Nordplus project RAISE (2014-2016)

The aim of the project – is to develop the competence of cultural awareness and expression with the emphasis on the unique national heritage in the following fields: national songs and dances, folk instruments, festive customs and traditions, symbolism, national costumes, traditional handicrafts, ancient architecture and culinary heritage. The aim of the project will be achieved in two ways: appreciating the cultural heritage of project partner countries, distinguishing similarities and differences, and adopting best practices of integrating cultural heritage into education, and modern life.

Project partners:
Kaunas Region Education Centre (Lithuania, project coordinator)
Adult Education Centre of South Karelia (Finland)
Association Positive Mind (Latvia)
Viksjofors ballet school (Sweden)
Borderlands Leader (Estonia)