Thanks to the cooperation with the Diocese of Piacenza – Bobbio, in particular with the Youth Pastoral Office, the Week of the World – 2018 will take place in Italy at the premises of the residence called“Bellotta”, located in Pontenure, in the Province of Piacenza.
WOW will be organized this year from July 23 to July 30, 2018.
The offer is addressed to all youth aged between 15 and 19, up to a maximum of 100 participants.
The pedagogical journey of the 2018 edition will revolve around the theme: “Taking care of the other”
Inspired by the narrative of the Little Prince by Antoine De Saint-Exupéry, the participants will be invited to work through workshops and dialogue on the topic of responsibility and co-responsibility towards oneself and others.
This experience will be shapes by key figures of the famous text of Saint-Exupéry which will help the participants to deepen topics that are at the foundation of all human experience and are transversal to all cultural and geographic latitudes, as also the renewed presence of many foreign participants to WOW editions demonstrate.
Some of the most significant topics that we will tackle include:
- Caring for what you have tamed … taming;
- Time as founding element of human relations;
- Freedom as the greatest gift;
- Seeing the essential with the heart.