Call for Participants: ImpactAimers Youth Camp 2016 in Ireland
Deadline: August 26, 2016 | Views: 4,837
Date: October 13 – 16, 2016.
Type: Fully Funded.
Application are invited for the ImpactAimers youth camp will take place in Ireland on 13-16 October 2016.
The ImpactAimers youth exchange is unique as it is organised and facilitated entirely by fellow young social entrepreneurs from across Europe and North Africa. The direct involvement of successful young social entrepreneurs ensures that each participant receives personalised support to take the next steps in their journey, as well as authentic and hands-on insights into the life of social entrepreneurs.
The youth exchange will be for people living in the island of Ireland aged 18-30 and will consist of open-space sessions, story-telling, peer-coaching and small group activities. The youth exchange will be an opportunity for Irish changemakers to join a global community of young people who are committed to using social enterprise to achieve positive change.
ImpactAimers is for young people between 18-30 years old who wants to become a changemaker. Participants must reside in Ireland.
- Identify the current and future challenges society faces.
- Understand the key opportunities offered by the fields of social entrepreneurship, social innovation, and changemaking to addressed the identified challenges.
- Learn the importance of essential mindsets and skillsets for being an effective changemaker.
- Commitment to their unique purpose as a changemaker.
- Resilience to bounce back from any setback and carry on with their work.
- Compassion to improve their relationships with themselves and others.
- Map the issue they care about.
- Design strategies to tackle the issue.
- Collaborate with others to co-create change.
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