Project Promoter: Motivation in Arts
Relative Outcome: Vulnerable groups empowered
Duration: 12 months
Project Budget: €29,264.00
Grant Amount: €24,896.00
The main objective of the project "ReAct Together: Empowering and including vulnerable groups in to the society through applied drama" is to identify groups of vulnerable young people which are potentially facing social exclusion, and collect data necessary to investigate and evaluate their rights and needs in order to enable their social inclusion and equality. More specifically, the project addresses young refugees, migrants, LGBTQI, young offenders, etc., aged 16-25, who will be invited to participate in workshops and theatrical activities, in order to strengthen and utilize their peculiarities as a gift for an inclusive society. Additionally, the project aims to train and raise awareness of individuals and organisations dealing with vulnerable groups of young people, proposing them a new method of approaching and integrating young people, based on theatre techniques (Applied Drama, Theatre of the Oppressed, Community Theatre, etc. belonging to vulnerable groups and the creation of new prospects for integration into the Civil Society through theatre. Upon completion, the project hopes to act as a trigger and provide a solid basis for improving the quality of life of young people belonging to vulnerable groups and creating new prospects for integration into the Civil Society through theatre.