Final Report on the Asia-Pacific Youth Caravan
  • 07-02

This is a final report on “2011 Asia-Pacific Youth Caravan,” a programme organized by APCEIU and sponsored by the Visit Korea Committee, the Korea Tourism Organization, Intel Korea and various UNESCO national commissions in the Asia-Pacific region. APCEIU, in response to a growing demand for youth exchange programmes for EIU, organized a visiting programme for college students in the Asia-Pacific region for the first time. From 23 September ~ 1 October, 2011, 35 College students from 18 countries (including Korea) visited various UNESCO World Heritage sites in Seoul and Inje to create an action plan for preservation of diversity in the Asia-Pacific. The participants also visited Paju and the DMZ in order to understand the reality of the national division of Korea. The programme’s objective was to reorient their perspectives and commitments for EIU towards a Culture of Peace.

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