SmaF II: Dare 2 Dream! – Call for Participants

SmaF II: Dare 2 Dream! – Call for Participants

We are inviting you to apply for our upcoming project “Show me a Future II: Dare 2 Dream!” and its youth exchanges.

A project is made in cooperation between Culture goes Europe (CGE): Soziokulturelle Initiative Erfurt e.V. (Germany), Associazione Culturale Strauss – Arcistrauss (Italy), United Societies of Balkans (Greece) , Asociatia Tinerilor cu Initiativa Civica – ATIC (Romania) and Mtü EstYES (Estonia).

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BUILDING BRIDGES PODCAST: Episode 1

BUILDING BRIDGES PODCAST: Episode 1

The first episode of Building Bridges Podcast is now available for listeners! This week Duarte Lacerda had an interview with Markus Rebitschek – an experienced youth worker, founder of CGE Culture Goes Europe, now team member of Europäische Jugendbildungs- und Jugendbegegnungsstätte Weimar. The interview turned out to be an engaging conversation, during which Markus told us how he started as youth project organiser, what inspires him, about the choices he have made, and how he sees the future of youth work. He also answered the questions asked by our followers.

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Global warming: Local perspective from Erfurt – Panel Discussion Report

Global warming: Local perspective from Erfurt – Panel Discussion Report

The issue of global climate change is perceived as something that affects the whole planet, but is quite often overlooked when it comes to its impact on a particular area. This can make us underestimate the specific effects that it has on our city, region, and hence – lead to believe that it is something that happens far away and that input of every single person and community efforts won’t influence anything. We wanted to bring more attention to it.

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ROBOTIK Know How! – Youth Exchange Report

ROBOTIK Know How! – Youth Exchange Report

CGE had yet another Youth Exchange running last week, this time focused in robotics and programming. Featuring participants from 3 countries, it comprised a full week of fun and games, used to learn new skills and bridge cultural gaps. It was filled with great moments and laid the foundations for future activities. Do you want to know more?

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Culture Goes Digital: Training Course in Cyprus

Culture Goes Digital: Training Course in Cyprus

It’s not often that you get the opportunity to learn from the best on how to teach robotic skills to young children. It is even less often, though, that you get to do it while visiting a new, lovely, hot country in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea. That was exactly  the case of Culture Goes Digital last training course in Cyprus: giving 6 adults the opportunity of expanding their knowledge on robotics. Do you want to know more about their experience?

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HiER SPIELEN WIR! – Bringing the Neighbourhood Together

HiER SPIELEN WIR! – Bringing the Neighbourhood Together

Last Sunday, CGE and our Greek Fellow Mariana Anthropelou joined forces to bring local families together for an interactive day of play in Erfurt. The event was the first in a series that seeks to foster neighborhood cohesion through the creation of collaborative playgrounds and is part of our ongoing collaboration with START! Create Cultural Change – a capacity building and fellowship program for aspiring cultural managers in Greece. Continue reading

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