Daily Archives June 26, 2014

Ripa and Svetlana represented Armenia at Umeå 2014-EYP Sweden’s 1st Youth Forum

We have talked with EYP Alumnus Ripa Hovsepyan and Svetlana Hovhannisyan, who are back home from Umeå 2014 – EYP Sweden’s 1st Youth Forum.

Svetlana: Let me tell a couple of words about Umeå and of its choice to host such great event. Umeå, the beautiful town of Sweden, was recognized as the Cultural  Capital of Europe in 2014, and yes, it proved it is worth. Umeå youth forum was revolving around the concept of culture as a driving force in development. The topics distributed within 7 committees aimed to explore the wide ranging aspects of culture. The forum consisted of one day of team building, 3 productive days of a committee work and the last GA day.

Let me say, that there was no resolution, wait, don’t get me wrong, instead we had an action plan, which was revolving the context...

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