Call for participants for Peace Youth Camp

Deadline: 15 May 2017

 

The British Council along with the International Olympic Truce Centre is organizing the 3rd Imagine Peace Youth Camp.

 

The Youth Camp will take place in International Olympic Academy Facilities in Ancient Olympia, Greece, from 27 August until2 September 2017. Participants need to arrive in Athens on the 26th August and depart from Athens on the 2nd of September in the evening or the 3rd of September.

 

The overall aim of the Imagine Peace Youth Camp is to engage young people in interactive workshops and sport activities that promote the Olympic Values (Respect, Excellence and Friendship) as well as peace, intercultural dialogue and respect in diversity.

 

We are looking for participants from all over the world that should:

  • be aged between 18 and 25 years
  • be able to communicate in English
  • be available and fully committed to take part in the  Imagine Peace Youth Camp.
  • be involved in youth or community projects in their community and be motivated to implement youth initiatives for peace-building following the event
  • be curious, open-minded and appreciate diversity

 

Assisted places will be offered to applicants meeting special requirements. The assisted place scheme covers all programme costs within Greece (excluding airfare).

 

The application deadline is at the 15th  of May 2017.

It would be great if you could promote this to your local network and through social media.

 

How to apply

 

Please find the application form here. For further information you can visit the official website.