SEE Peace Fellowship
Serbia, 28 September-1 October, 2017
Application Deadline: 14th July 2017
Eligibility Deadline: 14th August 2017
“Be the peace you are looking for!”
To empower young leaders and youth workers to become change-makers
To bring young leaders , youth workers and activists from the SEE region together for future cooperation
To strengthen an active network of peace-builders in the region
To promote tools of peace building that can be applied to all ages, cultures, religions and professions
To provide the participants with the tools to inner peace and leadership skills through mindfulness, self-discipline, emotional intelligence and compassion
To explore the idea that self-development and inner peace as a core foundation of sustainable world peace
- To grow together and become active citizens for building change from within in local communities
The fellowship will include interactive activities, meditation & yoga sessions, lectures and discussions providing the participants with new skills for non-violent resistance, peace education, enhanced creativity and stress-management. Participants will have a chance to explore meditation as a practice which can cultivate skills to deal with challenges within peace-building and youth work, which makes this course different from others.
Meditations and lectures will be delivered by a Teaching Monk and meditation trainers. Please note that the teaching monk is not a religious figure but one of the mentors. This is a religion-free event and we welcome people with any religious background or without it to participate.
SEE Fellowship will take place in the hotel Ceptor in Andrevlje, which is inside Fruska Gora national park. The nearest village to the venue is Banostor. There are frequent buses running between Novi and Banostor.
The SEE Peace Fellowship covers:
Meditation sessions and lectures fee
The SEE Peace Fellowship DOES NOT Cover:
International transportation to Serbia
Local transportation within the country