Council of Europe Youth Department Training Workshop “ALTERNATIVES” 2019 in Hammamet, Tunisia (Fully-funded)


Due Date: May 19,2019

Council of Europe invites applications for the Training workshop “ALTERNATIVES” occurring in Hammamet, Tunisia from 9-16 June2019 ALTERNATIVES: Countering hate speech and injustice through conversation and human rights education is a training workshop organized by the Council of Europe Youth Department in the structure of the7th Mediterranean University on Youth and Global Citzenship (MedUni).
The workshop will have a look at the existing issues in relation to do not like speech and human rights and develop the efficiencies of youth and human rights activists to combat hate speech, with special regard to support Mediterranean youth work and Euro-Arab youth cooperation.

The Mediterranean University on Youth and Global Citizenship is an activity helped in and worked together by the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe in cooperation with l’Observatoire National de la Jeunesse (ONJ, Tunisia) and other youth serving organisations from Europe and the Southern Mediterranean, within the Network on Youth and Global Citizenship. The Mediterranean University on Youth and Global Citizenship is a structure event where numerous youth-led and youth-oriented organisations have the possibility to run their own activities within a multilateral cooperation context, which inspires networking, peer education, design of normal advocacy approaches and sharing of understanding and possibilities.
The MedUni 2019 will take place from the 9th (arrivals) to the 16 th (departures) June2019
Specific objectives of the training include:.

To support peer understanding and develop the ability of activists and youth leaders active in the No Hate Speech youth jobs in Morocco and Tunisia through human rights education based upon the handbooks We Can! and Bookmarks and in the context of the UNSCR 2250 the United Nations Sustainable Improvement Goal 16: “peace, justice and strong companies”.
To help in the conference and evaluation of people with a group of experts in involved topics and the possible possibility of the advancement of a regional “Believe Tank” on hate speech and human rights in the location.

The working language of the training workshop will be French (mostly). English may be made use of regularly, while Arabic will be made use of in specific break-out sessions. The primary working language of the MedUni’s Joint Program is English, because of that synchronised analysis will be taken care of plenary sessions.


Travel costs of people will be paid back after the activity by bank transfer by the youth Department of the Council of Europe upon the conversation of required billings, travel files and tickets.
A complimentary transfer service from/to Hammamet Airport will similarly be provided by the Tunisian co-organisers.
Visa costs will be paid back by the Council of Europe upon conversation of the necessary evidence and files. The Council of Europe will similarly supply welcome letters for visa functions when needed.
The 7th edition of the MedUni will take place in Hammamet (Tunisia), at the Centre de vacances et deloisirs put enfants a sea-front youth centre of the Ministry of Youth and Sport. The people will be accommodated completely complimentary of charge at Centre in double/triple areas with shared washrooms and Observatoire National de la Jeunesse (ONJ) will similarly use total board at the Centre throughout the activity.

The training workshop will integrate 20 youth leaders and activists connected with activities organized by the Youth Department around the topic of Youth-Peace- Conversation, more especially in the No Hate Speech Movement jobs in Tunisia, Morocco and other countries with a constant task.
People should:.

stem from Tunisia, Morocco or a member state of the Council of Europe or state signatory of the European Cultural Convention.
remain in between 18 to 30 years of age.
have the capability to run in French, an understanding of English is a home.
be connected with a youth work task connected with the No Hate Speech Task.
have the capability to share their experiences and principles and be motivated to take total part in the MedUni, the training and the Quadrilogue workshop.

The Council of Europe welcomes applications of irrespective of gender, disability, marital or adult status, racial, ethnic or social origin, color, faith, belief or sexual orientation.
All applications need to be completed online by 19 May2019
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