YOUTH EXCHANGES “NO HATE” Great Yarmouth, UK
February 25 @ 8:00 am - March 5 @ 5:00 pmEUR20
Type of Activity: Youth Exchange
PLACE AND DATE: 25 February-5 March 2019
PARTICIPANTS: 60 young people.
COUNTRY: Partner countries will be from UK, Macedonia, Lithuania, Slovakia, Turkey and Estonia.
LANGUAGE: The working language will be English.
Participation FEE: 20 EUR
Main goal of the youth exchange ‘No Hate’ is to address hate speech and hate crime strongly present in communities and countries all around Europe. In way to support healthy development
of young people it is necessary to address any issues, challenges and obstacles that might prevent them for reaching their life goals. Hate speech and hate crime can have devastating
impact on young people self-confidence, self-believe and health thus it is important to address it and fight it.
OBJECTIVES of the YOUTH EXCHANGE:
-to deeper understanding of the participants and participating organizations on the roots, forms and consequences of hate speech, especially on the link between hate speech and hate crime;
– to increase competencies of the participants and participating organizations to address offline and online hate speech in their communities and contribute to breaking stereotypes, prejudices,
discrimination and racism that are facing various groups in participating countries, especially minorities including refugees and migrants;