In Your Shoes – Youth Exchange on Sport and Inclusion


Project Description

“In Your Shoes – Youth Exchange on Sport and Inclusion” will give the opportunity to a group of round 60 young people from 10 different European countries to meet, discuss, promote and experience how sport activities can support and facilitate the inclusion of youngsters with fewer opportunities.

The participants will meet in Sardinia, Italy, and stay together for 8 days, discussing about the exclusion-inclusion patterns in their societies, especially referring to what happens in the world of sport and young people. The main product of the exchange will be a “Guidebook for Sport and Inclusion”, that will contain different rules, pictures, stories and successful examples about how sport can be important in the process of inclusion of marginalized youngsters. It will be designed and realized by the participants during the exchange and be available to be distributed in their countries and communities.

The youngsters will have the opportunity to experience different sports and know more about it and the world around it, talk with some of the main actors of the field, and be involved in different activities through the methodology of non formal education. It will implemented with methods that will include round tables, group discussions, simulation, theater, role play, presentations, and anything that can stimulate their participation and creativity.


Project Details

Start Date: 2014-03-03
End Date: 2014-10-31
Action: 1.1
Activity: Youth Exchange
Venue: Sardinia, Italy
Partner Associations:

Associazione TDM 2000 (Italy)
Youth National Minority Programme "Golden Ball" (Latvia)
HelloEuropa Ifjúsági Kulturális és Szociális Egyes (Hungary)
Stowarzyszenie Młodzieżowych Inicjatyw Twórczych “CREATOR” (Poland)
JuBuK e.V.: Verein zur Pflege jüdischer Bildung und Kultur (Germany)
Geoclube – Associação Juvenil de Ciência, Natureza e Aventura (Portugal)
Evropské centrum mládeže Břeclav/European Youth Centre Břeclav (Czech Republic)
Nadácia Krajina Harmónie (Slovakia)
Asociatia D.G.T. (Romania)