"iChange for Future"

Erasmus+ Youth exchange project implemented by Filodasikos Syndesmos Agrou (Cyprus) in partnership with Fundacja Zielony Słoń (Poland).

Venue: Agros, Cyprus

APV Dates: 21-23/10/2016

Youth Exchange Dates: 05-13/11/2016

Youth Exchange Participants: 4+1

Language: English.

Venue of the project: Agros village in Cyprus www.agros.org.cy

THE EVENT

The Youth Exchange takes place on 05-13/11/2016 in Agros, Cyprus.

The Advanced Preparatory Visit (APV) attended earlier by each partners' group leader takes place on 21-23/10/2016.

 

Eligible Participants: Young people interested at the objectives of this project and willing to share what they learn.

The Green Elephant Foundation is entitled to send 4 participants from Poland aged 16-28 plus one group leader (no age limit) to attend the Youth Exchange.

     The youth exchange “iChange for Future” will bring together 40 female and male participants from Erasmus+ the programme (Cyprus, Bulgaria, Poland, Croatia) and partner countries (Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine) to provide them capacity building (aged 16-28) that they are better able take initiatives that address their communities’ environmental needs.      The project will be implemented in Agros, Cyprus from 5 to 13 November, 2016 and it will involve gender balanced participants who face social, economic, geographical and cultural obstacles.

    Through using non-formal education methodology we will build knowledge of project participants on Climate Change science and empower them with the competences to address community environmental needs through campaign; Also we will encourage participants to further use a social media and youth portals to promote eco-friendly lifestyle and to promote youth interactions, networking and partnerships.

    The working methods during the project will be based on informal and nonformal learning to enable participants to exchange their experiences and approaches and reflect upon them as well as to improve their daily habits to came closer to everyday issues of more eco- friendly living. To ensure long-term impact of the project, besides learning about climate change, ecofriendly lifestyle, campaigning and etc. participants will use Video Campaigning as well as each nation team will lead one or several thematic workshops during youth exchange.

    Apply by clicking the button below until 15th September. Fill out the application form (in Polish or English). We will inform you about the results of selection as soon as possible.

       The applicants chosen for participation will receive then additional information pack and registration form from the Cypriot coordinating organization. 

WORKING LANGUAGE

English

 

FUNDING CONDITIONS:

No participation fee!

100% of accommodation, food and activity costs are covered by the program.

The travel costs are reimbursed up to 170 euro/person.

SAFETY AND INSURANCE

Travel and accident insurance is a responsibility of the participants. You are advised to obtain a free European Health Insurance Card as well as buy a regular travel insurance for your whole stay in Cyprus.

The Advanced Preparatory Visit (APV) 21-23/10/2016.
The event (Youth exchange), Agros, Cyprus 5-13.11.2016

This project has been funded with support from the European Commission.This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.