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Youth Peace Ambassadors

Strasbourg, 07.10.2011 - Twenty-five per cent of the individuals kept in prison in The Council of Europe invites all youth leaders working in conflict-affected communities to apply to take part in the training for the third group of future youth ambassadors for peace.  

Conflict affected communities are understood as communities that experience or are recovering from armed conflict, terrorism, frozen conflict, rise of racist discourse, nationalism and xenophobia, the escalation of hate speech and hate crime, discrimination and social exclusion, especially related to the Roma community, migrants and refugees, or other types of conflict affecting society and young people in particular. 

The project combines residential training, distance learning and field initiatives supported by a European network and is run from 2011 to 2013. Applications to be part of the third and final group of ÔÇťambassadorsÔÇŁ are now open.  

You can find below detailed information about the project background, aim and objectives, profile of the candidates and selection procedure.







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