07 Sep September 9 & 10 as part of the pre-festival events “The Mobile School Travels” to the celebration of the little ones
“The Mobile School Travels” of the Drama Ladies Association-H.O.H. will be at the feast of ubiquitous little ones.
The 44th Drama Short Film Festival starts with pre-festival events. Specifically, on Thursday and Friday, September 9 & 10, the International Performance Art Meeting dedicated to the performing arts will take place in Agia Varvara Park. The event will host artists and academics from Greece and abroad, while students of the School of Fine Arts will also participate. The project team will inform the participants about the project, while at the same time it will carry out an action for Roma children who will approach the place. After two years of interventions only within Drama, the Mobile School, travels three times a week to areas of Drama, Kavala and Xanthi, in order to reach Roma children who are excluded for either social or family reasons from school communities and cannot have regular attendance.
The project “The Mobile School Travels” is implemented within the framework of the Active citizens fund program, with the implementing body the Ladies Union of Drama – H.O.H The Active citizens fund program, amounting to € 12 million, is funded by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway and is part of the European Economic Area (EEA) funding mechanism for the period 2014 – 2021, known as EEA Grants. The program aims to strengthen and enhance the sustainability of civil society and to highlight its role in promoting democratic processes, enhancing citizen participation in the community and defending human rights. The management of the Active citizens fund program in Greece has been jointly undertaken by the Bodosakis Foundation and SolidarityNow.