Project place: Mali Iđoš, Vojvodina, Serbia

Project dates: 16-24 September 2017

Application deadline: 10th July



This 8 days long training course will gather 32 participants, trainers and staff from 11 organisations and countries (DE, RS, HR, BA, MK, IT, GR, BG, TR, ME, XK).

The course is based on pedagogical understanding of Council of Europe and European Commission Partnership Programme and the experience and expertise in project management and youth work for interreligious dialogue, inclusion and intercultural learning/acceptance. The course will follow the non-formal education approach, principles and methods and will be based on participants’ experience and exchange.

The language of the training course will be English.


Aim of this training course is to promote interreligious dialogues and encounters in our youth work, through retrospective view of current refugee crises and islamophobia that is root of many xenophobic outbursts towards refugees, immigrants and asylum seekers.


The objectives of this project are:

– To raise competences of our youth workers to empower youngsters in our communities and raise their competences and motivation for critical review towards media and media reporting, when it comes to religious backgrounds

– To promote intercultural dialogue and acceptance among our youth workers and equipping them with tools and methods to further promote those among our beneficiaries

– Deconstruction of misapprehensions about different religions and alleged religious teaching about warmongering among youth workers and youngsters in our communities


Participants should fulfil the following criteria:
  • Age above 18
  • To be active youth workers willing to apply and multiply the knowledge received on this training course
  • Willing to take action in the field of interfaith and interreligious dialogue and acceptance of diversity of immigrants, refugees and other youth with fewer opportunities, setting up the international and local NFE projects
  • Willing to enter into partnerships with participants from different organisations and countries
  • Willing to develop and implement Erasmus+ YiA projects for interreligious dialogue and accepting diversity in Europe when it comes to immigrants, refugees and other marginalised groups
  • Able to work in English
  • Able to attend the entire duration of the training course
  • Willing to share their experience with CID



Accommodation, three meals and two coffee breaks are covered by the organisers.

You will be accommodated in the beautiful guest house near Mali Iđoš in Vojvodina, Serbia (link to map).

Travel costs will be reimbursed up to 180 EUR.

Participants must keep all travel documents (tickets, travel agency invoices and boarding passes) as organizers are able to make any reimbursement only on the bases of presented documents! The travel reimbursement will not be done on the spot, but after the return of the participants to their homes and after they send the ORIGINAL tickets and boarding passes to the organisers (and also after they fill in / submit / send us the evaluation forms from the training course).


Participation fee: NONE
Sending fee: 500 MKD