36 participants from Macedonia, Albania, Kosovo, Turkey, Portugal and Romania, who will together spend 8 days in the city of Struga, Macedonia.
They will learn more about the ecological issues and will try to find creative solutions for them. The goal is to promote sustainability through providing them with knowledge about
sustainability and understanding it as a core value, and to promote recycling habits through .sharing practices between the EU and non-EU countries.
This project connecting environment, education through outdoor activities and arts and
culture will engage participants in non-formal activities where they will have a chance to
learn more about sustainability and leadership in order to become agents for change to
the environmental problems of their communities. Moreover, the participants will take
part in the outdoor activities in order to promote recycling habits, to be environmentally
responsible and raise awareness about the ecological issues in the local community in the city of Struga
The participants will be involved in creative recycling workshops where they will have a
chance to try to create handicrafts and give life out of waste. The final result of the creative
recycling workshop will be shown in an event, where their creations will be exposed. At the
end, the participants will use all the knowledge learned in the Youth Exchange and create a booklet about recycling and how to create handicrafts out.
Each country participates with a group of 5 young people (18-25 years old) and 1 group leader (no age limit for group leaders) fee: 35 EURO
The application for can be downloaded bellow and will be send to firstname.lastname@example.org until 11.03.2014