TC “Human Rights from A to Z”

 1-7 November 2018

Red Cross Training Centre
Dolni Lozen/Sofia


After the successful completion of the training courses “EVS from A to Z” and “Mentoring from A to Z”, we are pleased to publish the call for participants for another training course from the A to Z series. The training course “Human Rights from A to Z” goes into the topic of human rights in the context of the phenomenon of forced migration. The training will be streaming in two directions – the theoretical introduction of the topic (human rights in the context of forced migration) and building of practical skills in order for the participants to consolidate the knowledge gained and applying it in their daily work with youth. It will take place in Bulgaria in the period 1st till 7th November 2018 and will gather 34 representatives of organizations from 12 countries – Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia and Spain.

The training program will be designed following several main topics:

Human rights: Raising awareness about key concepts and terms connected with human rights topic. Understanding human rights’ historical development and evaluating the current situation. Expanding the knowledge about the existing protection mechanisms of human rights.

Forced Migration and Refugees: Expanding the knowledge of the participants on the topic of forced migration in Europe and the world.

The role of the non-governmental organisations: Understanding the importance of nongovernmental organizations and the civil society and their role for protection and respect of human rights, namely of refugees and migrants.

Practical work: Support and guidance in organizing of workshops on the topic of human rights and forced migration. Gaining knowledge about educational tools for effective training of young people on the mentioned topics and prevention of radicalisation.

The participants we are looking for are:

  • youth workers, leaders and activists, with interest in and experienced on the topic of Human Rights and Forced Migration
  • Age 18+
  • Willing to learn and share
  • Willing to practise and multiply learning after the training course
  • Able to understand and express themselves in English
  • Are committed to attend for the full duration of the project


Please refer to the detailed  Call for participants_Human Rights from A to Z and if you are interested and meet the set in the call criteria, please apply using the online Application form. If you have any questions, you can reach us at 

Deadline for applications: 20.09.2018

The final selection will be done by CVS-Bulgaria, giving priority to candidates proposed by the Partner Organisations as long as their application is submitted within the deadline and the candidates profile fits with the participants profile envisaged in this call. Selected participants will be informed by 25.09.2018. All applicants will be informed about the final decision. 



The project “Human Rights from A to Z”, 2018-2-BG01-KA105-048219 is supported by Erasmus+, under KA1, Youth workers mobility

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