Meet in Diversity! - Contact making seminar for Youth Exchanges with cultural minorities - Deadline 1 March 2012

Contact making seminar

10-14 April 2012 | Donja Stubica (Zagreb), Croatia

This contact-making seminar will explore the concept of minorities (ethnic, religious, linguistic, etc.), celebrating diversity in YiA projects and give the participants a space to develop Youth Exchanges on the topic of Cultural Diversity.
The aim of the CMS is to establish partnerships for Youth Exchanges involving young people with a cultural minority background.


  • Developing new youth exchange projects within the YiA programme involving young people belonging to a cultural minority group and/or aiming cultural diversity
  • Exchange of previous experience and good practice among participants
  • Better understanding of the eligibility and quality critera of Youth Exchanges among participants
  • Promoting innovation in YiA projects
  • Supporting the permanent priority of the Youth in Action programme – cultural diversity with its different aspects

Target group:

  • youth workers or representatives of informal groups of young people that have a mandate to enter into a partnership with other organisations/groups
  • representatives of a cultural minority or working with young people belonging to a cultural minority group
  • willing to develop and implement a Youth Exchange involving youngsters belonging to a cultural minority group
  • able to communicate and work in English
  • 18 or older

Deadline to Apply : 1 March 2012

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