Youth Center of Epirus hosted an international youth exchange “Equalizer” from 16th to 25th of November of 2013 in Koukli, Greece. Totally 28 participants from Greece, Netherlands, Romania and Bulgaria took part in the project.
The main topic of the project was anti-discrimination and all main aims of the project were related to it: to make youth realize what forms of discrimination exist and to discuss them; to understand why discrimination exist; to prepare youngsters to face situations of discrimination and to be motivated and able to fight it; to discover each other’s cultures in a free and positive atmosphere and to promote collaboration between youth associations in the field of fighting discrimination.
All activities implemented in our project were based on non-formal learning techniques – group works, discussions, presentations, role games, exercises, watching of movies, making short theatre plays, intercultural evenings, excursions and the most important- preparing and organizing an event in the center for disabled people of Ioannina town.
«Το σχέδιο αυτό χρηματοδοτήθηκε με την υποστήριξη της Ευρωπαϊκής Επιτροπής. Η παρούσα δημοσίευση [ανακοίνωση] δεσμεύει μόνο τον συντάκτη της και η Επιτροπή δεν ευθύνεται για τυχόν χρήση των πληροφοριών που περιέχονται σε αυτήν.»
"The project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication [communication] reflects the views only of the author and the Commission is not responsible for any use of the information contained therein."