International Seminar: Europeans, Migrants, All in the Same Boat

Deadline:  14 March 2016
Open to: young people aged 18-30 years, citizens of one of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe
Venue: 20-24 April 2016 – Vienna, Austria

Description

This international seminar focuses primarily on highlighting the problems of the refugee crisis. This will happen through a mix of formal and non-formal teaching methodologies and meeting with experts on the matter. The seminar is part of JEF’s 2016 Annual Work Plan called European Y.O.U.T.H. – Youth for Openness, Unity, Tolerance and Human rights for all and is focusing on combating the current wave of intolerance, migrantophobia – recurrent nationalist and populist stances and raise awareness among Europe’s youth about these issues. Co-organised by JEF Europe and JEF Austria, the international seminar“Europeans, Migrants, all in the same Boat” will take place from the 20 – 24 April in Vienna.

Eligibility

  • Young people aged 18-30 years old;
  • Citizens of one of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe.

Costs

  • Participation fee: 100 EUR (50 EUR for locals and anyone who does not need accommodation);
  • 8 scholarships of 70 EUR will be provided based on the quality of the response with the regard to the applicant’s motivation;
  • Travel reimbursement: 70% of the travel costs (up to max. 150 EUR).

How to Apply?

In order to apply please fill out the application form. For further details write to: [email protected]

More information on the official web-page.

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