PRESS RELEASE – Kick-off Meeting of the European Project YOUROPE

The Mayor Athienou Mr. Kyriakos Kareklas, accompanied by the President of the Municipal Council of Youth Dimitris Ierodiokonou and the Accounting Officer of the Municipality Mr Yannis Hatzimichael, participated at the kick-off meeting of the YOUROPE Project from 29 to 30 October 2018, which is within the framework of the initiative ‘Europe for Citizens’. The meeting took place in the city of Altea, Spain. The aim of the project is to unite roads for a better understanding of young people about Europe and the elimination of Euro-skepticism.

In the project participate cities or institutions from Warsaw – Poland, Ljubljana – Slovenia, Elassona – Greece, Sofia – Bulgaria, South – Sicily – Italy, Brussels – Belgium and the Municipality of Athienou.

The actions are 100% covered by European funding.

During the Project elaboration, meetings will take place in all the cities of the network. A meeting will take place between 3-5 April 2019 in the Municipality of Athienou.

At the meeting in Altea, Spain, the Mayor Athienou had the opportunity to meet and cooperate with the Mayor of Altea, as well as the Mayor of the city of Chialo, Spain.