Call for participants YE Don’t Fear to Differ

We are looking for participants from Bulgaria aged 18-30 to take part in the Youth Exchange Don’t Fear to Differ: Empowering Intercultural Dialogue in Europe. The exchange will be held in Uzana, Gabrovo from 12 to 18 July 2021.

FECE covers food, accommodation and travel tickets for the selected participants. You can apply until 15 June 2021 by sending your CV to foundation.ece@gmail.com.

The main objective of the youth exchange Don’t fear to differ! Empowering intercultural dialogue in Europe is to introduce young people to the changing cultural map of Europe and to promote intercultural dialogue as an effective way of tackling the marginalisation of certain groups of people and counteracting hate speech. Through intercultural dialogue youth from six different European countries will develop soft skills such as intercultural competencies, cultural awareness, and social interactions. In this way, the project will contribute to combating hate speech, overcoming all forms of stereotypes and prejudices, and making young people more tolerant of people of different social, cultural, and religious backgrounds.

The main topics of youth exchange аre:

  • Culture and migration
  • Discrimination and intolerance
  • Fight against hate speech
  • Tolerance
  • Developing soft skills and competences
  • Developing critical thinking, social, and leadership competencies

Duration: 7 days (12-18 July 2021)

Countries involved: Bulgaria, Italy, Romania, North Macedonia, Lithuania, Czech Republic

Participants: 32 young people from 6 European countries

The project is funded by the European Commission under the Erasmus+ program.

Call for participants YE Don’t Fear to Differ

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