Mostar Summer Youth Programme 2016
27 June - 16 July


Course List

  • A Love letter to Mostar - Spoken Word Poetry
  • Architecture and Urban Development
  • Business Development and Economics
  • Gender and Feminism in Contemporary BiH
  • Human Rights
  • Introduction to Investigative Reporting
  • Literature and Identity
  • Media Studies, Media and Politics
  • Narrating Your City
  • Natural Disaster Response and Recovery
  • Philosophy and Religion
  • Social Activism and Civic Engagement
  • Spectacles, on Stage and Screen: Introduction to Theater and Film
  • Stories from Mostar - Multimedia Storytelling
  • Teamwork and leadership

Staff

  • Aida Murtić, BiH
  • Aleksandra Kuljanin, BiH
  • Alina Mateos Horrisberger, Argentina
  • Asha Siad, Somalia and Canada
  • Asia Odum, USA
  • Bethann Grella, USA
  • Dilia Zwart, Netherlands
  • Freya Nowell, United Kingdom
  • Ivona Cvitić, BiH
  • Jusuf Šarančić, USA and BiH
  • Kendra McLaughlin, Canada
  • Maida Salkanović, BiH
  • Marko Barišić, BiH
  • Melisande McLaughlin, Canada
  • Russ Wiltshire, United Kingdom
  • Sanja Pandža, BiH
  • Sarah Freeman-Woolpert, USA
  • Sho Igawa, USA and Japan
  • Vlatka Lučić, BiH
Group photo of teachers and participants, MSYP 2016

Group photo of teachers and participants, MSYP 2016

Workshops, Events and Extracurricular Activities

  • Team-building games, Youth Power
  • Languages of the Balkans, Kevin Kenjar, Linguistic Anthropologist
  • Narrating Your City, Aida Murtić, Architect
  • Guided Tour of Mostar: Culture, History and Architecture, Vlatka Lučić and Slavica Kraljević
  • Presentations by local NGOs: Animals Because We Care, and Red Cross
  • Volunteering activity lead by Naša Djeca
  • European Youth Parliament debate, Josipa Šaravanja (EYP) and MSYP Alumni Ivona, Anamaria, Sanja, Dario, and Adnan
  • Music/Jazz Workshop, Jusuf Šarančić
  • Body Expression, Kendra and Melisande McLaughlin
  • Storytelling & Creative Writing, Alina Mateos Horrisberger
  • Art Workshop at OKC Abrasevic, by Maja Rubinić and Adnan Golš
  • Business Startup Challenge, Intera Technology Park
  • Global Warming and Sustainable Development, Paula Roetscher
  • Literary Activism, Maida Salkanović
  • Project Grant Writing,  Jelena and Sanja, Schuler Helfen Leben BiH
  • Film Screening "19 Days" and panel discussion, Asha Siad
  • Theatre Performance and Improvisation Workshop, Forum Theatre
  • Mediation, Louis Santander
  • Presentation of Documentaries for Change programme, Eliana Trinaistic
  • "My City Youth City" Workshop, Senada Demirović Habibija, Centar ADA
  • Day Trip to Hutovo Blato Nature Park
  • Young Entrepreneurs Workshop, Alma Hadžidedić
  • Body Expression Workshop, Alina Mateos Horrisberger
  • Trip to a performance of Ajmo na Fuka at the Croatian National Theatre
  • LGBT Workshop, Ružica, Liberta Mo (held at Nansen Dialog Center)
  • Human Rights in BiH, Elma Mahmutović, UWC Mostar
  • Zajedno Stvaramo community action event, in partnership with Schuler Helfen Leben BiH
  • Closing ceremony and party, UWC and Kosača
Opening Ceremony, UWC

Opening Ceremony, UWC

Guided City Tour, Visit to Partizan Memorial

Guided City Tour, Visit to Partizan Memorial

Day trip to Hutovo Blato Nature Park

Day trip to Hutovo Blato Nature Park

Body Expression Workshop

Body Expression Workshop

Learning about urban design, Centar ADA

Learning about urban design, Centar ADA

Art Workshop at OKC Abrasevic

Art Workshop at OKC Abrasevic

Performance and workshop at Forum Theatre

Performance and workshop at Forum Theatre

Classroom lessons

Classroom lessons

Project Writing workshop with NGO Schuler Helfen Leben

Project Writing workshop with NGO Schuler Helfen Leben

Group preparing for the European Youth Parliament debate

Group preparing for the European Youth Parliament debate

European Youth Parliament debate

European Youth Parliament debate

Business Startup Challenge, Intera Technology Park

Business Startup Challenge, Intera Technology Park

Film screening "19 Days" and discussion with the film maker and MSYP teacher Asha Siad

Film screening "19 Days" and discussion with the film maker and MSYP teacher Asha Siad

Community volunteering: painting a playground

Community volunteering: painting a playground

Closing party at Kosača

Closing party at Kosača