WORCATION is an international youth exchange with the character of a workcamp. Participants live and work together. The group takes part in different workshops during the day. The workshops revolve around the Second World War and around POWs imprisoned in Stalag VIII A which was established during the Second World War in Garlitz. T oday it is a place of memory and education for people from all a round the world. lt is located in the European T wincity Gorlitz-Zgorzelec (located at the German-Polish border).
Young adults aged 16-26 from Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, ltaly, Ukraine and France.
Participants should be able to speak and understand English on a communicative level. The main language in the exchange is English.
Group life, free time, accommodation and food:
The group will be accommodated in a house (Jugendherberge Peregrinus) in the old town in multilateral rooms. There will be time to learn languages, get to know each other and have fun. T ogether the group will have to organize itself and cook, shop and clean and define the evening-programme for themselves.
Participants will have to pay a fee of 100,00€ in total. Food lodging and the workshops are covered 100%. Travel costs cannot be refunded.
Register here: www.meetingpoint-music-messiaen.net
Do you have questions? Do not hesitate to contact us!
Phone: +49 3581 66 12 69
The project is supported by the Federal Govemment Commissioner for Culture and the Media (BKM) and the Partnership for Democracy of the City of Garlitz, the Federal Programme “Living Democracy”, the State Prevention Council of Saxony and the City of Gêirlitz.