GetStarted – training course on practical organization of youth exchanges and international project management
13-20 June 2016 | Swiss mountains , Switzerland
GetStarted is a practical and experiential training course about the basics of organising and managing international youth camps and youth exchanges. It supports youth leaders and youth workers to organize such international activities on their own.
This Training Course is for 30 participants from Belgium – DE, Belgium – FL, Belgium – FR, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Egypt, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of, Palestine, Slovak Republic, Spain, Switzerland
The aim of Get Started is to enable participants to successfully prepare and run international youth exchanges and/or similar international youth projects. It is inviting young youth workers and youth leaders to make first experiences in planning their own international youth camp or youth exchange.
In the inspiring environmen of the Swiss Alps, 30 participants from Europe and the Middle East will learn and share all relevant steps for planning your activity.
We will address our aim through four main objectives:
– Capacity building in projects planning and grant writing, basic finance management
– Further developed group leader’s skills and team-work competencies, working on far distance
-Increase participants’ Intercultural awareness and enable them to address intercultural learning and dealing with ambiguity in their projects
– Understand how to create good partnerships in project, how to maintain them and how network of organizations with similar values can be important for first steps
All accommodation, food and program expenses are covered.
Participants will get reimbursed 70% of their travel costs (up to 300 EUR) and 100% of their visa costs – minus a participation fee of 60 EUR.
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