The “Lampedusa-Berlin Project” is inspired by the recent historical events of Europe as the fall of “Berlin Wall”, the opening of the eastern countries and the migration fluxes of Mediterranean countries and Middle East.
The project aims to create a shared thinking among groups of citizens. In this case the island of Lampedusa and the city of Berlin are considered symbols of the important challenge for the protection of a Europe guarantor of integration, rights and solidarity.
Keys words of the project: hospitality, immigration, migrants, refugees, solidarity, trip, rights, integration, people, citizens, history, Europe, wall, young, dialogue.
The call is open to all the citizens, individually or in groups (max 3 persons), of EU countries and countries participating to the “Europe for Citizens Programme”. In case of groups it will be necessary to indicate a leader as a representative of the group
The logo must be unrealised, original and done especially for the ideas contest. All the developed projects must be combined by a short descriptive report in English indicating: (max 1000 letters):
a) justifications and explanations of all reasons which led to the creation of that specific graphic project
b) the explanation of the potentiality of the use of the logo application on different materials, such as on letterhead, publishing products, t-shirts, shoppers, banner web etc., and of the relationship of brand characteristics to that application.
The documents must be sent only in the following way not later than 12:00 a.m. (CET/CEST, midday Brussels time) by 16th may 2017.
Application of participants and electronic sending: email email@example.com
Ways of selection
The projects will be examine by a selection Committee specifically appointed by ForTeS Foundation. The evaluation will be based on criteria: appearance, effectiveness and consistency with the project and the addresses issue.
The selected winner will be invited to the event which will take place to Strasbourg (France) (max 3 persons).
FOR MORE IFORMATION: www.fondazionefortes.it (English and Italian version)
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