28 Oct Opening event in Kavala
By Ladies Union of Drama – H.O.H, with Kavala as the last station
The Opening Events of the project “Mobile School Travels” have been completed.
In the framework of the Active Citizens Fund program.
Ladies Union of Drama – H.O.H, as the implementing body of the three-year project “Mobile School Travels” organized the opening event in Kavala, with 50 representatives of the political and military leadership, social services, cultural and charitable organizations of the Prefecture of Kavala.
During the opening event, which took place on Wednesday 21 October 2020, keeping all the preventive measures due to the pandemic faithfully, there were presented the aims and goals of the three-year project, the target group which is Roma children and their parents, the interventions that started being held in Chrysoupoli of Kavala, and in particular in the regions of Chrysochori and Piges, as well as the team implementing the project. All the representatives that attended the event offered their cooperation at any level needed, and they also expressed their enthusiasm and surprise about the project, which has astrong regional consciousness.
This was the third and last opening event since the signing of the contract last March, since it was preceded by the opening event in Drama and one more in Xanthi. The “Mobile School Travels” project will have been completed by February 2023, employs 5 people and has a budget of 299.164,33 euros. Following two years of interventions in Drama, the Mobile School now travels three times per week in areas of Drama, Kavala and Xanthi, in order to reach Roma children that are excluded from the school communities or due to their family environment are unable to have a normal attendance. Its goal is to empower and prepare children to integrate in the school communities and society at large.
THE PRESS OFFICE OF LADIES UNION OF DRAMA – H.O.H.