Five of the seats on the trail will be filled by local 18-21 year olds to help document the Trail and develop professional media and journalistic skills. These outcomes will be supported via well established youth and media projects working within the City. St Michael’s Youth Project, Orchard Park, will be co-ordinating this element of the Trail.
Once in Sierra Leone they will live with a young person for a week to share their very different lives. The young people have now been selected and their rigorous training is underway. In the next few weeks a profiles of the young people will appear here.