Akdeniz University International Relations Office

Meeting my Neighbour Project

The Project is prepared by System and Generation Association – S&G and granted by Anna Lindh Foundation under the Call for proposals “Network Intercultural Actions” ALF/NIA/2015/01.

The aim is to promote and increase mutual respect between the Turkish citizens and forced youth from diverse minorities who are tackling with social and cultural challenges by developing intercultural neighbour’s dialogue with involvement of Network Members as partner from 3 major cities of Turkey – Eskisehir, Antalya and Ankara.

Partners of the Project:

  • Sistem ve Jenerasyon Derneği – S&G (Applicant)
  • Akdeniz University Euromed Youth Centre
  • 2N İnovasyon Araştırma ve Geliştirme Yaz. Tic.Ltd.Şti.
  • Association of Civil Society and “Development Institute (ACSDI)
  • Third Sector Foundation of Turkey (TUSEV)
  • EU Activities Centre Association
  • Turkey Disable Education and Solidarity foundation (ÖZEV)
  • Eskişehir Mevlevihanesi Cultural Association

The specific objectives of the project are:

  • To involve young people to dialogue with their neighbours who are coming from different cultures, religions, and social backgrounds.
  • The participants should prepare a practical record of their communication by using the method of Participatory Video.
  • To increase the level of knowledge, tolerance and sympathy of local citizens and those individuals about cultural diversity in their community and focus on common values, traditions etc.
  • All of this will be done by promoting the video based on real life stories of those individuals and their life in the foreign country.

Main Activities:

– Video Competition (Click for details)
– “Dialogue between Neighbours” Video Festival-Ankara
– “Dialogue between Neighbours” Video Festival -Eskişehir
– “Dialogue between Neighbours” Video Festival -Antalya

Son Güncelleme : 9 June Tuesday 2020