The Municipality of Larissa participates in the Europe for Citizens program - "HE-ART: Heart of Europe - a network of cities promoting heart culture, solidarity and intergration". The aim of the program is to create a network of cultural points ("Heart Sisters") which through art, artistic play, dialogue and volunteering will promote solidarity, peace, acceptance, enhancing active citizenship to overcome xenophobia and stigmatization. The coordinating partner of the program is Drustvo za Naravno Ucenje Z Dozivljanje Umetnosti In Narave G (Slovenia) and the other partners: Drustvo za podporo civilne druzbe (Slovenia), Integration for Alla (Sweden) , Bashkia Lezhe (Albania), Shoqata Shqiptare and Ambjentalisteve Industriale (Albania), Municipality of Larissa (Greece), Municipality of Medina del Campo (Spain), Sandanski (Bulgaria), Sdruzhenie Yuni Partners (Bulgaria), Mata-malam Comitato 10 Febbraio (Italy), Municipality of Rieti (Italy), Hjelmsjövik HVB Hem (Sweden).
The 5th International Workshop on "TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF CULTURE - ENGAGING UNEMPLOYED YOUTH" took place in Örkelljunga, Sweden, from 5 to 7 March 2019, at the Ingeborg Cultural Center. During the meeting, the Ingeborg Cultural Center was briefed, discussions and experiential workshops were held. In particular, the participants jointly developed a theatrical performance that was presented at the end of the meeting at an open event.
The video with the live performance is available at the following link:
At the workshop on behalf of the Municipality of Larissa participated the employees of the Department of Engineering & Maintenance & Maintenance, Mr Pneumatikos Ilias and Ms Vasiliki Boumpitsa.