26 May, 2021

Volunteering vs. Violence: Call for Participants

Creative camp "Volunteers vs Violence, Let's turn theory into practice"

One World Association – SCI Poland is calling for participants for the camp “Volunteering vs. Violence – let’s turn theory practice”, which was born after the “Volunteering vs. Violence” conference, which was a summary of three meetings on the subject of volunteering and violence across various historical periods in Spain, Rome and Poland.

Main content

Nonviolence Communication, Visual Thinking, Simulation Games Building.

The aim of the camp is to create a simulation narration game about faces of violence and conflict resolution. It will give a chance to meet different challenging situations in safe conditions, jump in somebodies’ shoes, search for solutions, cooperate with others, have fun and learn.
The project is open for participants from Italy, Germany and Greece.

Participants Profile

Feel free to apply, if you:

– are interested in volunteering and have some knowledge on this topic – are willing to use the results of the training, – want to test created game in your home country;

– are a resident of Italy, Germany, or Greece;

– are able to communicate well and work in English;

– are at least 18 years old (there is no maximum age);

– are available to attend the whole duration of the creative camp.

Certificate

Following your active participation, you will be awarded a Youthpass certificate.

Financial conditions

Food and accommodation for participants will be fully covered for the duration of the creative camp. Travel costs will be reimbursed after receipt of original travel documents, up to the maximum amounts indicated in the rules of the Erasmus+ Programme. Based on the Erasmus+ distance calculator , the maximum travel reimbursement amounts are: Albania – 275 euro, Bulgaria – 275 euro, Germany – 275 euro, Greece – 275 euro, Italy – 275 euro, Kosovo – 275 euro, Macedonia – 275 euro, Russia – 275 euro, Spain – 275 euro, Poland = 0 euro.

When and Where?

It will take place in Poznan, Poland 4-11 July 2021.

Apply here!

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