Summer School 2017: "Acting for Peace - Overcoming Violence"

20.08.2017 bis 27.08.2017

Register now: Invitation to International Summer School "Acting for Peace - Overcoming Violence" 20.-27.08.2017 - Jetzt anmelden zur Internationalen Sommerschule!

With around 50 other comrades from all over ther world we will explore what is going on in and around Europe: What are the reasons for violent conflicts and cruel wars? What has (neo-)colonialism have to do with it? How can societies find a way out of conflict and recreate a democratic social order? What is peace eventually? And what is our role as young European activists in the consolidation of peace? All these questions and more will be explored in an international seminar.

When? 20-27 August 2017
Where? Kurt Lowenstein Education Centre, near Berlin, Germany
Who? 50 participants from IUSY, YES and IFM-SEI
Fee: 30-80€ depending on country of residence 
Deadline: 30 June 2017
Participants must be aged 18-30 and must be able to communicate well in english, as the Summer School will be held in english.

This seminar will explore its topics with a week of workshops, working groups and political forums. As well as this, participants will share their own projects and campaigns, engage in political debates and in a self-organised social programme. Participants will also get to spend a day in Berlin.

Registration: Interested participants should register by 30 June. You can find the registration form by following this link.

If you have any questions or if you need more information, please contact Marie Wilpers - - +49 (0) 33398899915.

You can check out the Facebook event by following the link.

We are looking forward for an exciting Summer School with you!

The Summer School is kindly financially supported by the European Youth Foundation.