Young people, particularly those of faith groups need to be equipped with various set of skills and to enhance and reinforce their role. This initiative will give them the skills to engage with debate, look at issues more holistically and counteract negative viewpoints.
The Critical Thinking Programme looks to develop the ability of young people in places of worship to debate, challenge negative thinking and championing new ideas and ways of learning.
The project will train a network of Faith and Civic Leaders on the basics of debating, encourage critical thinking and how to facilitate workshops.
This training will be in the form of a weekend residential, taking place sometime early 2017. The residential training will cover the various skills such as:
Encouraging critical thinking