In its 2013 call, the contest “A Sea of Words” is being held for the sixth time with the objective of contributing to the promotion of dialogue between peoples.
Within the framework of the European Year of Citizens, the contest addresses the vision and expectations of youths in relation to the issue of building citizenship in the countries of the Euro-Mediterranean area. The contest focuses on the production of short stories whose content is linked to the creation or consolidation of dynamics aimed at fostering voluntary work, a key element of active citizenship that helps to promote intergenerational solidarity, the evolution of values and societies, and the expression of the different sensibilities and realities of youths in the region. The contest is aimed at youths from 18 to 30, citizens of one of the 43 countries of the Euro-Mediterranean area. The deadline for submitting stories is 25th May. The awards ceremony will take place on 16th of September in Barcelona.