From April 9-11, 2019 in Novo Mesto, Slovenia, was held the first meeting for the project "IMPACT - Inclusion Matters! using Performing Arts towards Cohesion and Tolerance " with which the implementation of the project officially started.
The event was attended by all partners involved in the project from the European Union and the Western Balkans, in order to coordinate for successful implementation of the activities and achievement of the results of the project. The partners at this 3 day meeting met each other, joined team building exercises, discussed methodologies and engagement of the community at local, regional, national and international level in order to maximize the impact of the project.
The project "IMPACT - Inclusion Matters!" using Performing Arts towards Cohesion and Tolerance "is designed to foster social inclusion by developing artistic strategies, techniques and methodologies targeting refugees and citizens at local level.
This project will contribute to the promotion of social inclusion by promoting active participation, cohesion, tolerance and respect for human rights.
The IMPACT project is implemented by VIFIN - Center for Integration in cooperation with ALDA, Coalition of youth organizations SEGA, La Piccionaia - Theater Production Center, LDA Montenegro, LDA Mostar, Novo Mesto City Development Association (DRPDNM) and Center for the Development of Volunteer Work urban development supported by the Erasmus + program of the European Union.