Promoting cultural diversity for sustainable devel..
Promoting cultural diversity for sustainable development
Start date: Aug 1, 2010,
The project "Promoting cultural diversity for sustainable development" will gather young people from different social backgrounds and different cultures, giving them opportunity to work in a multi-cultural environment.This activity will be held near Cetinje, old capital and historical core of Montenegro, famous by national heritage presented in numerous museums and monuments. Participants will be hosted in National park Loveen. Total duration of the activities will be 9 days. Target group are young people in age of 15-25, altogether 31 persons, plus 2 trainers. Participants are coming from Poland, Greece, Italy, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro.The main objective of this project is ensuring youth participation in process of acquiring sustainable development through promotion and valuation of cultural diversity.Besides getting to know material monuments of other countries, young people will experience different lifestyles and of other nations. Participants will be expressing their attitudes, ideas, experience and creativity by taking pictures/photos of Montenegrin monuments and providing own photos of monuments of country of their origin. At the end of exchange, they will organize a final exhibition that will include members of local community. 700 copies of brochures will be distributed to all stakeholders. During this exchange, through creative workshops, discussions, group work, role-plays, participants will use décantation to appreciate differences. This exchange represents a tool for experiencing non-formal education, participation, solidarity, niulticulturalism, tolerance arid other European values. Project activities and aims are in accordance with priorities of European Commission, presented trough Youth in Action Programme 2010, as well as national priorities presented through National Plan of Action for Youth 2006-2011 (NPAY) and National Strategy for Sustainable Development.
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