The overall objective of this project was to reach out to marginalized groups by involving 28 youth workers, 56 youngsters with fewer opportunities – ethnic minorities and migrants – and 14 leaders from 7 countries in creative activities based on arts and other peer-to-peer educational tools that will promote main European values as diversity, intercultural and inter-religious dialogue, freedom, tolerance and respect of human rights.
The project hadd 2 main activities that will take part in Ramnicu Valcea – Romania:
- a training course – between 6-15 July 2017 – for 28 youth workers from 7 organizations (and 7 countries) in creative non-text methodologies based on drama and visual arts – to be used in non-formal education activities for young persons with fewer opportunities – especially migrants and minority groups
- a youth exchange – between 3-11 September – that will gather 56 young migrants and minority groups (and 14 leaders) from 7 countries, with a very different background that will work together for 9 days in a multicultural environment, to bring their contribution to sensitize both young and adult persons on promoting diversity, intercultural and inter-religious dialogue, common values of freedom, tolerance and respect of human rights.
All activities were drawn in order to reach the project overall and specific objectives, development – at participants’ individual level – of key competencies and abilities that will contribute both to their personal self development and to raise their awareness on issues related to promoting diversity, intercultural and inter-religious dialogue, common values of freedom, tolerance and respect of human rights.