Youth camp 2017 in Tamera

Dear youth from all over the world,
We invite you for this years youth camp from 31 July till 13th of August in the peace research center Tamera in Portugal. We want to come together with you for a time of political reflection - looking into the world how it is today and thinking together of possible answers to the current situation of the planet. more...

European Youth in the Favelas of São Paulo - Final Report

For the month of February 2016, we – a group of young people from Escola da Esperança and our teachers – engaged in a learning exchange with 2 inspiring projects situated in the Favelas of São Paulo: The Projeto Âncora and the Favela da Paz - Slum of Peace. We are back full of new experiences, gratitude, and ideas for the future. In this report we want to let you know what happened during our journey. Find our report here...

Current State of Progress and Plans

We want to warmly thank you for the support we received from you during this last year! As you know, we have had a very moving year concerning the establishment of the school. We did not manage to start the school in September 2014, as we had planned.Last autumn, we revised our application for the licence of our school, yet again. Since then, we have a good contact towards the school authorities, and got positive signs towards the approval of our school concept. more...

Networking and Education Symposium

We want to hold the next International Education Symposium once the Escola da Esperança will have started operations.
For some time, in Portugal newly dedicated initiatives in the area of education have been emerging. Innovative people, teachers, and parents are getting together, new projects emerge and networks are created (for example the Rede da Educação Viva). more...

„Youth in Community“ - Unleash your potential

Youthcamp in Tamera 1st – 14th of August 2016

Dear Friends, In the year 2016 we want to host a Youthcamp with the Motto „Youth in Community“. You are warmly invited to be a part of it. The time from the 1st-14th of August we want to dedicate to the exiting questions of our times. How is community created? What does friendship mean? More...