Call for Applications: "International Youth Camp - Dealing with the Past and Holocaust Histories in the Balkans", Bitola, Macedonia, Sept. 10-19, 2017
Dear colleagues, partners and friends,
Forum Civil Peace Service (forumZFD), Youth Cultural Center Bitola, the Holocaust Fund for the Jews of Macedonia, pax christi Aachen and The Ideas Partnership welcome interested youth from Macedonia, Kosovo and Germany to become volunteers on the "International Youth Camp – Dealing with the Past and Holocaust Histories in the Balkans". The project will take place in Bitola, Macedonia, on Sept. 10th - 19th, 2017. Join us in this unique experience for intercultural exchange and peacebuilding through youth encounter and apply until August 4th! Travel costs and accommodation of participants will be covered.
The idea behind the action is to promote peace and inclusive remembrance through restorationof the long abandoned historical Jewish cemetery in Bitola. Archaeological field work, interactive workshops and introductory lectures on Dealing with the Past, Holocaust Education etc. held by expert trainers and researchers will be part of the project activities.
Please find more information on the project and application in the docs below and feel free to share the news with whomever. For any question, please feel free to contact us via email: Bitolayouthcamp2017[at]gmail[dot]com
Thank you for your interest! We are looking forward to your applications until August 4th!