Open Call for Participants – Youth Exchange „Positive Eco Change Leaders“

Open Call for Participants – Youth Exchange „Positive Eco Change Leaders“

The exchange will last 7 days of program 08-16 of July (where 8th is an arrival day and 16th the departure day) and will take place in Lewin Kłodzki, Poland.

Association for Educational Development EKVALIS is partner in Youth Exchange. The project is aimed at people who want to actively contribute and help to protect natural environment. The exchange focuses on the idea of reducing waste and proper waste management, as well as social actions which raise awareness of ecology and natural environment protection. We will also discuss current issues of natural environment protection. During the exchange participants will earn basics of project management and design their own projects aiming to promote zero waste life style. Participant’s task after returning to their home countries will be to implement previously prepared projects (e.g. organizing cleaning green areas event, educational activities, workshops, a flash mob, a movie screening).

Project  Aim:

To increase the awareness in the field of protecting the environment, waste management and social awareness to take actions for environment protection.

Criteria for participants:

–           Young people who are willing to learn or practice new methods and having interest in eco-activism.

  • Preferably workers, volunteers or persons associated with the partner organization and actively involved in the youth work (being a formal education teacher also counts!)
  • Aged 18 – 25
  • Persons who are ready and motivated to create/organize a workshop for youth back to their countries in the period of up to 2 months after the mobility, with the support and in collaboration with the sending organization and mentoring from the coordinators.
  • Person, who reads and responds to e-mails

The project is supported from Erasmus +. All expenses related to accommodation and food are covered by the organizer. And the travel cost are cover up to 275 euros.

Participation fee is 500mkd, members of EKVALIS have a fee of 250 mkd.

Applications are now open and you can register on this link.

The deadline to submit applications is 25.04.2019  at 23:59. Incomplete and late applications are not going to be accepted.

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