YOU ARE WELCOME – guidebook

YOU ARE WELCOME is a Europe for Citizens project (Networks of Towns) which arose from the recognition of the risks posed by the rise of xenophobia, intolerance and discrimination in Europe. The project brings together eleven partners from eight countries in Europe committed to supporting migrant and refugee integration, community development and promoting evidence–based policymaking…

You Are Welcome final report

The project «YOU ARE WELCOME: European Network for Integration of Refugees at Local Level and Combating Hate Speech» was funded with the support of the European Union under the Programme “Europe for Citizens”Applicable to the Strand 2 – Measure 2.2 “Networks of Towns” Four events have been carried out within this project: Event 1 Participation: The event…

language united 2018

Language United / contact-making event (June 2018 – Thessaloniki – Greece).  ‘Solidarity and Intercultural Dialogue.’ Language United was running from 17th to 21st June 2018 arose from identification of dangers of xenophobia, intolerance and discrimination in Europe with participation of 10 partners from 10 countries.  Language United / contact-making event (June 2018 – Thessaloniki –…

if

What would you do if you could be reborn in any body at any place? What would you do if you could choose your gender? Your lifespan? From one minute to eternity? If you could choose your surroundings? Sea? Desert? Palm-trees? If you could pick the people around you? If you could build a community…

gribskov 2018

SOUND! How can we relate within a short time, how we communicate, if our background is different, and we do not even speak the same language? Are we curious about each other at all? If yes, how we pose questions, and how we answer them? How we tell our own stories, and what kind of…

thessaloniki 2017

‘Otherness Dialogues’ workshop held by othernessproject during the second transnational meeting in Thessaloniki, of You Are Welcome project, 25-26 November 2017. Main focus was: object – personal story, storytelling and common narratives, and instant installation. Questions: How can we meet in a short time, in an easily accessible way with people speaking different languages, having…

urbanartventures 2017

UrbanArtVentures II took place in Volos, Greece, from the 12th-21 th of September 2017. The project is a collaboration between Jugend & Kulturprojekt e. V. (Germany), Urban Act (Greece) and thirty participants – street artists, youth workers and art educators from Denmark, France, Greece, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Serbia and Spain. The UrbanArtVentures II project aims…

spread the word 2017

Training course on PR and dissemination: an EU-project led by Jugend- & Kulturprojekt e.V. in Dresden, between 9-16 October. Participating countries: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Romania, Spain and the United Kingdom. Stine Ebbesen represented othernessproject. Project Coordinator: Myrto-Helena Pertsinidi. Training leader: Dimitra Zervaki. Topics: Values of persevrance, consistency, accountability, playfulness and discretion, Team Canvas…

you are welcome 2017/2018

YOU ARE WELCOME is a collaborative project of 13 partner organisations which endeavours to connect new arrivals, third country nationals residing and native citizens. The aim of WELCOME is to deconstruct the process of migrants’ stigmatization, help communities involved overcome stereotypes and develop counter narratives for more accurate perceptions of migrants and refugees stemming in…

hybridspace: anthony

Anthony is a nomadic character: he travels through the texts and scenes of nine young artists, taking up different roles, adventures, genres and styles. Anthony as a common character is leading us across conceptions, settings, cultural and linguistic environments, and is weaving the nine different artistic worlds into one common, loose narrative. The authors of…