Europe, Gallipoli and the Arab Revolt, Asfar’s EU Erasmus+ project, being delivered in Turkey, Israel, Serbia, UK, and Macedonia, dates have been confirmed for each Youth Exchange activity.
The provisional dates are:
14th February 2016 to 19th February 2016
3rd June 2016 to 9th June 2016
20th July 2016 to 26th July 2016
9th August 2016 to 16th August 2016
Europe, Gallipoli and the Arab Revolt, is a multi-lateral Youth Exchange programme, focusing on 5 countries which were the destinations of 4 significant aspects of World War I: Gallipoli; Arab Revolt; Europe and Eastern Battlefields, young people will learn about the World War I through a unique learning experience during its’ centenary between 2014 to 2018, while also developing a wide range of creative, life and work-based skills.
Young people will learn about each other, their cultural backgrounds & how World War I affected their countries. They will learn and practice different languages, through games, theatre role plays and photography-based scavenger hunts. Participants learn about the differences in UK, Israel, Serbia, Macedonia, Turkey pre & during WWI & the changes in society post WWI.
Young people will consider identity; ideologies; democracy & different types of citizenship. Young people will also learn about Propaganda used by all Countries during WWI & how this has influenced modern Medias, Creativity & our understanding of Society.
How can I apply?
If you are aged 18 to 25 years, and would be interested in participating in a learning programme, where you develop new skills and learn about new countries, which involves free travel, accommodation etc. between Feb 2015 and August 2016:
If you are eligible, you will be invited to a briefing in December 2015/January 2016.