BYM | Building resilient YOU(TH) through media literacy

12-19 of JUNE 2022

Sardinia, Italy

Youth Exchange

 

“Building resilient YOU(TH) through media literacy” is an international youth exchange that will take place in Sardinia (near Cagliari) from 12 to 19 June 2022 and
will be carried out within the Erasmus + program. The project will involve 35 young people from Italy, Spain, Poland, Netherlands and Cyprus.
The activity aims to equip 35 young people with competencies and practical guidelines in Media and Information Literacy fostering their personal and social development
OBJECTIVES
1) to foster media and information literacy for critical civic empowerment and engagement of young citizens,
2) to raise awareness, stimulate understanding and critical thinking of youngsters while interacting in online space,
3) to build capacities of young people to integrate elements of MIL in practical activities in the youth work (peer education, news reporting, podcasting, blogs,  videos).
Each delegation will consist of 6 young people aged between 18 and 25 plus 1 team leader. Priority will be given to the participation of young NEETs or those from
social distress groups.
Participants profile:
• Be interested in the topic of digital communication;
• Be interested in the topic of media literacy;
• Be aware of the importance of mutual understanding between peoples;
• Be aware of the importance of associations, especially youth associations;
• Have the will to make available to their peers the skills acquired during the exchange;
• Promote knowledge of your local community through online dissemination activities;

 

More Information

  • Eligible to participate in this project are only Cypriots and/or Cypriot residents.
  • 6 Participants 18-25 + 1 Team Leader 18+
  • Food and accommodation are fully covered by the project and the traveling cost up to 360 euro
  • If you are interested to participate you can fill up the  Application Form