Keep Your Prejudices in Media! — Slovakia


Programme: ERASMUS+, Key Action 1: training course

Dates: 9—18 May 2022

Venue: Magurka cottage, close to Banská Bystrica city, Slovakia

National team size: 2

Hosting organisation: Otvorená Hra o. z.

Project description:

To work with the xenophobia, prejudices and stereotypes by photography and video as a powerful tools that youth workers can use to tackle these issues. Nowadays in situation in ukraine to support youth workers in promotion cultural diversity and understanding by creating photo and video materials for sharing in our public and social media.
– to develop a common understanding of the concepts of intercultural learning, diversity management, prejudice and stereotyping;
– to understand the concept of manipulation and learn techniques to defend against it;
– to understand the principles of photography and video production, composition and practical application in youth work practice;
– to learn the basic elements of storytelling and to use it in a campaign or other communication strategy in the youth work;
– to create a short video-documentary on a selected topic and present it on public exhibition.
Accommodation and meals:
The whole chalet will be booked only for us, we will stay in 2-, 3- and 4-bed rooms (each room has the own bathroom and toilet). Activities will happen in the conference room or outside, according the weather 🙂
We will arrange the meals according the requirements of the participants (vegetarian, vegan, lactose free etc).
Selection of participants:
Requirements: 18+ of age, english speaking on communication level, active in youth work.
Covid measures:
We will accept only fully vaccinated participants or those who recovered from Covid within the last 3 months
We will also require the negative test (antigen or PCR) done maximum 24h before departure to Slovakia.
We will cover up to 10,-€ for one test. Please keep the bill.

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