Austria from 18-26 Oct. 2022
Desert Bloom participated in Participatory Photography for Youth; a Youth Exchange hosted in Austria from 18-26 Oct. 2022
Seven organizations a long with Desert Bloom participated in this Youth Exchange which was co-funded by European Union under Erasmus Plus Program. The project provided a space for values-based intercultural and social learning, exchanging perspectives, skills and practical ideas and explore creative methodologies to foster youth active citizenship. It raised the awareness about the European 11 Youth Goals including connecting, gender equality, inclusive society, constructive dialogue, mental health & wellbeing, moving rural youth forward…etc.
During this project all the participants upskilled their digital competencies through examination of modern digital tools and platforms. Also, there were such goals as to empower young people to collaborate and co-create approaches and solutions to personal, economic, environmental and social issues.