what to send - what to prepare - what to bring

peacecamp 2017: Strangers? Looking beyond walls
in Lackenhof, July 4th – 14th, 2017

Dear participants of peacecamp 2017

We are very glad to host you at peacecamp 2017 in Lackenhof/Lower Austria.
Please note that your participation commits you to do some preparatory and a few follow-up assignments, to participate in ALL the activities of the peacecamp and to adhere to the 10 rules of the peacecamp.

Preparations before the peacecamp:
Please send us till January 30th

  • your completely filled in participation sheet, signed by yourself and your parents
  • a photocopy of your passport (please make sure that it is valid!), if you are a member of one of the two groups from Israel
  • your photo and a few words describing who you are, why you want to join peacecamp, what you will contribute and what you hope taking home from peacecamp
  • your filled in questionnaire 4questions4peace*

Please prepare and bring to the peacecamp

  • your own individual Life Story Book*
  • your group’s posters and video film for the talks4peace*
  • your group’s culture evening

*exact instructions/assignments/questionnaires will be given to you by your teacher

Please pack in your suitcase:

  • an inexpensive 100% white cotton t-shirt
  • your Life Story Book
  • your talks4peace posters and videos
  • any music instrument you play that you could bring: flute, guitar, drum, castanets, accordion, triangle, etc.
  • anything you can do well (making tricks, painting, a poem you love, a text that inspires you, anything that makes you happy or is fun to show, to do perform or to teach others)
  • your favorite music
  • your own photo or video camera
  • anything you would need for your culture evening
  • underwear
  • plastic slippers
  • long sleeves/long legs pajamas
  • jeans
  • trackies
  • a spare outfit that can get dirty, wet
  • shorts
  • light short sleeve t-shirts
  • long sleeve shirts
  • 1 warm sweater
  • good waterproof shoes/sneakers
  • rain cover
  • waterproof jacket
  • head cover
  • towels


  • mosquito repellent
  • sun protection
  • tooth brush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, etc.
  • if you are a girl: sanitary napkins/tampax or the like
  • some favorite snacks you couldn’t do without
  • if you need medication, don’t forget to bring it

More things-to-bring or to-prepare could be added:
Please inform yourself regularly in 2017.peacecamp.net

Please remember:

We, the peacecamp team, will do our best to give you a great and challenging time.

This is going to be YOUR own personal peacecamp: In order to get something out you must put something in :-)

Hope to see you soon in Lackenhof.

Your host4peace,

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What to Prepare/what to send us

What to Prepare/what to send us


  • please send us your photo and a description of yourself, including a statement of WHY you are joining the peacecamp: what are your expectations and what will YOU contribute to it . This will be posted in our blog.
  • questionnaire 4questions4peace (your teacher will give it to you): please make sure to answer all 4 questions on your computer. Please do this conscientious, by yourself.
  • please prepare and bring your own LIFE STORY BOOK*
  • please prepare the assignments talks4peace*
  • please prepare a culture evening* together with your friends from your group
  • questionnaire 4questions4peace (please answer all the questions, on your computer, by yourself. Do not copy your first 4questions, do them again!
  • feedback questionnaire
  • essay (the topic will be given to you later)
    *life Story Book and Talks4peace: instructions will be given to you by your teacher

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