1.5km away from the hotel.
The accomodation will be in shared rooms – 4 persons in one room.

Financial matters:
Local board and lodging are fully covered.
Travel (flights, other means of transport) expenses are compensated (up to 100%), based on the actual expenses incurred and the distance from your location of residence to the location of the project (Liepaja, Latvia). In case of Hungary the available sum is €275/participant. You will be reimbursed with 100% of your travel costs up to 275 euro*.
Please note that there is €30 participation fee for participants. The participation fee is the
contribution of each participant to cover the very small part of the project organizational
expenses (to be paid by the participants during the training course).

Deadline to submit your completed application is April 16th, 2018
I’m your APPLICATION form! :)
Only selected participants will be informed on April 17th, 2018
Please, donate 10 000 HUF (Hungarian organization) in case of selection.