International Summer Camp of EU Project "Only with your Voice" which was represented by 42 young people from 7 countries is implemented in Vilnius City of Lİthuania between 9 and 12 July 2009.
The main theme of the summer camp was how the youth could be included to decision machineries.
The subjects of the meetings which made the people from different languages,religions and cultures together was active citizenship,democrasy,the participation of youth at the decision process,human rights,media and European Citizenship.
Besides Turkey;Finland,Italy,Romania,Bulgaria and Lithuania were the other participant countries.
The first day meetings were implemented at Lithuanian Parliament Building.Deputies from Lithuania and international society,bureacreuts and journalists participatedd to the meeting as speakers.Alanya Delegation made a very successful presentation of 8 minutes at Parliament Building.Besides the promotion of Alanya,information about the integration of young people to decision machineries and civil society were told at the presentation.It was a pleasure to hear that some representatives from other countries wanted to make cooperation in order to apply the models told by Alanya in their own countries.
One of the programmes during the meeting was NATO Simulation.An artificial international crisis was created at the simulation.Alanya representatives put all their knowledge and made the necessary decisions.
Members of the country groups created mixed groups with all the members and they explicated different matters of various countries and tried to offer solutions in the frame of Project logic.
The meetings which aimed the young people to be included to the democratical process earlier and to elevate their voice were very effective.The meetings palyed an important role in order to higher the youth participation conciousness and create another international working groups.Alanya Municipality continues to work on those projects which are financed by EU.