Green

13-20 July 2022

Montecantini, Italy

Training Course

 

Summary of the project
It is a Training Course that will take place in Montecatini, Italy, (Arrival day 13th of July – Departure day 20th of July 2022), with the participation of 6 partner organizations from Italy, Cyprus, Croatia, Hungary, Czech Republic and Portugal.  The main aim of this Training Course is teaching to youth workers new ways of promoting ecology and the respect of the environment, and will learn about environmental challenges and ways and methods to promote sustainability and environmental awareness in their communities. They will develop non formal tools based on games,simulations, challenges and creative recycling,which will be useful to raise awareness on climate change and promote environmental activism among youth.
Summary of the project
The main objectives of the course are:
– Provide the selected youth workers with new ways to raise awareness among youth and local communities about environ mental issues;
– Exchange experiences and best practices related to environ mental education, sustainability and climate action;
– Share tools, procedures and develop strategies to make the work of NGOs more eco-friendly and sustainable;
– Encourage creativity, leadership skills, and environmental responsibility of youth workers;
– Develop new tools based on gaming, simulation and challen ges in order to promote environmental awareness and activism among youth;
– Implement an open event about the environment on the Earth Day 2020;
– Transfer skills and knowledge, making the participants able to plan and realize quality activities connected to environmental youth work;
– Establish future partnership within the Erasmus+ programme;
– Sustain the creation and development of innovative courses/ events/activities that could engage local youngsters in environ mental education;
– Promote intercultural dialogue and understanding. Methodology: The activities will be based on a non-formal methodology (energizers, team-building, role plays, simulations..)

More Information

  • Eligible to participate in this project are only Cypriots and/or Cypriot residents.
  • 3 Participants 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