Center for United Nations Constitutional Research (www.cuncr.org) Mountain Seminar. Τhe land beyond. International Environmental Laws and Climate Change: Is There Global Climate Justice?  16 – 21 July 2017, Vitsa, Epirus, Greece   Building on the experience and outcome of the: - founding GLAP seminar “Cosmopolitan consciousness and civic action in a globalized world” (2-7.8.2014),  - the GLAP II, on “Global Citizen Education for Sustainable Development” (25-30.7.2015) and - the GLAP III “Federalist Responses to Global Challenges” (30.7-4.8.2016), the forth...
30 July – 4 August 2016 The third summer six days cosmopolitan peripatetic seminar, which took place at the land beyond in Vitsa, Epiros, Greece (National Park of Northern Pindos), 30.7-4.8.2016, building on the experience and outcome of the founding GLAP seminar (2-7.8.2014) and the GLAP II, on "Cosmopolitan consciousness and civic action in a globalized world" (25-30.7.2015), had the goal: to highlight the added value of federalism in organizing human community at, local, national, regional and global scale, in order to address and tackle the major problems and challenges which faces the...
Global Citizen Education for Sustainable Development 25-30 July 2015, Vitsa, Epirus The second summer six days cosmopolitan peripatetic seminar, which took place at the land beyond in Vitsa, Epiros, Greece (National Park of Northern Pindos), 25-30.7.2015, building on the experience and outcome of the founding GLAP seminar (2-7.8.2014), on "Cosmopolitan consciousness and civic action in a globalized world", had the goal: to advance global citizen education through school curricula and civic action around the world with a view to promoting sustainable development. Despite the...
Cosmopolitan consciousness and civic action in a globalized world, 2-7 August, Vitsa, Zagori. The summer six days peripatetic seminar took place in the idyllic environment of Epirus (National Park of Northern Pindos), in the National Park of Northern Pindos and at the Land Beyond in Vitsa. The main goal was to explore ways of building global citizenship in consciousness and in action, and of using it to address today’s impasses in democratic governance, sustainability, peace and security. A group of 25 dynamic individuals,  scholars, professionals, from diverse nationalities,...
Summary and harvest of the seminar (click here!) Seminar Participatory Leadership in Practice How to build and run a political party in the liberal era The “land beyond”, in collaboration with Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom and with the support of European Expression, organized a 6 day interactive laboratory between 15-21 July 2013, on the subject of the building and running of a party or political actor based on the principles and tools of participatory leadership. 50 people attended the seminar, most of whom were young people, who are involved or want to be...
“Right to the Village” In the meeting under the coordination of the greek NGO European Expression (Evropaiki Ekfrasi) participated 50 people representing NGOs and cultural clubs of almost every Balkan country. The meeting aimed at cooperation among organizations, exchange of know how and good practices, enrichment of public dialogue and joint action on local development issues based on voluntarism and citizen society values. On Saturday 7th of July at 20.30 a Balkan fiesta was held by the Net “Right to the village” at Kapesovo. Balkan dishes were offered and photo exposition as...