Mobility and volunteering in town twinning. Stand.Up project conference in Venice

Ноя 11, 2011

Good governance Linked project:

ALDA has organised as partner leader of the project STAND.UP, an International Conference on «Mobility and volunteering in town twinning — Exchange of methodologies between Local Authorities and Civil Society» which will take place in Venice on 15 and 16 November (Russott Hotel — Via Orlanda 4 — San Giuliano).
The event aims to promote the concept of mobility and volunteering, strengthening the involvement of civil society organisations, within the framework of European twinning, in order to create a greater cooperation between Local Authorities and Civil Society Organizations.
For more information, download the program.

The conference is part of the activities of the project «STAND.UP: Strengthening Twinning and Networking for Development Agreements. United in Partnership» funded by the European Programme «Europe for Citizens», implemented by ALDA in partnership with 17 international partners.
STAND.UP aims to promote citizen participation and interaction with local and European institutions, through debates on important issues in the field of town twinning.
During the conference in Venice, after the intervention of senior officials of local and European authorities, will be shared examples of good practices on mobility and volunteering by representatives of European and international associations. Participants will be divided into three working groups to discuss these issues.
The Conference will take place November 15 from 9:30 to 18:00 and 16 from 9:30 to 12:30 at the Hotel Russott.
Participation is free of charge, and It is planned for both days, the opportunity to take part in the lunch served, with a contribution of 15 euros for lunch.

To register please complete the form in all its parts and send it to Cinzia Spinazzè:, by 11 November.
For more information contact via email: or, or call +39 0444 540146.