Cross border cooperation introduced in Valmiera, Latvia


On 20 September two partners of the Project "Cooperation for Quality Education for Children at Social Risk" from Valmiera, namely Valmiera 5.Secondary school and Valmiera Children SOS Village, celebrated European Cooperation Day 2013 together with pupils of the Valmiera 5.Secondary school.

During the informative session Project Coordinator from the Valmiera Children SOS Village Ms Liga Sovere introduced with the idea of the European Cooperation Day and cross border Programmes, as well with activities that the Village is undertaking during the Project lifetime.

Daila Ranše and Jolanta Krišjāne – Project Coordinators from the Valmiera 5.Secondary school is going to organize trainings to team the classmates, public meetings with famous people, will purchase communication games and will organize experience exchange visit of pupils and teachers to Poltsamaa in Estonia already on 25 September 2013.

Project duration is 20 months with the total budget of 231 765,83 EUR. Programme co-financing for partners from Valmiera - Valmieras 5.Secondary school  – 35 000 EUR and Valmiera Chidren SOS Village – 15 000 EUR.

You can read more about the Project in PORTFOLIO.