RESOLVE:EAST is a reconciliation youth exchange & network programme, which aims to use the power of Conflict Resolution tools such as Simulation Games, Sport for Peace and wider reconciliation tools and learning to resolve local and community-level conflicts, which will at the end enable them to be social leaders and mediators within their societies.

RESOLVE:EAST is a small European-wide partnership involving 4 partners and 4 youth exchange activities which will take place in:

  • Sarajevo, B&H (November 2018);
  • Istanbul, Turkey (December);
  • Tbilisi, Georgia (January 2019);
  • London, UK (February 2019).

This youth exchange Programme aims to develop young peoples’ skill sets, launch a youth-led Network and support young people to deliver their own local conflict resolution activities. Also young people will not only participate on a unique transnational learning activity, but will also develop leadership and team-working skills, social action and citizenship outlooks and a wide range of competences, essential for their communities, their country and Europe.

Throughout the activities, participants will develop a wide range of further cognitive and non-cognitive skills including:

  • Leadership
  • Team skills
  • Communication
  • Mediation
  • Project design
  • Creative skills
  • Social Awareness
  • Mindfulness meditation

The youth exchanges will be organised on the following dates:

  • Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Travel dates: Monday 5th November 2018 – Sunday 11th November 2018
Activity dates: Tuesday 6th November 2018 – Saturday 10th November 2018

  • Istanbul, Turkey

Travel dates: Monday 10th December 2018 to Sunday 16th December 2018
Activity dates: Tuesday 11th December 2018 to Saturday 15th December

  • Tbilisi, Georgia

Travel dates: Monday 21st January 2018 to Sunday 27th January 2018
Activity dates: Tuesday 22nd January 2018 to Saturday 26th January

  • London, UK

Travel dates: Tuesday 5th February 2019 to Monday 11th February 2019
Activity dates: Wednesday 6th February 2019 to Sunday 10th February 2019

To apply for this Erasmus+ project, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Aged 18 to 30;
  • Be able to communicate in English;
  • Be a citizen of Bosnia and Herzegovina and
  • Hold a passport with a minimum of 12 months before expiry.

This project is financed by the Erasmus+ Youth in Action Programme. Being selected as a participant, all costs (accommodation, travel, visa, etc.) relevant to participation in the course will be covered by the organisers of the youth exchanges.