Moving Borders



What are we organising?

A tri-national train ride from Berlin via Warsaw to Lviv, to connect people beyond borders, overcome stereotypes and change perspectives.

When is it taking place?

16–25th September 2016.

Where exactly?

We will start in Berlin on Friday 16st September. After three days of seminars we will take a train to Warsaw, where we will continue our discussions. Two days later we will take a second train to Lviv, where we will spend three more full days, followed by a project evaluation on the morning of Sunday 25th September.

Who is eligible to take part?

You must:

- be 18–23 years old;

- be a resident of Germany, Poland or Ukraine;

- have a good knowledge of English (the seminars and discussions will take place in English);

- be interested in trans-disciplinary and inter-cultural issues involving Germany, Poland and Ukraine.

How do I apply to take part?

Apply by 16th August by sending us a one-page CV as well as a creative presentation on moving borders in your daily life to convince us about your motivation. This could be a powerpoint, an article, a short video message or a film, anything you think conveys your enthusiasm and suitability best! We will select six participants from each of Germany, Poland and Ukraine.

If you are a resident of Germany, send your application to Valentyna Zalevska ( If you are a resident of Poland, send your application to Marek Peda ( If you are a resident of Ukraine, send your application to Tetiana Popovych (

Who is organising this project?

Citizens of Europe is organising this project in collaboration with the Polish Schuman Foundation, European Academy Berlin and organization Cluster.

Who is my local organisation?

Germany: Citizens of Europe

Poland: Polish Schuman Foundation

Ukraine: Cluster (

Who is funding this project?

Foundation Remembrance, Responsibility and Future

Europeans for Peace


There is a small participation fee (check with your local organisation) but all other costs are covered by the project organisers, including programme costs, travel costs, food and accommodation. For Ukrainian participants, the organiser will help with visa applications.

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