“RESEMBLANCES” – a Cross-Cultural Filmmaking Workshop
Bellingham, Washington Sister Cities held an event in which Bellingham Sister Cities and their sister city partnerships screened videos that their international teams produced. They used a translator program to overcome any language barrier, WhatsApp and Instagram to communicate with distant group members in other time zones. Good communication was essential as they encouraged each other to obtain still photos and video clips that fit their vision of lifestyle and geographic resemblances between their various countries.
Twinning Italy-Canada activities in Research and Innovation in the Agri-Food Area
Fungal diseases in cereal crops are a global preoccupation, as they not only threaten worldwide cereal production but could also cause public health and international trade issues. To foster knowledge sharing and strengthen scientific cooperation, two of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s research centres and the Italian Agricultural Research Council, collaborated on the initiative: “Twinning Italy-Canada activities in Research and Innovation in the Agri-Food Area”
Elterncafes im Dialog
“Elterncafé im Dialog e.V.” (Parents’ Café in Dialog.), has built a bridge between the parents and children of Arkhangelsk and Emden on the basis of organizing joint group discussions, seminars, round tables and workshops, such as the annual summer schools held reciprocally in twinning cities.
PLAYING project – Enhancing the quality of preschool services through innovative play-based learning methodologies.
Mobile Airways Sentinel NetworK Allergy Diary (MASK)
An example of the full adaptation of the mobile app use.
New E-consultation for Zagreb’s patients thanks to Andalusia’s experience.
International Project Week
Every two years, the city of Reutlingen organizes an Internationale Projektwoche (the German word for international project week) with adolescents from the partner cities. The aim is to bring together young people. The international project team believes that thematic discussions help teenagers to overcome barriers quicker.
Gemeinsam gegen Gewalt an Frauen
Freudenstadt and Courbevoie aimed their “Gemeinsam gegen Gewalt an Frauen” (german for “Together versus violence against women”) project to sensitize the public and develop competences in combating violence against women. Twinning cities want to show that the German-French friendship and cohesion within the meaning of the European Spirit, nations and constraints can help in eliminating violence against women.
Development of migrants’ knowledge of the local labor market, DEKOLLA, is an EU project within Erasmus + for a strategic partnership in adult education between actors in Sweden, Germany and Italy.