Call for participants for a youth exchange “Through the lens of reality ” in Sinaia, Prahova County, Romania.
DATES: 11th August – 18th August, 2021.
VENUE: Sinaia, Prahova County, Romania.
PARTICIPANTS: 4 participants (18 – 27 years) + group leader (18+ years).
About the project:
“Through the Lens of Reality” project aims to teach participants to question and analyze online information, learn to choose their sources, form fact based opinions and become responsible with the content they share online.
The main characteristic of this project is represented by putting in practice their competencies in order to create informative materials on written, audio or video support. The participants will work in international teams and will receive an input on methods and knowledge on journalistic thematic from the facilitators.
Aim and objectives:
The main objectives of the project are:
1. Empowering participants with a set of skills to analyze and validate the information they receive from third parties or encounter online and form opinions based on critical thinking (consistency of information, evaluate existing evidence, cross-check information, question basic assumptions/misconceptions, fact checking websites etc.), on the duration of the mobility.
2. Increasing the skills of the youth participants in expressing themselves in writing and speaking, during the 10 days of the mobility.
For more information about the project and a link to the application form, please send us an email to [email protected] with the subject “Through the lens of reality”.