The European Commission will mark the European Week of Sport 2019 with a bi-communal football tournament, the “Friendship Cup”. The Commission will also give special focus to the celebration of International Peace Day on the 21st of September as part of the Friendship Cup. The games will take place at Orfeas Football Ground on the 14 & 22nd of September and at Yusuf Kaptan Football Ground on the 15th & 21st of September.Come and watch the games of the 6 teams in this bicommunal football tournament!Dates & Timetable:14 September 18:30 @ Orfeas Football Ground15 September 18:30 @ Yusuf Kaptan Football… Details>>
The European Commission, as part of European Mobility Week 2019, will mark the importance of safe walking and cycling and the benefits it can have for our health, our environment, and our bank balance with a series of “#walkwithus” events in Famagusta (Monday, 16 September 2019), Lapta (Wednesday, 18 September 2019,) & Nicosia (Thursday, 19 September 2019) in collaboration with the Cyprus Turkish Medical Association (KTTB) & Cyprus Turkish Diabetes Association (KTDD).
The aim of the #walkwithus events is to promote walking and cycling over private vehicles which can contribute to less congestion… Details>>
The European Commission cordially invites you to the Animal Diseases Eradication: "Healthier Animals and Safer Food" Conference. The Conference will take place on 13 June 2019, Thursday between 09:30 - 14:00 at Hidden Garden, Nicosia. There will be simultaneous translation at the conference. For info and registration: 0392 228 2577 or firstname.lastname@example.org Details>>
Startups4Peace 2019 is launched. Deadline to apply is 31 May!
The recently launched Startups4Peace 2019, is an initiative empowering entrepreneurs from the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities to cultivate their business ideas and equip themselves with the necessary knowledge and tools that will support them to establish successful businesses. The initiative is co-funded by the Embassy of Finland to Cyprus and the “Innovative Entrepreneurship” project, funded by the European Union and implemented by NI-CO. The initiative is in partnership with the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry… Details>>
The European Commission is supporting a 3-day Jazz Masterclass Workshop which will be held at Lefkoşa Anatolia Fine Arts High School and a Jam Session in the last evening, in partnership with Jazz Education Abroad (JEA).
The 3-day 2019 Lefkoşa Jazz Workshop begins on Wednesday, 19 June 2019 at 10:00 am and ends on Friday, 21 June 2019 Friday with the Gala Jazz Concert at 8:00 pm.
The workshop is open to musicians of all ages, for all instruments and for all levels.
The Jazz Masters include:
Marios Toumbas - piano
Loizos Pafitis - guitar
Cahit Kutrafali - bass
Gonzalo Maestre - drums
DEADLINE IS 31 October 2019!
Europe Day held on 9 May every year celebrates peace and unity in Europe. The date marks the anniversary of the historical "Schuman Declaration". At a speech in Paris in 1950, Robert Schuman, the then French foreign minister, set out his idea for a new form of political cooperation in Europe, which would make war between Europe's nations unthinkable.
On the occasion of Europe Day, all high school students are invited to participate in the “My Favourite EU Project” themed Photo Competition organised as part of Europe Day 2019 Celebrations. The competition encourages… Details>>