Check how was Mercy Team Weekend in Vienna
During the above sessions the volunteers took part in practical skills workshops; for instance, project management, conflict resolution, public speaking, promotion or leadership. The workshops were lead by the professionals, trainers and practitioners knowledgeable in their professions. Moreover, the participants were introduced to the spiritual aspect of preparations for the World Youth Days and integrated with other volunteers.
Mercy Team was a year-long preparation program for volunteers during the WYD2016. It included four meetings targeted at the young people from all around the world:
in Czestochowa, Poland: 26th July – 2nd August 2015
in Vienna, Austria: 28th October – 1st November 2015
in Katowice, Poland: 15th January – 17th January 2016
in Kraków, Poland: 28th April – 1st May 2016
Sally from Egypt
'I joined the project because I would like to be God’s volunteer and serve Him.'