1. You are here:
  2. Start / 
  3. My Art and Your Rights – International training course for young leaders with artistic competencies

All new training offers in your inbox: Be the first to know about new training offers with our e-mail notifications.

My Art and Your Rights – International training course for young leaders with artistic competencies

Training Course

25-31 March 2019 | Palermo, Italy

The training course, the first step of one year project, is a capacity building of youth leaders living in Europe to raise awareness on human rights among young people through non formal HRE using art methodologies.

The training course "My Art and Your Rights" is the first activity of one year project, applicants to the training should commit their participation to the whole project.

My Art and Your Rights – HRE Training course for youth leaders with artistic competencies

25 – 31 March 2019, Palermo (Italy)

International activity among 20 youth leaders coming from 10 countries and different sending organizations. The participants will receive a training on nonformal educational methodology, based on the learning by doing concept. They will be facilitated to find new ways to share human rights through art, and specifically, they will be supported to find a way to provide HRE to children and youth through their art. There will be also space offered for sharing of current practices related to their artistic activities and how and how much are transferring social concepts.

Main aim of the activity:

Capacity building of youth leaders living in Europe to raise awareness on human rights among young people through non formal HRE using art methodologies

Objective 1:

Sharing of good practices among youth leaders related to artistic activities that transfer, express and raise awareness on human rights

Objective 2:

Improve the skills of youth leaders with artistic background to use nonformal educational methodology

Objective 3:

Support youth leaders to develop their own practice and methodology to realize HRE through art with young people

As a result of the training, the youth leaders will have increased competencies in nonformal education and the use of art for HRE.

Addressed to 20 young leaders from 10 organizations of 10 different countries, 75% of them under 30 years old (based on the rules of the funding institution European Youth Foundation).

Criteria for the selection:

- being actively involved in one organization in his/her country

- strong skills in one or more disciplines of art

- having strong interest to advocate for and raise awareness on human rights

- having the interest to facilitate human rights educational activities through art for young people

- committing to fully participate to the 2nd and 3rd phase of the project

For further details please have a look to the Infopack: https://www.smore.com/4rhvd

There are no confirmed sending organizations for this project that you can refer to, to apply you need to be part of an organization of your own.



Information about training activities reaches SALTO from the most different directions. SALTO cannot be held responsible for incorrect information or changes in the training activities. However, please inform SALTO, whenever you should come upon incorrect data in the European Training Calender. Always contact the organisers of the training activities themselves for the latest information.

Training overview


This activity has already happened!

This Training Course is

for 20 participants

from Armenia, Georgia, Russian Federation, Erasmus+ Youth Programme countries , Western Balkan countries

and recommended for

Youth leaders, Volunteering mentors, Youth coaches

Working language(s):




CEIPES is a non-profit European organization with antennas in 8 European countries. CEIPES’ work is inspired by the principles and values of peace and nonviolence, equality in diversity, human rights, democracy and active participation, respect for the environment, cooperation, communication, solidarity, social inclusion, respect, tolerance and interculturality.

Contact for questions:

Irene Capozzi


Phone: +39 091 7848 236


Participation fee

Participants fee to CEIPES: 50€

Accommodation and food

Being selected for the project, food and accommodation will be covered for the entire project 100%.

Travel reimbursement

The project is funded by Council of Europe for 2/3 of its budget. Travel days are 25th and 31st of March. Travel reimbursements: the project will reimburse 2/3 of total travel expenses (maximum expenses for travel is 300€).

back to top