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Archipelago culture (Skärgårdskultur)

The project Skärgårdskultur is based on a cross-border cultural cooperation whichalready existed during the latter part of the 1990s. The projects goal was to strengthen thearchipelago identity and to establish sustainable development for cultural workers active inthe archipelago.Within the project an annual cultural-conference for the archipelago was organised. Theconferences had 50–70 participants and constituted of workshop and networking meetingswhich also continued after the project was finalised.During the project, a distance study course in archipelago knowledge was created.The course included a number of cultural events that was meant to elevate the localarchipelago culture. The main target group for the project was locally active culturalworkers and administrators in the archipelago, and indirectly also the local population. Inaddition to this students and teachers in the archipelago schools, as well as representativesof local historic societies were engaged for various projects. The project also supported thecreation of twin towns between municipalities in the archipelago region. Achievements: Please refer to the 'Description' field, which also includes the achievements of this project.
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  • 50%   630 000,00
  • 2000 - 2006 Skärgården (SE-FI)
  • Project on KEEP Platform
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