The NGO “Society Initiatives Institute" (Ukraine) and the NGO “New Inspirtations" (Poland) have organized a youth exchange, ”Between Galicia and Europe,” to be held under the new program of cooperation between Ukraine and Poland.

The subject concerns strengthening regional cooperation between the two countries, especially in the context of shared history and culture of Galicia.

Co-organizer of the project, Taras Repytsky, reported, “Together with our Polish colleagues, we worked out an interesting project, which involves several stages of implementation in the future. The first of them being a youth exchange, which was supported by the Council of Ukrainian- Polish exchanges. We are very grateful for this opportunity because it will allow us to test our developments and further create new projects for youth and community of Galicia in search of deeper dialogue, cooperation and development.”

The project starts on October 21st and runs until the 28th, near the town of Tarnow. There will be 24 young participants, people from the Ukrainian and Polish parties who are interested in issues of youth, community and regional cooperation in Galicia.

The project is implemented within the framework of Ukrainian-Polish youth exchanges and with the support of the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine.