Youth exchange "Colourful Europe" in Sighetu-Marmetiei, Romania from 16th to 22nd of August 2016

"Colourful Europe” was a 7-day youth exchange that brought together 36 participants and 1 facilitator from 6 different countries - Romania, Greece, Turkey, Lithuania, Hungary, Italy. 

The overall objective of this project was to raise awareness of the importance of cultural diversity in Europe and the contribution that young people can make to build a tolerant society based on cultural diversity and inclusion. 

During the project, young people learned to recognize their own distinctive culture and to integrate themselves in a wider European context. They also discussed European themes for the exchange of cultural habits, learned more about being citizens of Europe, participated in presentations, workshops, cultural nights and a trip to nearby cultural venues of Sighetu-Marmatiei.