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Varna Free University received a certificate of participation in the initiatives of "Varna - European Youth Capital 2017"

Students and lecturers from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" took part in the closing ceremony of the Association "Varna - European Youth Capital", at which the key to the Portuguese city of Cascais was given.


The ceremony took place in the emblematic for the sea capital "Marine Casino" cultural and entertainment complex, involving partners and participants in the project from Varna, the country and Europe. The guests from over 30 European organizations got acquainted with the achievements of Varna 2017 at an interactive exhibition. Two projects of Varna Free University - "Pavilion of Knowledge and Youth Creativity" and "Open Data for Smart Cities" were also presented.






During the year under the programme "Varna - European Youth Capital 2017" more than 140 projects were funded. The image of the sea capital was changed with the separate area of ​​Talyana quarter, the open-air library "Rapana", the wall "Before I get older, I would like ...", the "Shauttering" scene, the Innovator Creative Spaces. The open-air creative workshops of Varna Free University, the QUERYADA national data mining competition, a contest for the revitalization of facades of buildings of public interest, were among the impressive projects that developed the professionalism, creativity and innovative thinking of young people.



All events went under the title of Varna Innowave - because of the social innovations that were in focus this year. This is how social problems were solved for the first time or in a new way. The title managed to show Europe that there are thinking young people in the city who are zealous to pursue a career and are determined to live here.

by ВСУ Черноризец Храбър