“Escape for human rights: «Few m2 of different reality»” Potenza (Italy): 12.12.2017 – 20.12.2017 (including travel days)
The project aims to raise awareness about Human rights in spheres of gender discrimination, children rights and domestic violence through making Human rights escape room, as well as understanding how to use escape rooms as a learning tool in order to create similar projects on Human rights back at local communities
Spread ideas of human rights protection
Provide youth workers with tools and knowledge on how to organize escape rooms, which will bring ideas of human rights promotions to greater amount of people
Show that dealing with human rights can be done in various ways through providing participants with ideas and methods on non-standard approach to human rights education
To create working tools which can be used in local communities
Start a network of youth workers in Europe who are ready to do quest rooms on human rights by giving them an opportunity to practice this approach and creating a good atmosphere for connection between participants
Bring understanding of nowadays problems in human rights area through giving examples, ideas and theoretical knowledge during the project
To raise awareness of such human rights topics as gender discrimination, children rights and domestic violence
Trainers There will be an international team of trainers from Poland and Italy with senior and junior facilitators and the team of organisers
Language of the Seminar English
Application: To apply for the project fill in the application form attached, deadline for application form – 11.11.2017, 23:59 GMT +2
Dates: 12.12.2017 – 20.12.2017 (including travel days) Day of arrival in Potenza: 12.12.2017 Day of departure from Potenza: 20.12.2017 ATTENTION: it is not possible to arrive in Italy before 12.12.2017 and leave it after 20.12.2017. Italian N.A. is very strict on this.
Venue of the meeting Place: Potenza (PZ) – Country: Italy The meeting will be carried out in EURO-NET and GODESK offices The hotel will be in the centre of the town, 100 meters far from EURO-NET office. When the activities are planned to be realized in GODESK we will move with a reserved bus there.
The background of the participants: youth workers, NGO activists and youngsters High motivation Aged 18+ (who already have some experience working directly with youngsters and preferably working with human rights issues before) Gender balance among national groups will strictly be required English will be the working language. Participants must have sufficient understanding of English. At least 8 participants must be with Fewer Opportunities.
Accommodation and meals The participants should be accommodated in hotel rooms (double/triple/quadru-ple) equipped with all comforts in a 4 star hotel located in the centre of the town of Potenza. The hotel (Grande Albergo – www.grandealbergopotenza.it) will be reserved directly by us ONLY after receiving your registration forms and plane tickets, so please be fast in sending everything because it is a Christmas period and we do not want to have problem with reservations. The hotel should offer half or full board (some lunches should be realized in Godesk offices (www.godesk.it) where some activities are planned to be realized): these lunches should be realized in the office location using a catering. The menu is generally fixed so it cannot be chosen but for example if you are vegetarian you can inform us and we will ask to prepare something different for you. For the days of trip we will ask to the hotel a little packet-lunch (generally 2 sandwiches + 1 fruit + 1 bottle of mineral water 33cl.)
Hotel Information You do not need to take with you towels and/or blankets because you will find all in your room in hotel (every room has of course a private toilet/bathroom inside the room).
Climate In Potenza, in December we have generally 3-10 degrees so it is very cold! So take with you a good jacket please. It is better! 😉
Intercultural Evening It is planned an intercultural evening during the meeting. So please take with you some product from your country (drinks, food, music, etc.) to be presented to the other participants.
Participation fee For the very high costs of the seminar each participant has to participate at the subsistence/organization cost with 80,00 Euro to be paid in cash in EURO during the meeting directly in our association. Included in the fee there is also the opportunity to visit and play an escape room already existing in Potenza.
Accommodation and food are fully covered as well as travelling expenses up to 275 euro. 4 Available places for Cypriots-no age limit
Applications until 11/11/2017