|Type||Cross Border Initiative|
|Organization||International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS)|
|Project Name||Stand up for peace|
|Amount Awarded||USD 8,605.00|
|Grant Period||July 01, 2009 - July 31, 2009|
The goal of the project is to develop solidarity and promote tolerance among young people in order to foster social cohesion in the European Union and mutual understanding between young people in different countries by: • identifying and presenting the causes for conflicts in different regions • discussing and presenting options for reconciliation process in different conflicts • contributing to better mutual understanding and encouraging development of tolerance among conflicting parties • contributing to the development of cooperation among youth from conflict areas and regions • promoting multiculturalism in a way to get participants from different cultural backgrounds to share their opinions and views on specific topic.