Participate in the project “Bricks made of Words”
“Bricks Made of Words: building Europe again through dialogue” is a project dedicated to young European citizens interested in sharing knowledge and perspectives about actual key themes relevant for their future, as well as for the European Unions’ future.
What is it about?
The project will select 28 youngsters (18-24 years old) from different European Countries (Belgium, Bosnia Herzegovina, Italy, Romania, Serbia – Portugal and Cyprus to be confirmed) according to their orientation towards EU policies related to the selected themes (Eurosceptics and Euro supporters) and will bring them together in 6 Events held in Italy, Republic of Serbia, Romania, Bosnia Herzegovina, Belgium and Cyprus (to be confirmed).
During the 6 Events, youngsters will be involved in laboratories, workshops and study visits and will experiment with innovative ways of debate and knowledge sharing (storytelling, augmented reality, Lego gaming…).
Starting from knowing EU history and values, EU bodies and their functioning, participants will develop critical thinking on sensitive matters, debating and exchanging their thoughts with peers from other EU Countries, for finally developing a document containing all their ideas and recommendation to be presented in Brussels to the EU policymakers during the last event.
Applications are open until July 27 via the link!
Who is it for?
The call is open to select 4 youngsters (18-24 years old) coming from the Republic of Serbia.
A total of 28 participants will be selected, with equal participation of Eurosceptics and Euro supporters to allow a wide and fair exchange of ideas and visions amongst participants.
The selection is based on a policy of equal opportunities and does not discriminate on any ground, with due regard to an appropriate balance of nationality and gender.
Participants are required to:
- be between 18 and 24 years old
- be citizen or resident in the Republic of Serbia
- be fluent in English
- be interested in participating in an intercultural and international project
- be available to participate in the 6 events/mobilities (the 4-day study visit to Italy, Romania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cyprus and Belgium in September, November, December 2022 and February and March 2023)
How will I learn
Applicants must provide:
- Personal information
- Motivations for participating in the project (max 2 000 characters)
- Questionnaire about Euroscepticism
The deadline to submit your application is July 27th, 2022.
After submitting your application you will receive an email confirmation.
The results of the selection process will be communicated by August 10th, 2022.
Please notice each participant will need to sign an agreement about its rights and obligations in participating the project.
For any additional information about the call, you can contact the project leader ARCI (Italian recreational and cultural association): email@example.com
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