October 23-26 the 1st International MediaCamp for youth will be arranged in Petrozavodsk within the framework of the project “Journalism and information technologies as a resource for NGO development”.
During four days there will be discussions concerning the role of youth and media in the modern world, stereotypes and barriers; master-classes, trainings, meetings, excursions, acquaintance with youth organizations of Karelia and Petrozavodsk.
Besides active forms of learning, the participants will be able to realize their creativity during international photo-cross and photo essays, as well as while writing materials for Russian-German website Tochka-Treff, youth websites of Karelia, Estonia, Norway, Finland, Barents. The best materials will be published in newspapers of these countries.
The organizers of the camp are International Youth Club «Solveig», the society «Karelia – Norway» involving The General Consulate of Norway in Saint-Petersburg, “Unipress” (the Association of young journalists in Germany), the State Committee on Youth Affairs in the Republic of Karelia, the Ministry of Culture and Public Relations in the Republic of Karelia.
The participants are creative young people from Estonia, Germany, Norway, Russia, Finland.