Training “Peace 2.0 – New Social Media and Peace”

first_img Pocket ← Master in Banking and Entrepreneurship Scholarship at UniCredit, Italy Best Places and Tips when Traveling with Friends Tweet Reddit Similar Stories June 20, 2012 Published by admin Deadline: 28 June 2012Open to: Young adults between 18 and 25Costs: 60 EuroVenue: 9-18 July 2012, Struga, Republic of MacedoniaDescriptionPeace 2.0 is directed to young people from the civil society that are interested in peace work, engaged to stand up for social changes, have fun in the designing of documentations, texts, internet platform and want to expand and reflect their experiences and knowledge. The main aims of this youth exchange are young people from East and West Europe, from member states of the EU and transformation countries of Southeast Europe to:– Learn about different ways how Social Media can be used for peace work and can discuss potentials and risks of the Social Media.– Explore and use together Social Media for the articulation of different alternative voices, positions and perspectives.– Experience Social Media as a democratic possibility for the participation in group processes– Learn and understand how and why Social Media functions in other cultural contexts  – learn how Social Media can be used for inter-ethnic and inter-cultural understanding– Document and/or illustrate practically how Social Media function, respectively how Social Media can be used in peace and democracy work and which impacts Social Media have– Use the contents and skills learned during the youth exchange in their countries of origin and spread them on a personal level the project offers the participants to discover themselves and get involved in a changed surrounding (outside their all day life living conditions) and to develop their skills.Therefore, it is important to integrate in a group as an individual with its own skills. In the context of the group process the participants can experience themselves and reflect their own experiences.ApplicationInterested applicants should apply by sending:– CV– Short motivation letterTo the following adress [email protected] Conference, “Rhodes Youth Forum 2012” →center_img Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. Share 0 +1 Call for Leadership Positions for the GLOW Camp; YMLP camps 2020 LinkedIn 0 Internship Programme of German Business for the countries of the Western Balkans Training “Peace 2.0 – New Social Media and Peace”last_img read more