Characteristics of a Peace Bus delegate

  • Be able to express themselves and exchange ideas and information,
  • Be able to think for themselves,
  • Be willing to listen to and respect ideas of others
  • Have initiative, resourcefulness and an open mind
  • Be willing to accept responsibilities
  • Be respectful of authority
  • Demonstrate a willingness to adhere to time commitments before, during and after the programme
  • Be able to interact well with their peer group and with adults
  • Be willing to plan, lead and participate in activities
  • Be able to be flexible
  • Be mature
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Be good at dealing with conflict
  • Have experience travelling with groups
  • Have experience camping and be willing to sleep in strange places