Be Part of Youth Outreach Program at JLF 2018
Jaipur Literature Festival is known for being mecca for all the literature lovers across the world. In order to hit symphony with youth, Jaipur Literature Festival 2018 is launching Youth Outreach program in collaboration with Yuva Ekta Foundation.
Through the program, foundation’s plan is to integrate young students from different Jaipur Schools with participants of NGOs across the country. This will be achieved by organizing Intensive Theatres and Expressive Art Modules
Youth Outreah Program @ JLF 2018 is foundation’s 11th intervention at the Jaipur Literature Festival. Over the past 10 years the foundation has conducted a range of workshops exploring themes like ‘Freedom to Dream’, ‘Human Rights’, ‘Finding ME’ and ‘Gender Justice’, and connected with over 10,000 students, teachers, community stakeholders and JLF visitors.
About Jaipur Literature Festival 2018
Jaipur Literature Festival which is ready to be kicked off from January 25, 2018 to January 29, 2018 is a treat to everyone with a list of more than 350 world renowned speakers. This year, You will be seeing Gurmehar Kaur, daughter of deceased army personnel who destroyed pro-war supporters with her thoughts about peace and harmony.
Among many other notable faces, Rupi Kaur, poet who rose to fame through her short, mini instagram poetry will also be joining the stage at JLF 2018.
- Jaipur Literature Festival 2018 Dates & Schedule
- Jaipur Literature Festival 2018 Registration
- Japiur Literature Festival 2018 Speakers
- Jaipur Literature Festival 2018 Volunteers
What’s good about Jaipur Literature Festival 2018?
- More than 350 Speakers attending the festival
- Blogging, Essay Writing Contest
- All around the long weekend.
Youth Outreach Program by Yuva Ekta Foundation @ JLF 2018
Youth Outreach Program at JLF 2018 will be organized by Yuva Ekta Foundation. The Foundation is a registered not-for-profit trust based in New Delhi, India.
With its core vision of Equity and Social Justice, Yuva Ekta Foundation claims to work at the intersection of youth and governance. It also focuses on spanning a canvas that integrates young people from different socio-economic backgrounds.
Youth Outreach Program is one of many babies of the foundation. This diverse group through the program will come together a week before the Festival to explore a socially relevant theme using Intensive Theatre and Expressive Arts Modules.
What will happen under Youth Outreach Program
As mentioned earlier, the program will focus on interaction among two totally different communities. Yuva Ekta Foundation, mind behind the Program will use intensive Theatre and Expressive Arts Modules to amplify their message.
This year, title of Youth Outreach Program will be ‘BREAKTHROUGH – Harnessing Emotional Intelligence.’
Defined as one’s ability to identify and manage one’s own emotions as well as those of others, to guide behaviour and attain desired outcomes, we will explore Emotional Intelligence and interpersonal dynamics with 60 young people, integrated from rural and urban Rajasthan, over the course of a week, and take our stories to 12 schools across Jaipur, to trigger self-awareness amongst the students as we help build more effective leadership skills, stronger friendships and connections to teachers, better conflict management skills, and greater academic achievement. –jaipurliteraturefestival.org
The performance of the outreach program will be showcased at ‘Samvad’ on 28th January, 12:30 PM, followed by an interaction with the Outreach participants.