STEP IN THEIR SHOES PHASE #1

VENUE: Snowdonia National Park
COUNTRY: Wales
DATE: 13-21 March, 2018
STATUS: Open Registration

Start

13.03.2018

End

21.03.2018

Address

Wales, in Snowdonia National Park, in YHA Kings hostel   View map

PROJECT INFO

  • Hosting Organization: Abroadship
  • Funding Programme: Erasmus+ Program
  • Action: KA1 – Mobility of individuals
  • Nr of Participating Countries: 6
  • Nr. of Participants from Norway: 4+1

DESCRIPTION

The partners of this project invite youth to do an empathy developing project to step in a variety of different shoes through KING methodology: Knowledge, Involvement, Nature, Growth.
During hiking in addition to other types of physical activities, they would like to explore sensitive topics and particularly inclusion.  (click here to read more about the project).

OBJECTIVES

  • To reach personal development which helps to understand ourselves and reflect on own behavior and behavior of others
  • Challenge the perception of the structures within our society that undermine social inclusion or foster discrimination
  • Overcoming the stereotypes of different religion
  • To raise awareness on the topic of discrimination
  • To build a broader understanding of what an inclusive attitude means and to start intercultural and inter-religious dialogue
  • To understand the connections between culture and sport and to understand the intercultural aspects of sport
  • To raise the sense of empathy towards other people

 CONDITIONS

  1. The project covers all expenses regarding accommodation and food during the activities
  2. 80% traveling costs (only the most economical and agreed beforehand at hello@abroadship.org) are covered.
  3. For traveling reimbursement, it is mandatory to keep and bring all your tickets and invoices, boarding passes and receipts (originals). Without these documents, traveling costs cannot be reimbursed.
  4. Reimbursements will be given in British pounds currency on the last day of the YE.

WHO CAN APPLY

Youth in the age group 18-30 with residence in Norway.


SELECTION CRITERIA

  1. Participants should be highly motivated to participate in the activity and follow up activities.
  2. Participants should be able to communicate fairly in the English language.
  3. Participants should be willing to develop follow up activities for young people in their local community.
  4. Participants should be willing to improve their skills and competencies.
  5. Participants should be motivated to meet with people from other cultures/countries.

LANGUAGE

The sessions will be conducted in English.


USEFUL INFORMATION

MORE DETAIL

Phone

+47 46693689

Email

nina.aarstrand@nitin.com

REGISTRATION SHOULD BE SUBMITTED BY 9 FEBRUARY 2018.

REGISTRATION FORM - CLICK HERE

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