The main purpose of this project is to transfer the know-how and experience of traditional professions from the elderly (retired or still active professionals) to young learners in Greece. Through this initiative, young participants and all interested parties can:
realize the benefits that can be gained by the new generation from business involvement in traditional professions for personal progress and prosperity of society
channel their energy in a traditional profession that may be for them a source of inspiration and creativity
generate new jobs for economic recovery
aware young people for the devastating effects in the environment caused by the industry and to introduce the use of recyclable energy sources for its protection (especially for this purpose a spot was created to raise awareness about the consequences of thoughtless abuse of the environment)
come closer the Third Age with New Generation as they will be connected with a common reference point
Project Implementation Period: 15/05/2012 to 05/15/2013
The project was approved under the Youth Initiatives Support Program funded by National resources from the General Secretariat for Youth through the Foundation for Youth and Lifelong Learning and supports non-profit organizations, associations, clubs, public institutions aimed at supporting innovative actions for young people by giving them a chance to feel active citizens.