Visiting 19th century factory buildings in the Polish city Łódź or an old fisherman collective in Estonia, analysing photos of teenage fashion in Soviet times in Ukraine or meeting witnesses of WW II in Moldova… until October young people in six countries will discover hidden stories in their home towns.
On the fourth day of our training, we visited Wrocław which is the European Cultural Capital of 2016. During a guided tour, we got to know different layers of the city’s history and the main narrative of Wrocław as a multicultural city. We also visited a temporary gallery at the main square where the exhibition[…]
We tried to use a new method based on finding one historical event between pairs of participants with different backgrounds and present different perspectives on it. The participants chose topics which were important for all of them. The topics were connected with the Second World War, the fall of communism, the USSR, the Internet apocolapse,the[…]
29 participants from six countries and many stories to be shared and heard! The 2016 training has started. The six day course will give participants the chance to explore questions of history, memory, identity, and narratives – and work on methods how to deal with them in international youth exchange and projects with young people.[…]