NEWS & EVENTS
6TH EDITION OF WALKING FOR PEACE
On Saturday, October 6th 2018, the 6th edition of the transboundary event “Walking for Peace” will take place in Malcantone and in the Varese’s area. The event is supported by Swiss and Italian municipalities.
Both adult and children can participate to this event, whose main purpose is to bring people together and to give a message of brotherhood and solidarity. The whole event will be animated by performances and show that will take place at each leg of the path, and, lastly, at the Sala comunale of Ponte Tresa there will be a “Maccheronata (Pasta) of solidarity” and a Charity Lottery.
INAUGURATION OF THE 8TH WORLD PEACE FORUM AND THE “VILLAGE OF PEACE”
Dear teachers, on Monday, November 12th 2018, from 8.45 AM to 4 PM don’t miss the event that will take place at Palazzo dei Congressi of Lugano: a whole day completely dedicated to primary, middle, high an professional schools’ students of Ticino. There will be various workshops related to the Forum’s topic “Peace and protection of people and the environment”, in every shade of meaning, namely the defense of every human or living being and the diffusion of a peace, tolerance and solidarity message.
This year the Forum has received a special patronage by Swiss ITI (International Theatre Institute).
After the great success of the last editions, Culture Ticino Network Association is glad to present the 8th World Peace Forum, it will take place from 12th November to 13th November in Lugano’s area. The theme of this edition will be “Peace and protection of people and environment”.
Culture Ticino Network launches a contest in order to create a flag of the 6th walking for peace, which will held on Saturday 6th October. The contest is addressed to 3th and 4th elementary classes in Ticino and in Varese’s area.
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NEWSLETTER FEBRUARY 2018!
With the upcoming 2018 we are proud to introduce you to our events and news of Culture Ticino Network Association! Every year we desire to keep you informed about our activities of the association through our newsletter and we hope you will like it.
From the 17th to the 23rd of November 2017 Maria Lota Gonzales, foundress of Children of Paombong Philippines Association, and Cristina Gonzales, Deputy Mayor of Paombong, have been visiting us in Switzerland in occasion for our seventh edition of World Forum for Peace. During their visit we have met with the architect that will help us in building our Multipurpose Center.
Every year Culture Ticino Network Association strives to support solidarity projects in order to help needy people both from Ticino and rest of the world.