PeaceBuilders is a science-based, research-validated violence prevention curriculum and professional development program for grades pre-K to 12. Its essence is a common language – six principles, taught, modeled and practiced. These same principles set behavioral expectations, reduce aggression, and transform the climate and culture of any environment to one which is cooperative, productive, and academically successful.
Youth from Kosovo organized a street action (flash mob) in order to discuss together with citizens about peace and reconciliation in Western Balkan and Turkey. During this street action, youth disseminated leaflets with satiric messages, which they created during the workshop about critical thinking and use of satire to criticize.
Deadline: 1 July 2018
Open to: students of higher education between the ages of 18 and 35
Benefits: covered travel, accommodation, lunch in Prague, access to Future Port Prague
The ReDefine Next 100 program brings together selected students from diverse fields including humanities, social sciences, engineering, medicine, computing science, art and the natural sciences. In international teams, 40 top young leaders identify the issue they perceive to be the paramount global challenge in the future. This diverse team incorporates innovative ideas from various respective fields and proposes a way to address this challenge. Up to ten teams will be invited to Prague for a five day-long workshop, where they perfect their work to a final proposal with high-level mentors. The top teams, as selected by a panel of experts, will be invited to present their ideas at The Next 100 Symposium.
8-11 August 2018 | Sibiu, RomaniaThe major aim of this training course is to train trainers to contribute to the improvement of quality youth work in Council of Europe countries, with a particular focus on working with youth work preventing violent extremism and radicalization.
Within this ToT-course participants have the chance to develop their competences as a trainer in youth work, with a particular focus on prevention of violent extremism and radicalisation.
In line with the European Training Strategy in the frame of Erasmus+: Youth in Action programme the ToT-course considers the following competences to be essential when working as a non-formal education trainer:
Presentation of Research and public discussion on the topic “Reconciliation process in the Western Balkans and Turkey: a State in the Republic of Macedonia”.
The main goal of the project “Divided Past – Joint Future” is to civil organisations be recognized by governments in the region as an important social factor with a strong capacity to build peace and reconciliation.
BELGRADE/BERLIN – Are you interested in Europe, history and peace? Do you want to learn more about World War I and its consequences? Do you want to know how other societies experienced the war and how you can personally contribute to a peaceful future in and around Europe? Do you have ideas for peace in and around Europe that you want to carry forward?
In the framework of the Divided Past-Joint Future project, the organization “Beyond Barriers” held on May 16, 2018 the workshop for the National Laboratories of Social Innovation, which was held at the Tirana International Hotel & Conference Center.
Seminar / Conference
12-16 November 2018 | Split, Croatia
The 13th edition of the International Tool Fair will take place from the 12th (arrival) to the 16th (departure) of November in Split, Croatia.
The focus of this year’s edition aims to develop – also through innovative approaches, pedagogies and practices – the quality and variety of tools for learning that will empower young people to create inclusive diverse communities they live in.
CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS
Muslim minorities and the refugee crisis in Europe workshop
30th August – 3rd September 2018, Warsaw (Poland)
The Middle East and Central Asia Unit of the Department of Political Studies at the Collegium of Socio-Economics of SGH Warsaw School of Economics is organising an intensive interdisciplinary workshop for young researchers, NGO and youth workers, as well as for professionals on the refugee crisis and attitudes towards Muslims in the EU, with a special focus on wider Central and Eastern Europe. The aim of the workshop is to provide knowledge, practical tools and skills which will enable the participants to understand the character of the refugee crisis and attitudes towards the Muslims.
Divided Past- Joint Future public event in Bitola, Macedonia.
– Created the Field of Peace
– Planted the Tree of Peace
– Created a Time Capsule and sent the messages to Universe for eternal peace