FOCUS Informative Events 16th -18th of October 2015


Municipality of Agia invites you to attend informative events which will be held from 16th to 18th of October 2015 within the frame of the European project FOCUS.

The project FOCUS - Stimulating new forms of active civic participation through focus on Social and Solidarity Economy, is implemented under the European Programme "Europe for citizens" and financed by 100% from the European Organization EACEA "Education, Audiovisual & Culture Executive Agency" of the European Commission.

Municipality of Agia, lead partner of project FOCUS, coordinates the actions of a network of 10 European districts that desire to disseminate as a best practice for the empowerment of civic participation of those citizens who have not been involved so far, or who reject the Union outright of put in question its achievements, their engagement in Social economy structures.

The 1st open-day entitled: "A standpoint for a deeper discussion on the future of Europe and on what kind of Europe citizens want", will be hosted on Friday 16th of October at 18:00, at the Conference Hall "Chryssalida" in Agia, while the 2days informative event entitled "2day non-formal education platform and debate: Social economy as a boost to the European active citizenship" will be held on Saturday 17th of October at the Conference Hall "Chryssalida" in Agia and on Sunday 18th of October at 10:00 at the Conference Hall of Anatoli, district of the Municipality of Agia.

During these events the FOCUS partners will have the opportunity to meet local associations, NGOs and groups of citizens, exchange best practices and opinions and get in touch with local customs and traditions.

For more information:

Municipality of Agia/ Department of EU Programmes
Tel./ Fax: +30 2494022777
Mob: +30 6974508249
Contact person: Mrs Theodora Patsiavoudi
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FOCUS Intentions

Active Civic Participation

European citizenship

Intercultural Dialogue

European integration