Europe is more than Football 2012
Start date: 01 Mar 2012,
In early summer 2012 almost all Europe, and especially Poland and Ukraine will be highly focused on the UEFA Euro 2012, both in terms of football and in terms of international friendship and cooperation through sports. The extraordinary Interest during the Euro 2012 Football Championship is used to focus young people in Donetsk and Lviv on the general idea of a common Europe, this is a big chance especially in working with young people24 volunteers from 9 countries (AT, DE, PL, PT, IT, GR, TR, ES, RO) will be settled in Lviv and Donetsk (Ukraine) for 3 months.Together with local volunteers they will provide street and park animation, street soccer tournaments and similar activities and promote the idea of a common Europe through that. They will be split in groups and do that parallel at 3-4 different locations in both cities.the locations will be mainly in suburban areas, in order to bring an additional value to those young people who will not be able to directly attend the big commercial event. Teams of volunteers will also provide documentation of the event and make interviews with local youth and adult regarding the European event.The project will be organized in close cooperation of alle partners, an own prep meeting is included. Also the local authorities in Lviv and Donetsk will be involved both by financial and logistical support.
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