Large scale youth event
The project Large scale youth event, which took place on 26-28th September 2018 in Kruševac in Serbia had in view ressuming all the previous activities and events.
The participants had a possibility to gain new experience in the field of peacebuilding. They talked about activities related to non-formal education, which they had used as a tool on changing realities.
Volunteers presented also their organizations and the projects they have created to build active and peaceful society (from the part of the 4YOUth it was the Love Speech project). The effects of their projects were presented on a photo exhibition organised in one of the popular coffee shops.
During workshops, organised by Educational Center Kruševac, volunteers presented 11 organisations from different countries: Beyond Barriers Association from Albania, South East European Youth Network from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Europe House Slavonski Brod from Croatia, NGO Support centre from Cyprus, AddArt MKO representing Greece, H.R.Y.O Human Rights Youth Organization from Sicily, Zdruzenie na mladi Kreaktiv Skopije from Macedonia, NVO Pravi Put from Montenegro, Fundació Catalunya Voluntària from Spain oraz 4YOUth Foundation from Poland.
Thanks to the possibility of taking part in this project voulnteers had chance to gain new experience and abilities in peacebuilding education. They became more sensible to social problems and better prepared to resolve them. Participants established new contacts, which helped them in meeting new culture, language, traditions and even cuisine of other countries – as Serbian organization prepared traditional, welcoming dinner for them. We hope that established contacts will facilitate them also common creating of another projects.