South East European Peace Fellowship in Macedonia


Peace Revolution

Description

The fellowship offers a 5 days training program that will include interactive activities, meditation & yoga sessions, lectures and discussions providing the participants with new skills for non-violent resistance, peace education, enhanced creativity and stress-management. Participants will have a chance to explore meditation as a practice which can develop tools to deal with challenges within peace-building and youth work, which makes this course different from others. In addition to practical meditation and yoga classes participants will gain knowledge of various theoretical approaches that include: • Tools of non-violent communication and peace building that can be applied to all cultures, religions and professions. • Inner peace and leadership skills through mindfulness, self-discipline and compassion. • The idea that self-development and inner change is a core foundation of world change. • Approaches to active citizenship and how to make tangible changes in your communities.

Other Criteria

Eligibility: • Nationals and residents of these countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Greece, Kosovo, Romania, Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Macedonia and Turkey. • Age required between 18-30 years old at the time of submitting the application in order to receive the transportation support. • Must have completed 21 days of the online self-development program. Note that in order to submit the application form, candidates do not need to have completed the online self-development program. • Young leaders who are actively involved in peace activities or have passion to work in peace building and coexistence within the spheres of politics, society, culture and media. • Open – minded, positive young people who are searching for the tools to cultivate inner peace and mindfulness. • Candidates should have good proficiency in written and spoken English language. • Candidates should be fully self-supportive for the transportation to the venue.

Amount

0

You must be studying in one of the following countries:

Unrestricted

Deadline

December 15

You must be from one of the following countries:

Kosovo, Turkey, Slovenia, Serbia, Romania, Montenegro, Macedonia, Greece, Croatia, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Albania

Number of Awards

50

You must be studying one of the following:

Unrestricted

Includes

The SEE Peace Fellowship covers: • Partial transportation support • Accommodation • Catering • Meditation sessions and lectures fee • Yoga Classes

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