08 August 2018

Call for participants - TC Hate speech fighters, 11.09.2018-18.09.2018, Bansko, Bulgaria

We are looking for 3 Romanian participants to take part in the Project ‘’Hate Speech Fighters’', a training course for youth workers involving 3 trainers and 30 youth workers from 10 countries in Europe and the Caucasus-Bulgaria ,Spain, Italy The Netherlands, Estonia, Romania, Lithuania, Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan.

  • Increasing the knowledge and competences of youth workers in the field of anti-hate and human rights;
  • Encourage cooperation in the youth field and encourage development of more initiatives and projects in the field of human rights and anti-hate;
  • To equip youth workers with methods, strategies and tools for organizing activities with young people on the topic;
  • Promoting media literacy and knowledge of basic legal frameworks among youth workers to combat cyberbullying;
  • Encouraging youth workers to become activists against hate speech in their countries and at European level The project plans follow-up training and information modules to be organized by the youth workers after returning to their sending countries, which will ensure project sustainability. The methodology is entirely based on non-formal education.

Target group:

Youth workers and activists, 18+ years old, residents in Romania, who are active in the field of human rights and the fight against hate speech.

Selection criteria:

Must have a strong motivation towards the topic.

The places will be assigned on the first come, first served principle, based on the relevance of the application. You can find the application form here.